F420 Sewing Machine

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R12,900.00 - R13,500.00

Computerised Sewing Machine


Create your own style, create your own fashion. The Brother F420 Sewing Machine is designed to fulfil your sewing and quilting needs. This easy-to-use computerised sewing machine features built-in scissors and a wide extension table (optional). Choose from 180 utility and decorative stitches including 10 buttonhole styles and 5 fonts.

Enjoy advanced features such as direct stitch selection; simply key in the number of the pre-programmed stitch you would like to use, and if you want create your own stitches, the My Custom Stitch feature will let you design your own decorative stitches.

Easy threading, perfect bobbin winding and consistent thread tension will help you to be the seamstress you have always wanted to be!



The Brother F420 computerised sewing and quilting machine is part of the Innov-is Design Series. Developed to provide incredible ease of use through advanced handling features from automatic presser foot pressure and slide speed control, advanced needle threading system and jam-resistant quick-set drop-in top bobbin plus a super easy bobbin winding system. The F420 Sewing Machine includes 180 built-in stitches with 10 styles of one-step auto-size buttonhole plus 5 built-in fonts and an advanced My Custom Stitch function to support your custom design work.

F420 Sewing Machine

Packed with convenient features and perfect for all types of sewing

The Brother F420 Sewing Machine is ideal for whether you’re new or an advanced user, the user friendly features help make creative projects a breeze. Fully expressing your creativity has never been easier with a full range of features suited for beginners to professionals, an intuitive user experience, advanced handling features, plus, a fast sewing speed of up to 850 superior quality stitches per minute.


Key Features

  • 180 Sewing stitches
  • 5 Built-in fonts
  • 10 Styles of buttonholes
  • LCD screen
  • Adjustable presser foot pressure (electronic)
  • Lock stitch button
  • Adjustable thread tension (manual)
  • Bobbin winder
  • Advanced needle threading system
  • Automatic thread cutter
  • Electronic slide speed control
  • Combine stitches
  • Speed control customised for zig-zag width
  • Repeated single sewing
  • Automatic reverse/reinforcement stitch
  • Mirror imaging
  • My Custom Stitch
  • Knee lift
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Peace of Mind. Guaranteed.

When you purchase a Brother F420 Sewing Machine and our genuine accessories, we’ll support you every step of the way with our FREE 1-year warranty commitment. YOU DO NOT NEED TO REGISTER YOUR PRODUCT, our warranty is automatic when you purchase your Brother machine. To keep your Brother machine in optimal condition we recommend using only Brother Genuine accessories, this will ensure you automatically enjoy our exclusive 1-year warranty.

Additional information





Stitch Select Display

10 Key (Touch Sensor)

Built-in Stitches


Feed Dog

7 Point

Standard Presser Feet


Max Sewing Speed

Up to 850 spm

Free Arm Sewing


Buttonhole Patterns


Buttonhole Method

1 Step, Automatic

Stitch Width


Stitch Length


Start/Stop Button


Speed Controller


Twin Needle Setting Key


Drop Feed


Foot Controller


Bobbin Type


Quick Set Bobbin


Thread Tension Control


Thread Cutter


Needle Threader


Knee Lifter


Carry Case

Hard Case included

Optional Extras

1/4 inch Piercing Foot, Free Motion Quilting Foot, Walking Foot, Wide Table

What's in the Box

Included accessories may differ from the list below depending on the machine model you purchased. For more details on included accessories and their part codes of your machine, refer to the Quick Reference Guide.

The F420 Computerised Sewing Machine ships with the following:

  • Accessory bag
  • Blind stitch foot
  • Bobbins x4 (one on the machine)
  • Bobbin case (on machine)
  • Button fitting foot
  • Buttonhole foot
  • Cleaning brush
  • Disc-shaped screwdriver
  • Eyelet punch
  • Foot controller
  • Grid sheet set
  • Horizontal spool pin
  • Knee lifter
  • Monogramming foot
  • Needle set
  • Operation manual
  • Overcasting foot
  • Quick set up guide
  • Screwdriver
  • Seam ripper
  • Spool caps x4 (one on the machine)
  • Spool net
  • Thread spool insert (mini king thread spool)
  • Twin needle
  • Zigzag foot (on the machine)
  • Zipper foot


Brother offers a wide range of compatible consumables and accessories for our range of sewing and embroidery machines. These include product guides, bobbins, wide tables and a range of decorative and functional feet to achieve your sewing goals.

Click on the product link below to visit the Brother Solutions Center where you will find our range of sewing accessories for your product.



Support & Downloads

At Brother, we are always at your side when it comes to supporting our products.  Click on the product link below to visit the Brother Solutions Center where you will find the latest drivers and software as well as product manuals, user guides, troubleshooting support, Frequently Asked Questions, consumable and accessory information and product specifications.

The Brother SupportCenter can also be accessed via a FREE app, more info here.