The PE540D Embroidery-Only Machine
Enjoy the versatility of this full-featured, affordable, embroidery-only machine that comes with features that make embroidery fun and easy. Create high quality embroidery with the wide variety of built-in designs, including Disney, or import your own designs for virtually unlimited creative possibilities for years to come!
100+ Built-In Designs
Choose from more than 100 built-in Disney and decorative designs and 5 embroidery lettering fonts, PLUS have the ability to import 1000’s of designs from and other 3rd-party sites. The PE540D uses standard .pes embroidery design files, so you’ll be able to import a virtually unlimited number of designs up to 4"x4".
70 Built-In Decorative Embroidery Designs
35 Built-In Disney Embroidery Designs
5 Built-In Font Styles
Plus 1000’s More Available!*
iBroidery®.com Compatible Exclusive for Brother Customers
As a Brother embroidery customer, get exclusive access to even more embroidery designs at the iBroidery®.com Embroidery Design Download Center.
  • Choose from 5,000+ designs.
  • Over 1,000 embroidery designs featuring Disney and Disney▪Pixar characters.
  • A range of exclusive designs from Nickelodeon, Anita Goodesign, Murango and Laura Ashley.
  • Browse limited edition designs from the Brother Design Library.
  • Download only the designs you want.
  • No subscription required.
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*Additional purchase required.
What Makes the PE540D a Must-Have?
4"x4" Embroidery Area
The 4"x4" embroidery area is perfect for adding Mickey Mouse, Nemo or other Disney characters to kids’ jeans and school bags, or for adding decorative designs and lettering to gifts, clothing, home décor, and more!
Computer Connectivity
Import designs directly from your computer via the included USB cable. This feature also allows you to enjoy free machine updates.
Brightly Lit Workspace
Easily see the fabric surface with the super bright lights in the needle area.
Drop-in Bobbin
& Bobbin
Winding System
To change your bobbin, simply drop in a full bobbin, pull the thread through the slot and start sewing. No more ‘fishing’ for bobbin thread! To wind your bobbin, simply load it on your machine and press the lever.
Advanced Needle Threader
Forget the tweezers and toss away the magnifying glass. One touch and the machine is ready to go.
Easy View
Back-lit Display
Touch the icon to select your design from built-in embroidery patterns, frame shapes, or lettering fonts.
Project Inspiration
Cars Back Pack
Cars Back Pack
Mickey Placemat
Mickey Placemat
Star Apron
Star Apron
Disney Baby
Disney Baby
Minnie and Friends Towels
Minnie and Friends Towels
Monsters Inc. Tote
Monsters Inc. Tote
Cars Back Pack
Mickey Placemat
Star Apron
Disney Baby
Minnie and Friends Towels
Monsters Inc. Tote
In the Box
  • PE540D embroidery machine
  • Embroidery foot ‘Q’
  • 4"x4" embroidery hoop and grid
  • Brother poly #90 bobbin thread
  • Bobbins (4)
  • Seam ripper, needle set, cleaning brush, screwdriver, spool caps (3), spool net, scissors, touch pen
  • USB cable
  • Power cord
  • Foot controller
  • English/Spanish operation manual and quick reference guide
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