25 Lettering Fonts, 5 Monogram Fonts, 27 Decorative Frames, Click and Type, Edit Texts, for Brother SE HE LB PE PC NS NV and Simplicity SB Machines, English and Spanish

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Design Custom Lettering & Monogramming in Minutes with Initial Stitch Software!
Even if you’ve never used embroidery software before, Initial Stitch software is easy to learn and is compatible with most brands of embroidery machines.

For 4" x 4" and 5" x 7" hoops
Resize & save design files
Merge your own designs with the built-in lettering & monograms

Initial Stitch software is available at mass retailers in a retail package that contains a prepaid download code. You will need to purchase this software package (SKU# SAINIT), and then download the software, instruction manual and installation guide from the ‘Download software’ link below onto your computer, to activate your software using the provided download code. Included in the Initial Stitch retail package: Software activation code and instructions on how to install and activate the software. SKU #: SAINIT

  • US Warranty 30 days replacement if defective.
  • Non-US Warranty: 30 days parts and labor
File formats (Compatible with most brands of home embroidery machines):
  • Save designs in multiple formats: PES(V4-10), SEW, JEF, HUS, PCS, DST, XXX, EXP, SHV, VIP, VP3, BRF
  • Import designs in multiple formats: PES, PHC, SEW, JEF, HUS, PCS, DST, XXX, EXP, SHV, VIP, VP3, ART
  • Import PHC file formats to utilize Brother machine built-in designs
  • PEN file viewer included to view Brother encrypted designs

    Minimum PC Requirements:
  • Computer: PC or compatible computer
  • Operation System: Windows® 7/8.1/10
  • Processor: 1 GHz or higher
  • Memory: 512MB (1GB or more is recommended)
  • Hard disk free space: 300MB
  • Moniitor: XGA (1024x768), 16-bit color or higher
  • Port: 1 available USB Port
  • Internet Access: Required for software download and activation
  • An internet connection is required to redeem the code and download the software, instruction manual and installation guide onto your computer.
  • Made in the USA from imported software (Canada)
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icon Brother SAINIT Initial Stitch Embroidery Lettering Software for 4x4" 5x7" Hoop Machines


icon 5 MONOGRAMMING FONTS PLUS Décor and Modern Angles fonts include built-in monogram embellishment options.

icon 27 DECORATIVE FRAMES Add decorative frames to your lettering or monograms.

icon Resize Your Designs Resize your designs to suit your project in either a 4” x 4” or 5” x 7” hoop size.

icon Merge Your Design. Merge your own designs from a variety of embroidery design file formats with the built-in lettering & monogram designs.

icon Center and Flip Your Designs. Flip designs horizontally & vertically; center designs horizontally & vertically.

icon Align Text. Align text in multiple lines or on a circle path.

icon Reshape text. Choose from 11 Text Envelopes to reshape the built-in text into concave, convex, pennant and rectangle shapes.

icon Change Fill Patterns. Customize the built-in lettering, monogramming & frames with 14 fill patterns.

icon Change Fill Patterns. Customize the built-in lettering, monogramming & frames with 14 fill patterns.

icon Adjust Designs to Suit Your Fabric. The built-in recipes guide you in adjusting stitch properties to suit your fabric and in selecting the right stabilizer type for your project.

icon Preview Designs on Backgrounds Preview your designs on a range of built-in background colors, or import an image of your own fabric to preview.

icon Select from Popular Thread Charts. Choose from the built-in thread charts for many thread manufacturers, including the Brother Enhanced Thread Chart.

icon Save in Your Machine's File Format With the ability to save your design in a selection of embroidery design file formats*, Initial Stitch is compatible with most brands of home embroidery machines.