Brother embroidery machines with 8×12 hoop

Looking for a Brother embroidery machine with an 8×12 hoop? This size is at the upper limit of Brother’s machines, but they do have one very nice machine in that size range!

Brother Entrepreneur PR680W – $11,499

The Brother PR680W is the 6 needle brother embroidery machine largest hoop If you’re looking for a multi-needle embroidery machine for a small business – the PR680W is a great pick.

best multi needle embroidery machine for beginners - brother embroidery machine with 8x12 hoop
The Brother PR680W is a 6 needle Brother embroidery machine with n 8″ x 12″ hoop

It’s also a great pick if you need a beginner friendly multi needle machine. That’s because Brother makes some of the easiest to use machines around and they provide a TON of great documentation, including 24 built-in video tutorials you can access right from the machine.

However, since Brother machines are so popular there are also tons of user created videos to help as well, though moving from using one of Brother’s flat beds to their multi needle should be an easy task.

This machine also has the “stitch monitor feature”. By using the included companion app, the machine will notify you when the embroidery job is done, giving you the freedom to stay busy doing other stuff for your business!


  • 8″ x 12″ embroidery area
  • 6 needles
  • Security locks for employee use
  • Free arm (can use cap driver)
  • Automatic needle threading
  • Applique creator function
  • Computer connectivity
  • 1,000 stitches per minute
  • Built-in video tutorials in the machine
  • Adjustable speed
  • Stitch monitor app
  • Realistic preview
  • Thread sensors
  • Automatic density adjustments