Baby Lock Ballad BLBA

BLBA

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The Baby Lock Ballad quilting and sewing machine is packed with features for a hassle-free quilting experience. Want to tackle thicker quilts? Ballad makes short work of even the thickest, most difficult fabric out there.

Features

COMPACT DIGITAL DUAL-FEED SYSTEM

 COMPACT DIGITAL DUAL-FEED SYSTEM

With the new Compact Digital Dual-Feed System you will have 7.0 mm clearance for stitching on multiple layers or high loft fabrics. A total of 36 utility and decorative stitches can now be used with this foot.

771 BUILT-IN STITCHES

771 BUILT-IN STITCHES

With 771 built-in stitches, you’ll have many creative options. From numerous utility stitches to decorative ones, you’ll find something for every project.

NEVERMISS™ AUTOMATIC NEEDLE THREADER

NEVERMISS™ AUTOMATIC NEEDLE THREADER

The NeverMiss Automatic Needle Threader does exactly what it promises. It’s never been this fast or easy - the Ballad threads your needle with little more than the push of a button.

LARGE THROAT SPACE

LARGE THROAT SPACE

Comfortably quilt with the Ballad’s large throat space. 11.25″ to the right of the needle leaves room for thick projects and bigger quilts.

TWO-THREAD SPOOL STAND

TWO-THREAD SPOOL STAND

Easily attach this stand to the top of your machine to add two additional spools or large cones of thread to make switching thread colors quicker and easier.

MULTI-FUNCTION FOOT CONTROL

MULTI-FUNCTION FOOT CONTROL

Start and stop your sewing with the main foot control and perform two convenient functions with the heel tap feature and side pedal. You can program the functions for this accessory through your machine.

LCD COLOR TOUCH SCREEN

LCD COLOR TOUCH SCREEN

Clearly see the details of every stitch. This large color LCD touch screen measures 7" diagonally and shows up to 260,000 colors. You'll get a bold, vivid display of your chosen stitches, machine settings and more.

PUSH BUTTON FEATURES

PUSH BUTTON FEATURES

Convenient push button features give you more freedom to focus on your project. Raise and lower the needle or presser foot, cut threads, reinforce stitches and thread your needle with the push of a button.

BABY LOCK IQ TECHNOLOGY™

BABY LOCK IQ TECHNOLOGY™

Baby Lock IQ Technology is what makes Baby Lock machines so smart and efficient. IQ Technology works with the "brain" of your machine to help achieve exactly what you desire.

INCLUDED ACCESSORIES

INCLUDED ACCESSORIES

The Ballad comes with 13 feet and lots of other great accessories to help you create. For a full list, refer to the machine manual.

ENHANCED STADIUM LIGHTING

ENHANCED STADIUM LIGHTING

Illuminate your fabric with 10 inches around the needle. You'll see every detail of your project. Plus, the bright LED lights last longer so you won’t worry about changing light bulbs.

QUICK-SET, DROP-IN BOBBIN

QUICK-SET, TOP-LOADING BOBBIN

With a drop-in bobbin, getting ready to sew is easy. When you need a new bobbin, simply drop it in and go. Your machine will put the thread right where you need it.

COMPACT DIGITAL DUAL-FEED SYSTEM

With the new Compact Digital Dual-Feed System you will have 7.0 mm clearance for stitching on multiple layers or high loft fabrics. A total of 36 utility and decorative stitches can now be used with this foot.

771 BUILT-IN STITCHES

With 771 built-in stitches, you’ll have many creative options. From numerous utility stitches to decorative ones, you’ll find something for every project.

NEVERMISS™ AUTOMATIC NEEDLE THREADER

The NeverMiss Automatic Needle Threader does exactly what it promises. It’s never been this fast or easy - the Ballad threads your needle with little more than the push of a button.

LARGE THROAT SPACE

Comfortably quilt with the Ballad’s large throat space. 11.25″ to the right of the needle leaves room for thick projects and bigger quilts.

