#9 Brother SE1800 Computerized Sewing And Embroidery Machine
Note: The SE1800 is currently not available. We recommend Brother SE1900, which is an upgrade on the SE1800. Click here to read real user reviews or click here to check today’s best price.
Beyond casual hobby sewing, you need an advanced sewing machine capable of delivering professional-level work but easy to use. The Brother SE1800 is the perfect fit to fulfill this need. It is our top pick and one of the best-selling sewing machines out there despite the price.
But considering that you pay so much for tablets and smartphones, then this sewing machine can be seen as a bargain. It packs a lot of features that offers so many automated options that will make sewing fun and hassle-free task.
The SE1800 is a fully computerized machine that offers 184 in-built sewing stitches to choose from. The machine also offers 6 lettering fonts for monogramming your work. The machine allows you to make your own decorative stitches with the “my custom stitch” option. You can also load designs onto a USB dongle and import them into the machine to be used in your work.
The 5X7 inch embroidery field and the 5X12 inch multi-position frame combine to let you make elaborate designs without re-hooping. The machines come with 136 embroidery designs pre-loaded. You can edit the design directly on the machine by mirroring, rotating, and changing the size of the design.
You can choose from 10 buttonhole designs and make your buttonholes in a one-step process.
The machine comes with 11 sewing feet that offer you a wide array of stitching and quilting styles. You also have access to a start/stop button, which can be used to sew if you don’t want to use the foot pedal. There is a speed adjusting button that lets you select the maximum speed you are comfortable sewing with.
The automatic threading feature ensures that you don’t spend time and effort trying to thread your machine. The machine automatically threads the needles for you at the push of a button.
The bobbin loading system features a quick setting, top-load drop-in bobbin, which makes it very easy to load the bobbin. The cover is transparent and which means you can see how much thread you have left.
The Brother SE1800 offers the best value for money and produces beautiful products that wouldn’t look out of place in a high street shop. Although it is a sewing machine packed with loads of features and accessories, it can also be a starting machine for beginner sewing enthusiasts with money to spare.
Note: The SE1800 is currently not available. We recommend Brother SE1900, which is an upgrade on the SE1800. Click here to read real user reviews or click here to check the best price.
Note: If you want to buy an embroidery only machine, we recommend that you buy the Brother PE770 instead. It is the embroidery only version of this machine and costs half the price.