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Destiny II
Model number: BLDY2
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The Destiny II embraces the future of sewing. You'll enjoy a larger workspace, a tablet-sized screen, and an impressive selection of built-in stitches and embroidery designs. We've also included new, smart features powered by Baby Lock IQ Technology to make every step of your projects easier than ever before.
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IQ Designer

Instantly digitize your hand-drawn, scanned or imported artwork. Then edit your designs down to the stitch. You can even draw your own stippling and choose to quilt in or around designs

1000 SPM

Decorative Fills

Take digitzing to new heights with 10 gorgeous fill designs, including floral, decorative and straight-line patterns.

Hands-Free Presser Foot

90 Embroidery Shapes

60 new decorative shapes, including 30 closed and 30 open shapes. Edit and repeat the patterns for large-scale embroidery.

6 LED Lights

TruView LCD HD Touch Screen

The Destiny II large touchscreen measures 10.1" diagonally and is comparable to many popular tablets. Every button is bigger and clearer, and all designs and stitches are vivid.

Quick-Set, Top-Loading Bobbin

Embroidery Editing Resizing & Grouping

Rotate, merge, color sort, group and more all on screen. Resize up to 200% or down to 60% of the original design. Your density is automatically recalculated to ensure a flawless stitch out.

Built-In Needle Threader

Color Visualizer

Choose from random, vivid, gradient and soft, and watch as your design is transformed in an array of color combinations. Have a favorite color in mind? Pin it to the Color Visualizer, and the Destiny II will be sure to use it in the next set of color suggestions.

Stitch Width and Length Dials

11.25" to the Right of the Needle

The workspace on the Destiny II makes it easy to sew larger projects and fullsize quilts.

Automatic Bobbin Winder

Needle Beam

When you want to know exactly where your embroidery will begin, use the Needle Beam. The Needle Beam highlights your needle drop point so you can see where the first stitches will land.

Snap-On Presser Feet


If you want to see how your design will look on your project, use the NeedleCam digital camera. The NeedleCam will scan your hooped fabric so you can see it on-screen with your design.

Free Arm

Sensor Pen

If you enjoy a more hands-on approach to positioning, simply tell the Destiny where you want your design by pointing to the spot on your project with the Sensor Pen.

28 Built-In Stitches

Positioning Stickers

Positioning stickers are great for smaller designs in tight spaces such as collars and pockets. Just place a sticker where you want your design... even if it’s hooped a bit crooked, it will be embroidered exactly where you want it!

Stitch Indicator Window

Digital Dual-Feed & Decorative Couching Sole

Sewing multiple layers is easy with the Digital Dual-Feed System. You also get a special sole that makes it easy to add decorative couching to projects.

Stitch Indicator Window

Stadium Lighting

Enhanced Stadium Lighting surrounds the needle and work area with powerful LED light. With five settings and 50% brighter true color, you’ll see every detail in your project.

Stitch Indicator Window

Multi-Function Foot Control and Knee Lift

Stop and start sewing with the main pedal while the heel tap and side pedal handle two additional functions. Select from single stitch, position needle up/down, thread cutting, and reverse stitch. And the knee lift allows for handsfree sewing.

Stitch Indicator Window

Hoops for Every Occasion — Up to 9.5" x 14"

Tailor your machine to any task. Destiny II comes with five embroidery hoops and grids ranging from 4"x 4" up to 9.5" x 14".

