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Explore the fun and creativity of sewing, embroidery, crafting and quilting - all at an affordable price! The LB6800 combination sewing and embroidery machine comes complete with 67 built-in sewing stitches and 98 stitch functions, plus a built-in embroidery design library of 70 decorative designs, 120 frame pattern combinations and 5 lettering fonts. With computer connectivity, the LB6800 will allow you to import .pes designs from your PC, or import designs purchased from and other web sites. Enjoy the versatility of the 7 included sewing feet, including a buttonhole, overcasting, zipper, button fitting, monogramming, zigzag and blind stitch foot. Features like the built-in push-button thread cutter, advanced needle threading system and easy-to-view backlit LCD display touch screen provide a heightened level of convenience to your sewing and embroidery. Perfect for beginners and more advanced sewers, the LB6800 includes built-in tutorials to view on the LCD display screen, a printed quick start guide, and a complete instructions manual in English and in Spanish.
  • Import Designs Directly from your Computer
  • 70 built-in embroidery designs, 5 embroidery fonts and 120 frame pattern combinations
  • 67 built-in sewing stitches with 98 stitch functions
  • Easy-to-view back-lit, touch screen LCD display
  • On-screen reference guide in 16 languages
  • Quick-Set™ drop-in bobbin and advanced needle threader
  • Built-in push button thread cutter
  • Large 4" x 4" embroidery area
  • Machine cover included
  • compatible: Choose from thousands of licensed and limited edition, downloadable designs, available for purchase on
Basic Features back to top
LCD Size (Horizontal x Vertical) inches 2.7 x 1.4
Stitch Select Touch Panel
Screensaver No
On-Screen Help Yes
Built-in Languages Yes
On-Screen Editing No
Lighting 1 LED
Needle Threading System Advanced
Independent Bobbin Winding Motor Yes
Thread Sensor Upper and Bobbin
Thread Sensor On/Off No
Automated Upper and Lower Thread Cutting Yes
Quick-Set™ Bobbin Yes
Computer Connectivity with Update Capability Yes
Memory Card No
Cable Embroidery Card

Sewing Features back to top
Work Space (Height & Width) inches 3.9 x 5.3
Maximum Sewing Speed (Stitches Per Minute) 710
Knee Lifter No
Feed Dog 7
Back to Beginning Key No
Built-in Sewing Stitches (Includes Buttonhole Styles) 67
Buttonhole Styles 10 One-step
Built-in Sewing Lettering Fonts No
Stitch Width (mm) 7mm
Stitch Length (mm) 5mm
My Custom Stitch™ Feature No
Sideways Sewing No
Start/Stop Button Yes
Speed Control Yes
Needle Position Key (Up/Down) Yes
Automatic Height Adjuster™ AHA® Feature No
Presser Foot Pressure Adjustment No
Presser Foot Leveling Yes
Pivot Function No
Drop Feed/Free Motion Yes
Free Motion Quilting Foot Optional (additional purchase required)
Built-in Quilting Stitches No
Included Quilting Feet Optional (additional purchase required)
Specialty Feet Included Yes (Additional specialty feet may be available. See Optional Accessories)

Embroidery Features back to top
Maximum Embroidery Area (X x Y) 4" x 4"
Maximum Embroidery Speed (Stitches Per Minute) 400
Adjustable Design Icon Size Setting No
Built-in Embroidery Designs (Non-License) 70
Built-in Embroidery Designs featuring Disney/Pixar® Characters No
Built-in Alphabet Designs No
Built-in Frame Designs 10 Shapes x 12 Stitch Patterns
InnovEye™ Technology No
Snowman® Embroidery Positioning Marker No
Thread Wiper No
Resume Function No
Trial Position/Layout Function Yes
Sewing Decorative Stitches with Embroidery Arm Attached No
Appliqué Creator Function No
Curving Text on Screen Editing No
Space Reduction among Embroidery Alphabets No
Pattern Rotating 1, 10, or 90 Degrees
Onscreen Automatic Density Adjustment (STB) No
My Custom Design™ Feature No
Color Shuffling™ Function No
Print and Stitch™ Technology No

Carton Contents back to top
Accessory Storage Built-in
Included Accessory Feet Buttonhole foot, Overcasting foot, Zipper foot, Button fitting foot, Monogramming foot, Embroidery foot, Blind stitch foot
Other Included Accessories Scissors, seam ripper, needle set, twin needle, eyelet punch, touch pen, cleaning brush, extra spool pin, spool caps (3), bobbins including clips (3), screwdrivers (2), spool net, accessory case, embroidery bobbin thread (clear), embroidery arm, embroidery material, USB cable, instructional CD and Operations manual
Included Embroidery Hoops 1 (4" x 4")

Warranty 25 year limited warranty
Machine Dimensions (H x W x D) 10.95" x 6.89" x 15.55"
Machine Weight 13.669 lbs
Shipping Dimensions (H x W x D) 22.30" x 21.50" x 15.50"
Shipping Weight 37.1 lbs
UL/CSA Listed Yes, 110v

Please click on the categories below to view the optional accessories for the LB6800

SA198 Adjustable Binder Foot

This foot has clear plastic bias tape guide. By adjusting this guide, users can sew various width bias tape from ¼” to ¾” (5mm to 20mm).

