Innov-is NV870 Special Edition embroidery machine

Bring colour and style to everyday items such as cushions, quilts and lampshades with the Innov-is NV870SE. Explore your inner artist and transform your fabrics with 138 built-in animal-inspired, floral and seasonal designs and patterns.

£1,399 Inc. VAT


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Take on large embroidery projects in no time with the Brother Innov-is NV870 Special Edition.

If you’re looking for a feature-packed embroidery-only machine, the Innov-is NV870SE is the perfect choice. It offers a large embroidery area, a wide inner-arm space for large projects, and a full-colour touch screen for ultimate ease of use.

From its automatic needle threader and programmable jump stitch cutter, to its fast-font editing and accompanying size, space and font adjustment, you’ll find that the Innov-is NV870SE is packed full of handy features. You can also connect a USB device such as a memory stick or a card reader/writer and load your embroidery design directly to the machine.

The programmable jump stitch cutter saves you time but cutting all jump stitches - so no need for you to trim excess thread after embroidery is finished.

10 frame shapes and 14 border styles allow you to add those extra finishing touches to your embroidery and always offer you the precision you need.

For help and advice on setting up your machine, visit, and you can also take a look at our accessories page to make sure you have everything you need to get started.

Key Features

  • Colour LCD touch screen
  • 260 x 160 mm embroidery area
  • 138 built-in embroidery patterns
  • 11 built-in fonts
  • 10 frame shapes and 14 border styles
  • 850 stitches per minute embroidery speed
  • Auto needle threader
  • Programmable jump stitch cutting function

What's in the box

  • Seam ripper
  • Bobbin
  • Needle set
  • Cleaning brush
  • Spool cap (large, medium, small)
  • Spool net
  • Scissors
  • Set of screwdrivers
  • Embroidery foot “U” (on the machine)
  • Embroidery hoop and sheet 260 x 160mm
  • Embroidery hoop and sheet 150 x 150mm
  • Embroidery hoop and sheet 100 x 100mm
  • Embroidery bobbin thread
  • Dust cover
  • Power supply cord
  • Accessory bag
  • Operation manual
  • Quick reference guide

Features in Depth

Large embroidery area
With a generous embroidery area of 260 x 160mm you can embroider large designs.

Programmable jump stitch trim

The Innov-is NV870SE features an automatic jump stitch trim function so there is no need for trimming jump stitches by hand.

Automatic needle threade

Simply follow the thread guide, lower the lever and the needle is threaded for you.

Built-in embroidery designs
138 built-in embroidery designs including floral, seasonal, animals and much more.

Frame shapes
10 frame shapes and 14 border styles to allow those extra finishing touches to your

Quilt patterns

Create beautiful quilting with the 7 built-in quilt designs. The included 150 x 150mm hoop is perfect for embroidering quilt blocks.

11 built-in font styles
Add a personal touch to your projects with a wide variety of built-in fonts. Ideal for
monograms, names, sentiments, etc. with confidence.

Fast-font editing
Easily edit text to suit your project. Designs can be arrayed; size, space and font can all be
adjusted for each letter to give complete control.

Automatic frame size detection
Easily see which designs will fit into your chosen hoop size.

Thread sensors
The Innov-is NV870SE has upper and lower thread sensors that warn when thread is broken or has run out.

USB port
Connect a USB device such as a memory stick or a card reader/writer and load your
embroidery design directly to the machine.

Realistic preview mode
Preview your designs in full colour with zoom view to see every detail of the design.

3 frames included
Embroider, quilt or personalise a variety with the 3 included hoops: 160 x 260mm for large
projects; 150 x 150mm perfect for quilting blocks; 100 x 100mm for smaller projects.

Specification Details

Specification Details

Machine Size Medium
Product Type Embroidery
Skill Level Beginner, Intermediate
Bobbin Type Horizontal
Case Soft Case
Machine Type Electronic
Insertion of Bobbin Quick Set Bobbin
Lighting 2 LEDs
Number Of Needles 1
USB Port USB Port
Type of Screen LCD-Touchscreen Colour
Display Size 3,7"
Built-in Embroidery Frame Patterns 140 (10 shapes x 14 stitch types)
Built-In Lettering Styles (Embroidery) 11
Built-In Patterns 138
Embroidery Area in mm 260 x 160
Font Size Selection (L-M-S) Yes
LED Pointer Optional
Max Embroidery Speed (Stitches per Minute) 850
Multiple Line Text Input Yes
Number of Spool Stands 1
Pattern - Size, Change Rotation & Mirror Yes
Realistic Preview of Patterns Yes
Frames Included Embroidery Frame: 100 x 100mm (4 x 4”), Embroidery Frame: 150 x 150mm (5.9 x 5.9”), Embroidery Frame: 260 x 160mm (10.25x 6.25”)
Jump Stitch Trim Yes
Number of Hoops (Standard Accessory) 3
Consumption Power 55 W
Eco Mode (Auto Power Off/Sleep Mode) Yes
Voltage 220 - 240V
Warranty Brother 3 year Warranty *Commercial use only 1 year warranty
Automatic Thread Cutter Yes
Bobbin Winder Yes
Lower Thread Sensor Yes
Upper Thread Sensor Yes
Needle Threading System Extra Advanced
Machine Dimension (mm) 480x249.4x300
Weight (kg) 8.6

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