Technology Features
  • WXGA,IPS Color LCD Touch Screen
  •     - Shows 16,777,216 colors
        - Measures 10.1" diagonally
        - Displays Clock and Date
  • Mpeg-4 movie/video play function
  •     - Video display size 6.2" diagonally
        - Exclusive 1GB Memory Storage for video
  • NeedleCam™ Digital Camera for embroidery and sewing positioning with faster scanning, 3X higher resolution
  • Precise Touch Positioning™ using NeedleCam
  • IQ Designer with paper holding frame for image scanning
  •     - LCD screen size can be enlarged to 1280 x 800 pixels
        - Will automatically create an embroidery pattern from a JPEG image
        - Drawing area is 3-3/4" x 5-11/16" (96mm x 145mm)
        - 90 Preloaded open, closed and region shapes
        - Able to select different line colors and fill colors
        - 6 Different stitch patterns: running, bean, satin and no outline
        - 13 Different fill patterns: regular fill, no fill, Stipple inside or around a shape and 10 decorative pattern fills
        - Duplicate, paste and edit preloaded shapes
        - Adjust line, fill and stippling width, length and density properties
        - Undersewing options
        - Outline stamp shape creation for Trapunto techniques
  • 2 scanning modes
  •     - Fine- For illustrations
        - Standard - For line drawings
  • Guide Beam and Needle Beam for precision alignment of stitches
  •     - Class 1 Laser Product (IEC60825-1:2007)
  • Sensor Pen allows you to set preferences
  •     - Set a guideline for sewing
        - Select the needle position location
        - Select custom zigzag widths
        - Choose an ending point on the fabric for stitches to stop sewing
        - See the needle position location for embroidery
        - Select precise placement for embroidery designs
  • Color Visualizer with pinnable color selections
  • Enhanced Stadium Lighting for 50% brighter true color LED lighting on the needle and work area with 5 settings
  • 3 USB drives
  •     - 2 (Type A) USB 2.0 drives to connect a mouse Flash drives, Hub and CD-ROM drives
        - 1 (Type B) USB direct connect to a PC
  • Precise tracking system on embroidery carriage
  • LED spool stand lighting
  • External speaker jack and adjustable volume settings
  • NeverMiss™ Automatic Advanced Threading System
  • Digital Dual-Feed System ensures utmost fabric control when feeding layers or difficult fabric types
  •     - Digital Dual-Feed couching sole for decorative stitching and reverse bobbinwork
  • Advanced Pivoting Feature and Automatic Fabric Sensor System
  • Automatic sensors
  •     - Thread tension control makes tension adjustments for accurate stitches
        - Upper and lower thread sensors on/off
        - Upper and lower thread sensors to alert when threads run out
        - On-screen hoop sensor to recommend size of hoop
  • Embroidery and sewing speed up to 1,050 spm
  • Resume mode
  • Programmable shutoff capabilites
  • Eco power mode
  • Embroidery Capabilities
    • 661 Embroidery designs built-in including:
         - 336 Baby Lock exclusives
         - 37 Nancy Zieman designs
         -  15 Buttonhole embroidery designs in 3 sizes (45     total)
         -  15 Buttonhole embroidery frame designs
         -  160 Large decorative stitch designs
         -  14 Sophisticated bobbin work embroidery designs
    • 140 Frame combinations
    • 28 Font styles including:
         -  Extra-large striped alphabet and characters (100 total)
         -  Extra-large block alphabet and characters (100 total)
         -  Exclusive script alphabet and characters (70 total)
         -  Large floral block alphabet (64 total)
         -  Large vine alphabet (30 total)
         -  Greek alphabet (24 total)
    • Embroiders up to 9.5" x 14" (240mm x 360mm)
    embroidery field
    • Memory capacity approximately 9MB
    • Reads embroidery designs with a stitch capacity of up to
    700,000 stitches per design
    • WXGA, IPS Color LCD Touch Screen shows
         -  Design placement using drag/drop and slide/ scroll
         -  Enhanced Realistic Preview
         -  Design previews can be enlarged 200%
         -  Needle positioning grid selections
         -  Needle position image can be enlarged 200%
         -  Estimated embroidery time display and stitch count
         -  Needle advancement (1, 10, 100, or 1000 stitch
         -  Measurements displayed in inches or metrics
         -  Color separation
         -  Thread color indicator
         -  On-screen hoop size indicator including 9.5" x 9.5" hoop
         -  Low bobbin thread indicator
         -  300 color names
         -  Screen saver customization
         -  Thumbnail images viewed at 150% the normal size
    • Embroidery speed up to 1,050 spm
    • 9-Point trial check points
    • Starting point key for instant alignment of characters or
    • Alternate bobbin case for pre-wound bobbins

