Many people find antique sewing machines some what special in their own ways. However, if you’re the kind of person trying to be up-to-date, the chances of you actually wanting to buy these old sewing machines may be slim to none. Why would you get a sewing machine that’s roughly 40 pounds heavy when there’s a lot more options offered at less than half this weight? It’s not fun moving a machine this bulky and difficult to lift around. However, many find the joys of having this kind of sewing machine outweighing its obvious disadvantages, and here are a few of them.