6D™ Embroidery Extra

Embroidery Intelligence. Inspired Design.

6D™ Embroidery Extra software system provides unnlimited possibilities to design your ideas! Includes all of the great features of 6D™ Embroidery, plus: Create designs automatically for your personalized project to audition on real garments, quilt blocks, and fabrics. Select one of three modes for free-motion quilting, thread pointing or darning and your machine is ready to sew freely. 3 modules included.

Modules Included

6D™ Windows® Explorer Plug-In

Managing your designs is earier then ever with the new 6D™ Embroidery System Windows®  Explorer Plug-in. supports Windows® 7& Windows®8. Easy sorts, convert file formats and more!

6D™ Embroidery Extra

Create designs, PhotoStitch and quilt blocks automatically for your personalized project and audition on real garments, quilt blocks and fabrics.
 

 

6D™ Card Shop

Create one-of-a-kind, personalized embroidered greeting cards and more automatically with over 600 themed templates, five different sizes and 14,000 theme variations.

6D™ Cross Stitcher

Design attractive cross stitched embroideries with traditional quality and the speed of your embroidery machine.  150 patterns included, along with 27 elegant backstitch and cross stitch fonts.

 

features and benefits

The 6D™ Embroidery Software System has these common features:

At your fingertips — Touch Gestures:
On Windows® 8 touchscreens, use pinch Zoom, Autoscroll, and Select and Move. Special Resize and Rotate features are also available in 6D™ Embroidery and 6D™ Stitch Editor Plus.

Real-world View:
Create, edit, and display designs in true three-dimensional reality with Life View. Watch Solar Active and Glow in the Dark threads change, and preview designs with special techniques such as Puffy Foam, twin needle and dual threads! Also audition your projects to the last detail. Preview your designs on textured backgrounds or real-life fabrics and garments and watch them “stitching” on screen with the Design Player.

Choose Colors:
View your threads including metallic, multicolor and varying thicknesses in your preferred real-life hoop. Design with your choice of over 16,000 threads, even specialty threads, from 33 manufacturers or design multiple personal MyThreads palettes. Adjust color tone, brightness and contrast to automatically select new threads.

Multi-Part Design Saving:
Design parts stay separate when you save, open and copy, allowing individual parts of a design to be modified after saving. Easily load and save most popular embroidery formats; Export is optimized for sewing. It’s also quick and easy to send an embroidery to your connected PFAFF® embroidery machine.

Education Tools and Resources:
Friendly, helpful tooltips and extensive program help are built right in, plus Comprehensive User’s Guides and an Online Learning Center. You will automatically receive the latest tools and improvements with Smart Update.

 

File Formats:

Bernina ART (.art version 1-3; load only)
Brother / Babylock / Bernina PEC (.pec)
Brother / Babylock / Bernina PES (.pes version 2-9)
Compucon / Singer PSW (.xxx)
Husqvarna Viking (.vp3 single and multipart, .vip)
Husqvarna (.hus, .shv)
Janome (.jef, .sew)
Melco (.exp)
Pfaff (.pcs)
Pfaff (.vp3 single and multipart, .vip)
Tajima (.dst)
Toyota (.10*)

System Requirements:

Windows® 8.1, 8 or Windows® 7
PC with Intel® processor or equivalent (1 GHz or higher)
1GB RAM (32-bit) or 2GB RAM (64-bit)
2GB hard disk space
Screen resolution 1024 x 768, 16 million colors (1280 x 768 recommended)
Mouse or drawing tablet
USB port
Internet activation required

Hardware:

Dongle
Lanyard
Product Code Sheet

 

User Guides:

6D™ Getting Started
6D™ Embroidery Extra
6D™ Cross Stitcher
 

Software Modules Included:

6D™ Windows® Explorer Plug-In
6D™ Embroidery Extra
6D™ Cross Stitcher
 

 

external resources

Perfect Complements