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Brother Advance Sewing Machine

Updated on February 24, 2015

Brother XL2600I Sew Advance Sew Affordable 25-Stitch Free-Arm Sewing Machine

The Brother XL2600I Sewing Machine rated as one of the best sewing machines for the novice and seasoned person who have sewn for years. This sewing machine is ready for all your basic sewing needs, from sewing hems, zippers and button holes to more creative embroidery craft projects. Easy to set up and use. Begin your craft project or fashionable homemade clothes as soon as you get it out of the box. Below is my review of what makes the Brother XL26001 Sewing Machine stand out. The special features and the unbelievably low cost in comparison to all the extras of what comes built in with this high quality sewing machine.

Why the Brother XL2600I Sewing Machine is the best choice

How to wind a bobbin on the Brother XL2600i sewing machine

Brother 5300 Universal Sewing Machine Carrying Case - Perfect Match

Brother 5300 Universal Sewing Machine Carrying Case
Brother 5300 Universal Sewing Machine Carrying Case

No sewing machine is complete without the carrying case. This makes the machine easier to carry and keeps it clean from dust.

 

Automatic needle threader - No manual threading

This is a big plus for you because the machine automatically threads the needle. Rather than fight with the thread and be frustrated. Even with good eyes and good coordination, it does not always work. At the top of my list is the Brother Sewing machine automatic needle threader.

User friendly features - Not all sewing machines are user friendly

Easy automatic bobbin winding, then drop-in to load bobbin, thread cutter and simple one-step auto-size buttonholer. Remove the accessory compartment and you can easily sew sleeves, cuffs and other small or difficult objects that need a tight space to sew together.

Select the stitch size that is right for your fabric with the stitch selector. Be in control of the stitch length.

This sewing machine gives you easy control over your fabric, stitches and speed of making in creating your masterpiece.

There is no need to strain your eyes with the brightly lit light bulb to make your work easy.

Enjoy the easy and quick to change five accessory presser feet that snaps on for replacement.

Twenty-five multiply stitch function - Ideal for garments and crafts

Make incredible fashions for everyone in the family. Use any of the fancier stitches to embroider on your quilts, heirlooms, and crafts.

Brother XL2600I Sew Advance Sew Affordable 25 Stitch Free Arm Sewing Machine

Sewing Accessories

Plus additional varieties of Brother Machines

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More Brother Brand Sewing Machines and Accessories

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Along with your new Brother sewing machine, it will come with some accessories. But many of those will need to be replaced at some point later on such as the sewing needles.

Other accessories would be the bobbins, variety of machine foot feed and thread. A Brother Sewing Machine starter kit comes complete with thread, bobbins, needles and three different types of the accessory foot.

All this can be found with the link above and available on Amazon.

Sewing Baskets

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Organizing Your Accessories

Unique Sewing Baskets are viewed here

Sewing baskets are a must have when using your sewing machine. These baskets hold all the accessories that you will need. Thread, needles, pins, scissors and much more items that will be needed for your project. There are many different looks and styles of these baskets to suit your own taste. Only two of the many are shown in the photo above.

Just check out the link above.

Sewing for Beginners

Cutting Mat and Sewing Table

don't forget these. Check out the accessory link above to find the two items.

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      Sandy Mertens 2 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      favored You are welcome.

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      Sandy Mertens 2 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      LindaSmith1 I have heard that the Singer quality has gone downhill.

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      Fay Favored 2 years ago from USA

      I can believe that. I heard the same about their electronics department. When I can I'll be making the switch to this machine. So glad you wrote on this machine.

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      LindaSmith1 2 years ago from USA

      Singer still exists but Brother has outdone them as far as quality goes.

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      Sandy Mertens 2 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      favored, I was told by a guy that services sewing machines that they ones in the stores like Walmart are actually a lesser quality machine. The price is really good on this.

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      Fay Favored 2 years ago from USA

      I just showed this to my husband. Didn't need much convincing since he's the one who has to thread it for me. Plus this price is less than Walmart. Yeah!

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      Sandy Mertens 2 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      Marsha Cooper, Now you know about this one. You do a lot of sewing so it is something to consider.

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      Sandy Mertens 2 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      LindaSmith1 I would have to look to see if Singer and Brother are connected. But Singer still has sewing machines. I am sure that Brother did not replace them.

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      Sandy Mertens 2 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      favored My old sewing machine had to be hand threaded because it no longer functions. The automatic threading is a good thing.

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      Marsha Cooper 2 years ago

      This must be one step above one that I have. Mine doesn't have the needle threader and the bobbin case isn't on the top either.

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      LindaSmith1 2 years ago from USA

      I remember the Brother when I was a teenage. I believe it replaced the Singer machines and was a quality machine.

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      Fay Favored 2 years ago from USA

      You had me as soon as you said it treads itself. Have to get my husband to tread mine, can't see it. I also have a Brother sewing machine, but it's nothing like this. An upgrade would be nice.

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      Sandy Mertens 2 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      peachpurple Brother brand has been around for years.

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      peachy 2 years ago from Home Sweet Home

      Thanks, i was looking for a sewing machine, i saw this brand but Don t see many reviews

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      Sandy Mertens 2 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      CherylsArt The electronic sewing machines with all the fancy stitches are nice to have.

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      Cheryl Paton 2 years ago from West Virginia

      I got a new electronic sewing machine for Christmas last year, and it is pretty easy to use. I like all the stitch options, without having to change cams.

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      Susan300 4 years ago

      Nicely done! ** Angel Blessed!! ** :)

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      PearlieD 4 years ago

      Great lens on Sewing Machines! Mine is antic at this stage and needs to be updated! But first there need to be a active user I am afraid :)

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      ohcaroline 4 years ago

      That's a really nice machine for that price. I think I am going to need a new one down the road. Mine has been in storage and not used. Thanks for sharing this information.l

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      Looks like a wonderful machine -- lots of options.

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      Gail47 4 years ago

      Very detailed options for anyone who is looking for a sewing machines. Informative article.

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      Lynda Makara 4 years ago from California

      Nicely done.

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      Ahdilarum 4 years ago

      informative lens about sewing machine