Brother's new machines, accessories, software for 2019
For its 110th anniversary, Brother International Corporation has announced a 2019 lineup of new machines, accessories and software. It is a special year for the company which it is marking by "Celebrating Innovation". First in the lineup is the Luminaire Innov-ís XP1, the company's flagship sewing, embroidery and quilting machine with exclusive features.
Luminaire Innov-ís XP1, the new powerhouse machine, has 192 built-in Disney designs and 10 new Disney stitches. The library of built-in designs has been expanded to over 1,100 choices from names that include Disney, Anna Aldmon, Zundt, Zentangle, and Pierre Joseph Redouté.
Luminaire’s luxury features and attention to detail make it one of the most technologically advanced sewing, quilting, crafting and embroidery machines on the market today. Features on the Luminaire Innov-ís XP1 include StitchVision Technology for virtually perfect stitch positioning and more precise previews via an intelligent projection of light – preview, audition and edit designs and stitches directly on the fabric. It also has 65 square inches of workspace, large embroidery frame with a new spring lever release, powerful surround LED lighting, large touch screen display with capacitive technology, camera detecting buttonhole feature and Enhanced My Design Centre, including a new echo quilting feature.
Then, there is Quilt Club Series, which includes the Innov-ís BQ3050, Innov-ís BQ2450, Innov-ís BQ1350 and Innov-ís BQ950. It is packed with features such as built-in sewing and quilting stitches, extra-large quilt-sized workspaces, included wide table for larger projects, automatic height adjuster (AHA) feature, MuVit Digital Dual Feed, advanced sew straight laser vision guide and quilters bundle of accessories.
For beginning sewers and hobbyists, the two newest machines to the five-machine lineup are of special interest. The SB1000T computerised sewing machine and SB3150 computerised sewing and quilting machine are easy-to-use, high quality machines that will have DIY enthusiasts embracing their creative sides with features that will inspire them for years to come. These have features like built-in sewing stitches, including several styles of one-step auto-size buttonholes, back-lit LCD screen display with push-button stitch selection, new simplicity pattern included catering to beginner and mid-level DIY enthusiasts and included wide table for larger projects along with a wide range of included accessories.
Designers can now take their passion and collections with them via the Innov-ís NS80PRW portable sewing machine. This feature-packed travel partner is the newest addition to the Project Runway line of machines and is equipped with surprise additions. Its features include improved sewing with longer feed dogs and J foot for powerful feeding and stitch consistency, advanced needle threading system, ample 4.1" x 6.4" work area and a monochrome LCD display which ensures visibility of stitch options.
The only home and hobby cutting machine with a built-in scanner has Brother's revolutionary auto-blade sensor technology, a time-saving feature that automatically detects material thickness to cut precise custom and built-in patterns. Exclusive to this model, the ScanNCut DX reads most PES, PHC and PHX files directly.
The PE-DESIGN 11 is the latest personal embroidery and sewing digitising software from Brother. It's packed with powerful and timesaving features that allow one to create one’s own fonts, stitches and designs just once – and then use many times over on hats, pillows, shirts and other projects. Brother’s BES 4 Power Pack 2 Cutting Tools Add-On puts cutting power at one’s fingertips to create beautiful rhinestone designs, adhesive vinyl designs and heat-transfer vinyl designs. It's an invaluable tool with which to create valuable memories.
With so many exciting machines, accessories and software to choose from, the 2019 lineup from Brother is sure to have something for everyone. "We are thrilled to be celebrating the 110th anniversary of Brother and its revolutionary technology and innovation growth over the years," said Juniche Horie, vice president of Brother International Corporation and the head of the company's Home Appliance Division. "Brother has once again reinvented the industry with new technology that will take our customers' creativity to the next level. This year's lineup is our gift to them by giving them the tools they crave to make their sewing and crafting dreams a reality." (SV)
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