Brother Innov-is F480 (January Offer - Free PE-Design Plus 2 worth £349)

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The Brother  F480 joins a great family machine of combined embroidery & sewing machines. The machine has a very big sewing and embroidery area and is compatible with PES file format embroidery designs.

With advanced features, like the USB memory stick connection, colour touch screen option to dress make or embroider make this machine great value. Master the art of fashion, home making craft, accessories and embroidery in an instant.

As well as being a solid embroidery tool, it's also a brilliant sewing machine too! Superb stitch quality help by having a strong aluminum chassis. This machine will appeal to machine embroidery enthusiasts, quilters, dressmakers and general sewers due to its features and functions. There is even a basting setting, stitch number 8.

Having USB capability, the transfer of your existing designs or machine embroidery designs downloaded from the Internet, can be sent from your computer to the machine instantly using any memory stick.  Sewing speed is up to 850 stitches per minute (straight stitch) with embroidery speed up to 650 stitches per minute, large single embroidery area 13 cm by 18 cm and a total of 138 built in embroidery patterns. You have the option of 11 fonts to choose from, including 3 styles of Japanese text, each font has 3 sizes. Its simple to edit your design on screen or add text to a logo. A memory to save your customized designs or save lettering to use at a later date.

What else has this fantastic Innov-IS F480 got that's impressive.. 

Automatic thread tensioning
Whether you're working with heavy denim, thin georgette, stretchy knits or bulky fleece, the Innov-is F480 computer automatically adjusts the thread tension to create beautiful even stitches on any fabric.

Advanced needle threader
Easy to use needle threading system means less time threading, more time sewing

A fantastic full colour touch screen
No more trying to guess what colour is going to be sewn next like the old monochrome screens, this vibrant colour screen captures every detail. The coloured icons seem to make navigation through the stitch options is a breeze compared to none colour screens. 

Built in thread cutter - Trimmer Button
Used to automatically trim the top and bottom threads. A real time saver.

Needle Up/Down Button
A popular feature and used to position the needle when you stop sewing. this can be either at the top of the stroke, so you can remove your work easily OR have the needle down for easy pivoting.

Reverse/Reinforcement Button
Another popular feature that automatically sews 4 reinforcement stitches in straight or zig zag stitches. Start/Stop Button Gives the option to use the regular foot control OR use this button to start and stop the machine and the on board speed control to regulate the speed.

Regular Sewing Machine Features
400+ built in stitches including letters, utility, heirloom, crossstitch, quilting, decorative stitches
5 regular 7 mm alphabet stitches
Custom stitch designer
Pivot function for quilters
Rotary top loading bobbin
Start/Stop button - can be used with or without foot control
Rotary top loading bobbin
10 types of button holes
Sewing speed 850 stitches per minute
Electronic speed limiter
Knee lifter
Thread cutter

Embroidery Features
Compatible with Brother PE Design software
138 Built-in embroidery designs
140 frame designs
11 Built-in fonts in 3 sizes
2 Hoops are included
Edit embroidery designs
Embroidery area of 7" x 5" but using the included multi-position hoop designs can be 12" x 5"
Thread chart colours pre loaded
Easy to use with on screen instructions your personal preferences
Embroidery speed 650 stitches per minute
Cuts thread ends automatically
USP memory stick connection

Comploment your new machine with the optional digitizing software PE Design Plus, designed for beginners. This easy to use software allows you to convert existing PC images to stitch data automatically and personalise your embroideries by adding lettering in many different styles.  
 
Accessories Included:
Walking foot 
Embroidery foot
Overcasting foot
Monogramming foot
Zipper foot
Zigzag foot
Blind stitch foot
Button fitting foot
Side cutter foot
Free-motion quilting foot
Seam ripper
Bobbin x 4
Needle set
Twin needle
Scissors
Chalk pen
Cleaning brush
Eyelet punch
Screwdriver (large)
Screwdriver (small)
Spool cap (small)
Spool cap (medium) x 2
Spool cap (large)
Vertical spool pin
Spool felt
Disc-shaped screwdriver
Spool net
Embroidery hoop (large) 18cm  x 13cm  - (7"  x 5")
Embroidery multi-positioning hoop (extra large) 30cm  x 13cm - (12" x 5")
Foot controller
Embroidery needle plate cover
Grid sheet set
Touch pen (stylus)
Knee lifter
Alternate bobbin case (pink marking)
Embroidery bobbin thread
Stabilizer material
Operation manual
Quick reference guide
Hard protective case

PARTS, LABOUR AND FREE SERVICING ON ALL NEW MACHINES 
(EXCLUDING AGENCY MODELS)

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please keep the original box and internal packaging your machine arrived in if you wish for us to arrange the return your machine during the guarantee period*. 

