Brother XL2600I Sew Advance Sew Affordable 25-Stitch Free-Arm Sewing Machine

Brother XL2600I Sewing MachineA sewing machine allows you to sew your garments and household decor items quickly and skillfully. Sewing can be a fun skill that you’ll love having and it can be useful as well. You want to make sure that you have a machine that’s easy to use if you’re a beginner, but you want one that you won’t easily outgrow as you advance in skill.

The Brother XL2600I Sew Advance Sew Affordable 25-Stitch Free-Arm Sewing Machine is the perfect answer for beginning or more experienced sewers. It has features that are uncomplicated to use but enough features to satisfy someone who’s been sewing awhile.

Two things that tend to frustrate new sewers are threading the machine and loading the bobbin. Because of the way some machines are made, threading a machine isn’t always easy and putting the bobbin in some machines can be an exercise in patience.

Brother XL2600I - drop-in bobbin
Jam-resistant top drop-in bobbin

But the Brother XL26001 has easy threading and bobbin loading that requires users to only drop in the bobbin to get started. The auto bobbin winding is also a plus that any sewer will appreciate and if you’d like to sew on buttons, the machine has a 1-step auto-size buttonholer.

The machine is controlled by a foot pedal and has plenty of speed at a light touch so it will zip through any stitching. The machine has 25 stitches built in and all the stitches that the machine is capable of are pictured on the machine.

Easy stitch selector
Easy stitch selector
You might need to change the tension of the machine depending on the type of stitch you’re using. If you need to change the tension of the thread, simply turn the easy stitch selector’s dial to the desired tension position that you want.

Sometimes, you’ll need to use different presser feet and you’ll receive 5 different presser feet with this model. Whenever you need to change out one of the feet, the feet snap on or off without tools.

The sewing area offers plenty of visibility with the use of a standard machine bulb that’s included. The Brother XL26001 is a free arm machine so that you can work on both small and large projects and the features like the needle threader and thread cutter make any project a breeze to accomplish.

Whether you’re making clothes or quilts, crafts or home furnishings, you’ll be able to do the project right with the Brother. All the extra accessories like the screwdriver and needles and more that you get with the machine can be kept neatly together in the storage compartment of the free arm. The machine is backed by a 25 year warranty.


  • Free-arm sewing machine with 25 built-in stitches, each with multiple stitch functions; good for novices and everyday sewing projects.
  • Accessory storage built into free arm; includes 5 accessory presser feet and bilingual user’s manual.
  • Features needle threader, thread cutter, drop-in bobbin loading, and auto bobbin winding; 1-step auto-size buttonholer.
  • 110-volt machine operates with foot pedal; light bulb for workspace illumination.
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