Surprisingly Affordable Dream Machine
Built-in stitches, embroidery designs and fonts
• 561 sewing stitches (531 built-in, 30 on CD), 14 one-step
auto-size buttonhole styles, 318 built-in embroidery designs,
including 13 bobbin work designs, 14 embroidery fonts,
3 Japanese embroidery fonts and 140 frame
pattern combinations.
V-Series: Our largest workspace ever
• Enjoy our 5'' x 11.25'' workspace that provides plenty of
space for large projects.
Large 3.6" x 6.0" LCD touch screen display
• See up to 260,000 colors with little or no on-screen color shifting.
View on-screen tutorials, and control the machine with the large
intuitive on-screen icons.
10-inch LED lighting
• No more task lights needed. 50% brighter than in most
Brother™ machines!
Built-in dual USB ports
• Connect to your computer to import and export designs or
perform machine updates. Use the second port to import and
export designs from your USB memory stick.
Large embroidery area
• Maximum embroidery field of 7" x 12". Includes two sizes of
embroidery frames: 5" x 7" and 7" x 12".
Pivot function
• The presser foot automatically lifts as the needle remains lowered for fast and easy fabric manipulation.
Optional MuVit™ Digital Dual Feed Foot*
• Use the direct motor-driven foot to powerfully feed fabric from the top and bottom, giving you greater control.
Optional Droplight™ LED Embroidery Positioning Marker*
• The LED pointer shows the needle drop position with pinpoint
accuracy – critical for embroidery.
The new DreamCreator™ XE Innov-ís VM5100
combines quilting, sewing and embroidery into
one surprisingly affordable dream machine. The
DreamCreator™ XE helps you realize your dreams
with a 10% larger workspace than most Brother™
machines and a large 7" x 12" embroidery area.
If you love to create lots of projects, there is nothing
more frustrating than a slow machine – with
V-Series, enjoy stitching up to 1,050spm. With
561 total stitches available, My Custom Stitch™
feature, and an included case for bobbin work, as
well as 13 bobbin work embroidery designs, this
machine will truly bring out the real designer in you.
Plus, V-Series has optional accessories* designed
specifically to work with DreamCreator™ XE – your
creative freedom is virtually endless. Technology
has never looked as good as it does in the V-Series
from Brother.
Images for illustrative purposes only. *Additional purchase required. ©2013 Brother International Corporation. All rights reserved. Brother Industries, Ltd., Nagoya, Japan. HADSSDDreamCreatorXE
Basic Features
LCD Display Size (Horizontal x Vertical) Inches
3.6 x 6.0
Display (Number of Colors)
Up to 260,000
Stitch Select
Touch Panel
Opening Screen
On-Screen Help
Built-in Languages
On-Screen Editing
LED10" Lighting
Thread Tension
Needle Threading System
Easy Bobbin Winding
Adjustable Bobbin Winding Speed
Thread Sensor
Upper and Bobbin
Thread Sensor On/Off
Automatic Thread Cutter
Quick-Set™ Bobbin
Full USB
Computer Connectivity with Update Capability
Mouse Capability by USB
Media Type
InnovEye® Technology
Embroidery Features
Maximum Embroidery Area (X x Y) Maximum Embroidery Speed (Stitches Per Minute)
Standard Included Frames
Built-in Brother Embroidery Designs
Built-in Embroidery Designs Featuring Disney•Pixar Characters
Built-in Laura Ashley Embroidery Designs Built-in Frame Designs
Built-in Embroidery Lettering Fonts Thread Wiper
Resume Function
Trial Position/Layout Function
Built-in Border Function and Designs
Automatic Color Sorting on Border Function
Sewing with Embroidery Unit Attached
Appliqué Creator Function
Automatic Feed Thread Cutting
Curving Text on Screen Editing
Space Reduction Among Embroidery Alphabets
Pattern Rotating
Drag and Drop Editing On-Screen Automatic Density Adjustment
My Custom Design™ Feature
V-Sonic™ Pen Pal for Embroidery
Basting Stitch Before Embroidery
Forward Backward by 500 Stitch
Droplight™ Embroidery Positioning Marker
7" x 12"
2 (5" x 7", 7" x 12")
10 Shapes x 14 Stitch Patterns
17 (Including 3 Japanese Fonts)
1, 10, or 90 Degrees
Sewing & Quilting Features
Bed Area (Depth x Width) Inches
7.7 x 15.6
Work Space (Height x Width) Inches
5.0 x 11.25
Maximum Sewing Speed (Stitches Per Minute)
Knee Lifter
Feed Dog
Back to Beginning Key
Standard Presser Feet
Built-in Sewing Stitches (Includes Buttonhole Styles)
561 (531 Built-in and 30 on CD)
Buttonhole Styles
14 One-step
Built-in Sewing Lettering Fonts
5 (Including 1 Japanese and 1 Cyrillic)
Stitch Width
Stitch Length
V-Sonic™ Pen Pal for Sewing
Sew Straight™ Laser Vision Guide
MuVit™ Digital Dual Feed
My Custom Stitch™ Feature
Side Feeding
Start/Stop Button
Speed Controller
Twin Needle Setting Key
Needle Position Key (Up/Down)
Automatic Height Adjuster™ AHA® Feature
Presser Foot Pressure Adjustment
Presser Foot Leveling
Automatic Presser Foot Lifter
Pivot Function
Drop Feed/Free-Motion
Free-Motion Quilting Foot
Built-in Quilting Stitches
Included Quilting Feet
Included Wide Table
• Feature Included
— Feature Not Included
Included Accessories
• Zigzag Foot
• Monogramming Foot
• Overcasting Foot
• Zipper Foot
• Buttonhole Foot
• Blind Stitch Foot
• Button Fitting Foot
• Straight Stitch Foot
• ¼" Quilting Foot With Guide
• Free-Motion Open Toe Quilting Foot
• Spool Cap (Special)
• Embroidery Needle Plate Cover
• Knee Lifter
• Straight Stitch Needle Plate
• Cord Guide Bobin Cover (With Single Hole)
• Specialty Thread Bobbin Cover
• Bobbin Case for Bobbin Work
• 2 Embroidery Frame Sets
• Embroidery Bobbin Thread
• Stabilizer Material
• Grid Sheet Set
• My Custom Stitch™ CD
• Soft Cover
• Exclusive Travel Bag Set Included
• Additional Accessories Included In Box
Recommended Optional Accessories*
• Wide Extension Table (SAWT6200D)
• MuVit™ Digital Dual Feed Foot (SA196)
• Droplight™ Embroidery Positioning Marker (SA197)
• Adjustable Bias Binder Foot (SA198)
• High Quality Embroidery Thread Set (ETKS63)
• Pacesetter® Lightweight Water Soluble Stabilizer Roll
15" x 25 yd (SA540)
• For Additional Embroidery Designs, Visit iBroidery.com
• Additional Optional Accessories Available For Purchase
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*Additional purchase required.
For more information, visit www.brother-usa.com
or call 1-800-4-A-BROTHER
All specifications subject to change without prior notice.