TWO-THREAD SPOOL STAND

Easily attach this stand to the top of your machine to add two additional spools or large cones of thread to make switching thread colors quicker and easier.

MULTI-FUNCTION FOOT CONTROL

Start and stop your sewing with the main foot control and perform two convenient functions with the heel tap feature and side pedal. You can program the functions for this accessory through your machine.

LCD COLOR TOUCH SCREEN

Clearly see the details of every stitch. This large color LCD touch screen measures 7" diagonally and shows up to 260,000 colors. You'll get a bold, vivid display of your chosen stitches, machine settings and more.

PUSH BUTTON FEATURES

Convenient push button features give you more freedom to focus on your project. Raise and lower the needle or presser foot, cut threads, reinforce stitches and thread your needle with the push of a button.

BABY LOCK IQ TECHNOLOGY™

Baby Lock IQ Technology is what makes Baby Lock machines so smart and efficient. IQ Technology works with the "brain" of your machine to help achieve exactly what you desire.

INCLUDED ACCESSORIES

The Ballad comes with 13 feet and lots of other great accessories to help you create. For a full list, refer to the machine manual.

ENHANCED STADIUM LIGHTING

Illuminate your fabric with 10 inches around the needle. You'll see every detail of your project. Plus, the bright LED lights last longer so you won’t worry about changing light bulbs.

QUICK-SET, DROP-IN BOBBIN

With a drop-in bobbin, getting ready to sew is easy. When you need a new bobbin, simply drop it in and go. Your machine will put the thread right where you need it.

Convenience Features

  • Convenient one-touch buttons for:
    • Start/stop
    • Reverse sewing
    • Reinforcement stitch
    • Needle up/down
    • Thread cutter
    • Automatic presser foot lift
    • NeverMiss™ Automatic Needle Threader
    • Pivot Setting
  • Quick-set bobbin winder
  • Needle plate with scale in inches and centimeters
  • Additional seam markings on bobbin cover for needle position preference
  • Free arm
  • Two accessory storage compartments

Included Accessories

  • Touch pen (stylus)
  • Knee lift
  • 13 Feet:
    • Compact Digital Dual-Feed System
    • 1/4″ Quilting foot with a guide
    • Buttonhole
    • Overcasting
    • Monogramming
    • Zipper
    • Zigzag
    • Blind stitch
    • Button fitting
    • Free-motion quilting
    • Free-motion open toe quilting
    • Free-motion echo quilting
    • Straight stitch
  • Multi-Function Foot Control
  • 2-thread spool stand
  • Specialty bobbin case for bobbin work
  • Cord guide bobbin cover
  • Straight stitch needle plate
  • Soft cover for machine
  • Twin needle

Optional Accessories

  • Quilting Extension Table (BLMA-ET)
  • 17 Piece Foot Kit (BLMAFTKIT)
  • Quilting 6 Foot Kit (BLQ-FEET)
  • Creative 6 Foot Kit (BLC-FEET)
  • 12 Foot Kit (BL-FEET12)
  • Ruler Foot (BL-HOTRF)
  • Ruler Kits (BLRK-HSLA, BLRK2-HSLA, BLRK3-HSLA)
  • Rope Template (BLRT-HSLA)
  • ¼″ Quilting Sole for Digital Dual-Feed Foot (BLDY-QFDF)
  • Quilting Bar and Adapter for Digital Dual-Feed Foot (BLDY-QGDF)
  • Left Quilting Bar and Adapter for Digital Dual-Feed Foot (BLDY-LQGDF)
  • Open Toe Sole for Digital Dual-Feed Foot (BLDY-OTDF)
  • Stitch-in-the-Ditch Sole for Digital Dual-Feed Foot (BLDY-SDDF)
  • ¼″ Quilting Foot with Guide (BLSO-QGF)
  • Circular Sewing Attachment (BL-CSA)
  • Edge Joining Foot (ESG-EJF)

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