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BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that BERNINA Main Street, a BERNINA Dealer in Dayton, Ohio, is hosting a Sewapalooza event with Kellie Rushing on Saturday, September 27 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Kellie will guide participants as they complete three projects that focus on quilting, embroidery, and BERNINA Embroidery   Software 7. The event will take place at the Dealer, located at 8390 N. Main St. The cost is $49 and includes all supplies, use of BERNINA machines and accessories, a Sewapalooza festival package, and lunch. To register, call (937)264-1872, stop by the store, or email [email protected]. Registration is also available by visiting BERNINA Main Street’s Facebook page at
BERNINA Embroidery Software 7 places a host of powerful design tools at the fingertips of sewists, including 3-D effects like StumpWork, Trapunto and PunchWork, as well as advanced monogramming and lettering, autodigitizing and full manual digitizing functionality to complement the hundreds of built-in and ready-to-stitch designs. BERNINA Embroidery Software 7 also includes the most requested enhancements BERNINA’s embroidery software: easy-to-select colors; an artistic view of pattern fills, borders and stamps; a shortcut to insert a design or artwork; the ability to switch from inches to metrics; and a choice of options for the mouse wheel.
BERNINA Educator Kellie Rushing began sewing at age 5 when her grandmother taught her how to hand-embroider. After marrying and becoming a stay-at-home mom, Kellie used her skill to start a home-based business making custom draperies. She fell in love with her first BERNINA in 1988 and BERNINA has been her passion ever since. Kellie has been a BERNINA Dealer, a freelance educator, and a BERNINA national tradeshow team member.
BERNINA Main Street is an authorized BERNINA Dealer providing top-quality service to area residents for over 30 years. The Dealer sells BERNINA sewing machines and software, and also provides a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels. BERNINA Main Street also services BERNINA machines and other sewing machine brands. For more information on the Dealer, please visit
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 and to find a dealer, visit or call (630)978-2500.