Your clothes and home textiles will be definitely unique with a custom embroidery. It has a long history, and combined with today technology, it can provide you and your whole family a great value. Since embroidering by hand can be very time-consuming, purchasing an embroidery machine is highly recommended for those who love to pursue this hobby. If you are a beginner, it is enough for you to buy a machine with a maximum embroidery speed of 750 stitches per minute. This speed mostly depends on your skills and experience in this field. In addition, single-needle embroidery machines are recommended for those hobbyists who plan to use their first embroidery machine.

Even if you are a beginner, you have probably already heard of Brother, which brand is known mostly for its reliability and yet great prices. They make machines not just for professionals, but also for complete beginners. Their products are full of extra features beside their basic contents, and many of them offer both sewing and embroidery options.

Brother Sewing Machine, SE600

Brother Sewing Machine, SE600

Brother Sewing Machine, SE600 is a sewing machine and an embroidery machine as well. It uses the most wide-spread 4”x4” embroidery design size. Its large 3.2” smart colour LCD touch screen display allows you to view your embroidery designs in extra vivid colours. Built-in alignment feature helps you to adjust your designs when re-hooping, which is very useful when your project has multiple designs. 6 built-in embroidery lettering fonts are available for personalizing your creations. This Brother product also contains a very bright LED lightning, which illuminates perfectly the needle area, so you can easily use it when sewing on darker fabrics. It includes an automatic needle threader as well, which provides you full control through its colourful touchscreen. The product’s exclusive Brother Quick-set drop-in top bobbin is easy to insert and requires no ‘fishing’ for the bobbin thread.

Brother Embroidery Machine, PE800

Brother Embroidery Machine, PE800

Brother Embroidery Machine, PE800 has unlimited design options, as the built-in memory and USB port allows you to purchase custom designs and store them for future use It has also many editing features too. The product is extremely reliable, easy to use, and very durable. Regarding its price, it is also affordable for a home embroidery enthusiast. With its large 3.2” vivid coloured LCD touchscreen, you can easily preview your designs and also switch thread colours. This embroidery machine offers a great sewing speed of 650 stitches per minute. One of its main advantages is the custom design editing. This option allows you to create embroidery using mirroring and rotating image options. In addition, the size of the designs can be also increased and decreased. The product’s 138 built-in embroidery designs include 11 lettering fonts, 10 frame shapes and 14 border styles.

Brother PE535

Brother PE535

Brother PE535 is an embroidery only machine. It has 80 different embroidery designs built in. This machine is and simple to use, thereby it is a good entry level product. It has 80 different embroidery designs, including different fonts, borders, florals, and holiday designs. The product includes an automatic needle threader, saving your eyes straining to thread the needle. Furthermore, as you can access to iBroidery trough owning a Brother machine, you can plug a USB drive to your machine, and upload your custom designs for later use. Its only drawback may be its 4” embroidery area, which may restrict you to use designs larger than that. Overall, PE535 is an affordable and reliable embroidery machine that is really useful for beginners.

Brother SE1900

Brother SE1900

Brother SE1900 has a large 5×7 embroidery area providing you the possibility to produce larger designs too. It has an embroidery speed of 650 stitches per minute. The product comes with 240 built-in embroidery designs, 11 fonts for monogramming, and 10 different frame shapes as well. If these many designs are not enough for you, you can easily access to downloadable designs and upgrades thanks to its inbuilt USB port. By using its Quick-Set Top Drop-In Bobbin System, you can actually save time and frustration with automatic bobbin threading. Thanks to its Automatic Needle Threader function, SE-1900 is about the ease of use, which makes it perfect for a beginner!

Brother SE400

Brother SE400 is capable of an impressing sewing speed of 840 stitches per minute, which will help you to finish your work in no time. In addition to its pre-built embroidery designs, you can also choose from 5 different fonts as well as 120 frame-patterns. With the help of an USB cable, you can easily connect to your computer, thereby using custom designs will be much easier. Thanks to its one-touch automatic threading, threading your needle will be much quicker. Its backlit touch screen LCD display is easy to control and see. The work area’s bright light will allow you to work even when the ambient lighting conditions are not so great.

Conclusion

As a beginner, all of the above-mentioned products will represent a great help for you. Although, keep in mind that after a while you will have to buy some extra accessories as well, to make hat embroidery or monogramming easier. Also get to know the other specifications of the various embroidery machines. Options such as automatic needle threading or needle positioning buttons are rather useful. If you would like to grow and expand your skills and designs, these are definitely the machines to begin that!