Premier plus 2 Ultra
Pfaff Premier+ 2 Ultra is the ultimate Embroidery software system, providing unlimited possibilities for your designs! Whether you wish to change colours to preview your embroidery, adjust stitch areas or add a personal touch of lettering, Pfaff Premier+ 2 Ultra lets you do it all. You can create designs automatically from clipart or photos, create a word sculpture in a few clicks, add a border automatically or create amazing lace or special stitches with Pfaff Premier+ 2 Create.
The Pfaff Premier+ 2 Ultra package contains the complete range of Pfaff Premier+ 2 Embroidery software, wizards, fonts and embroideries, including five exclusive modules and 100 very special bonus designs.
Pfaff Premier+ 2 Explorer/Finder Plug-in
Managing your designs is easier than ever with the Pfaff Premier+ 2 Embroidery System Windows Explorer and Mac Finder Plug-In. View embroideries and design files as thumbnail images, then print, convert or send them to your connected embroidery machine.
With native support for Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7 and Mac OSX you can see the stitch count, dimensions, colour information, and notes and settings for your embroideries. Sort by name, width, height, stitch count, number of colours, date modified, and more. When you have found the design you want, double-click to open in Pfaff Premier+ 2 Embroidery, or simply send to the mySewnet cloud, or to your connected machine.
Convert embroideries to a wide variety of file formats; when converting to .vp4 or .vp3 you can add trim commands or change thread range automatically. Print three-dimensional design worksheets or catalogue layouts.
Pfaff Premier+ 2 Thread Cache
Organize and select from your own thread stash and create your own thread palettes with Pfaff Premier+ 2 Thread Cache. You can even add new colours to a thread range or import new threads from a friend's embroidery!
Monitor your thread inventory of your favourite threads with spool size to estimate whether you have enough thread for a project. Automatically generate shopping lists for your mobile phone or tablet, or to print.
Arrange your preferred thread ranges so they appear together with your My Thread palettes when you select colours.
Pfaff Premier+ 2 Card Shop (Windows Only)
Create one-of-a-kind, personalized embroidered greeting cards and more automatically. Celebrate any occasion, from birthdays and wedding anniversaries to graduation and holidays. Whatever the occasion, you can select an elegant, cute or fun card to complement it.
The Creation process is quick and easy, whether you choose a folding card with four sections, a postcard with two sections or a single-sided project. Select from five different sizes, and more than 14,000 theme variations — including postcards. Adjust design colours and lettering properties to create the perfect card, even in Pfaff Premier+ 2 EXTRA after saving. For photo templates you can even create a PhotoStitch embroidery or printed applique.
Quickly and easily embroider a whole card in one hooping with the Husqvarna Viking Designer Majestic or Pfaff Creative Grand Dream hoop! A four-section card is automatically created with the layout optimized to fold and stitch.
Pfaff Premier+ 2 Modify
Reshape, restyle and improve your embroideries with ease. The interface makes Premier+ Modify so easy to use.
Use Border Embroidery to automatically create a border or cut line around an embroidery or the selected stitches, with or without appliqué. Reshape and restyle your embroideries with object editing features. Convert the selected area(s) to different fill or satin types, speciality fills and so on. Remove underlay before converting to a loosely stitched speciality fill and increase or decrease density of an area with one click! Includes wonderful effects such as multigradient and multicolour satin, and curved crosshatch fill.
Add cutwork needle lines, colour changes, stops and trims: add Trim commands automatically or individually. Create special alignment stitches and store them as subdesigns. Add a rectangular basting line automatically around the embroidery to secure the fabric and stabilizer. Apply the monochrome effect to create silhouette and cameo designs instantly.
Use the exclusive Emboss features to add beautiful patterns. Use system stamps or create your own! Personalize your embroideries with embossed text from your computer fonts*. Transform your design with the 12 fantastic point and global morphing effects.
Stamps and embossed text are only available for Windows 10, 8 & 7
Pfaff Premier+ 2 Design Aligner (Windows only)
It’s easier than ever to lay out large designs for your own hoop. Split large designs into multiple sections automatically or specify your chosen split lines.
Adjust the overlap areas between hoops and add alignment stitches automatically. Print templates help you complete projects with ease.
Split embroideries automatically for your preferred turnable hoop (compatible with Husqvarna Viking Designer Majestic Hoop, Pfaff Creative Grand Dream Hoop or Brother Jumbo hoops).
Pfaff Premier+ 2 Cross Stitcher
Design attractive cross stitch embroideries with traditional quality and the speed of a machine. Create your own cross stitch patterns or use the Cross Stitcher Wizard to create designs automatically. The modern interface makes Premier+ Cross Stitcher so easy to use.
Select from an extensive array of traditional and modern stitches — full, half, quarter, mini and half-height or half-width crosses, fixed or free backstitch and French knots. Instantly reflect your design up to 8 times with the Multiply feature. Draw shapes with crosses, outlines and fill patterns.
Choose from elegant backstitch and cross stitch fonts, including multicolour fonts, or create text from most TrueType or OpenType fonts on your computer.
Pfaff Premier+ 2 PhotoStitch (Windows only)
Embroider wonderful family quilts, framed pictures and much more, all automatically from your own treasured photos. Obtain pictures directly from social media and sites (Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, Twitter).
A step-by-step wizard helps you create portraits of any size. Make it perfect with a selection of 450+ decorative frames, corners and side pieces, and 75 border shapes.
