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Model number: BLMAV
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The Baby Lock Aventura sewing and embroidery machine will guide you on your next creative journey. Advanced features and Baby Lock IQ Technology make every step easier. Use the two-way USB connectivity to load your favorite designs to the machine or choose from 141 built-in designs. Then make every project unique with a variety of built-in editing features.
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TruView LCD Touch Screen in HD

Color LCD Screen

Access your designs, settings and more with a quick touch. The color LCD touch screen shows every design in detail.

Video Playback

Two-Way USB Connectivity

Easily save and access designs using your USB flash drive. USB connectivity also makes it easy to update your machine with the latest software.

NeedleCam Digital Camera & Precise Touch Positioning

Large Embroidery Field

Stitch bigger embroidery designs and enjoy less re-hooping with a large embroidery field—6 ¼" x 10 ¼".

Sensor Pen

141 Built-In Embroidery Designs

With 141 built-in embroidery designs, you’ll always find inspiration in the Aventura.

Positioning Stickers

On-Screen Embroidery Editing

Make changes to your embroidery directly on screen. Resize, rotate and move the design as needed to customize every project.

IQ Designer

13 Built-In Embroidery Fonts

Personalize your projects with lettering. Choose from 13 built-in fonts and edit them like other designs. Make changes to entire words or even individual letters.

USB Drives (2 Type A, 1 Type B)

Advanced Pivoting Feature

Turn corners, follow curves and maneuver around appliqué shapes easily.

Enhanced Stadium Lighting

Automatic Fabric Sensor System

The Aventura delivers the right amount of pressure and thread tension when sewing or quilting on a variety of fabrics.

Color Visualizer

Advanced Needle Threader

Follow the path and press a lever. That’s all it takes to thread the Aventura.

USB Drives (2 Type A, 1 Type B)

300 Built-In Stitches

With 300 built-in stitches, you’ll have many creative options. From numerous utility stitches to decorative ones, you’ll find something for every project.

Enhanced Stadium Lighting

Quick-Set, Top-Loading Bobbin

When you’re ready to embroider, simply drop a bobbin in and go.

Color Visualizer

Knee Lift

Keep your hands free for more sewing control by using the knee lift to raise your presser foot.

Technology Features
  • Color LCD Touch Screen (3 3⁄4" X 2 1⁄4")
  • Advanced Needle Threading System
  • Automatic thread tension control
  • Automatic thread cutter
  • Quick-Set, top loading bobbin
  • Automatic Fabric Sensor System
  • Advanced pivoting feature
  • Quick-Set bobbin winder
  • Automatic sensors
  •     - Upper and lower thread sensors to alert when threads are broken
        - On-screen hoop sensor to recommend size of hoop to use
    Embroidery Editing Capabilities
  • Combine embroidery designs on screen
  • Multi-line text capabilities
  • Font editing
  •     - Size and select letters individually
        - Ability to split text
        - Multi-color text
        - Multiple fonts
        - Character/Text array function
        - Character spacing
        - Horizontal and vertical options on Japanese fonts
  • 1°, 10°, and 90° Pattern rotation
  • Design enlargement and reduction (up to 20% down to 10%)
  • Mirror imaging
  • Design color selections
  • Embroidery Capabilities
  • Embroidery design library built in
  •     - 141 Built-in embroidery designs including 90 Baby Lock exclusive designs
        - 140 Frame combinations
        - 13 font styles including one exclusive script
  • Embroiders up to 6-1/4" x 10-1/4" (160mm x 260mm) embroidery field
  • 1MB memory storage for embroideryv
  • Reads embroidery designs with
  • a stitch capacity of up to 200,000 stitches per design
  • Color LCD Touch Screen shows:
  •     - Estimated embroidery time display and stitch count
        - Needle position placement (1,10, or 100 stitch increments)
        - Measurements displayed in inches or millimeters (mm)
        - Thread color indicator
        - On-screen hoop size indicator o Low bobbin thread indicator o 300 color names
  • Embroidery speed up to 850 spm
  • 9-point trial check points
  • Convenient Sewing Features
    Convenient one-touch buttons for     - Start/Stop
        - Reverse sewing
        - Needle up/down
        - Reinforcement key
        - Thread cutter
        - Automatic presser foot lift
  • Ergonomic hands-free presser foot lift
  • Low bobbin thread indicator
  • Needle plate with scale in inches and centimeters
  • Electronic foot control
  • Free arm with drop feed lever
  • Hard cover case with storage
  • Two accessory storage compartments
  • Programmable needle up/down
  • Quick-Set bobbin winder
  • Advanced Sewing Features
  • 300 Built-in stitches including o 99 Utility with 10 one-step buttonhole styles
  •     - 94 Decorative
        - 17 Satin
        - 18 Decorative satin
        - 14 Cross
        - 58 Combinable Utility stitches
  • 5 Built-in alphabets
  • Maximum utility stitch width: 7mm
  • Stitch length 0.0mm - 5.0mm
  • Store personal stitch settings for each utility stitch on machine
  • Reset key
  • Decorative stitch editing capabilities
  •     - Back to the Beginning key, returns to the beginning of a decorative stitch pattern
        - Edit and combine Character/ Decorative stitches
        - 15 Memory Pockets for Character/ Decorative stitches (128 KB)
        - Step Stitch Pattern
  • Mirror-image capability for stitches
  • Variable needle positions
  • Programmable needle up/down
  • Lateral and diagonal feeding
  • Automatic Fabric Sensor System adjusts presser foot pressure and tension to deliver perfect stitch
  • Fully automatic built-in darning
  • Twin needle settings
  • 8.3" Workspace to the right of the needle
  • 2 LED Enhanced lights that illuminate the needle and work area
  • Sewing speed up to 850spm
  • Instructional and Help
  • Built-in help message
  • Built-in animated operational guide
  • Included Accessories
  • Knee lift
  • 13 Snap-on feet
  •     - Buttonhole
        - Overcasting
        - Embroidery
        - Monogramming
        - Zipper
        - Zig zag
        - Blind stitch
        - Button fitting
        - Open toe foot
        - Teflon foot
        - Stitch guide foot
        - Adjustable zipper/piping foot
        - Free-motion open toe
  • Hard cover for machine
  • Bobbin center pin
  • Embroidery bobbin thread
  • Bobbins
  • Seam ripper
  • Twin needle
  • Plus Embroidery hoops and grids included
  •     - 6-1/4" x 10-1/4" (160mm x 260mm)
        - 5" x 7" (130mm x 180mm)
  • Plus more
  • Additional Information
  • Language conversion capabilities (18 languages)
  • Warranty (25 years limited, 10
  • years parts, 5 years computer circuit, 5 years electrical, 1 year labor) Optional Gold Standard for your peace of mind
  • Optional embroidery hoops
  •     - 6" x 6" (150mm x 150mm)
        - 4" x 4" (100mm x 100mm)
        - 1" x 2-1/2" (20mm x 60mm)
  • Optional quilting extension table
  • Optional stylus (shown in photos)
  • Extended Care Programs - Our comprehensive care promise so you can sew with peace of mind