SA193 Candlewicking Foot

Add a beautiful, decorative touch resembling handsewn ‘knotted’ candlewicking to embellish pillows, table linens, bed linens, and clothing, or to stitch down appliqué shapes or ribbons. This candlewicking foot has a specially formed, deep tunnel on the underside, which allows the raised candlewicking stitches to pass under the foot easily, and helps prevent unwanted pressure on your finished stitches. Ideal not only for candlewicking stitches, but for other raised or 3-dimensional stitches, and for sewing with heavier cotton threads. For Use With: BC1000, CE4000, CE5000PRW, CE5500PRW, CE8080PRW, CP6500, CP7500, CS80, CS100T, CS5055PRW, CS6000i, CS8150, CS8060, CS6000T, CS8072, Duetta® 4500D, ES2000, EX660, HE120, HS1000, Innov-ís 40,

SA194 Pin Tuck Foot, 5-groove

This 5-groove pin tuck foot, when used with a twin needle, helps you to make virtually perfect pin tucks, and is also perfect for sewing corded pin tucks on shirts, blouses and many home decorating projects. This foot is ideal when making pin tucks with slightly larger intervals, and for more prominent tucks on medium-weight fabrics. Not recommended for use with firm or thick fabrics. For Use With: PC-8500D, PC-6500, SE-270D, NX-200, XL-2230, NX-400, NX-400Q, NX-600, PS-1000, PS-1250, PS-3100, LS-2125i, XL-2610, XL-2600, XL-5500, XL-5600, XL-5700, XL-6452, XL-3510, XL-3500T, XR-65T, XL-6562, CS-80, CS-8060, CS-8150, ES-2000, CS-6000T, XL-5130, XL-5340, XR-33, XR-40, CS-100T, CS-6000, CS-8072, ES-2000T, Innov-ís 1000, Innov-ís 4000D, LS-

