A combo machine with plenty to offer, the NQ3550W has luxurious features such as 258 built-in embroidery designs, 291 built-in stitches, and, when connected to a wireless network, the ability to send files wirelessly to your machine via Design Database Transfer. See all your designs on the clear 3.67" color LCD touch screen display with an easy user interface. Here you can do on-screen editing, including letter editing, resizing, rotating, repositioning, drag and drop, and combining designs. Combined with a generous needle to arm 8.3" x 4.1" workspace, with the NQ3550W, there is no telling what you'll create next.
- 258 Embroidery Designs
- 291 Built-in Stitches
- 6" x 10" Maximum Embroidery Area
- 3.67" Color LCD Touch Screen Display
- WLAN enabled Disney Sewing & Embroidery Machine
THE PERFECT MACHINE FOR ...+
- A Home-Based Business
- The Home Crafter
- 6" x 10" Designs or Smaller
- Expressing Your Creativity
- Beginner to Advanced Sewist
- Beginner to Advanced Embroiderers
- Making Gifts
- Decorative Stitching
- Sewists Looking For Ease of Use
The warranty on this machine is 25 Years on the Chassis, 5 Years Limited Electronic, 1 Year Service Labor and Parts on defects in material and workmanship. Mr. Vac & Mrs. Sew is an authorized Brother dealer.
Get creative with Brother BES BLUE Embroidery Software Included Free!
Perfect for the embroiderer looking to start their journey with Brother Embroidery Software. BES Blue has lots of Embroidery and lettering features such as on-screen typing, sewing order, font categories, fills and underlay, and more! Resize Embroidery designs and merge multiple designs on to one page. Specialty features include: 199 pre-digitized fonts with editing and customization features, 800+ embroidery designs, Monogram designing, name drops, drawing tools to convert to applique, PLUS, its ScanNCut compatible, making cutting out applique a cinch!
Included SAMF 180 Magnetic Sash Frame (5"x 7")
Included with the Brother NQ3550W is a Flat 5" x 7" Magnetic Frame. The frame uses 6 strong magnets to hoop materials instead of the traditional inner frame. Hoop and embroider materials up to 2MM in thickness
Included! Embroidery Magic: A Quick Start Guide to your Embroidery Machine
Unlock the secrets of your embroidery machine with Embroidery Magic: A Quick Start Guide. Dive deep into essential techniques, from threading to intricate lace designs. Whether you're a beginner or just need a refresher, this video will turn you into a master of applique, free-standing lace, and more. Don't let your machine's potential go untapped – start creating magic today
Included! Ready, Set, Sew - A Quick Start Guide to Your Sewing Machine
Unlock the secrets of your sewing machine with Ready, Set, Sew - A Quick Start Guide to Your Sewing Machine by Mr. Vac and Mrs. Sew. Dive deep into essential techniques, from threading to changing needles. Whether you're a beginner or just need a refresher, this video will make you a pro at threading your machine, changing needles, adjusting stitches and more. Don't let your machine's potential go untapped – start creating magic today!
A Truly Versatile Machine
The Brother Innov-ís NQ3550W Sewing Machine handles it all from every day alterations, home décor, high fashion, patchwork and quilting. 291 built-in stitches including 10 buttonholes gives you the perfect range of stitches for any task given
Large Workspace 8.3" from Needle to Arm
The spacious 4.1 x 8.3-inch work area offers ample space for managing and maneuvering fabric, making it easier to work on projects of various sizes, from quilts to garments.
Drop Feed Capability
Brother's Feeding System assures incredible feeding, each and every time regardless of whether the fabric is a lightweight chiffon or heavy denim. Free motion quilting to old fashion darning is easy with the drop-feed system. No hard to use darning plates, just push the drop feed switch over and the feed will drop.