Includes six monochrome linear and linear artistic effects to create single-colour embroidery, as well as colour, heritage sepia, grayscale, and colour tile stitch effects. Adjust the density of your portrait for different effects.
Improve your photos by removing background areas and red-eye. Use image effects and painting tools to adjust your pictures for perfect results.
Pfaff Premier+ 2 Family Tree (Windows only)
Create embroidery charts automatically from your own family history. Use the wizard in Pfaff Premier+ 2 Extra to create a family tree embroidery chart quickly and easily, then add pictures and info whenever you choose in Pfaff Premier+ 2 Family Tree. The ribbon bar makes Pfaff Premier+ 2 Family Tree so easy to use — all related features are grouped together intuitively.
Enter your own family details or import gedcom files (.ged) from other genealogy software.
Embroider information and pictures for each person or family — wizards help you add family info, create portraits and charts, add lettering, frames and more! Obtain pictures directly from social media and sites (Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, Twitter). Embellish your portraits and lettering with beautiful decorative frames and flourishes.
Combine the pictures, personal information, frames and flourishes you have chosen for your family members in charts with connector lines. The chart layout options include Ancestors, Descendants or Hourglass, Vertical, Horizontal and Fan layouts, or simply create individual embroideries for each family member. You can also repeat an embroidery automatically as a chart background. Select from 18 system themes or create your own.
Pfaff Premier+ 2 Create
Create the perfect embroidery with unlimited design possibilities. Load raster or vector images and adjust them as desired with the drawing and painting tools to guide you in the design process. A streamlined creation process still gives you total control: trims, movement and tie stitches are added automatically. Draw smooth Bezier curves in the Precise Create tab. The interface makes Pfaff Premier+ 2 Create so easy to use — all related features are grouped together intuitively.
Or simply create designs automatically from your own pictures with ExpressDesign Wizards/Assistants, then transform them into masterpieces. Special effects such as multicolour gradient fill, and new multigradient and multicolour satin, help you create eye-catching designs! Visualize appliqué fabric pieces as you create your designs.
Embroider your imagination with lace features such as Richelieu bars and crosshatch fill or flowing layers of MultiWave fill. Echo fill feature automatically generates a shadow effect with perfect, adjustable lines. Hundreds of speciality fill pattern options include contour, radial, spiral, shape, QuiltStipple and more. Now includes curved crosshatch fill, too!
Choose from one of 75 shapes to use any way you wish: fill, line, and appliqué. Embellish designs with your own machine stitch motifs or design your own motifs. Insert letters or SuperDesigns and use grouping features to assemble designs easily.
Pfaff Premier+ 2 Sketch (Windows only)
Release your inner artist and “draw” your own stitch paintings. Create embroidery stitches as if you are using a pencil or paintbrush, then print and embroider your masterpiece at the touch of a button.
Add free motion embroidery highlights and texture to your favorite pictures, fabrics and designs. Embroider your signature or use the calligraphy feature to create beautiful monograms. You can even create appliqué with horizontal or rotational zigzag satin stitching!
Sketch straight or curved lines with the “Standard” stitch creation tools: create perfectly regulated running, triple and motif line plus satin lines of varying width.
Pfaff Premier+ 2 Font Create (Windows only)
Create your own Fonts and SuperDesigns to use in the Pfaff Premier+ 2 Embroidery System.
Create complex fonts, or modify fonts produced in the Pfaff Premier+ 2 QuickFont Wizard from TrueType and OpenType fonts on your computer. You can even make multicolour and multi–pattern fonts.
The ribbon bar makes Pfaff Premier+ 2 Font Create so easy to use — all related features are grouped together intuitively.
The following designs and images are included with Pfaff Premier+ 2 Embroidery:-
- 1200+ standard embroideries
- 100 exclusive bonus designs
- 1500+ SuperDesigns
- 210+ speciality fonts
- 750+ frame and flourish options
- 750+ motifs
- 250+ fill patterns
- 600+ greeting card templates
- 375+ clipart images
- 6000+ garment, quilt block and fabric backgrounds
- 1300+ decorations (crystals, nailheads, sequins and beads)
All Pfaff Premier+ 2 software is compatible with the following embroidery file formats:-
- Bernina ART (.art version 1-3; load only)
- Brother / Babylock / Bernina PEC (.pec)
- Brother / Babylock / Bernina PES (.pes version 2-10)
- Compucon / Singer PSW (.xxx)
- Pfaff / Pfaff (.vp4,.vp3, .vip)
- Husqvarna (.hus, .shv)
- Janome (.jef, .sew)
- Melco (.exp)
- Pfaff (.pcs)
- Tajima (.dst)
- Toyota (.10*)
- Windows 10, 8 or 7
- PC with Intel processor or equivalent (1 GHz or higher)
- 1GB RAM (32-bit) or 2GB RAM (64-bit)
- 4GB hard disk space
- Screen resolution 1024 x 768, 16 million colours (1280 x 768 recommended)
- Mouse or drawing tablet
- USB port
- Internet activation required
- Mac computer with macOS Sierra or Mac OS X El Capitan
- Intel Core 2 Duo, Core i3, Core i5, or Xeon processor
- 4GB RAM
- 4GB hard disk space
- Screen resolution 1024 x 768 (1280 x 768 recommended), 16-bit
- Mouse or drawing tablet
- Internet activation required