All the Buzz about “The Dressmaker” movie featuring Singer

Singer heritage machine

This month you may have seen the new Australian movie “The Dressmaker” launched into cinemas.  This movie features Kate Winslet and Liam Hemsworth and sees Kate’s character sewing with a Singer sewing machine.  Keeping with the theme of the movie, Singer have released the Singer Heritage 8768 sewing machine just in time for Christmas.  This machine is an electronic replica of the Singer machines of the past but has features for today.


The Dressmaker featuring Singer All the Buzz about The Dressmaker movie featuring Singer


Features of the Singer Heritage 8768


  • One touch stitch selection with 24 built in stitches

  • 2 fully automatic 1-step buttonholes

  • SwiftSmart Threading system with Automatic Needle Threader

  • Quick View Stitch setting and simple stitch adjustment

  • Drop and Sew bobbin system

  • Presser Foot sensor

  • 3 StayBright LED lights

  • Feed Dog control

  • Extra Large Sewing space (374mm)

  • Ready Set Sew DVD included (valued $49)




  • All Purpose Foot
  • Zipper Foot
  • 1-step Buttonhole Foot
  • Blind Hem Foot
  • Needles
  • Bobbins
  • Thread Spool Caps
  • Auxillary Spool Pink
  • Spool Pin Felt
  • Needle Plate Screwdriver
  • Seam Ripper/Lint Brush
  • Soft-sided dust cover