Which side do you thread a sewing machine needle?
What direction do you thread a sewing machine needle? The thread will always go from the front of the needle to the back. Avoid turning or twisting the thread as you pass it through the eye of the needle. For beginners, the eye of the needle is the small hole near the point of the needle.
What is the correct position of the needle in attaching the machine needle?
You always thread the needle through the eye from the long thread groove side of the needle.
Should the presser foot be up or down when threading?
If the presser foot is up when you thread, your thread will slide right between the discs and then, as you sew, it will be properly regulated by your machine. If you thread your machine with your foot down, the thread will most likely not slide between the tension discs.
What is the silver thing in my sewing kit?
A wire loop needle threader is a small metal disk, or handle, attached to a thin wire loop that you push through the eye of the needle.
What holds the needle in place?
Needle clamp-holds the needle in place.