Standing at around 10" in height, this is a great beginner's sewing machine. It's lightweight, compact, portable, and easy to use. You have 12 stitches to choose from to make a creation, one of which is a 4-step buttonhole. You will be able to sew various materials with little to no adjustment. It's lightweight, compact, and portable. With a built-in carrying handle and weighing 5 lbs, makes it excellent for travel.