Brother The Dream Machine 2 Innov-ís XV8550D Sewing & Embroidery Machine

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The Dream Machine 2 XV8550D - Embroidery, Sewing, Quilting, & Crafting

When we created THE Dream Machine, our most advanced machine ever, few believed it could be surpassed. However, our visionary designers at Brother never stop dreaming. Now, we bring you THE Dream Machine 2. Enhanced, fine-tuned and graced with refined new features to give serious enthusiasts like yourself an incomparable sewing, embroidery and quilting experience. Are you ready for luxury in every detail? Dream on!

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  • Large 10.1" built-in high definition LCD display with faster processing than prior models
  • NEW! Go wireless with BES®4 Dream Edition Software and BES® Upgrade Kit
  • New 9.5" x 9.5" embroidery frame with rubber gasket and ribbed corners for less slippage
  • New! My Design Center features: outline recognition to effortlessly add stipple and fill patterns to embroidery designs, and inside & outside auto stipple and fill patterns
  • Industry-first ScanImation™ Scanning Frame and InnovEye® 2 Technology
  • Easily create trapunto-like projects using the new save outline feature
  • New! Color Sort feature to cut down on thread changes when combining designs
  • New! No-fuss stippling in the embroidery mode, easily adds stippling around any embroidery designs
  • New! Easy appliqué feature with ability to create multiple appliqués in one hoop
  • Expansive 5" x 11.25" workspace for your larger projects and our largest 9.5" x 14" embroidery area
  • Newly enhanced embroidery editing features include: letter insertion at mid-point of a text line, left, center and right alignment
  • 982 built-in embroidery designs, including 166 designs featuring Disney characters, 140 frame pattern combinations, 22 embroidery lettering fonts and 5 sewing lettering fonts.
  • 726 built-in sewing stitches, including 15 styles of one-step auto-size buttonholes and 1 style of four-step buttonholes.
  • MuVit™ Digital Dual Feed System to powerfully feed fabric from the top and bottom
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Basic Features
LCD Size (Horizontal x Vertical) inches 5.3" x 8.5"
Adjustable Screen Brightness Settings Yes
Stitch Select Clear Touch Panel
Screensaver Yes
On-Screen Help Yes
Built-in Languages Yes
Zoom Function Yes
On-Screen Editing Yes
Realistic Preview Yes
Lighting LED 10" Lighting
Table Option
Needle Threading System Automatic
Independent Bobbin Winding Motor Yes
Thread Sensor Yes
Thread Sensor On/Off Upper and Bobbin
Automated Upper and Lower Thread Cutting Yes
Quick-Set™ Bobbin Yes
Built-in Memory Yes
USB 2
Computer Connectivity with Update Capability Yes
Memory Card Yes
Cable USB
Display (Number of Colors) Up to 16,777,216
Thread Tension Automatic
Mouse Capability by USB Yes
Media Type USB USB
Adjustable Screen Brightness Settings Yes
Sewing Features
Work Space (Height & Width) inches 5" x 11.25"
Maximum Sewing Speed (Stitches Per Minute) 1050
Feed Dog 7
Back to Beginning Key Yes
Built-in Sewing Stitches (Includes Buttonhole Styles) 726
Buttonhole Styles 15 one-step plus 1 four-step
Built-in Sewing Lettering Fonts 5
Stitch Width 7mm
Stitch Length 5mm
My Custom Stitch™ Feature Yes
Sideways Sewing Yes
Start/Stop Button Yes
Speed Control Yes
Needle Position Key (Up/Down) Yes
Automatic Height Adjuster™ AHA® Feature Yes
Presser Foot Pressure Adjustment Yes
Presser Foot Leveling Yes
Pivot Function Yes
Drop Feed/Free Motion Yes
Free Motion Quilting Foot Included (3 types: C, E, O)
Built-in Quilting Stitches Yes
Included Quilting Feet Yes
Embroidery Features
Maximum Embroidery Area (X x Y) 9.5" x 14"
Maximum Embroidery Speed (Stitches Per Minute) 1050
Speed Adjustment Yes
Adjustable Design Icon Size Setting Yes
Built-in Embroidery Designs (Non-License) 982
Built-in Embroidery Designs featuring Disney/Pixar® Characters 166
Built-in Alphabet Fonts 17
Built-in Frame Designs 10 shapes x 14 stitch patterns
InnovEye™ Technology Yes
Snowman® Embroidery Positioning Marker Yes
Resume Function Yes
Trial Position/Layout Function Yes
Thread Anchor Yes
Built-in Border Function & Designs Yes
Sewing Decorative Stitches with Embroidery Arm Attached Yes
Appliqué Creator Function Yes
Automatic Feed Thread Cutting Yes
Curving Text on Screen Editing Yes
Space Reduction among Embroidery Alphabets Yes
Pattern Rotating 0.1, 1, 10, or 90 Degrees
Drag and Drop Editing Yes
Onscreen Automatic Density Adjustment (STB) Yes
My Custom Design™ Feature Yes (new version)
Color Shuffling™ Function Yes (with Anchor Function)
Print and Stitch™ Technology Yes
Programmable Monochrome Embroidery Yes

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3112 Cliff Gookin Blvd
Tupelo, MS 38801
(662) 842-4275 or (800) 840-4275
Open 10 AM-5 PM Tuesday-Friday
Open 10 AM-3 PM Saturday



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HEIRLOOMS FOREVER
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