All you need for perfect projects
The Singer Futura XL-580 is an embroidery and sewing machine with a number of innovative features. With an endless hoop, knee lifter for hands-free presser foot lifting, extra-large sewing space for quilting and 250 built-in embroidery designs – including 50 endless designs – it has all you need to create perfect projects. The bonus AutoPunch™ software also allows you to convert images to embroidery, whilst HyperFont™ allows you to convert all your True Type® fonts on your PC into embroidery.
Features of the Singer Futura XL580
- 250 ALL NEW Embroidery Designs. Includes small hoop, large hoop and 50 endless designs
- NEW Endless Embroidery Hoop
Create beautiful border and edging designs in this 6.75" X 4" hoop.
- USB Key
Allows you to design in your embroidery software on your computer without
being connected to your machine.
- BONUS Software Included
Gives you even more creative possibilities with AutoPunch™, HyperFont™ and Advanced Editing software.
- Multi-Hooping Capability
Easily create designs larger than one hoop. Large multiple hoop embroidery designs can be easily created on screen providing the sewer with the capability to precisely match stitches and designs.
- 3 Easy-On Extra-Large Hoops
Includes a 10” X 6” large hoop, 4" X 4" small hoop and 6.75" X 4" endless hoop
- Stippling Embroidery
Designs Easily creates free motion quilting effects with embroidery.
- Design File Compatibility
The included embroidery software will read these design file types:
FHE, XXX, JEF, CHE, HUS, PES, DST, SHV, PEC, EXP, VIP, PCS, PSW & SEW.
- 20 Popular Fonts for Monogramming
Select from 20 embroidery fonts to personalize or monogram your projects. Letters can be sized, rotated and shaped with 30 lettering frames such as arc, banner, wave and more.
Outline Lettering Create big, bold letters using a running or satin stitch.
- Easily Sends Designs to Machine
One icon click in the embroidery software sends the design to your machine
- Connects Directly to Computer via USB Cable
By allowing you to use your own computer, this unique innovation gives you the same capabilities of other embroidery machines at a fraction of the cost.
- Live Software Updates
You can set the embroidery software to check for updates manually or on a set schedule. With a live internet connection, if an update is detected, it will automatically download to your desktop and await installation.
- Automatic Thread Cutter
Cuts the top and bottom thread instantly with the touch of a button.
- SwiftSmart™ Threading System
Simply guide the thread directly from the spool to the needle area through a single groove and thread the needle by pressing the threading lever for easy needle threading.
- Drop & Sew™ Bobbin System
No need to pull up the bobbin thread manually. Simply insert the bobbin, place the thread in the channel and start sewing.
- 215 Built-in Sewing Stitches
10 Basic, 6 Stretch 192 Decorative and 7 Buttonholes. A large variety of stitches ensures the perfect stitch for every project.
- 6 Fully Automatic 1-Step Buttonholes Plus 1 Endless Buttonhole
Buttonhole sewing is a one-step simple process, providing reliable results every time. One additional endless buttonhole lets you have complete customization. There are no size limitations—ideal when sewing non-traditional sized buttonholes.
- Exclusive Buttonhole Foot with Underplate
This foot sandwiches fabric between a lower plate and the foot to ensure perfect buttonholes on multiple layers of fabric.
- Knee Lifter
The knee lifter allows for hands-free raising and lowering of the presser foot
and is vital when appliquéing, embroidering or quilting.
- Programmable Needle Up/Down
The needle can be programmed to stop in the highest up position when your foot is lifted from the controller, making it easier to remove fabric from the machine. The needle can also be programmed to stop in the down position which is ideal for pivoting, appliquéing and quilting.
- Drop Feed
Perfect for free-motion embroidery, machine embroidery, monograms and attaching buttons without the need to attach a darning plate.
- Extra High Presser Foot Lifter
There are two heights to the presser foot lifter. The second height offers a 1/4" more clearance, which is needed when placing multiple layers or bulky fabrics under the presser foot.
- 6 StayBright™ LED Lights
With lights on each side of the needle area as well as one light over the large surface to the right of the needle, it is easier to see your work.
- Automatic Tension
Stable stitch quality no matter the type of fabric used.
- Speed Control Lever
Slide the lever on the front of the machine to set the sewing speed from slow to fast. When the foot pedal is used the lever functions as a top speed limiter
- Heavy Duty Metal Frame
This rigid support holds all the mechanisms in perfect alignment for skip-free sewing and overall durability.
- Accessories Included
6.75" X 4" Endless Embroidery Hoop, 10” X 6” Embroidery Hoop, 4" X 4" Embroidery Hoop, USB Key, Bonus Software, Knee Lifter, USB Cable, Embroidery Foot, All Purpose Foot, Zipper Foot, Buttonhole Foot with Underplate, Blind Hem Foot, Satin Stitch Foot, Button Sewing Foot, Thread Spool Nets, Thread Spool Caps, Auxiliary Spool Pin, Spool Pin Felt,
Scissors, Pack of Needles, Bobbins, Screwdrivers, Seam Ripper / Lint, Brush and Vinyl Accessory Bag.