    Embroidery Editing Capabilities
  • Combine embroidery designs on screen
  • Character/text array function
  • Character spacing
  • 0.1°, 1°, 10°, and 90° pattern rotation
  • Enhanced design enlargement (up to 200%) and reduction (down to 60%) capabilities
  • Design duplication
  • Automatic appliquê
  • Automatic basting
  • Mirror imaging
  • Change color selections within designs
  • Color sorting on border designs
  • Monochrome option for embroidery designs
  • Programmable custom thread color selection
  • Advanced Sewing Features
  • 770 Built-in stitches including
  •     - 149 Utility including 15 one-step buttonhole styles and 1 four-step custom buttonhole
        - 442 Decorative
        - 79 Decorative satin
        - 20 Satin
        - 17 Cross
        - 63 Combinable Utility stitches
  • 5 Built-in alphabets
  • 30 Quilting stitches offer 57 needle position options
  • Stitch length 0.0mm - 5.0mm
  • Basting stitch length of up to 30mm
  • Maximum Utility stitch width 7mm
  • Utility stitch editing capabilities
  • 5 Memory settings for each Utility stitch
  • Decorative stitch editing capabilities
  •     - Edit and combine Character Decorative stitches
        - Character/Decorative stitch memory equaling 1MB
        - Satin stitch elongation
  • Edge sewing capabilities using NeedleCam Digital Camera
  • Sew Utility and Decorative stitches while embroidery arm is attached
  • Automatic drop feed on screen
  • Mirror-image
  • Lock key for Utility and Decorative stitches
  • Reinforcement priority settings
  • Lateral and diagonal feeding
  • Variable needle positions
  • Fully automatic built-in darning
  • Twin needle settings

  • Convenient Sewing Features
  • Larger sewing bed and workspace with 11.25" to the right of the needle
  • Convenient one-touch buttons for
  •     - Start/Stop
        - Reverse sewing
        - Reinforcement key
        - Needle up/down
        - Thread cutter
        - Automatic presser foot lift
        - Automatic needle threading
  • Sewing speed control
  • Instructional and Help Resources
  • Built-in Operational Guide with up to 43 help topics and built-in videos
  • Built-in Sewing Application Guide
  • Built-in Help Messages
  • Embroidery Stitch Count System - SCS
  • Capability to save settings screen images

  • Downloadable Software
  • Your Destiny will stay current with future upgrades via USB connection

  • Additional Information
  • Language conversion capabilities (12 languages)
  • Warranty (25 years limited, 10 years parts, 5 years computer circuit, 5 years electrical, 1 year labor)
  • Optional Love of Sewing Membership
  • Optional embroidery hoops
  •     - 6-1/4" x 10-1/4" (160mm x 260mm) hoop
        - 8" x 8" (200mm x 200mm) hoop
        - 1" x 2-1/2" (20mm x 60mm) hoop
        - Continuous Border Hoop 4" x 7" (100mm X 180mm) (BLSO-BF)
        - Continuous Border Hoop 4" x 12" (100mm X 300mm) (BLMA-CBH)
  • Baby Lock digital USB mouse
  • Optional thread stand (holds 10 spools) (BLMA-TS)
  • Optional extension table (BLMA-ET)
  • Optional embroidery card Reader (BLECR)

