The Innov-is F480 is the ideal machine for sewing and embroidery projects alike. It has many advanced features and an easy-to-use keypad allowing you to create labels, monograms and even your own stitch patterns.
This clever sewing and embroidery machine automatically adjusts the thread tension to create even stitches on any fabric. It has an easy-to-read colour LCD screen, which makes accessing the machine's settings, designs and editing tools very straightforward.
It has a choice ofof 182 stitches (including 10 buttonholes, 5 lettering styles, and 138 built-in embroidery designs). And with a sewing speed of up to 850 stitches per minute and embroidery speed of up to 650 stitches a minute, you’re sure to get the job done quickly and accurately!
Brother's specialist embroidery software packages (PE Design 11, or PE Design Plus2) are available at a significantly reduced prices (approx. 40% reduction from our usual RRP) when purchased at the same time as this machine. PE Design 11 is an extremely sophisticated package offering huge amounts of editing and functionality. PE Design Plus 2 is more limited in its range but will still significantly add to your embrodery repertoire. Please choose from the dropdown options available when placing your order.
Why buy a machine from us?
Exeter Sewing Machine Company is an independent, family-owned business based in the centre of Exeter, Devon which has been in business for over 70 years. We sell Brother, Janome, Bernina, Baby Lock and Husqvarna machines along with their accessories, with the full back-up and support you would expect from a local family business.
Our independence and experience mean we can provide an unbiased opinion and advice to help you choose the right machine for you. When the store is open we offer free machine demonstrations, meaning that you can see and even try the machines before making your decision.
Adjustable presser foot pressure Helps you stitch pucker-free seams on even the most stretchy of fabrics.
Adjustable thread tension Achieve the best possible stitch quality across different fabrics by adjusting the tension of the upper thread. Innov-is F480 provides automatic control.
Thread sensor The Innov-is F480 is equipped with upper and lower thread sensors that warn when thread is broken or has run out.
Free arm Ideal for sewing tubular items like sleeves, trouser legs, etc.
Knee lift Free up your hands by using your knee to lift the presser foot.
Large embroidery area (180 x 130 mm) The embroidery machines have a large embroidery area so you can express your creative ideas and make even bigger and more intricate designs.
138 built-in embroidery designs Choose from a wide variety of florals, animals, geometrics, seasonal designs and much more. With our built-in designs, you can start embroidering right away.
11 built-in font styles (embroidery) Easily personalise your sewing and embroidery projects by choosing from 11 built-in font styles, available in 3 sizes.
Patterned frame shapes Put the finishing touch to your embroidery with an elegant frame. Choose from 10 frame shapes and 14 stitch types for an overall total of 140 different patterns available. Combine with lettering to create unique and stylish monograms.
Editing embroidery patterns Easily adjust the size, rotation or mirror embroidery patterns with the touch of a button.
Combine embroidery patterns This function also enables embroidery patterns to be combined or lettering to be added to a design.
Text editing functions Add multiple lines of text and align it to the left, centre or right. Text rotation and font selection are also available from one single editing panel.
USB port Connect a USB device such as a USB flash drive or a card reader/writer and load your embroidery design directly to the machine