Im looking into buying my first sewing machine, which brand or machine should I consider?

Im looking for the table top kind, portable (lightweight) or not, doesn't matter. I live in an apartment where the extra bedroom is my craft room. My mom has a HUGE cabinet type sewing machine which I used as a teen. Im mainly looking for something that easily hems clothes and makes simple blankets and... show more Im looking for the table top kind, portable (lightweight) or not, doesn't matter. I live in an apartment where the extra bedroom is my craft room.

My mom has a HUGE cabinet type sewing machine which I used as a teen. Im mainly looking for something that easily hems clothes and makes simple blankets and pillows. It would be nice to keep the price under $200.

Any input would be great.
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