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Explore the creative possibilities of custom embroidery with the affordable, reliable, and feature-rich PE525 embroidery machine. The PE525 comes with features that help make embroidery fun and easy. Add new, fashionable embellishments to clothing in your closet, personalize a child's belongings with custom designs and lettering, or turn everyday pillows and blankets into customized gifts for friends and family. With the PE525, the options are virtually limitless. The PE525 features a 4"x4" embroidery area, 70 built-in designs, 120 frame patterns, and 5 font styles for lettering and monogramming. Included with this machine is a 25-year limited warranty and free customer phone and online technical support for the life of the product.
  • Built-in designs - 70 designs, 5 font styles for lettering and monogramming and 120 frame pattern combinations
  • Large 4" x 4" embroidery area
  • Easy to use, 1.4" x 2.7" back-lit LCD touch screen display - access and edit built-in designs, view tutorials and more
  • Advanced needle threading system - with the press of a lever, the thread is pushed through the eye of the needle
  • Bobbin-winding system prepares bobbins quickly
  • Computer connectivity with update capability - enjoy free machine updates and easily import embroidery designs from your computer
  • Jam resistant Quick-set™ drop-in top bobbin
  • Over 5,000 designs available for individual purchase at iBroidery.com
Basic Features back to top
LCD Size (Horizontal x Vertical) inches 2.7" x 1.4"
Adjustable Screen Brightness Settings Yes
Stitch Select Touch Panel
Screensaver No
On-Screen Help Yes
Built-in Languages Yes
Zoom Function No
On-Screen Editing No
Realistic Preview No
Lighting 1 LED
Table No
Needle Threading System Advanced
Independent Bobbin Winding Motor No
Thread Sensor Upper and Bobbin
Thread Sensor On/Off No
Automated Upper and Lower Thread Cutting Yes
Quick-Set™ Bobbin Yes
Built-in Memory Yes
Computer Connectivity with Update Capability Yes
Memory Card Embroidery Card
Cable Yes

Sewing Features back to top
Presser Foot Pressure Adjustment No

Embroidery Features back to top
Maximum Embroidery Area (X x Y) 4" x 4"
Maximum Embroidery Speed (Stitches Per Minute) 400
Speed Adjustment No
Built-in Embroidery Designs (Non-License) 70
Built-in Alphabet Fonts Yes
Monogramming Font Styles 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
Built-in Border Function & Designs No
Sewing Decorative Stitches with Embroidery Arm Attached No
Appliqué Creator Function No
Automatic Feed Thread Cutting No
Curving Text on Screen Editing No
Space Reduction among Embroidery Alphabets No
Pattern Rotating 1, 10, or 90 Degrees
Drag and Drop Editing No
Onscreen Automatic Density Adjustment (STB) No
My Custom Design™ Feature No
Color Shuffling™ Function No
Print and Stitch™ Technology No
Programmable Monochrome Embroidery No

Carton Contents back to top
Included Accessory Feet Embroidery Foot "Q"
Other Included Accessories Bobbin (3), Needle set, Cleaning brush, Seam ripper, Screwdriver (large), Disc-shaped screwdriver, Spool caps (4 - small, 2 medium, large), Spool net, Scissors, Touch pen, USB cable, Embroidery bobbin thread, Accessory bag, Dust cover
Included Embroidery Hoops 4" x 4"

Warranty Standard warranty, 2&5 warranty
Machine Dimensions (H x W x D) 15.55" x 6.93" x 11.73"
Machine Weight 18.078 lbs (with embroidery unit attached)
Shipping Weight 22.267 lbs
UL/CSA Listed Yes, 110v
Quick Reference Stitch Guides Yes

PE525 Overview Video
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Worth the money spent I was looking for a good basic machine to begin machine embroidery experience. It is simple to set up, use and troubleshoot. The machine is compact enough for travel to classes and easily set up and broken down. The limited hoop size and need for a computer connection are the least attractive aspects of this machine. But for roughly $500 less than the model with these lacking features it is a good deal.
Date published: 2018-02-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I WOULD NOT BY ANY OTHER MACHINE This is my first embroidery machine and I would not have purchased any other one! I read the directions, glanced at a few videos and then followed the step by step directions that are directly on the machine. My first embroidery project was my name. My second project was a heart and my initials on an apron I made. My grandson also embroidered something. My thread jammed (wrong stabilizer) and I quickly fixed it! I love it!
Date published: 2018-01-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excelente Machine Easy, to use, great opportunity for home embroidery business.
Date published: 2018-01-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best purchase ever I waited a while before purchasing an embroidery only machine. This was the best investment I could have made. Easy to use!
Date published: 2018-01-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from best purchase ever awesome.... I start learn how to sew , this s my new hobby
Date published: 2018-01-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good purchase I love the machine I just wish that it had the ability to get larger hoops. I also wish the software was not so pricey. But it's a great machine for smaller projects.
Date published: 2017-12-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Purchase for Me This sewing machine is awesome. It was reasonable and does embroidery well.
Date published: 2017-12-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Enjoy alot I'm still trying to figure out how to use it but it will come to me eventually
Date published: 2017-11-21
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