The middle PREMIER+ software is the EXTRA package.
Once you have started a project, you will be able to see the end result directly on screen using the embroidery visualizer before you ever need to sew a single stitch.
Use the Quiltblock wizard and produce your own embroidered blocks any size ready to creat a cushion, wall hanging or patchwork quilt. Quiltblock wizard gives options background like, stipple, diamond, square, crosshatch, motif, echo, contour or even shapes as background fill options.
Other wizards include in PREMIER+ EXTRA will help produce endless designs for table runners or designer dress backs. Quickfonts will digitize almost any font on your PC. Photostitch can produce single colour portraits or patches. Card shop will help you give beautiful embroidered cards for birthdays, anniversary’s, births or cards for passing a driving test, the templates are endless.
PREMIER+ EXTRA also has another wizard called Expressdesign give options to create a full embroider, trace uses a single colour for redwork and borader gives and outline of the imported image. During the process you can resize the imported image, reduce or add extra thread colours, remove background areas. When your ready a click will automatically digitize the image and produce a embroidery design ready to sew out or it can placed on screen, in your pre-selected hoop where you may want to add some text. It offers a large amount of customising.
There’s lots of help guides and even online learning centre, plus loads of designs to help get you started:
Over 700 standard embroideries
Over 900 SuperDesigns
Over 155 specialty fonts
Over 700 frame and flourish options
Over 700 motifs
Over 250 fill patterns
Over 600 greeting card templates
Over 375 clipart images
Over 6000 garment, quilt block and fabric backgrounds
Over 1500 decorations
including all features of Premier+ Embroidery
Premier+ Explorer Plug-in
Premier+ Thread Cache
Premier+ Card Shop
Bernina ART (.art version 1-3; load only)
Bernina PEC (.pec)
Brother / Babylock / Bernina PES (.pes version 2-10)
Husqvarna Viking / Pfaff (.vp4,.vp3, .vip)
Husqvarna (.hus, .shv)
Janome (.jef, .sew)
Windows® 10, 8 or 7
PC with Intel® processor or equivalent (1 GHz or higher)
1GB RAM (32-bit) or 2GB RAM (64-bit)
4GB hard disk space
Screen resolution 1024 x 768, 16 million colors (1280 x 768 recommended)
Mouse or drawing tablet
Internet activation required
Free delivery for orders over £25
We use Royal Mail 48 post (outside the UK - Airmail) for all small packages which are sent out same day where possible if ordered before 1 pm.
Usual delivery timescale 2-4 days. (7-14 days outside the UK)
Larger Items: Sewing machines, overlockers.
Free next working day insured delivery.
We use DPD, UPS, UK Mail and Parcel Force with pick-ups twice a day. UK next working day delivery for large items which are usually shipped the same day where possible if ordered before 1pm. We can deliver on Saturday or Sundays as well as any week day. And with a 15 minute time window.
There could be delays caused due to circumstances beyond our control but we will do what we can to limit these and ensure you get your order as quickly as possible.
Non standard delivery information can be found here. All delivery time-scales are given as a guide only.