BERNINA 480

BERNINA 480

Special Edition

  • Limited Quantities Available
  • Extra Gifts Worth $ 999
  • Three-sole Walking Foot with Seam Guide #50 Included
  • Matching Special Edition Large Suitcase

B 480 SE – Special gifts with a Special Edition

Included extras worth $ 999

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Beautifully designed

Beautifully designed

  • Exclusive peacock flourish faceplate
  • Flowing textures and paisley motifs
  • Inspired by fabric designer Ann Lauer

The face plate and service panel are designed in an exclusive flowing texture with metallic light amethyst purple background. The "Peacock Flourish" motif is printed with ombre effect in purples and blues.

Free Special Edition Suitcase

Free Special Edition Suitcase

  • Exclusive to the B 480 Special Edition
  • Optimal support with 3 inserts
  • 20 x 10,4 x 18,5 inches

The BERNINA Special Edition Large Suitcase is specifically built to safely and beautifully take your machine wherever you go. Loads of pockets both inside and out store plenty of accessories perfectly.

Walking foot #50 included

Walking foot #50 included

  • With three soles and seam guide
  • Perfect fabric feed and even stitches
  • For materials that are sticky or slippery

The Three-sole walking foot with seam guide #50 helps you working with challenging fabrics that tend to move and shift. The foot comes complete with three interchangeable soles, two seam guides and a screwdriver.

Automatic features save time

Automatic features save time

  • Automatic thread cutting
  • Press a button, thread is cut
  • Save time for the most creativity

Threads are cut automatically and the needle lifts leaving your hands free to keep on creating as easily and quickly as you like.

Easy to navigate touch screen

  • Modern color touch screen
  • Easy to use with simple navigation
  • On-screen support when needed

The on-screen, there-when-you-need-it, Sewing Consultant helps you find the right settings. Make suggested adjustments quickly with the multi-function knobs.

Hands free and in control

Hands free and in control

  • Hands-free sewing with the knee lifter
  • Your hands guide the fabric anytime
  • Raise/lower presser foot & feed dog together
The BERNINA Free Hand System lets you lift or lower the presser foot using only the knee lifter, keeping your hands free to guide your projects.
Big ideas need more space

Big ideas need more space

  • More room for all kinds of projects
  • Slide-on extension table included
  • Spacious and hassle free

The extended freearm offers 7 inches right of the needle and allows plenty of room for projects, quilts and all kinds of creativity.

Adjustable Presser Foot Pressure

Adjustable Presser Foot Pressure

  • Thin fabrics? Increase pressure
  • Thick materials? Reduce pressure
  • Sew a variety of materials with ease

The basic setting can be individually adjusted, ensuring the ideal pressure is always used for whatever fabrics and materials you choose.

Perfect stitches perfectly easy

Perfect stitches perfectly easy

  • Sew perfect stitches with 9 mm width
  • Jumbo bobbin means fewer stops
  • Convenient, front-load bobbin

The BERNINA Hook keeps the stitches consistent and precise, and fast too, sewing at a maximum speed of 900 stitches per minute.

Try the limited BERNINA 480 Special Edition yourself

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Features & Functions

  • Overview
  • General Features
  • Sewing & Quilting
  • Stiches
BERNINA 480 SE

Note:
Not all models and accessories are available in all countries. We reserve the right to make changes in both features and design.

Hook system BERNINA Hook
Maximum sewing speed (stitches per minute) 900
Sewing space to the right of the needle 7” / 177,7 mm
Color touch screen 4.3” / 10 cm
Maximum stitch width in mm 9
Automatic thread cutter
Free Hand System (FHS)
Number of stitch patterns (incl. alphabet) total 994
Quilting stitches total 27

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Note:
Not all models and accessories are available in all countries. We reserve the right to make changes in both features and design.

Hook system BERNINA Hook
Maximum sewing speed (stitches per minute) 900
Sewing space to the right of the needle 7” / 177,7 mm
Color touch screen 4.3” / 10 cm
LED sewing lights 8 LED
Multi-function knobs
Maximum stitch width in mm 9
Maximum stitch length 6
Needle positions 11
Sewing in each needle position
Number of spool holders 2
Semi-automatic needle threader
Automatic thread cutter
Adjustable presser foot pressure
Manual thread cutter 4
Adaptive Thread Tension
Create and save stitch combinations
Memory (short-term/altered stitches)
Memory (long-term/altered stitches)

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BSR enabled, straight stitch and zigzag (separate BSR foot required)
Start/stop button (stitching without foot control)
Slide speed control
USB interface for PC connection
Changing stitch settings while sewing
BERNINA foot control with back-kick function
Needle stop up/down
Drag & Drop
Bobbin winding while sewing/embroidering
On-screen help
Sewing tutorial
Creative consultant
Setup program
BERNINA freearm slide-on table
Dust cover
Magnetic Accessory box
Machine weight 9.5 kg
Machine size 423 / 200 / 328 mm 16.6" / 7.9" / 12.9"
Pattern start/end function
Elongation
Automatic securing function
Pattern repeat (up to 9)
Free Hand System (FHS)
Number of stitch patterns (incl. alphabet) total 994
Utility stitches total 29
Buttonholes (incl. eyelet) total 11
Automatic buttonhole length measuring system

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Automatic buttonhole
Manual multi-step buttonhole
Button sew-on program
Darning programs 2
Decorative stitches total 250
Quilting stitches total 27
Cross-stitch programs 21
Sewing alphabets 5
Reverse sewing
  • Practical stitches

  • Buttonholes

  • Decorative stitches

  • Quilt stitches

Tutorials

  • Threading and getting started sewing with the B 480

  • Touch screen and functions of the B 480

  • Patchwork and quilting with the B 480

  • Sewing buttonholes with the B 480

  • Sewing decorative stitches and letters with the B 480

  • Changing and saving stitches with the B 480

  • Cleaning and oiling the B 480

  • Threading and getting started sewing with the B 480

    Threading and getting started sewing with the B 480

  • Touch screen and functions of the B 480

    Touch screen and functions of the B 480

  • Patchwork and quilting with the B 480

    Patchwork and quilting with the B 480

  • Sewing buttonholes with the B 480

    Sewing buttonholes with the B 480

  • Sewing decorative stitches and letters with the B 480

    Sewing decorative stitches and letters with the B 480

  • Changing and saving stitches with the B 480

    Changing and saving stitches with the B 480

  • Cleaning and oiling the B 480

    Cleaning and oiling the B 480

Support for your BERNINA 480 SE

To ensure that you enjoy your BERNINA for as long as possible, we recommend that you read the detailed operating instructions. Further support information and firmware updates can be found on the support page.

Download manual Support page BERNINA 480

Discover the limited BERNINA 480 Special Edition

Your local dealer will be happy to assist you and to answer all your questions.