by parkermom 26 Feb 2019

I don't remember exactly how long I've had my beloved Brother machine, but it's about 12 years old. I looked it up, and I've put over 12.5 million stitches on it. I'm kind of proud of my workhouse machine. Wish I had a cool name for it.

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by theduchess 01 Mar 2019

My little 221 is named AUDREY, Only because she's beautiful, black and looks so cool.(like Audrey Hepburn) My Other machine a Babylock is named ELIZA. Someday I want an embroidery machine her name will be Olivia(?) Just like the sound of the name.
an upholster who has a small shop close by calls his Singer machines
Roy and Rex, Said he enjoyed cowboy movies when he was young and this way their memory lives on.

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parkermom by parkermom 01 Mar 2019

I love those names.

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by mrskiki 01 Mar 2019

How about Bruiser?!

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parkermom by parkermom 01 Mar 2019

that's a good idea--it's a tough machine, and I've learned so much using it.

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by sharonleekesner 27 Feb 2019

JOHN HENRY

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parkermom by parkermom 28 Feb 2019

That's good. It is a hard worker

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by 02kar Moderator 27 Feb 2019

You should be proud! It's amazing how many stitches we put on our machines and we don't even realize how hard we work them. I have Babylock machines and yes, I have named them too. I like dailylaundry's suggestion of Alex.

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parkermom by parkermom 28 Feb 2019

One if the embroidery groups I'm in has menu members who have names their machines, and even decorate them with stickers.

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by pennifold 27 Feb 2019

I've got a Brother Quattro Innovis eye 6700D (Disney) machine and I love it. But at heart I'm a Husqvarna gal! I've had a few of them over the years and my newest one I bought in August is a Husqvarna Ruby Royale. She sews beautifully and both machines are work horses too!!
Love Chris

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parkermom by parkermom 28 Feb 2019

I thought i would never want a brother; I thought that since wal mart had them that they weren't very good. I was hesitant when my husband got a brother, but I have loved every minute of it. Makes me happy to watch it work.

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by dailylaundry 27 Feb 2019

Which Brother do you have? My smaller machine is a Brother 1500D. I bought it ages ago and it is a never fail machine! I wish it had a few of the newer extras on it - but all in all I can't complain!! Perhaps you could name your Brother machine, Alex - short for Alexander the Great!

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parkermom by parkermom 27 Feb 2019

I have an Innovis 4000D, and then I purchased an upgrade several years ago so I really don't know what it is now-a 4500? One dealer told me it was a duetta now. It is a combination embroidery/sewing machine, and it sews jus as well as it embroiders.

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by crafter2243 Moderator 26 Feb 2019

Maybe someone can come up with a cool name for her. She deserves one.

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parkermom by parkermom 27 Feb 2019

She does. My dear husband surprised me with her for Christmas one year, and I've loved machine embroidery ever since.

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