Design n Craft Printer (VC-500WCR)

For those who love to create. Make every project personal with full colour wireless photo printing. Print high-quality photos and labels up to 50mm wide wherever you are, whenever you want.

SRP £282.00 Inc. VAT

SRP £235.00 Ex. VAT

Make bright and vibrant designs on eye-catching glossy paper, using your favourite photos, as well as pre-set images and fonts

Elevate your craft projects to something with a truly special touch, from cards and gift tags to home decorations

Add a personal message with the text editor tool and find a unique look, with hundreds of built-in icons, frames, emojis, filters, fonts and backgrounds to choose from with the free Brother Colour Label Editor 2 app

Product Overview

VC-500WCR1

Print anywhere wirelessly from your mobile device

Never run dry again with the latest ZINK® Zero-Ink® Printing Technology for a full-colour, professional-quality finish

Key Features

  • Make bright and vibrant designs on eye-catching glossy paper, using your favourite photos, as well as pre-set images and fonts
  • Elevate your craft projects to something with a truly special touch, from cards and gift tags to home decorations
  • Add a personal message with the text editor tool and find a unique look, with hundreds of built-in icons, frames, emojis, filters, fonts and backgrounds to choose from with the free Brother Colour Label Editor 2 app
  • Print anywhere wirelessly from your mobile device
  • Never run dry again with the latest ZINK® Zero-Ink® Printing Technology for a full-colour, professional-quality finish

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Elevate your craft projects with the perfect photo and label print partner from Brother.

Print wirelessly straight from your camera roll and social media. Easily design and edit your printouts however you want, using our Color Label Editor 2 app, which features hundreds of in-built icons, frames, emojis, filters, fonts, text and backgrounds.

Whether you’re journaling, making cards or creating photo books, bookmarks or gifts, the Design n Craft makes it easy to achieve stunning results.

Designed to customise, print photos, panoramics, stickers and labels with its continuous printing roll in a range of different widths from 9mm up to 50mm, and with ZINK® Zero-Ink® technology, you’ll never need to replace cartridges again. 

Print whenever inspiration strikes.

At a glance

  • Hi-Speed USB 2.0 connection interface
  • Wireless network connectivity
  • Android Logo
  • Mobile device compatible
  • P-touch editor icon
  • Brother Colour Label logo

Specifications

General

Maximum label width (mm) 50mm
Technology ZINK Zero-Ink Full Colour Printing Technology

Connectivity

AirPrint Yes
USB interface Ver 2.0 (full speed)
Wi-Fi Direct Yes
Wireless network interface IEEE 802.11b/g/n

Dimensions & weights

Dimensions 113 (W) x 116 (D) x 96 (H) mm
Weight 0.66 kg

In the box

AC adaptor Yes
AC adaptor power cord Yes
Supplies 1 x CZ-1004 25mm x 5m label roll | CK-1000 50mm cleaning roll
USB cable Yes
Quick setup guide Yes

Printing

Resolution (dpi) 313
Standard print speed 8 mm per second

Supplies and accessories

Rolls CZ full colour label rolls | CK printhead cleaning rolls

Warranty

Warranty 3 year back to base warranty (upon registration)
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FAQs

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Manuals & Guides

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Easy connectivity

Using a PC or a Mac? No problem – simply connect the printer via USB or Wi-Fi and install the free Brother P-touch Editor software to unlock a new world of creativity.
 
A woman chooses different clip art and adds to her label design prior to printing on the Brother Design and Craft label printer

Simple and mobile

Print from your mobile device with ease. Our free Colour Label Editor 2 app lets you pull photos straight from your camera roll or social media, with a suite of creative assets like filters, frames and backgrounds to pick from.
A woman is using AirPrint to print to a Brother Design 'n' Craft label printer from a tablet device

AirPrint built in

If you’re using an Apple product with AirPrint, you can use it to print in full quality without downloading or installing any other software. Just pick what you want to print, tap and send it straight to the printer over your device’s Wi-Fi connection.
 
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Pick the width you want

With widths of 9, 12, 19, 25 and 50mm to choose from, you can mix things up and get the effect you’re looking for. And despite being compact, Brother paper rolls are five metres long, enough for even the most ambitious of projects.
 

Customer Reviews

design-n-craft is rated 3.8 out of 5 by 360.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Sans cartouches d'encres Bon produit mais pas réussi de connecter au pc uniquement sur tablette wifi
Date published: 2024-02-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Tolle Funktionen Schön dass verschiedene Etikettenrollen verwendet werden können
Date published: 2024-02-06
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Crashed Mac und MacBook Noch nie so einen schlechten Etikettendrucker erlebt wie dieses Gerät. Sobald man das Gerät an ein MacBook oder Mac per USB verbindet geht keine Maus mehr und das ganze System hängt. Das Gerät ist noch schlimmer als ein Dymo Drucker.
Date published: 2024-01-21
Rated 1 out of 5 by from La funzionalità non influisce con il prezzo Non la conosco, ma a primo impatto mi sembra a dir poco cara, bon puo costare piu ddella stampante
Date published: 2023-12-03
Rated 1 out of 5 by from WASTE OF MONEY Horrible Terminal. Waste of Money. Printing is not defined and connecting the terminal good luck....
Date published: 2023-11-17
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Desastrosa para instalar La tengo varios meses y la he desechado sin utilizar por su complejidad
Date published: 2023-11-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Oh brother I enjoyed using brother products I'm now labelling everything and am now looking forward to buying the next brother labeller....I recommend people to use this product...
Date published: 2023-11-09
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Unable to install correct on Win11................ Unable to install correct on Win11............................
Date published: 2023-11-03
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Application Inspiration

wedding invitation cards in a box

Wedding Stationery 

Make your event extra special by adding your own personalised touches with the Design n Craft printer. From place settings to centre pieces or seating plans and favours – you can make your special day truly yours.

wedding table name tags

Events

Events are a time for celebration so take your events to the next level with the Design n Craft printer. From bunting to place settings or even centre pieces, the choices are endless with the built-in templates or create from scratch with multiple backgrounds, colours, fonts and images.  

birthday cards on a table

Papercrafts

Enhance your papercraft creations with the Design n Craft printer. From birthday cards to Christmas cards, or even simple bookmarks. With the Design n Craft printer, you can import your own photos or create your own designs using the built in clip art and emojis. 

photo collage in a white frame

Home Décor 

Take your home décor creations to the next level with the Design n Craft printer. Print photos, patterns, emojis or unique creations at the touch of the button with the free Color Label Editor app and enhance your home décor pieces with an injection of colour. 

craft-table-setup

Bullet Journaling

Add full colour labels and photos to your bullet journals and scrapbooks to keep your memories alive and your organisation more visually appealing. Simply print your photos, images of your favourite bands, or emojis/clip art to give your journal that extra injection of colour.

photos on an exposed brick background

Photo Printing

The Design n Craft printer is also perfect for printing photos. From personal keep sakes to home décor pieces, simply import your photos from your camera roll or direct from social media accounts and print. You even have the option to add borders, text and emojis to give them a more personal touch. 

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