Introducing the Singer CE-250 Quantum Futura,
the newest break-through in sewing and embroidery technology! Whether it is
repairing clothing, creating new garments, embroidering a tablecloth, or even
creating your own custom embroidery designs, the CE-250 Quantum Futura can
tackle any sewing and embroidery project! Regular sewing tasks are made simple
with 99 built-in stitch programs, 120 built-in designs, programmable needle
up/down, one-touch pattern selection, four styles of one-step buttonhole,
drop-feed for free-motion sewing, and much more! Download beautiful embroidery
with a direct connection to a Windows compatible computer.
with the CE-250 is the ALL NEW AUTO PUNCH SOFTWARE.
Create your own special one of a kind
embroidery designs from photos or clip-art.
NEW FUTURA SOFTWARE the CE-250 will recognize most of the popular formats such
as xxx, pes, sew, hus, etc and will convert them to .FHE
- One-touch pattern selection
- Large (4 1/2” X 6 3/4”) and small (3 1/8” X 4
- Transmit designs directly to the machine via
- Three StayBright LED Lights™ for illumination
- Programmable needle up/needle down
- Four styles of one-step buttonholes with
exclusive underplate system
- Drop feed
Automatic Needle Threader
Effortless threading of the machine, including automatic threading of the eye
of the needle!
This system ensures stable stitch quality, whatever the type of fabric being
Loading Jam-Proof Bobbin System with Clear Cover
This mechanism incorporates a magnet-type vertical axis rotating hook that
ensures smooth, quiet, jam-proof sewing. The bobbin loads from the top so it
is easy to insert the bobbin. The clear cover makes it effortless to monitor
the bobbin thread supply.
The Optimum Power Control provides precise piercing power when sewing multiple
layers or dense fabric. The piercing power is the same regardless of sewing
A conveniently located lever will lower the feed dogs for free-motion
embroidery, machine embroidery, monograms and attaching buttons.
Extra-High Presser Foot Lifter
There are two heights to the presser foot lifter. The second height offers a
¼” more clearance which is needed when placing multiple layers or bulky
fabrics under the presser foot.
Accommodates Many Types of Thread Spools
In addition to the machine’s horizontal thread delivery, a second vertical
spool holder is provided, specially designed for many of today’s threads.
Because the machine is permanently lubricated, there is no need to oil the
machine, and no oil gets on fabric.
Audible warning messages alert the sewer, ensuring trouble-free sewing.
The internal skeleton of the sewing machine. This rigid support holds all the
mechanisms in perfect alignment for perfect, skip-free sewing.
Futura has a 25 year limited warranty, including 5 years on electronic
components and 1 year on adjustments.
More sewers own SINGER® sewing machines than all other brands combined.* (*Source:
Market Facts, March 2002)
Sewing Machine Features:
Electronic Sewing Machine
Sewing machine has push button stitch selection.
Built-In Stitch Programs
A large variety of stitches for construction, decorative sewing, heirloom
sewing and quilting always ensures the perfect stitch for every project.
Specially designed stitches that add strength and flexibility to seams,
especially useful when sewing on knitwear.
Quickly piece projects together.
Create a hand-sewn quilted look with this unique stitch.
Automatically reduces stitch width on decorative patterns to prevent needle
breakage when sewing with a twin needle.
Heirloom-Friendly Stitch Selection
Pin Stitch, Blanket Stitch, and Entredeux are a few of the popular heirloom
Most stitches can be set for a maximum width of 7mm. When sewing decorative
stitches or satin stitches, the wide stitches are bolder and more pronounced.
Choose from 2 different one-step buttonholes. Buttonhole sewing is a one-step
simple process that provides reliable results because the sides of the
buttonhole sew the same direction to prevent gaps in stitching or fabric
Optimal settings for length and width are automatically set when choosing a
stitch. They can be overridden to personalize length and width choice.
- Needle Up
The Needle Up/Down allows for the needle to be placed in either the raised or
lowered position with a simple push of a button. It is great for appliquéing,
quilting, pivoting the fabric and picking the bobbin thread up.
Needle position can be changed for individual projects, such as inserting
zippers or cording and topstitching.
Directly to the Computer via USB Cable
First machine to connect directly to the computer, eliminating the need for
conversion boxes or tools. This unique innovation gives you the same
capabilities of other machines at a fraction of the cost.
