While in embroidery mode, choose from three different projection backgrounds (black, grey, or white) based on the fabric choices to see your design clearly. The needle drop laser is displayed in a point or a “T” pattern for even more precise placement.
The Solaris 2 uses a variety of guideline markers and grids for perfect placement. While in sewing mode, switch betweenthree different laser colors (red, green, and white) for better visibility based on fabric choices. Single, double, angles, and grid lines are ideal for piecing precision, stitch adjustment, and aligning starting points and very wide stitches.
The 10-5/8″ x 16″ hoop is Baby Lock’s largest hoop yet. It makes it possible to stitch out your biggest embroidery designs with fewer rehoopings. The 10-5/8” x 10-5/8” hoop size is perfect for quilt blocks.
Keep track of your project’s progress with this convenient feature that alerts your phone anytime stitching is stopped and when stitching is done (free smartphone app for download is required).
Create your own designs and quilt motifs with ease. Draw directly on the screen, scan in your favorite artwork, upload an existing file to the Solaris 2 using a USB drive, or wirelessly send designs to your machine from your smartphone using the IQ Intuition Positioning App. Your art will be instantly converted into an embroidery pattern (free smartphone app for download is required).
Create beautiful quilt borders and sashing with unmatched precision using the 30 patterns and two shapes (rectangular or hexagonal) available. Simply enter a few measurements, select a hoop, and the Solaris 2 does the necessary calculations for you. The on-screen instructions guide you every step of the way for quilts measuring up to 118” x 118”. You can even repeat or skip sections, if necessary.
You’ll have total control over every single aspect of your stitches, embroidery designs, placement, colors and more on a large touchscreen with slide scrolling menus and pinch in/out zooming.
Achieve perfect stitches using the built-in camera and endpoint sewing stickers. Simply place the sticker where you want your stitch to the end, activate the endpoint sewing feature, and sew with confidence!
Add stippling, echo quilting, or any of the 42 Decorative Fill patterns from IQTM Designer around a selected design. For advanced quilting options, use IQTM Designer to add fills inside your designs.
The Solaris 2’s camera automatically senses pre-set points on the buttonhole foot, providing an accurate, better sew out. The two-piece foot secures the fabric, preventing slippage.
With an unprecedented 13″ to the right of the needle for an impressive 65 square inches of workspace, Solaris 2 gives you plenty of room to comfortably work on larger projects and full-size quilts.
Switching out plates has never been this easy – just simply touch a button. No tools are needed! The needle plate also features a variety of new markings for better placement, alignment, and accuracy.
Make every project uniquely yours with a huge variety of built-in designs, decorative stitches, decorative fills, and utility stitches. The Solaris 2 is pre-loaded with 865 built-in embroidery designs, 864 decorative stitches, 42 decorative fills, and 154 utility stitches. The combinations are endless!
Use the included couching embroidery foot to easily add dimension and texture to your projects with decorative years on and of the 40 new designs.
Baby Lock Solaris 2 comes with all the items you need to start sewing and embroidering. In the accessories box are 17 presser feet, dual stylus and holder, straight stitch needle plate, bobbin case and cover for embroidery, alternate bobbin case for use with pre-wound bobbins, bobbins, multi-position screwdriver, seam ripper, scissors, and many more tools. Included also are 4 embroidery hoops: from largest of 10-5/8″ x 16″ to smallest of 4″ x 4″.