Brother Stellaire XE2 Embroidery Only Machine


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Gold Machine Embroidery Education Package

This is the perfect package for those who are starting out with machine embroidery and/or a new Brother NZ embroidery machine and need ongoing help and support to get up and running fast with ongoing coaching on machine embroidery techniques and best practice.


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A full range of impressive features that will make your embroidery dreams come true

Continuing the tradition of outstanding embroidery machines, Brother presents the Stellaire2 Innov-ís XE2 Embroidery-Only Machine with Disney. This machine offers an impressive range of features, including 788 embroidery designs and 101 exclusive Disney designs. With a spacious 9.5″ × 14″ embroidery area and seamless wireless integration with the Artspira mobile app, the Stellaire2 Innov-is XE2 is a valuable tool that will enhance your creative projects.

Disney is in our DNA

With 101 Disney embroidery designs built right in, the Stellaire holds the magic of Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Goofy and Pluto. Plus, your favourite characters from Frozen, Finding Nemo and Cars!

Built-in embroidery patterns

With an extensive collection of 788 built-in embroidery designs, along with 101 exclusive Disney designs, the Stellaire2 Innov-ís XE2 offers a diverse range of patterns to ignite your creativity. Explore the selection of nine large-sized patterns and three light sketch flower patterns, showcasing beautiful floral and wildlife motifs. Additionally, discover seven line and corner patterns that incorporate decorative corners, flowers, and even an endearing bunny face. Furthermore, indulge in the three in-the-hoop patterns featuring a pin cushion cleverly disguised as a hedgehog, a scissor sheath for convenient storage, and a decorative scrap bag. Let these captivating designs inspire you as you embark on your next embroidery project with Stellaire2 Innov-ís XE2.

  • 788 Embroidery Designs
  • 140 Frame Pattern Combinations
  • 92 Built-in Satin Stitch Patterns
  • 26 Embroidery Lettering Fonts
  • 10 Ouilt Patterns
  • 5 Crochet Patterns
  • 3 In-The-Hoop Partners
  • 101 Disney Embroidery Designs

Wide workspace and embroidery area

With a generous 56 square inches of workspace and a substantial 11.25″ distance from the needle to arm, the Stellaire2 XE2 provides ample room for creativity. Its expansive embroidery area measures 9.5″ × 14″, allowing you to tackle any imaginative project with ease.

Maximum embroidery field: 240mm x 360mm (9½” × 14″)

My Design Center

Built-in shapes and fill patterns

Let your imagination flow and create unique embroideries with the built-in library of editable shapes. My Design Center features 30 closed shapes, 30 open shapes, 30 basic shapes, and 17 line types.

Embroidery design editing

Easily edit your embroidery designs and fonts. Combine, add text, duplicate, rotate, mirror and resize designs on-screen.

Enhanced letter editing

With the array tool, you can simply arc text or position it on a diagonal. Slice the text apart to modify individual letters and resize to a desired size. Individual letters or groups of letters can be adjusted up/down/left/right. You may split and move the letters individually using the knife tool. If needed, the letters can be rotated and multiple fonts applied to each letter.

Easy echo and Deco-Fill Stippling

There’s no need to use the stamp feature! The Easy Echo and Deco-Fill stippling feature (on the Embroidery Edit tab) will add decorative textures to any project.

You have the freedom to play with 30 fills and 18 line motifs in My Design Center!

Colour shuffling

Colour shuffles have never been easier or more controllable. Choose the colours you want to use in the embroidered pattern and save different variations of the design to select your favourite colour scheme.

My Design Snap app for mobile

Turn almost anything into embroidery with the help of the My Design Snap mobile app

Crafting your own masterpiece has never been easier.

Utilize the My Design Snap mobile application to convert your handwriting, sketches, or artwork into embroidery data for use on your machine.

Use the snap and embroider feature to transform your drawings, line art, or illustrations into stunning embroidery designs.

Take an image or illustration you love and turn them into a memento using the My Design Snap app on your mobile device. The image or photo is sent to your machine via a WiFi connection and then converted into embroidery data on the machine. Create one-of-a-kind embroidery designs by combining the different decorative fills to make your image pop.

Design placement with precision

For precise placement of your design, you can rely on the My Design Snap mobile app. To use it, position the Snowman at the desired embroidery spot and capture an image of the embroidery area through the app on your mobile device. The preview will be displayed on the machine screen, allowing you to view and adjust the design’s position. With automatic rotation and placement, achieving optimal results has never been easier.

*Mobile device compatibility may vary. In some cases, there may be some difference between the LCD view and actual embroidery stitchout

Brother My Stitch Monitor

The Brother My Stitch Monitor allows you to keep track of your stitching. Connect your smartphone to a compatible Brother embroidery machine and keep track of the progress of your stitch-outs! You can monitor thread alerts, receive notifications, and more with this free Brother app.

  • Check the status of your embroidery with ease; stitch times, needle counts, and thread changes
  • Receive updates about your embroidery even when you exit the app to your device’s home screen
  • View thread colours, thread brands and the duration of the embroidery


With Brother’s cloud-based design platform, Artspira, you can explore a universe of creative expression. You have everything you need to create in the palm of your hand, on your mobile device! Explore the latest trends, designs, projects, customise your own designs, and enjoy new weekly designs that can be edited. All are easily transferrable to your Brother Wi-Fi enabled machine.

