The open Toe foot is to enable you to sew unobstructed. Patchworkers use it, embroiderers use it. also used to do fancy patterns. fits most 7 MM sewing machines including Janome, Elna, Brother Singer and Bernettes.
Also known as the open toe satin stitch foot the open toe allows for a better view of the stitches as you sew and the wide groove on the underside allows satin and other decorative stitching to pass through unobstructed. Use this foot forquilting, monogramming, applique and cutwork.