The Brother SE400 Computerized Embroidery and Sewing Machine provides a perfect sewing package for beginners and experienced people. It has a perfect mix of creativity, art and technology. It can sew a garment, mend it, and make beautiful embroidery on it, It is best for heirloom sewing, beautiful quilting and crafting.

It has a built in USB port so you can download new designs and upgrade it through your computer. It has a built in LCD touch screen to access designs, view tutorials and perform editing.

Brother SE400 have 70 built in stiches including 10 different styles of one step button holes. Stitches are adjustable to 5mm length and some stitches are adjustable to 7mm length. Having so many stitches allows creativity and professional designing.

There are 70 built in embroidery designs, 120 frame pattern combinations and 5 lettering fonts.

You can import unlimited new designs of embroidery from your computer. When you will chose a design for embroidery the machine will guide you how to complete it. The LCD screen will display the time to complete embroidery pattern.

Brother SE400 have 10 frame types like square, circle, diamond that can be used to frame patterns and 12 stitch styles that can be used with those frames. So there are total 120 different styles of framing options.

There is a bobbin winding system that lets bobbin prepare quickly and automatic needle threader can thread the needle with a touch of button. A work light helps to see the work clearly.


Product Features and Specifications

  • Product size: 20.3 x 15 x 15.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight:  23.8 pounds
  • Capability to upgrade through Computer connectivity
  • 70 built-in embroidery designs
  • 5 monogramming fonts
  • 120 frame pattern combinations
  • 67 built-in sewing stitches with 98 stitching functions(max 5-7 mm length)
  • Backk-lit, touch screen LCD display
  • 25-years limited warranty



This machine has 4.6 stars rating based upon 400 reviews online. Reviews of users are very positive. After searching some complaints were also there for bad experience with this machine. But such complaints were in small percentage which is quite normal for any product users.

Brother SE 400 is commonly considered as a great option for beginners. One customer said in their review that they used brother SE 400 without any prior knowledge of sewing machines. The instruction CD was very helpful and now they can enjoy all the function of sewing machine in sewing. They further wrote that this machine is easier than their expectations.


Another customer wrote that she bought this machine one and a half year and she was a beginner in sewing. She used it throughout the time and she can is able to make different type of things for her children.

One experienced customer with many years of sewing experience wrote that it is the best sewing machine she ever used. She said all the functions like changing stitches, changing foot, winding bobbin and inserting thread are very easy.

Another customer said that she bought this machine for embroidery but soon she realized that it is also great for sewing also. She said that now she is using Brother SE400 for her normal sewing also as well as for embroidery.

There are not a big number of reviews online about this machine. In existing reviews mostly are in favor of Brother SE400 Computerized Embroidery and Sewing machine. Mostly people are happy with the performance of this machine. After searching for reviews anyone could confidently recommend this for sewing and embroidery.