Agency models are machines that we sell on behalf of Janome, Brother and Elna, the guarantee for these machines vary from 2-3 years parts and labour only (servicing is not included).

For all non-agency machines we include a NO COST service which can be utilised up to once a year. We only ask that you as the customer cover the carriage cost for the return of the machine or sends/brings in the machine to one of our service centres.

If you would like your machine sent to us (mainland UK only), we then can arrange a return service via courier. We then service your machine and redeliver your machine back to you. The total cost of this service is £30 inc. return postage. This represents a huge saving as the cost of getting a sewing machine serviced locally around the country normally ranges from £60 to £100.

An additional optional extension to this guarantee which includes free return via courier & re-delivery for the lifetime of this guarantee is available at the current cost of £69.95 and can be added within 6 months of purchase. Please contact us for further information on this service.

Important Notice re. Business use 

We do not guarantee any machine for any business/commercial/factory use. We can only guarantee machines for domestic use. If you are a small business, as long as you notify us prior to purchasing we will then advise you if it is correct for your business and the guarantee we can offer you.

Guarantees from the Manufacturers
Our Machines are brand new and have a full manufacturer’s warranty. Registration may be required.
Manufacturers warranties normally vary between 2 years and 5 years.

Our extended guarantee on selected models
Benefit from our extended parts and labour guarantee selected models. When purchasing a selected new machine from this website you're safe in the knowledge that you can buy with peace of mind. 

What's covered? Electrical and mechanical faults - as per the manufacturers Guarantee. 

What's not covered? Naturally this extended cover excludes wilful damage, misuse, overuse or commercial use. Also "consumable items" such as belts, bulbs, bobbin cases and needles.

All our new sewing machines undergo a pre-delivery factory inspection and are tested for your assurance, so you can be confident that your machine will reach you, ready to tackle the toughest tasks, straight from the box.

If for some reason your new machine is found to be in need of attention due to problems caused through faulty components for a period of 6 months we will arrange a free return label. We will then repair and return your machine - available to UK mainland customers only. If you are outside of the UK mainland, please return the machine via a carrier of your choice to one of our service centres and it will be returned to you free of charge. We cannot reimburse costs incurred for return by your own carrier.

Please contact us first as all repair/returns must be authorised prior to being sent. We will send you a returns form to complete so your repair/return can be authorised.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please keep the original box and internal packaging your machine arrived in if you wish for us to arrange the return your machine during the guarantee period*. 

This guarantee does not affect your statutory consumer rights

Industrial machines are covered for 1 year return to base guarantee - we cannot arrange a courier for these items.

* Return service available from UK mainland area only (area must be covered by DPD's shop network). Return and re-delivery charges apply after 6 months of purchase.

Delivery Policy

UK mainland delivery is FREE on all orders over £30 which includes all Sewing Machines, Overlockers, Embroidery Machines and Ironing Presses.

IN STOCK ITEMS - We aim to dispatch orders on the same day if ordered before 12pm.

We use multiple national delivery carriers including but not limited to Parcelforce, DPD, UK mail, Royal mail, TNT, UPS, FedEx and Pallex.

Each of our carriers will contact you with tracking information and more often now you will receive a time slot by text message on the day of delivery (this service is generally dependant on your local depot).

Please note that if you order more than one product, they may arrive separately - even if advertised as part of a bundle. This is due to the fact that we operate several warehouses and some stock is delivered directly from the manufacturer.

Products in stock we offer a next working day delivery with the exception of Pfaff & Viking Husqvarna machines as they can take between 7 - 14 days, plus non-stock or pre-ordered items. Some remote areas such as Highlands and Islands may take longer to reach.

Delivery times may vary in busy periods such as Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Christmas time etc. Please check with us for latest delivery information when you place your order.

Deliveries are securely tracked. This is to ensure the goods are delivered and received correctly. If you can’t be there to sign for delivery our couriers will generally leave the item(s) with a neighbour or a safe place if you have specified this is as appropriate.

Please note that SHOWROOM MODELS & EX-DISPLAY MODELS are tested prior to being sent and may not be dispatched straight away - please allow up to 7 working days for delivery. For urgent requirement, please let us know.

 
Adjustoform Dress

Adjustoform Dress forms are made to order and generally take 7-10 working days for delivery.

Delivering Outside UK

Many of our products are only available for delivery within the United Kingdom. Please check with our sales team before ordering if you wish to order for delivery outside of the UK.

If you wish to provide delivery instructions after placing your order, please contact us as soon as possible quoting order number.

Returns

Please see our returns policy (click here)

* Working days only - Order before 12pm for same day dispatch on most machines.