305 built-in patterns
Wide variety of built-in designs including Greek and foral alphabets, decorative and quilt patterns.
4 Spool thread stand
The VR is equipped with a 4 spool thread stand. Ideal for quick thread changes.
Large embroidery area 200 x 200mm (8" x 8")
Create large embroidery designs with no need to re-hoop.
Embroider on shirt pockets, sleeves, jeans pockets, etc.
Thread colour sorting
Adjust the order in which multi-colour embroidery designs are stitched - reducing colour changes and minimising embroidery time.
Insert a USB memory stick or connect directly to your PC to send embroidery designs to the VR.
Single colour pattern converter
Push one button to embroider a multicoloured design in a single colour.
20 built-in fonts
A wide range of built-in fonts to personalise your projects.
Large colour LCD touch screen
Easily edit and adjust embroidery designs, add lettering and resize from the touch screen.
Multiple line text input
Allows multiple lines of text to be entered without having to manually reposition.
Easy access to bobbin
Easily replace the bobbin without removing the hoop.
Independent bobbin winder
The built-in independent bobbin winder is quick and easy. Allows you to wind a new bobbin while the machine is embroidering.
Free-motion sewing and quilting
With the included free-motion embroidery kit, the VR can easily be converted to a free-motion embroidery machine. Add free-motion stippling to quilts to achieve a personal finish.
Push-button needle threader makes it quick and easy to get started on your next design. Simply follow the thread guide and press the button to thread the needle.
Built-in learning support
The on-screen guides take you through setup and basic operation to help you get the most from your VR.
Upper and lower thread sensors
Upper and lower thread sensors alert you when a thread is broken or has run out.
Multiple frame sizes
Enjoy a range of frame types and sizes, including tubular for T-shirts and towels, etc. Large frame for quilts, small portrait and landscape frames – perfect for vertical and horizontal pockets.
LED needle pointer
See exactly where the needle will drop and adjust the position accurately with the LED needle pointer.The VR is Brother's first single needle embroidery machine with free-arm embroidery
The VR is a completely new concept in embroidery. For the frst time, hobbyists and enthusiasts can buy a machine that combines commercial features and functionality with easy-to-use technology and advanced levels of customisation; all in the comfort of your own home. Take on large projects using the 200 x 200mm (8" x 8") embroidery area, giving you the creative space to design without limits. The thread colour sorting function allows fewer colour changes which can signifcantly reduce the time taken to complete a multi-colour embroidery.
The VR gives you the tools to unlock your embroidery potential. Its unrivalled combination of features and functionality allows you to truly unleash your creativity, bringing increased levels of efciency and individuality to your work. The smooth VR delivers up to 1000 stitches per minute with zero compromise on quality. The 200 x 200mm (8" x 8") embroidery area allows you to take on large and complex designs in confdence, without the need to re-hoop. The LED pointer helps you achieve perfect needle placement, showing exactly where the needle will drop. Tackle diferent projects with a range of frame choices as standard, including portrait and landscape options. What better way to appreciate your stitch work and colours than under a crisp, natural, full spectrum LED light. Thread colour sorting means you'll make fewer colour changes, and when you do, it'll be quicker and more efcient than other single needle machines. More creation, less work - the bobbin sensor will tell you when the thread is broken or has run out. While anytime access lets you change the lower bobbin without removing your project.
305 built-in designs, infnite possibilities
The VR gives you out-of-the-box access to 305 built-in patterns including Vintage, Trendy and Floral Alphabet designs. Enjoy personalizing your projects with 20 built-in fonts and scroll through thread charts from leading thread manufacturers - simply choose the brand and the matching colour will be displayed. Import your own designs through the two USB ports, allowing you to upload from a memory stick or a connected computer. Then use the large 7” colour LCD touch- screen display to mirror, rotate, resize, recolour and add multiple line lettering. Add personal touches to items such as towels, beach bags, work clothes, sports kits and much more. The VR gives your work a professional fnish with a personal touch, allowing you the creative freedom to put your own individual designs and fare on any material.
Enjoy free-motion sewing and quilting
With the included free-motion embroidery kit, the VR can easily be converted to a free-motion embroidery machine
Add free-motion stippling to quilts to achieve a personal fnish
Create your own free-motion sewing designs and artwork
Adding free-motion to large projects or quilts is easy as movement is not restricted as it can be with fatbed sewing machines
The included large wide table supports the fabric while stitching and gives you a huge area to work on
Set various vertical needle drop positions to suit the project or the way you like to free-motion embroider
Easily adjust the maximum sewing speed using the on-screen speed adjustment, and also programme in and save two speed settings on-screen
Foot pedal is included so you can keep your concentration and both hands on your work\
Using the included free-motion grip allows you to move the fabric easily for smooth, free-motion embroidery
General and Embroidery Features
Large embroidery area
Up to 1,000 stitches per minute
Automatic needle threading
Free Motion sewing
Thread colour sorting
305 Built-in Designs
20 Built in Alphaumeric Fonts
Single Needle Freearm Area
4 Cone Thread Spool Stand
Automatic Needle Threader
Maximum Sewing Speed 1000 Stitches per minute
Built in Bobbin Wider
Free Motion Sewing for Quilting
Easy Access Bobbin
18cm Touch Screen Colour Display
Enhanced Text Editing
Whats in the Box?
Freehand/Free-motion embroidery kit
Six embroidery frames/hoops (see below)
200 x 200mm 8" x 8"
100 x 100mm 4" x 4"
Compact S frames for pockets & sleeves (see below)
70 x 41mm 2.75" x 1.61"
50 x 50mm 1.97" x 1.97"
44 x 38mm 1.73" x 1.49"
33 x 75mm 1.29" x 2.95"
Foot control & lead (for freehand work)