Brother 1034D Review – A Good Serger to Start Your Sewing Project

Pros – Comes with 22 in-built stitch operations for professional results.

Cons – No needle threader. Little bit noisy.

Verdict – With various support options, Brother 1034D is a good serger machine to get started. It has a potential to grow when your skill increases.

Brother 1034D comes with 22 in-built stitches to create clothing. With the capability and features of this serger, you can easily learn how to serge and keep using it when your skill grows. Despite lacking some convenient tools, Brother is a cutting-edge serger at the lowest price. For both capabilities and usability, it gets 10 out of 10.


You can adjust it to use either 2, 3, or 4 strings together. The 4-strings serger has around 20 in-built stitches to sew @ 1300 stitches/min. You can use this serger to create designer and functional stitches, such as flatlock, overlock, and rolled hem. With so many stitches, it doesn’t have the fifth string.

You can also customize your stitches. Adjust the length from 0.8mm to 4mm. You can also use differential feed and tension control to adjust the number of stitches. Each tension dial is labeled and color coded to identify the tension you are going to adjust. It also comes with a differential feed to adjust and stretch your fabric.


Its user-friendly design makes this serger best for beginners. With its color-coded threading, it also comes with colors and a guide to help you thread each looper and needle correctly. Despite lacking needle threader, it comes with under-looper threader to thread the loopers.

This machine weighs just 15 pounds and is very lightweight. You can easily carry and move this serger and perform different stitches. Both knife blade and stitch finger are retractable. When this blade is engaged, the serger comes with a waste catcher to have all the cut fabric aside.


The overlock machine has different accessories under the box. Along with its multi-functional foot which covers as blind hem foot, Brother also has a gathering foot. You can also have other presser feet for the machine, such as a pearl sequence foot, elastic foot, and piping foot.

The company offers huge range of accessories. Along with accessory bag, it has a needle set, tweezers, spool nets, a cleaning brush, waste catcher, wrench, instructional CD, user manual, workbook, and dust cover.

Support Options

Brother offers 25 years of limited warranty for the chassis, 5 years for electrical and electronic parts, and 1 year for labor, parts, and accessories. Click here for this Serger Video


This Brother serger comes with different stitch options, accessories, and sewing features. It is one of the best machines for the beginners with clear instructions, threading steps, and resources.