Operates with any computer with an Operation System of Windows® 2000 or
Operational Tutorial Included
Step-by-step tutorial to help even a beginner with using the embroidery
features of the machine.
Convenient, on-line help is always there when needed.
Automatically digitize custom embroidery using your own images or clip art
with control over stitch settings.
Select from built-in embroidery designs including animals, holidays, flowers
Lettering Program with 5 Fonts
Select from 5 built-in fonts: Arial Large, Block Large, Script 2, Courier and
Times Large. Letters can be sized, rotated and shaped with 30 lettering frames
such as arc, banner, wave and more.
- Reads All Popular Home
Embroidery Design Formats
All popular formats accepted. Download designs from the Internet or work from
a collection on CD, floppy disk or memory stick.
This function of the software provides for viewing several designs at one
time, in order to scroll through and view design collections
Multiple designs can be combined into one design file using paste design or
copy and paste.
This function of the software provides a preview of the selected design in a
manner such that the stitches appear on screen as they will when sewn out on
This function of the software provides for printing the 3-D realistic view.
This is useful when creating placement templates.
This function of the software provides for selecting colors for an embroidery
design. Software includes thread charts, with color numbers, for several of
the most popular brands of embroidery thread.
design 3 ways
Embroidery designs can be transmitted to the Futura embroidery machine in 3
different ways. The design can be sent one color block at a time, the whole
design can be sent at one time or the design can be sent in one color.
Trace the outline of the design in the embroidery hoop for more accurate
with Start/Stop Button
Use the Start/Stop button to start machine. When it is desired to stop sewing,
press the Start/Stop again to stop sewing and have the needle stop at its
Embroidery Block Indication and Selection
When sending the whole design at once to the Futura machine, design color
blocks are indicated with the LED lit above patterns. To select a block push
the pattern selector button until the desired block is selected.
forward or Backwards through a design
Move forward or backwards through the design using the Needle Stop position
button or Reserve Stitch.
- 1 Degree
Rotate embroidery designs in increments as small as 1 degree for precise
or Enlarge Design
When changing design size, the software automatically recalculates the stitch
Automatic Software Updates
The latest software enhancements can be downloaded automatically or manually
from within the Futura software,
Automatic Firmware Updates
The latest machine firmware enhancements can be downloaded automatically or
manually from with in the Futura software.
Embroidery Hoops Included
A large 4½” x 6¾” hoop and a smaller 3⅛” x 4¾” hoop included with the machine.
- CD Video
A bonus CD Video Tutorial Workbook for the Futura embroidery software is
included. This CD tutorial helps guide you through use of the Futura software
system operation and design creation. It also provides project for embroidery
and sewing on the Futura machine.
Singer Company Warranty
LIMITED 25-YEAR WARRANTY
..on SEWING MACHINE
The sewing machine head and any of its parts other than those covered by either
of the separate warranties below or those subject to normal wear and tear are
warranted to be free from manufacturing defects for a period of 25 years from
the date of purchase. If any manufacturing defect appears in the sewing machine
head or in its parts other than those parts covered below or those subject to
normal wear and tear within 25 years of purchase, we will provide free
replacement parts, but at your cost for labor. However, during the first 90 days
from date of purchase, we will repair any manufacturing defect in your sewing
machine without charge to you for parts or labor.
LIMITED 5-YEAR WARRANTY
..on MOTORS, LIGHT
ASSEMBLY, WIRING, SWITCHES, SPEED CONTROL AND ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS
The electric parts of the sewing machine are warranted to be free from
manufacturing defects for a period of five (5) years from the date of purchase.
If any manufacturing defect appears in these parts within five years of
purchase, we will provide free replacement parts, but at your cost for labor.
However, during the first 90 days from date of purchase, we will repair any
manufacturing defect in your sewing machine without charge to you for parts or
LIMITED 1-YEAR WARRANTY
BELTS, RINGS, BULBS, ATTACHMENTS
Within one (1) year of purchase, we will provide required adjustments, and
replace defective belts, light bulbs, or attachments at no charge. We will
repair any manufacturing defect, which appears in your sewing machine within 1
year from date of purchase without charge to you for parts or labor.