  • Convenient Sewing Features continued
  • Quick-Set, Top-Loading bobbin with sensor
  • Quick-Set Independent bobbin winding system with variable speed
  • Ergonomic 3-position, adjustable knee lift with extra high presser foot lift
  •     - 10mm Automatic and 13mm Manual
  • Programmable 3-step needle up/down
  • Automatic thread cutter (with on/off capability)
  • Needle plate with scale in inches and centimeters
  • Multi-Function Foot Control
  • Free arm
  • Two accessory storage compartments
  • Included Accessories
  • Sensor Pen and Holder
  • Adjustable knee lifter with 3-position handle
  • Touch pen (stylus)
  • LCD cleaning cloth
  • USB cable
  • 16 Snap-on presser feet
  •     - Digital Dual-Feed System Foot
        - Couching sole for Digital Dual-Feed
        - Embroidery foot with LED pointer
        - General purpose zigzag
        - Blind stitch
        - Buttonhole
        - Button fitting
        - Free-motion open toe quilting
        - Free-motion quilting
        - Free-motion echo
        - Monogramming
        - Overcasting
        - 1/4" Quilting foot with a guide
        - Straight stitch foot
        - Vertical stitch alignment foot
        - Zipper
  • Easy-lock accessory case for presser foot storage with interchangeable trays
  • Multi-Function Foot Control
  • Soft canvas cover for machine with 3 storage pockets
  • 2 Thread spool stand for larger cones
  • Yarn guide and yarn threader
  • Straight stitch needle plate
  • Bobbin case and cover for embroidery and sewing bobbin work
  • Alternate bobbin case for use with pre-wound bobbins
  • Cord guide bobbin cover
  • Bobbin center pin
  • Embroidery bobbin thread
  • Bobbins
  • Embroidery Positioning Stickers (4-Sheets of 64)
  • White needle calibration stickers
  • 6 Edge sewing sheets
  • Multi-position screwdriver
  • Presser foot adaptor
  • Seam ripper
  • Twin needle
  • Embroidery hoops and grids included
  •      - 9.5" x 14" (240mm x 360mm)
         - 9.5" x 9.5" (240mm x 240mm)
         - 8" x 12" (200mm x 300mm)
         - 5" x 7" (130mm x 180mm)
         - 4" x 4" (100mm x 100mm)

    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

    1/4" Acrylic Ruler Set- High 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.
    No-Show Mesh Fusible Stabilizer - 1.5 oz Medium Black
    This translucent stabilizer is ideal for covering the back of embroidery on light to medium-weight stretch and woven fabrics. It is sheer enough to eliminate the backing shadow while still protecting skin from scratches. This is a great choice for collars and cuffs. Simply adhere it to your fabric with a dry iron, embroider, then cut away the excess stabilizer around the design.

    Extension Tables - A bigger surface for your growing ideas

    Hoops - Embroider designs of all sizes and shapes

    9.5" x 9.5" Embroidery Hoop and Grid
    The 9.5" x 9.5" (240mm x 240mm) hoop fits numerous types ofprojects and is particularly useful for embroidery on quilt blocks.There is also a grid to help you precisely align your designs. Thishoop is specifically made for your Destiny II Baby Lock machine.
    Ellisimo Hoop and Grid (8" x 8")
    The 8"x 8" (200mm x 200mm) hoop fits numerous types of projects and is particularly useful for embroidery on quilt blocks. There is also a grip to help you precisely align your designs.
    8" x 12" Embroidery Hoop and Grid
    The 8"x 12" (200mm x 300mm) hoop will fit large projects so you don’t have to worry about excessive fabric repositioning. It’s perfect for jacket backs, large wall hangings and other big projects. There is also a grid to help you precisely align your designs. This hoop is specifically made for your Baby Lock machine, so it fits perfectly and is recognized by machine sensors (on machines with this feature).

    Machine Upgrades - Keep your machines up to date

    Destiny Embroidery and Sewing Upgrade II
    Take your Destiny and Destiny II creative capabilities to a new level with this all-new software upgrade. You'll find loads of new embroidery designs along with fonts, monograms and fills.

    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.

    Embroidery Positioning Stickers
    Your machine recognizes these embroidery positioning stickers so you know exactly where your designs will stitch. Packaged 1 sheet of 77 stickers
    Embroidery Starter Kit
    Get started embroidering today with this embroidery product kit.

    Travel Bags - For sewers on the go

    Destiny Trolley Bag Set
    This Baby Lock trolley bag set is made exclusively for your Baby Lock Destiny. Now you can take your Destiny with you to guild meetings, classes, events and more.
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    Destiny2 (Model BLDY2) Software Update Version 3.01 Destiny2 (Model BLDY2) Software Update Version 3.01
    Version V_3.01
    Added: 11/29/2017
    Click here to download