eXpressive 860
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eXpressive 860


The eXpressive 860 meets all your requirements. Whether it’s sewing or embroidery you are looking for, you can create all your designs in a blink of an eye and with impressive ease.

  • 200 stitches incl. 6 buttonholes
  • 171 built-in embroidery designs
  • Large working space 210 x 120 mm
  • Maximum stitch width: 9mm
  • Maximum sewing speed adjustable up to 1’000 spm
  • Automatic and programmable thread cutter
  • Built-in memory up to 3 MB
  • USB stick connexion
  • Bobbin thread and upper thread sensors
  • Removable embroidery unit


Machine size 475 x 316 x 223 mm                    
Machine weight 10.6 kg without embroidery unit / 13.4 kg with embroidery unit                    
Bed type Free arm / flat bed convertible                    
Free arm 100 mm (from the needle)                    
Sewing space 210 x 120 mm                    
Screen type LCD-HD touch screen                    
Screen size H110.9 x W62.8mm                    
Hook Rotary horizontal + transparent bobbin                    
Auto declutch Bobbin winder with integrated thread cutters                    
Needle threader Integrated                    
Retractable feed dog 7 pieces                    
Lighting 5 LED                    
Thread tension control Automatic                    
Upper feed system x                    
Easy and guided bobbin threader with built-in thread cutter x                    
Presser foot Snap (clip) on type                    
One-step needle plate conversion x                    
Foot pressure adjustment Manual                    
Extra-high presser foot lift Manual                    
Upper thread sensor x                    
Bobbin thread sensor x                    
Speed control slider x                    
Information messages x                    
Multi-language interface 13                    
Adjustable knee lifter x                    
Accessory storage Arm, top cover, exclusif elna side storage                    
USB port 1                    
Stitch reference chart Top cover with stitch chart                    
Spool pin Horizontal                    
Carrying handle x                    
FUNCTION BUTTONS                      
Start / Stop x                    
Reverse x                    
Automatic-lock (knot) stitch x                    
Up / down needle position x                    
Automatic thread cutter x                    
Memory 3MB                    
Number of stitches 200                    
Number of buttonholes One-step x 6                    
Typefaces 3                    
Alphabets 1                    
Capital letters and numbers available in 9 mm high x                    
Max. number of stitches in pattern combination 100                    
Maximum stitch width 9mm                    
Maximum stitch length 5mm                    
Maximum sewing speed 1000 spm                    
Variable needle positions 91                    
Number of embroidery designs 171                    
Embroidery fonts (Monogramming) 3 fonts
(2&3 letters and emblem)
Maximum embroidery area 170 x 200 mm                    
Maximum stitches per design 2000                    
Maximum embroidery speed 800 spm                    
Free arm embroidery x                    
Embroidery unit Removable                    
Embroidery editing functions x                    
Preference settings x

277 Hebron Ave
Glastonbury, CT
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Orange, CT
995 Queen St
Southington, CT