I'm not going to tell you what sewing machine to buy, but I'm going to point out 3 features on a sewing machine that I think are crucial for anyone of any age who is learning how to sew.
1. Speed Control
2. Presser foot has to be down for the machine to start sewing.
3. Needle up Button feature
The machines that I showed in the video can be found on Amazon on the following links:
My top is the Friday Pattern Co. Sagebrush Top and can be found here:
The fabric is from a fabulous fabric store in Boston. Here's the link:
The Kid Sewing Machines that you should NEVER buy are here:
This also includes any of the other clones that look like this.
Just don't buy them.