    Inspirational Guides/Workbooks - Explore every machine or software feature with projects, tips and techniques

    Sewing Machine Accessories Inspiration Guide
    Baby Lock Inspirational Guide helps you get the most out of your sewing machine accessories and explore all the techniques your sewing machine with accessories has to offer.

    Quilting - Pattern boards, styluses and more

    3/16" Acrylic Ruler Set- Low Shank
    Expand your quilting capabilities with the Baby Lock Ruler Set. From stitching squiggles across seam lines to curved line doubled-sided feathers to perfect concentric circles, these templates are perfect for any sewer looking to add new designs and styles to their quilts

    Stabilizers - Select the right foundation for every design

    Soft Stitch Fusible Stitch Cover Up 5 Yards x 8"
    This stabilizer is ideal for covering the back of finished embroidery to prevent scratching the skin. Make any embroidery project comfortable to wear, including children's clothing and those with sensitive skin.
    Ultra Soft Fusible
    Pliable stabilizer ideal as soft backing for embroidery or as a light interfacing.
    Dissolve-Away Mesh Backing
    Dissolve-Away stabilizer is temporary and dissolves completely in water without leaving any residue. It's perfect for projects such as lace, appliqué, emblems, or any application that needs stability but absolutely no stabilizer remaining. Dissolve-Away Mesh will prevent puckering, tunneling and distortion while stitching. After embroidering, gently remove the remain-ing stabilizer. The rest will wash away. Store unused stabilizer in a dry, airtight container.

    Others - See what's possible with your machine

    18 Spool Thread Kit Anniversary Edition by Madeira
    This 18 spool Madeira thread kit contains six spools of Aerofil sewing thread, Six spools of Polyneon embroidery thread and Six spools of Rayon embroidery thread.
    20" Stabilizer Value Kit
    This stabilizer value kit contains six rolls of Baby Lock stabilizer all 20" wide, perfect to use on larger projects or with larger embroidery hoops. Each roll is labeled so you can identify the type and select the perfect one for any project.

    4GB Baby Lock Flash Drive
    Plug and play your favorite designs into your Baby Lock embroidery machine with type A, USB connectivity. This optional external USB flash drive lets you read and write 4GB worth of your favorite designs.
    Baby Lock Embroidery Buddy Bear
    A member of the Embroider Buddy family, this Baby Lock exclusive bear comes ready to embroider and features the Baby Lock logo on his foot.

    Dual Function Foot Control
    Make sewing easier with the Dual Function Food Control. Start and stop your sewing machine, and perform 1 more convenient function with the heel tap feature: Choose from: Thread Cutting, Needle Up/Down, Single Stitch or Reverse Stitch.
    Embroidery Starter Kit
    Get started embroidering today with this embroidery product kit.

    Stands - Organize your thread and prevent tangles

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    Aventura (Model BLMAV) Update Version 1.22 Aventura (Model BLMAV) Update Version 1.22
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    Added: 9/27/2017
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