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Brother Design Database Transfer App

The Stellaire2 Innov-ís XE2 is wireless enabled, allowing you to stay updated with software notifications and conveniently transfer embroidery files from your computer to the machine with the free Design Database Transfer app. There’s no need for a USB connection. This feature simplifies data management for all your design and project needs.

  • Browse and manage your embroidery data using the thumbnails displayed in the viewer
    Search for a design easily using the search conditions; such as the design size, file format or total number of thread colours
  • The following formats can be transferred to your machine: pes, phc, phx, dst, .pen

My Connection

The My Connection feature enables seamless file sharing between the Stellaire2 Innov-s XE and selected ScanNCut DX machines.

When both machines are connected to the same wireless network, designs or patterns can be sent from the ScanNCut DX to the Stellaire2 Innov-ís XE2 and accessed in My Design Center. This convenient feature eliminates the need for using a USB to transfer designs between machines and is exclusively available on ScanNCut DX machines.

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Embroidery 2-Point Positioning Function

Experience the cutting-edge embroidery capabilities of the Stellaire2 XJ2, like its convenient 2-Point Positioning system and LED Pointer. You can effortlessly align your designs with pinpoint accuracy for precise embroidery placement without the need for a snowman or My Design Snap. It can be used horizontally or vertically and Is great for those who struggle with hooping!

Use chalk to make a reference line on your item in combination with the 2 point positioning. The angle of the design will be adjusted to ensure it is stitched out straight.

Matrix Copy Function

Utilize the Matrix Copy functionality to generate exclusive and individualized designs. Incorporate numerous duplicates of a particular design into your project, resulting in unique patterns that are truly one-of-a-kind.

When this feature is used in conjunction with colour shuffle, it will result in less thread changes saving you time!

10.1″ touch screen HD LCD screen – with crystal clear display

Experience the magic of seeing your designs come alive on the expansive 10.1″ LCD display, equipped with high-definition capabilities. Effortlessly navigate through menus, explore crystal-clear icons, and preview your design properties in an intuitive preview mode. Additionally, enhance your creative journey by accessing a wealth of educational tutorial videos that will maximize your Stellaire2 XE2 experience.

Built-in tutorial videos.

Built-in tutorials make learning easy. Simply watch the video tutorials directly on the high-definition screen. The library of tutorials covers basic operation, embroidery and even maintenance.

Intuitive interface and stitch simulator

The user-friendly interface of the machine is designed for easy navigation, featuring a full-colour display and prominent icons.

You can observe your design being embroidered directly on the screen.

Couching Technique

Turn embroidery letters into a cool 3-D effect with yarn using the included Couching Embroidery Foot.

You’ll be able to enjoy 40 couching designs and 68 font designs!

Needle Plate Removal

The Stellaire2 XE2 Needle Plate can be easily detached without any screws. Whether you want to clean, lift, or replace the straight stitch plate, it’s a hassle-free process.

No sew sewing

With the ingenious No Sew Sewing function, you have the capability to eliminate various design elements prior to beginning, enabling you to easily identify which aspects you prefer not to stitch.

Some built-in designs have been digitized with this feature in mind, so you can take elements out of the designs and get a whole new unique design from it.

Automatic Needle Threader

You’ll experience the ease of automatic threading with Brother’s

Automatic Needle Threader function. Just pull the lever and the needle is threaded for you!

Guided Threading

The machine features an easy to follow thread guide, so you can guide your thread through to the automatic needle threader. Just follow the numbers and arrows, it’s as simple as that!

Easy Controls

Easy to use controls and buttons are featured on the machine, like the stitching speed, thread cutter, reverse sewing, and more!

Bobbin Winding

Choose your colours and wind your own bobbins with the fast, easy-to-load bobbin winder featured on the machine.

USB Port

Connect to a computer or USB stick for importing designs or performing machine updates. You can also insert a mouse for use with My Design Centre.

Presser Foot Auto Down

When embroidery is started, the Presser Foot Auto Down function will automatically lower the presser foot upon pressing the start button. This eliminates the requirement to manually lower the presser foot before beginning embroidery and simplifies stitch-out creation by reducing effort.

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What’s in the box?

  • Embroidery Foot “W+” with LED pointer
  • Embroidery Couching Foot “Y”
  • Yarn guide for embroidery couching
  • Yarn threader
  • Embroidery Frame Set 130mm x 180mm (5″ x7″
  • Embroidery Frame Set 240mm x 360mm (9 5″ x 14″)
  • Embroidery Positioning Sticker Sheets (4)
  • Embroidery Needle Plate Cover
  • Stabiliser
  • Touch Pen (Stylus)
  • Accessory Case
  • Operation Manual
  • Ouick Reference Guide
  • Additional accessories included in the box

OPTIONAL 12″ x 7″ Magnetic Frame

Hoop and embroider materials up to 2mm thick with the new 12″ x 7″ Magnetic Frame. This hoop consists of 2 frames and 8 magnet pieces, and is durable and lightweight. View frame –