Bernina Academy

Learn how to successfully sew on challenging fabrics such as knit, Minkee, chiffon, cork and more! Learn seam and hem finishes to "sew like a pro" on various fabrics. Discover ways to make sewing easier by using proper feet, stitches and features on … [Read more...]

One Time Sale on Bernina 560 and 560E

Since its inception some five years ago, the Bernina 560 has become one of our best selling machines. This mid-level machine was the first in its class to offer the auto thread cutter and the first to … [Read more...]

Ruffler Attachment

Ruffler #86 specializes in the simple gathering and pleating of fabrics. Thanks to its variable setting options, both pleat depth and frequency of gather can be varied. This means that Ruffler #86 can set a pleat with every stitch, every 6th … [Read more...]

Using Applique Foot #23

When it comes to appliquéing with a narrow satin-stitch (up to 2 mm), Appliqué foot # 23 is the expert: its sophisticated design allows the fabric to feed easily over the stitches, even in the case of very dense rows of stitching. A cutout on the … [Read more...]

Couched in Glory

A simple way to add color and texture to the surface of fabrics, couching started as a hand sewing technique that stitches cord and fibers to fabric. Adapted to machine sewing, it is one of the most versatile embellishment methods available … [Read more...]