Picture: Frosty Fun Quilt

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Karen Montgomery, owner of The Quilt Company in Allison Park, Pennsylvania, created designs using the BERNINA 830 machine and Version 6 Embroidery Software

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that a quilt created by Karen Montgomery, owner of The Quilt Company, a BERNINA Dealer in Allison Park, Pa., is showcased on the cover of the Winter 2012 edition of Quilts and More magazine. Ms. Montgomery's "Frosty Fun" quilt features appliquéd snowballs and snowflakes that were created using BERNINA's 830 machine and its Version 6 Embroidery Software. The Winter 2012 edition of the magazine is now available on newsstands and at The Quilt Company.

The satin-stitch snowflake design used in the quilt is available for download at the All People Quilt Web site: http://www.allpeoplequilt.com/magazines/quiltsandmore/frosty-fun-download_1.html. Complete step-by-step instructions are provided in the print edition of Quilts and More magazine.

Published by the Meredith Corporation, Quilts and More is created with all levels of sewers in mind and provides simple ideas for quilting and sewing projects. The publication also provides web-exclusive versions of project ideas complete with full instructions on the All People Quilt Web site. Quilts and More magazine is printed quarterly.

Located at 3940 Middle Road in Allison Park, The Quilt Company is a BERNINA-exclusive dealer that provides top-quality service to area residents. The dealer offers the full line of BERNINA sewing machines, software and accessories, and also provides a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels. The Quilt Company has previously been included in Quilt Sampler Magazine as a Top Ten Quilt Shop. For more information on the dealer, please visit www.thequiltcompany.com

Founded in Switzerland more than 100 years ago, BERNINA is the world's premier manufacturer with a proven reputation for offering state-of-the-art sewing and embroidery systems, sergers and embroidery software. BERNINA's leadership is marked by an impressive number of industry leaders, influencers and artisans who chose to partner with the company. BERNINA products are sold in the United States through a network of approximately 450 fully trained independent dealerships. In 2008, the company introduced the revolutionary BERNINA 830, a machine designed to change the home sewing industry. To learn more, visit bernina.com or call (630)978-2500.