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best purchase ever I love this machine! I was able to use it right out of the box. I love the embroidery designs that came with the machine. So far I have made monogrammed cheer bows for my granddaughter and a memory quilt for my newborn nephew. Love love love it!!! I am pleased with my Brother LB6800PRW machine!!
Date published: 2017-10-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from There is not a bad Brother sewing machine. I original purchased my first LB 6000 because I wanted an embroidery machine. I loved it and it sewed very will; but the size of the embroidery piece was limited. I sold that machine and bought a Quattro, another great machine but heavy. I like going to open sews and on quilting retreats. The Quattro's weight is an issue. My husband was carrying the machine up and down the stairs and I was hauling it into the stores. I always regretted selling the LB 6000 and recently purchased another. The embroidery is great throu limited, it sews beautifully, Jim is no longer carrying it up and down stairs, and I have no problems getting it into where I will be sewing. It there is one draw back, Brother needs to offer and extended work platform. A great buy at a great price.
Date published: 2017-10-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful So far this machine has been very good.....embroidery is the best...
Date published: 2017-09-26
Rated 4 out of 5 by from First sewing for 11yr old My daughter has just started to sew. This is her first machine. She loves the automatic needle threading and embroidery hoop (we're still learning to use it right). She has promised flannel pants for everyone for Christmas. Looking forward to watching her sewing skills improve.
Date published: 2017-09-14
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Not a machine for Beginners This machine is not recommended for beginners. When a person gets a new product they are eager to use it. You can't get too eager to use this machine because you must have a degree in Embroidery first. I can hand embroidery, crochet, and am very active in crafts, however After having this machines for 3 + months, I am STILL reading instructions that are not very well written. I have not used the machine yet.
Date published: 2017-09-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great purchase This is a small machine but does a big job. I do a lot of quilting and use this machine all the time. Love the thread cutting option. Very easy to use. I do a moderate amount of embrodery and this is perfect for my needs.
Date published: 2017-09-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Brother-LB6800 I like this machine alot. So far everything is good, have no complaints about it so far. I haven't gotten to do the embroidery on it just yet, but so far I'm leaning towards another brother sewing machine
Date published: 2017-08-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Purchase I ever made I love this machine. It is great to teach young children to sew!
Date published: 2017-08-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Work horse beginning embroidery machine Have completed many varied items from garment to crafts. Only complaint is that the speed could be faster and choice of embroidery is outdated. Can not purchase "cards" in stores-outmoded technology.
Date published: 2017-08-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Like it I have had several brother sewing machines, I got this one because my other one was getting older and I chose one with embroidery capabilities and I'm glad I did.i have tried several patterns and am pleased with the results. I was disappointed that each letter of the alphabet counted as one of the 70 patterns but I found free ones both on your website and on the internet so there are lots of choices. I do hope that is will last for a long time.
Date published: 2017-08-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Neutral design I opted for the LB6800 not only for its great and numerous capabilities but also its "plain and neutral" design. Being a male, I am not fond of investing in a machine with floral or paisley feminine designs.
Date published: 2017-08-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Exceptional Machine I was exceptionally pleased when I received my Brother sewing machine.Wonderful machine,simple to use and comes with a lot of functions.I love the fact that we can continue adding and upgrading new things without the machine becoming obsolete.Whether you are a first time user or an avid seamstress this machine has it all.I would recommend to everyone.The only reason I am giving this a four star and not a five is my machine came with some items missing and when I called they want me to pay for the items missing despite that this particilar machine were suppose to come with it.(even states it in content).This is the only reason why i'm rating this a four star.I feel the machine is worth its weight in gold,certainly makes sewing so much fun and very enjoyable.Love this machine
Date published: 2017-08-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it I have really enjoyed sewing with my new Brother machine. No complaints and I love many of the features, one is the one that cuts the thread and puts the needle in the up position. I have made three baby blankets so far plus some repaired and I only have praise for my machine.
Date published: 2017-07-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Delivers as promised This sewing machine was recommended to me by another person. Best recommendation I have followed up on. It does everything I need and allows me to grow my skills without having to purchase another sewing machine.
Date published: 2017-07-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This machine does it all - well! I purchased this machine four months ago, when I decided I wanted to learn how to quilt. I really didn't know anything about sewing so I am a total beginner. The easy set up guide and videos taught me everything I needed to know, as well as all of the YouTube tutorials available on the Internet. Although I don't really have anything to compare it to quilting on this machine has been a breeze. The embroidery is fun to use and I like to incorporate little embroidered squares on all of the quilts, personalizing each creation. I know it seems silly, but this sewing machine kind of changed my life. Specifically, my favorite features are, of course the embroidery, the self cutting button, and the drop in bobbin. I have included a few photos of the quilts I have made with this machine.
Date published: 2017-07-23
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Very limited ability I bought this machine thinking I could do more with it. Such as down load designs.You can only download designs from iBroidery. If you go to another site to download designs the machine doesn't read the designs. Therefore, I'm not very happy with it's limited ability.
Date published: 2017-07-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this machine I haven't sewn in years and this was the perfect machine for me. I use it for sewing and am about to start quilting. The machine is so easy to use and the manual is very helpful.
Date published: 2017-07-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I love my Brother LB6800 I love this machine. I purchased it for it's full set of features which includes embroidery. I was a little nervous because I read a few reviews which were negative in regards to the embroidery tension. I also had problems on the first try. I read a few tips online and discovered that I was not properly seating the bobbin thread into the track correctly to engage the tension. My only complaint would be that the documentation could better describe how important it is to do this one thing. I have been piecing a quilt top to try it out and it is perfect. I even came up with a way to create a secondary piecing with a rotation of the fabric and changing the needle position which is a quick easy change with the user friendly screen. This is my second Brother machine, and I love them.
Date published: 2017-07-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I love this machine! I abso, poso, love this machine!!! My Kenmore has served me well, it's 42 years old and I'm the original owner. But I haven't even thought about using it since I purchased this Brother machine. It sews so smoothly and quietly. I love the needle threader, the cutter, and the push-button reverse. The upgrade was worth it for those features alone.
Date published: 2017-06-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good quality machine I love the stitch quality of this little machine and how quickly the design finishes.
Date published: 2017-06-19
Rated 2 out of 5 by from ok Hello, this is Grivet Burton my LB6800 is not working. The place where the bobbin goes is lifted up as if it was off track.I really didn't have time to use it and when I did this happened. My year's warranty is up, Know my 3 years warranty has begun. where can I take the LB6800 to get fix
Date published: 2017-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I love how user friendly this machine is. This machine is easy to use, and works great with Embrilliance software. I had never used an embroidery machine before, and I love it! Even though it has the sewing machine option, I use it solely for embroidery.
Date published: 2017-06-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome machine for the price Love using my new sewing machine...great to not use pedal. Easy to follow instructions. Works fast
Date published: 2017-06-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this machine This machine is wonderful, I found sewing on this machine to be easy, uncomplicated and it gives you a professional finish. So happy with the embroidery side of this marvelous machine. Easy to download designs and embroider. I love my new brothers lb6800prw.
Date published: 2017-06-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best ever I'm excited about my new machine, I'm taking a class to update myself on all the functions
Date published: 2017-06-03
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Good, BUT It's a good machine but like everything else noways its value could be doubled by better documentation.
Date published: 2017-05-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love Embroidering! I have been sewing and doing crewel/needlework all my life. Bought this machine to embroider items for my granddaughter after I found out what people charge in Tampa. With a few speed bumps learning how to measure and place monogram letters, I'm enjoying the machine very much!
Date published: 2017-05-05
Rated 3 out of 5 by from LB6800THRD The needle threader has gotten stuck with every use. Not all the .pes designs work with this machine.
Date published: 2017-04-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Really enjoying my new sewing machine The sewing machine does a great job with perfect stitches (no skipped or uneven lengths). It is also lighter so it is easier for me to move. The embroidery stitches are lively and well executed.
Date published: 2017-04-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love Love Love This is worth the investment. I've had it for a few months but was a little overwhelmed. Once I sat to use it I found it very easy. Good instructions. Thank You!
Date published: 2017-04-26
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