Mini sewing machines are also known as handheld sewing machines. These machines are compact size machines, lightweight machine with very few features like simple straight forward stitch. These machines are portable sewing machines, easy to operate and easy to maintain it. These machines are used for simple sewing and are not durable. These machines are not suitable for regular sewers, only temporary stitching can be done with this machine. People who need sewing machine for temporary period of time can go for this type of machines, the stitches of these machines are not strong, and thick fabrics cannot be sewn on this mini sewing machine. However, mini sewing machine for beginners is a great tool to know what they are.
Mini sewing machines are manufactured by local companies, the quality of these machines are not that good and the price of these machines is low when compared to any standard sewing machine. Many videos about how to use these machines are available on Youtube. Handheld sewing machines are very small sewing machines looks like a paper stabler. Different varieties of handheld sewing machines are available online. The working of mini sewing machine and handheld sewing machine is different, mini sewing machines come with electric foot pedal whereas handheld sewing machines uses batteries.