Watch as your creativity comes to life with the new Stellaire Innov-is XJ2 sewing, quilting and embroidery machine. Bursting with Brother's latest technological innovations, and with more power, more precision, and more patterns than ever, it’s the perfect addition to your sewing room set-up.
With its extra-large 10.1” HD touchscreen display, enhanced lighting, an embroidery area of 360 x 240mm (14 x 9.5”), speeds of up to 1,050 stitches per minute and pop-out needle plate, with the Stellaire Innov-is XJ2 creating has never been so easy.
This intuitive machine has been designed with creativity in mind and comes with 889 beautiful embroidery designs, including 101 Disney favourites, of which over 80 are brand new. Bursting with embroidery fonts and embroidered buttonholes, decorative fill and stippling, echo quilting, new matrix copying, new creative couching function (couching foot included!), a new 2-point positioning system and the ability to make your own designs with My Design Center, this high-quality machine has been built to feed your creative fires.
With 760 decorative and utility sewing stitches, including 16 buttonholes, the Stellaire is the perfect sewing partner, helping you stitch creative perfection into everything you sew. New features include stitch tapering and Sashiko stitches. With the ability to combine stitches and create your own via the machine’s built-in My Custom StitchTM your bespoke style will be stitched across every project.
Precision is at your fingertips with ICAPS auto fabric thickness detection, laser line sewing guide, lockstitch key, advanced presser foot control, pivot function, advanced motor-driven dual drive foot and ergonomically designed multi-function foot controller (optional ACC) to name a few.
Work smarter, not harder. The wireless enabled Stellaire Innov-is XJ2 works in perfect harmony with a range of Brother apps, including Artspira, My Design Snap and My Stitch Monitor.
For people with a passion for sewing, quilting and embroidery, the Stellaire XJ2 is the machine with which to realise your ambitions!
Brother's specialist embroidery software packages (PE Design 11, or PE Design Plus2) are available at a significantly reduced prices (over 37% 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.
Built-in stitches and fonts The Innov-is XJ2 is bursting with 760 built-in decorative and utility stitches, including three brand-new sashiko stitches, stitch tapering function and the improved N Foot. Now even more decorative stitches are compatible with the included Dual Feed Foot. Love a certain stitch combination? You can combine built-in stitches to create a one-of-a-kind design that can be saved for future use. Simply select a stitch, preview, and edit with mirror image, length, width, and elongation tools. With My Custom Stitch™ you can create your own stitches straight into your machine via the LCD touchscreen. Save them to use time and time again.
Seeing straight Sewing straight has never been easier than with the Stellaire’s built-in laser guide that extends up to 19mm. Easy to view on darker fabrics, it’s ideal for sewing straight parallel lines and darts. Sew decorative stitches at precisely the distance you’d like by guiding the fabric along the laser guideline.
Room to grow With an impressive 11.25” (285mm) long arm you can take on projects large and small. From curtains and wedding dresses to bulky coats, there’s plenty of space to work quickly and comfortably.
Easily removable needle plate Looking after your machine has never been easier with the redesigned pop-up needle plate and multi-tool. Switch between your standard needle plate, and the straight stitch needle plate, with ease.
Quilting features The XJ2 is a quilter’s dream come true, graced with technological innovations that make quilting large, decorative projects so easy. With its impressive 11.25” (285mm) long arm the Stellaire gives you space to quilt, and then quilt some more. You’ll achieve pinpoint accuracy using the laser line to stitch the smallest of allowances. Employ it to see where you’re stitching in the ditch – a must when working with dark or patterned fabrics. You can achieve the sharpest of corners with the pivot function, and add texture to your quilts with the improved N foot and couching stitch function. The XJ2 comes with Brother's improved Dual Feed Foot that powerfully feeds both top and bottom fabrics at the same rate. There’s also a knee lift for hands- free sewing and an ergonomically designed multi-function foot control which can be programmed to cut threads, reverse stitchand more.
Easiest ever embroidery The two-point positioning, matrix copy, presser foot auto down, new in-the-hoop patterns, decorative, echo and stippling function and No Sew setting will take your stitch outs to the stars and back.
Creative Yarn Couching Embroider letters with yarn into a 3D effect using the Couching Embroidery Foot. Create upper and lower case letters (approx. 3” tall) and numbers. Plus 40 Couching Embroidery designs.
More choice, more makes Always find the right design with the Stellaire’s built-in 889 embroidery patterns, inc. 101 Disney stitch outs. Now updated with over 80 new motifs including florals, butterflies, fonts, and more.
Make it yours Easily edit embroidery designs and fonts on-screen in My Design Center with up to 800% zoom. Add text, duplicate, rotate, mirror, and resize with no computer required. With the ability to undo and redo up to ten times while editing, you don’t have to worry if you make a mistake.
Bespoke letter design Take your text editing skills to the next level with enhanced on-screen letter editing. Arc text, place on a diagonal, resize, slice apart, and edit individual letters.
Stitch it again With Stellaire’s border function, it’s easy to turn small designs into repeat edges for pillowcases, towels, curtains, and more. Want to make stand-alone repeats? The built-in appliqué patch function automatically calculates the best way to place multiple designs, so you’ll never waste precious fabric again.
Always precise Use the laser pointer and two-point placement in combination with Brother’s exclusive My Design Snap app to get precise pattern placement every time you stitch out.
Enhanced colour choice Because life is better in colour, Brother have included enhanced thread colour palettes with expanded brand and colour choices. You can even combine your favourite colours from multiple brands to create your own custom palettes.
Shuffle your favourites Colour shuffling has never been easier. Choose your embroidery design, choose your colour theme and scroll through the multiple colour variations, then save up to nine favourites.
Always finish first Create more in less time with embroidery speeds of up to 1,050 stitches per minute.
Space to create Stellaire’s super-size 360 x 240mm (14 x 9.5”) embroidery working area means you’ll always have enough space to work on large-scale pieces. Whether it’s one big motif, or smaller repeated designs, you won’t need to re-hoop with Stellaire’s largest frame and matrix copy function.