Automatic Needle Threader
With the NQ3550W Sewing Machine advanced built-in needle threader system, threading the needle is fast, easy, reliable and effortless. Simply following the printed steps found on the machine from 1-9, push down a lever and your needle is threaded! It is that simple! No more straining of the eyes or spending a lot of time struggling to put the thread through the tiny eye of the needle. The Automatic Needle Threader does it for you!
Embroiders At 850 Stitches Per Minute
Even at the Brother NQ3550W's amazingly high speed of 850 stitches per minute, you will experience crisp and precise embroidery.
Built-In USB Flash Drive Port
The Brother Innov-ís NQ3550W has a Built-In USB Flash Drive Port allowing you to read thousands of embroidery designs right from a USB Flash Drive. You can store thousands of embroidery designs found on CD's, Floppy's, the Internet and more right on a USB Flash Drive and embroider them by simply plugging in your USB Flash Drive and picking the one you want to embroider. There Is No Direct Connection to the Computer Necessary!
Wireless Capability with Design Database Transfer
The durable NQ3550W has wireless ability, so you can send designs from your PC to your machine when connected to a wireless network, using Design Database Transfer (no USB needed).
Draw your next project on the Artspira App. With an array of patterns and cut data you can download, plus the ability to make embroidery patterns by drawing on your mobile device, and then transferring them to your NQ3550W wirelessly, the Artspira App will have you creating on the go.
4.85" Sew Smart Color LCD Touch Screen
The Brother NQ3550W has a truly amazing Full Color LCD Touch screen which allows you to manage all of functions with a tap of the screen. The 3.67" Sew Smart color LCD touch screen display allows you to view your embroidery designs in full color. Easily change individual embroidery thread colors using the built-in color palette, and then preview before stitching.
Quick Set Bobbin System
When installing a bobbin in the Brother NQ3550W Embroidery Machine simply drop in a full bobbin, thread in the direction of the arrow and you are ready to sew. Nothing could be simpler. No longer do you have to bring up you bobbin thread because the machine does it for you!
F.A.S.T. Bobbin Winding System
Bobbin winding is easier with the Innov-ís NQ3550W Embroidery Machine. Wind the thread four or five times around the bobbin, pass it through the guide slot, and press the start button. Simple.
Easy To Use Functions
A conveniently located Function Panel is located right in front of the user, allowing easy access to the Start/Stop Button, Reverse Button, and Reinforcement Stitch Button. Reverse Button - The Reverse Sewing Button is located conveniently at the front of the machine. Start/Stop Button - You can start and stop the machine with the touch of a button. Reinforcement Stitch Button - Sew a single stitch repeatedly and tie-off or for decorative stitches, end with a full pattern.
More Handy Functions Buttons
Also located right in front of the user, is the Programmed Thread Trimming Button, a Needle Up/Down Button, and a Presser Foot Lifter Button. Needle Up/Down Button - You can set the needle in the highest or lowest position. The Thread Cutter Button allows you to cut both the upper and lower threads with the touch of a button whenever you like. The Presser Foot Button lets you to raise and lower the presser foot.
Electronic Speed Control
The Brother NQ3550W's sewing speed slider allows you to select your sewing speed, making it as fast or slow as you like. Great for precision or for somebody just learning to sew.
Choose From 291 Built-In Sewing Stitches
The Brother NQ3550W Computerized Sewing and Embroidery Machine allows to pick your stitch with the touch of the LCD touchscreen. You can also change the width and length of stitch, mirror image certain stitches, choose whether you want to use a twin needle and more. The screen even tells you what presser foot you should use with each stitch. With 291 Built-In Sewing Stitches your possibilites are endless!
5 Built-In Sewing Stitch Fonts
The NQ3550W comes with 5 Built-in Sewing Stitch Fonts (Gothic font, Handwriting font, Outline, Cyrillic Font,and a Japanese Font). Want to create Quilt Labels or combine sewing stitch letters to create words? Simply type in whatever characters you would like to stitch and the sewing machine will stitch them in sequence. The Brother NQ3550W also gives you the ability to create your own chain of custom stitches, allowing you to give your projects more flair. Combine Standard Stitches with Lettering Stitches to sprinkle names into projects!
