Sewing Patterns, Pattern Review, Sewing Classes, Sewing Machines and Sewing Machine Reviews!
Platinum Sponsor: Stylish Fabric
Over 20,000 of high quality reorderable fabric

[SIGNUP - FREE Membership & 1 FREE Sewing Lesson ]
[Sewing Classes|Shopping Bag Your Shopping Bag|Login|Help]
Sewing Review and Pattern Reviews Sewing Knowledge Base Sewing Patterns Sewing Classes & Sewing Lessons Sewing Machine & Embroidery Machinery Sewing Message Boards Sewing merchants Blog Help/FAQ About Pattern Review
Enter your e-mail address:




Advanced Search
Tags
New to PR?
Sewing Machines
Compare Sewing Machines
Sewing Machine & Serger Reviews
Embroidery Machines
Sewing Reviews
Sewing Patterns
Review Gallery
Sewing Books
Sewing Supplies
Sewing Websites
Sewing Stores
Sewing Class Reviews
Sewing Expo Reviews
Sewing Tips & Techniques
Sewing Podcasts
NEW!Fabric Glossary
Sewing Review Requests Add a Review Request
Your Account
Edit Profile
My Page
Favorites
Wish List
Pattern Catalog
Notifications
Friends of PR
Join Friends of PR
Find a member
Deal Corner
Photo Album
Calendar
Chat Room
Chat Schedule
Chat Transcripts
Sewing Classifieds
Add a Classified
Sewing Contests
enter contest
contest report
contest gallery
Favorite Links
reviews with comments
merchant gallery
article archive
newsletter archive
Craft Resources
contact info
shipping rates
returns & refunds
testimonials

Platinum Sponsor - Stylish Fabric
Stylish Fabric
You are not logged in. Login here.



Message Board > Machine Embroidery > how to use ( Moderated by Pyrose)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
how to use
machine
Amores

Amores
Advanced
IN USA
Member since 4/7/05
Posts: 71
Login to reply to this post

Date: 12/21/12 0:01 AM

ok i have a Embroidery Machine model SE-270D and i have it for a very long time and i dont know who to use it do you think that here or any one can teach me how to use it i want to learn to write names on my Grand-kids Blankets so when they grow up they can remember Gandma (me)anyone?

AdaH
star
AdaH  Friend of PR
Intermediate
IA USA
Member since 11/21/09
Posts: 2465
online now
Login to reply to this post

Date: 12/21/12 0:32 AM

Check out YouTube. Maybe there will be something on there. Do you have a manual?

------
Ada

Pyrose
star
Pyrose  Friend of PR
Intermediate
MD USA
Member since 2/12/06
Posts: 2104
Board Moderator
Login to reply to this post

thumbsup 1 member likes this.
Date: 12/21/12 2:56 AM

You can find the user manual here, in case you're missing it.

I have this machine actually. It does have an alphabet available. If you go to section 4 in the manual it will show you how to do the alphabet. Although I use Embird if I want to write out anything. I find it's easier to control things than just using the built-in alphabet features, but that's my personal preference.

------
Jennifer
pyroses.blogspot.com

ThinkGeek: "E-mail has been around since before computers. At first, e-mails were written on rocks and thrown at neighbors. CC-ing a rock e-mail could be dangerous for an entire village. Then, e-mails were written on paper and put in weird paper things called envelopes and the postal system delivered them. This was slow. Finally, e-mail as we know it came around."

PattiAnnJ
star
PattiAnnJ
Advanced
OH USA
Member since 12/3/06
Posts: 6875
Login to reply to this post

thumbsup 1 member likes this.
Date: 12/21/12 10:44 AM

Practice with scraps of like fabric and the same stabilizer before attempting to embroidery any particular project.

You can find many tips, tutorials and videos at Embroidery Library at Techniques and Guides tab the top right of their screen.

Click Here.

You could also contact your local Brother dealer and ask if they offer lessons.



-- Edited on 12/21/12 12:14 PM --

------
I dont give them Hell, I just tell the truth about them and they think its Hell. Harry Truman

"Improvise, adapt and overcome." - Clint Eastwood/Heartbreak Ridge

Amores

Amores
Advanced
IN USA
Member since 4/7/05
Posts: 71
Login to reply to this post

Subject: info for the sewing machine SE270D Date: 12/27/12 1:18 AM

wow thank you all for your help i will try and do everything that all of you are telling me to do but this machine also takes special thread anyone can recommend me any and where to get it?

PattiAnnJ
star
PattiAnnJ
Advanced
OH USA
Member since 12/3/06
Posts: 6875
Login to reply to this post

Date: 12/27/12 11:28 AM

Machine embroidery thread and machine embroidery bobbin thread is sold in fabric shops. You can also find cut away, tear away and water soluble stabilizer there.

------
I dont give them Hell, I just tell the truth about them and they think its Hell. Harry Truman

"Improvise, adapt and overcome." - Clint Eastwood/Heartbreak Ridge

PattiAnnJ
star
PattiAnnJ
Advanced
OH USA
Member since 12/3/06
Posts: 6875
Login to reply to this post

thumbsup 1 member likes this.
Date: 12/30/12 11:38 AM

I just found these videos that may help.

------
I dont give them Hell, I just tell the truth about them and they think its Hell. Harry Truman

"Improvise, adapt and overcome." - Clint Eastwood/Heartbreak Ridge

Amores

Amores
Advanced
IN USA
Member since 4/7/05
Posts: 71
Login to reply to this post

In reply to PattiAnnJ <<


Date: 12/30/12 9:53 PM

ty for ur info...

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Machine Embroidery >> how to use

Merchants on PR
Victoria Jones Collection
Timeless Hawaiian styles
Web site
So Vintage Patterns
Thank You for Joining!
Deals!
Fitz Like a Glove Ironing Board Cover
Made In Australia
Deals!
SewBaby
Unique Sewing Patterns
Deals!
Budo Bear Designs
Asian Designs
Web site

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.
Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Online Sewing Classes
Blueprints to Blue Jeans
Fee: $29.00
(Regular $49.00)
Blueprints to Blue Jeans

Online Sewing Classes
Fit the Tee to a T
Fee: $29.00
(Regular $49.00)
Fit the Tee to a T

New Look 6569
photo
Review by snowflake0... on 7/5/10
Read Review

Vogue 8806 Pattern ( Size 6-8-10-12-14 )
Vogue 8806 Pattern ( Size 6-8-10-12-14 )

Details
Price: $22.50
Add to Bag Add to Bag

McCalls 6548 Pattern ( Size 7-8-10-12-14 )
McCalls 6548 Pattern ( Size 7-8-10-12-14 )

Details
Price: $13.95
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Marfy 1101
photo
Review by Sigrid. on 9/1/07
Read Review

Liesl + Co. Late lunch tunic Digital Pattern
Liesl + Co. Late lunch tunic Digital Pattern

Details
Price: $12.95
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Cake Patterns Espresso Leggings Digital Pattern
Cake Patterns Espresso Leggings Digital Pattern

Details
Price: $7.50
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Sewing Workshop Trio T-Shirt, Top & Pants Pattern
Sewing Workshop Trio T-Shirt, Top & Pants Pattern

Details
Price: $22.95
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Christine Jonson Straight Shirt
Christine Jonson Straight Shirt

Details
Price: $18.00
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Subscribe to PR Message Board Feed Subscribe to the PR Message Board Feed Add to My Yahoo! Subscribe at NewsGator Online Subscribe at Bloglines Add to MyMSN