Elna 2800 Review

Elna 2800 sewing machine is designed to fit your needs whether you are just beginning or already experienced in sewing.  It has a diverse stitch package and convenient features like the drop-in bobbin and the foolproof built-in needle threader.

Elna 2800 Specifications:

  • Height: 30 cm
  • Width: 41 cm
  • Weight: 18.7 lbs.
  • Warranty: 2 years

Elna 2800 has easy to read stitch illustrations that are located on the right front panel.  You can use the automatic buttonhole foot so you can make a classic one-step buttonhole perfectly.

There’s no separate bobbin case to misplace with the drop-in bobbin.  You can actually see just how much thread is left on the bobbin with its see through cover.  For stippling or thread painting, you will need to drop the feed dog so you can sew on buttons and be able to do free motion work.  All you need to is move the handy lever located at the back of the free arm.

The free arm allows you to easily reach circular areas like collars, trouser legs and shirt cuffs.  This sewing machine also provides you with centimeter and inch measurements on the needle plate and the handy tools are at the base of the machine so you can sew accurately.

This machine also allows you to do whatever quilting you are into, whether it is appliqué, patchwork or crazy quilting.

The accessories included are hard cover, instruction book, foot speed control, seam ripper, lint brush, needles pack, 3 bobbins, screwdriver, second bobbin pin, thread lead off large and small, zigzag foot, zipper foot, satin stitch foot, blind hemming foot, auto one-step button hole foot, quilting guide and overlocking foot.

Elna 2800 at a glance…


  • Twin needle
  • Reverse stitch
  • Built-in needle threader
  • Sewing light
  • Thread cutter


  • A bit pricey compared to other brands and models.

Overall, this sewing machine has key features that will surely help you through your sewing especially if you are just a beginner.  A more experienced sewer will enjoy the decorative patterns and diverse stitch package featured in this model.

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