CV3550 Coverstitch

The award-winning CV3550 offers all the advanced features of the CV3440, plus additional top coverstitches. This 5, 4, 3 and 2-thread coverstitch machine has been expertly designed by the Brother team to provide professional results, whatever fabric you’re working with.

£699.00 Inc. VAT

Where to buy


After a high street-standard finish from a household-sized machine? Then choose the CV3550, winner of an IF Design Award 2018.

Whether you’d binding, hemming, top stitching or simply adding a decorative finishing touch, you can take your pick from a chain, wide cover or triple top coverstitch.

This double-sided coverstitch machine offers a generous workspace that means even large-scale projects go smoothly, while the free arm makes sewing necklines, cuffs and hemlines simple to achieve.

With the CV3550, you’ll benefit from Brother’s 100+ years of sewing expertise, ensuring your work always meets the highest possible standards.

For help and advice on setting up your sewing 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

CV3550 coverstitch machine on a dark blue pattern background

  • 5, 4, 3 and 2 threads
  • 155 mm working space
  • Automatic release of thread tension
  • Adjustable presser foot pressure
  • Free arm
  • Looper disengages for easy threading
  • Variable stitch length

What's in the box

  • Soft cover
  • Accessory box
  • Tweezers
  • Cleaning brush
  • Thread net (5)
  • Thread spool cap (5)
  • Hexagonal driver
  • Clear Foot
  • Needle set (130/705H size 90/14 x 3) standard domestic
  • Top cover spreader
  • Top cover thread guide
  • Attachment screw (2)
  • Spool mat (5)
  • Foot controller
  • Instructional DVD
  • Operation manual

Supplies and Accessories

Specification Details

Specification Details

Machine Size Compact and Lightweight
Product Type Coverstitch
Skill Level Expert, Intermediate
Foot Controller Yes
Instruction Manual DVD
Presser Feet Included Clear Foot, Standard Foot
Differential Feed Yes
Free Arm Yes
Hardware Type Mechanical
Lighting LED
Lower Looper Threading Yes
Needle Type Vertical
Pressure Foot Pressure Yes
Tension Release Auto Release
Threads 5/4/3/2 Threads
Working Space 155mm
Chain Stitch Yes
Narrow Cover Stitch Yes
Top Cover Stitch (Narrow) Yes
Top Cover Stitch (Wide) Yes
Triple Cover Stitch Yes
Wide Cover Stitch Yes
Warranty Brother 3 year Warranty *Commercial use only 1 year warranty
Machine Dimension 396 x 297 x 358 mm
Weight 8 kg