BabyLock Ellegante 3 (BLG3)

Chic, stylish, and extremely helpful the Ellegante 3 makes embroidery easy. The Ellegante 3 includes multiple designs and fonts including exclusive Nancy Zieman designs and with the LCD color display your designs will pop before you ever finish a stitch. Plus, with the on screen editing feature, you can explore your creative side by putting a unique spin on old designs.

In addition to making your work look exquisite the Ellegante 3 includes many features to make your life easier. The quickset, top-loading bobbin, automatic On Request™ Needle Threading System and auto-trimming of jump threads help make embroidery simple.

Technology Features

LCD ergonomic color Touch Screen 3-3/16” x 8-3/8” (4,096 colors) with touch pen
USB (Type A) allows connectivity with a mouse and hub
USB (Type A) works with external drives, flash drives and CD-ROM drives
USB direct connect (Type B) to a PC
Embroidery card slot
On Request™ Automatic Threading
Advanced Pivoting Feature
Automatic Fabric Sensor System
Automatic thread cutter
Quick-Set, Top-Loading bobbin with sensor
Quick-Set bobbin winder
Independent bobbin winding system
Automatic sensors

Thread tension control makes adjustments to feed thread properly
Upper and lower thread sensors to alert when threads are broken
On screen hoop sensor to recommend size of hoop

5 LED lights that illuminate the needle and work area
Access designs stored in folders when using USB Type A
Sewing speed up to 1,000 spm

Advanced Sewing Features

531 Built-in stitches including

118 Utility including 15 one-step buttonhole styles and one 4-step custom buttonhole
243 Decorative
70 Decorative satin
20 Satin
17 Cross m 63 Combinable Utility stitches

3 Built-in alphabets
Stitch length 0.0mm – 5.0mm
Basting stitch length of up to 30mm
Maximum Utility stitch width: 7mm
Utility stitch editing capabilities

Store personal stitch settings for each Utility stitch

Decorative stitch editing capabilities

Edit and combine Character/ Decorative stitches
20 Memory Pockets for Character/Decorative stitches equaling 256KB
Satin stitch elongation

Sew Utility and Decorative stitches while embroidery unit is attached
Lock key for Utility and Decorative stitches
Lateral and diagonal feeding
Variable needle positions
Fully automatic built-in darning
Twin needle settings

Instructional and Help Resources

Built-in Operation Guide
Built-in Sewing Application Guide
Built-in Help Messages

Embroidery Capabilities

Built-in embroidery design library
492 Embroidery designs built-in

412 Baby Lock exclusives including 32 Nancy Zieman designs
150 Decorative Stitches can be embroidered

120 Frame combinations
1 Large Floral Alphabet
14 font styles

Includes 74 exclusive script alphabet characters

Embroiders up to 7″ x 11 3/4″ (180mm x 300mm) embroidery field
Memory capacity 767KB/350,000 stitches
Reads embroidery designs with a stitch capacity of up to 350,000 stitches per design
Color LCD Touch Screen shows:

Design selection and placement using drag and drop capabilities
Estimated embroidery time display and stitch count
Needle position placement (1, 10, or 100 stitch increments)
Measurements displayed in inches or millimeters, Color separation, Thread color indicator
On screen hoop size indicator
Low bobbin thread indicator
300 color name
Customized mouse pointer
Changeable background colors of embroidery patterns
Changeable background colors of design thumbnails

Embroidery speed up to 1,000 spm
8-Point trial check points
Alternate bobbin case for pre-wound bobbins
Resume feature
On screen grid
Program thread cutter ON or OFF
Embroider without removing the foot control
Embroidery Stitch Count System-EMB.SCS

Embroidery Editing Capabilities

Combine embroidery designs on screen
Character/Text array function
Character spacing
1°,10°, and 90° pattern rotation
Design enlargement (up to 20%)
Design reduction (up to 10%)
Automatic appliqué
Automatic basting
Mirror imaging
Design color selections
Color sorting on border designs
Programmable custom thread color selection

Downloadable Software

Your Ellegante 3 will stay current with future upgrades via USB connection
On Screen Designer™

Additional Information

Language conversion capabilities (13 languages)
Warranty (25-years limited, 10-years parts, 5-years computer circuit, 5-years electrical, 1-year labor)
Optional Gold Standard Comprehensive Care Program
Optional embroidery hoops

6-1/4″ x 10-1/4″ (160mm x 260mm)
Continuous Border Hoop (100mm x 180mm)

Convenient Sewing Features

Convenient One-Touch Buttons

Start/Stop m Reverse sewing
Needle up/down
Thread cutter
Automatic presser foot lift
Needle threading

Ergonomic knee lift with extra high presser foot lift

10mm automatic and 13mm manual

Programmable needle up/down
Needle plate with scale in inches and centimeters
Electronic foot control with separate power cord
Free arm with drop feed lever
LCD cover
Two accessory storage compartments
Large sewing surface 14-3/8″ x 8-3/16″

Included Accessories

Knee lifter
Touch pen (stylus)
USB cable
LCD Cover
17 Snap-on feet

Blind stitch
Blind stitch (with guide)
Button fitting
Cording (with 3 cord guides)
Echo quilting m Embroidery
Free-motion open toe quilting
Free-motion quilting
Narrow hemmer
Straight stitch
Zig zag

Circular sewing attachment
Specialty bobbin case and cover for bobbin work
Alternate bobbin case for use with pre-wound bobbins
Cord guide bobbin cover
Straight stitch needle plate
Bobbin center pin
Embroidery bobbin thread
Seam ripper
Twin needle
Hard cover for machine
Carrying case for embroidery unit
Embroidery hoops and grids included:

7″ x 11-3/4″ (180mm x 300mm)
5″ x 7″ (130mm x 180mm)
4″ x 4″ (100mm x 100mm)
1″ x 2-1/2″ (20mm x 60mm)
Plus more