Brother

Originally founded over a century ago in Japan, Brother has been an innovative force in the sewing world ever since. Having been in New Zealand for more than 60 years now, the company has built a reputation for quality products, reliability and a commitment to producing some of the best sewing machines on the planet. Find everything here from bobbins, to parts, to a selection of machines.

Buying Brother means they will be at your side, providing you with products to take your sewing skills to the next level whether as a household hobby or industrial manufacturing. The Brother brand is a guarantee of advanced workmanship and cutting edge technology that will give you the tools needed to hone your craft. 

In addition to their technological manufacturing, Brother is committed to environmental conservation with leading sustainable business practices in New Zealand. They continue to be at the forefront of innovation in the sewing industry and we are proud to stock their world renowned products at Sewingtime. 

Is Brother a good sewing machine brand?

The word ‘Brother’ is synonymous with sewing machines. Being arguably the most well-known brand, it takes many, many years to build the reputation that they have. The industrial sewing machines we stock from Brother are reliable and high-quality machines that you can rely on to continuously produce outstanding stitching, time after time. You can’t go wrong with a Brother machine.


How long do Brother sewing machines last?

As well built machines, Brother’s industrial sewing machines have been known to last up to 25 years. The longevity of your machine depends on many factors, such as its’ environment, what it is used for (and how often), as well as how well maintained it is. You can expect many years of use from the quality range we have available.


Which Brother sewing machine is best for beginners?

Brother products are simple and easy to use once initially getting to grips with your machine. If you are starting a textiles company or this is simply the first industrial sewing machine you are purchasing, the Brother brand is a great place to start. You will gain a durable, long-lasting and high-performance machine to achieve what you are looking to do with it. Contact our expert team for further advice today.