258 Built-In Embroidery Designs
To select an Embroidery Design simply press the Icon of the design you want! The Designs are organized into groups to make it easy to choose what you want. The Innov-ís NQ3550W Embroidery Machine has 258 built-in embroidery designs (this includes the Built-in Disney Designs shown below), so you can start embroidering right out of the box!
13 Built-In Embroidery Fonts
The Brother Innov-ís NQ3550W allows you to pick whichever letters you require to make a monogram, name etc. Simply tap the desired letters and the machine will combine them. You can even choose the size of your font (Large, Medium, Small) and whether you want the letters Uppercase or Lowercase. You can start embroidering your child's name, dog's name or any name you like on your pillows, blankets, towels, etc. with one of the 13 Built-In Embroidery Fonts right out of the box. There are 9 English Fonts, 1 Cyrillic Font, and 3 Japanese Fonts all built-in, right out the box!
10 Built-In Frame Shapes
You can put the finishing touch on your embroidery projects with one of the 10 Built-In Frame Shapes.
Step By Step Instructions
In case you don't understand something such as winding the bobbin, the NQ3550W has On-Screen instructions to help you better understand and utilize your machine. Simply select the instructions you require and the machine will give you step by step instructions on how to perform that task.
My Custom Stitch Feature
Ever wish you could make your very own sewing stitch? With the Brother NQ3550W, you can right on the screen! Just tell the machine which steps to take and where to stitch every step and you can create your very own stitch. You can even combine custom made stitches with the built-in characters. What you create is limited only by your imagination!
Simple On-Screen Editing
With the Innov-ís NQ3550W you can position your design wherever you like, rotate your design, reflect your design, trace your design and increase the size the size of your design right on the Brother NQ3550W's LCD Touch Screen.
Arc or Incline Text With Ease
With the NQ3550W, you can create a single-line or multi-line text embroidery to make unique and odd shaped lettering for your projects. Have text wrap around the bottom or top of a design, all done on the machine with no extra software needed!
Free Arm Accessory Storage
The Flat Bed Attachment also has built-in accessory storage. Store your sewing feet, bobbins, needles and more with the machine at all times. Have all accessories on hand without taking up any extra space!
Free Arm Capability
Want to sew on Shirt Sleeves or Pants? No problem, simply remove the Free Arm and by sliding it to the left and you are ready to sew.
Quick Flip-Up Stitch Chart
Located at the top of the machine is a convenient flip-up stitch panel that shows you all of the Built-In Stitches at a glance. It also tells you the corresponding stitch number that goes along with the sewing stitch that you have chosen. Lifting the top also exposes the bobbin winder, the thread spool, and thread tension.
iBroidery Downloadable Embroidery Designs
Want to add more designs to your arsenal? With iBroidery.com, you can! Download officially licensed Disney Designs straight from iBroidery and start adding Toy Story, Frozen or even Marvel characters to your kids clothes! You don't even need to buy the entire collection to get that one perfect design, you can pick and choose each design you want!
Programmed Thread Trimming
The automatic thread trimming cuts both upper and lower threads at the end of each thread color. The Brother NQ3550W is equipped with a Thread Cutter Button allows you to cut both the upper and lower threads with the touch of a button whenever you like.
Embroidery Design Color By Color
The Brother NQ3550W tells you exactly which color is best suited for the embroidery design you are creating. You are not required to use use those colors but Brother takes away the trouble of looking for the "proper" color.
The Brother NQ3550W allows you to adjust your settings with the tap of the screen. You can adjust the size measurements used, the tension, the maximum embroidery speed and more all with a tap!
The Brother NQ3550W has memory; so you can save your embroidery design, shut down your machine and turn it back on and it will remember both your pattern's stitches and position.