Do you need a heavy duty sewing machine for vinyl?
If the fabric is too thick you will need an industrial sewing machine. Our Marine Vinyl Fabric can be used with most regular sewing machines. … If you use pins it will leave holes in your marine vinyl fabric.
What kind of thread is used for auto upholstery?
Nylon is excellent for indoor upholstery, automotive upholstery, luggage and more. Monofilament thread is a clear, strong nylon thread that blends in with fabrics. This thread sews well, and comes in three sizes.
Do you need a walking foot for vinyl?
The surface of vinyl is sticky and slippery at the same time. It’s notoriously difficult to feed with a standard General Purpose Foot. A Walking Foot will help pull the fabric through at the same rate as your feed dogs.