The Original IDT™ System

The Original IDT™ System

Original IDT System – Integrated Dual Feed from PFAFF®. The ultimate in piecing perfection. The time-tested PFAFF original IDT™ system guarantees the optimal feed you expect on all types of fabric with absolutely even fabric feed from both the top and bottom.

The Original IDT™ System

What Makes It So Perfect?

  • Perfect seams on all fabrics, from light to heavy weight.
  • Integrated, no separate attachments needed.
  • Available on most PFAFF® machines.
  • A large assortment of presser feet for a variety of techniques.
  • Slim design, doesn‘t interfere when sewing.
What Makes It So Perfect?

What Others Are Saying

“I can’t live without the IDT™ System!”

“The fact that the dual feed is built-in is a dream. I don‘t have to bother trying to put a walking foot on - it‘s already there!““The fact that the dual feed is built-in is a dream. I don‘t have to bother trying to put a walking foot on - it‘s already there!“

Catharina S., Passionate quilter of 20 years

Burseryd, Sweden

“I LOVE the IDT™ System!”

“I fell in love with the PFAFF® IDT™ System well over ten years ago, and that love affair continues today! As a professional quilter, I rely on my PFAFF® sewing machine for everything! Here's the beauty... The IDT™ System always delivers! It's the one thing in my sewing room I absolutely couldn't live without!“

Karen S., Quilter of 16 years

Bailey, New York, USA

“An amazing benefit!”

“I love quilting and working with colorful, patterned fabrics. This is why the PFAFF® IDT™ System is ideal for me. When I am quilting, patterned fabrics always match exactly since the fabric is fed from both the top and the bottom - nothing can glide and become offset. This is an amazing benefit that I only see on PFAFF® sewing machines.”

Sabine O., Professional sewer

Berlin, Germany

“The IDT™ System is irreplaceable!”

“I’ve always counted on IDT™ to let me sew on all different types of fabrics with success. I use many delicate, slippery and stretchy fabrics and because IDT™ feeds both top and bottom layers evenly, the results are perfect. And I love that PFAFF® offers this exclusive technology on almost all of their machines to make it affordable.“

Susan P.

Dedicated PFAFF® sewer of 26 years

Wadsworth, Ohio, USA

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Only from PFAFF®—a comprehensive and innovative sewing experience that truly delivers to your highest expectation. Connect to Wifi and mySewnet™ Embroidery Library, and enjoy enhanced original IDT™ Integrated Dual Feed Technology.

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Perfect Piecing

Quilt blocks and piecing will match perfectly in every quilt project.

Match Prints

Stripes and plaids match exactly.

Sew Challenging Fabric

Challenging fabric is no challenge at all for the IDT™ System! Sew with silk, velvet, wool, stretch, and more without having to make adjustments.

Specialty Feet

PFAFF® offers an amazing number of presser feet designed for the Original IDT™ System! With the large range of specialty techniques available you can truly raise the bar for your creativity.


It is easy to achieve perfect topstitching - even on a quilt thanks to the even feed of the PFAFF® Original IDT™ System.

Easy on Stretch Fabrics

Knits and other stretchy fabrics are not stretched out of shape.

Sew Denim

Topstitching on several layers of denim is simple when using the Original IDT™ System, together with heavier thread and a topstitch needle.