his machine is a smart choice for anyone who loves to sew and create. It has amazing features that makes sewing easy and fun. The SMARTER by PFAFF 260c sewing machine is not only functional, but also stylish and modern.

Your Uniqueness. Your Passion. Your Sewing.

This computerized design with 27 stitches and additional smart features like Needle Up/Down helps you express your individuality.

Features & Benefits

Be Smart. Be Original.

Key Features

Direct Stitch Selection
You don’t have to search for a stitch, simply press the icon of the stitch you want to sew and start sewing.

Start/Stop Function
Press the Start/Stop button to sew without the foot control. Makes sewing long seams, rows of decorative stitches, free-motion and buttonholes easy.

Needle Up/Down
Set the needle to stop up or down in the fabric for easy pivoting, appliqué and more.

Information System Display
See the selected stitch number and the recommended presser foot in the information system display.

Presser Foot up Safety
Your machine beeps and won’t let you sew when the presser foot is up.

More Features

Tie-off function
Press the tie-off button and your smarter by pfaff™ 260c will tie-off and stop automatically for a quick and easy finish.

Variety of Stitches
smarter by pfaff™ 260c has 27 stitches including utility stitches, decorative stitches, stretch stitches and a buttonhole.

6mm Adjustable Stitch Width
Convenient for all types of sewing, such as appliqué, mending and decorative techniques. Easy to achieve your desired result.

Automatic Stitch Width and Stitch Length
When a stitch is selected, the best stitch length and width are set automatically.

Hard Cover
Protects your sewing machine when transporting it and keeps it dust free.

PFAFF® Original Presser Foot System
Five different presser feet are included for all your basic needs,
Smarter by pfaff™ 260c has a large assortment of optional presser feet.

The PFAFF® Original Presser Foot
System makes sure you can use the same presser feet on any PFAFF®machine.

Integrated Needle Threader
The integrated needle threader makes threading fast and easy.

One-step buttonhole
Snap on the buttonhole foot and sew repeatable buttonholes smoothly.
Your smarter by pfaff™ 260c automatically sews one-step buttonholes.

Adjustable Needle Positions
For exact placement of your straight stitch while topstitching, sewing zippers or special techniques such as piping.

LED Light
Long lasting light source that illuminates your sewing projects with a crisp light.

External Feed Dog Drop
Easily accessible on the back of the free-arm. Lower feed dogs for special techniques like free-motion quilting, thread painting and button sewing.

Snap-on/Snap-off Presser Feet
To change the presser foot, just snap it off and snap the new one on. No screwdriver or other tools are needed.

Thread Cutter
A thread cutter is conveniently located on the side of the machine. It is easy to use and you’ll never have to worry about finding your scissors.

Accessory Tray
Removable accessory tray makes your sewing surface bigger and keeps all your accessories in order.

Adjustable Presser Foot Pressure
Presser foot pressure can be adjusted for specialty techniques such as quilting and sewing stretch seams. Always achieve a perfect result whether sewing light or heavy fabrics.

Optimal Feeding
The Seven Point Feed Dogs support the fabric on all sides of the needle while feeding your fabric perfectly. Makes your sewing smooth and pucker free.

High Presser Foot Clearance
High Presser foot clearance makes room for bulky projects or several layers of fabric.
Accommodates even the thickest quilt when you’re quilting.

Top Loaded Bobbin
Easy access and good visibility make it faster and easier to check and/or change bobbin thread.

Free-arm is perfect for sewing cuffs, necklines, hemming pants and more.
The needle is close to the edge of the free-arm for greater control and easier access when sewing.

Sewing Features

  • Stitches
    • 27
  • Max Stitch Width
    • 6mm
  • Max Stitch Length
    • 4.5 mm
  • Sewing Space (Needle to Tower)
    • 6.3″ (160 mm)
  • Screen Size
    • 1.2″ diagonal
  • Needle Threader
    • Built-In
  • Needle Up Down
    • Yes
  • Thread Cutter
    • Manual
  • Speed Control
    • Speed Slider
  • Max Sewing Speed
    • 750 stitches/min
  • Start Stop Button
    • Yes
  • Thread Tension
    • Manual
  • # Included Acces
    • 18


Auto Stitch Width & Length

More Features

  • 1-Step Buttonhole
  • Extra Presser Foot Lift
  • PFAFF® Original Presser Foot System
  • Snap-on/Snap-off presser feet

Included Accessories

  • 0 – Standard presser foot
  • 2A – Fancy stitch foot
  • 3 – Blindhem foot
  • 4 – Zipper foot
  • 5B – One step Buttonhole foot
  • Bobbins (5)
  • Felt pad
  • Screwdriver for needle plate
  • Multi-purpose tool
  • Spool cap, large
  • Spool cap, small
  • Seam ripper & brush (as one)
  • Edge/Quilting guide
  • Auxiliary spool pin
  • Foot control
  • Power cord
  • Needles
  • Hard cover

Stitch Guide

User Guide