TruEmbroidery™ Software for Mac®

Make your mouse even more magical.

A complete software system designed specifically for Mac® computers, TruEmbroidery™ Software offers everything you need to bring embroidery to life. The native Mac® interface is enhanced by OS X® Mavericks features, such as gestures. Compatible with most top embroidery machines.

700+ designs, including 100 bonus designs
500+ Super Designs


Modules Included

TruE™ Studio

Adjust, personalize and combine embroidery designs, frames and flourishes. Preview your project and use letters & SuperDesigns to personalize and embellish all your projects.

TruE™ Modify

Transform your design with the fantastic global morphing effects. Choose from eight effects such as Spherize, Ripple, Skew and Wave. Analyze a design and select stitches to modify. Improve stitchout quality.

TruE™ Create

Create designs using real-world measurements and view them in three-dimensional reality in your hoop. Create Motif Fills or Lines with over 600 motif choices. Choose from thousands of amazing stitch effects.


TruE™ QuickCreate Assistant

Create a standard embroidery using satin and fill areas. 325 clipart images included – or use your own!

TruE™ Portrait Assistant

Bring your photos to life! Create wonderful greeting cards, family quilts and framed pictures. Choose from color portrait, heritage sepia or monochrome portrait effects. A wonderful representation of your photo is created in stitching with multiple threads.

features and benefits

Create, edit, display and print designs in true three–dimensional reality with zoom ability
Make your choice of background color and select from eight different fabric textures. Designs are shown in your preferred real-life hoop. Watch your design “stitching” on the screen with the Design Player.

Multi-format and multi-document: load and save most popular embroidery formats
Load designs by thumbnail view or from the Finder, search the name and notes in Spotlight or open by file name. View multiple projects side by side on screen. Automatically reopen designs when launching applications. Design parts stay separate unless you combine. Many features make stitching out your embroidery project easier.



So easy to use
Undo and Redo is unlimited. Help is always at hand with a range of online learning materials is provided including tool tips, extensive program help, Internet FAQs and a Learning Center with interactive tutorials. Smart Update always gives you the latest system.

Select your favorite colors
View specialty threads including metallic, multi-color and varying thicknesses. Select from 16,000 thread previews from 33 manufacturers. Filter by desired manufacturer and search for threads within a range by number. Use the intelligent ColorSort feature to reduce the number of thread changes when you sew.

File Formats:

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

*Bernina ART (.art version 1, 2 and 3) can only be loaded.

System Requirements:

Mac® computer with Intel Core 2 Duo, Core i3, Core i5, Core i7, or Xeon processor
Mac OS X® Mountain Lion
2 GB of available hard disk space
Display with at least 1366 x 768 or 1280 x 800 resolution, 16 million colors
Mouse, Magic Mouse or Magic Trackpad
USB port Dongle activation via the Internet

Applications included:

TruE™ Studio – Adjust, personalize and combine embroidery designs, frames and flourishes
TruE™ Modify – Transform embroideries with the perfect touches.
TruE™ Create – Tap into unlimited embroidery design possibilities with thousands of stitch effects.
TruE™ QuickCreate Assistant – Create designs automatically from clip-art.
TruE™ Portrait Assistant – Create an embroidery portrait from your favorite photo.


Cross Over Packages Available:

TruEmbroidery™ Software for Mac® is also available as a Crossover package from the 5D™ Embroidery System (PFAFF® 5D™ Suite or 5D™ Suite Plus required). Contact your local authorized retailer for full info.


external resources

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