Linda Z’s to exhibit full line of BERNINA machines and offer a free drawing for lunch with quilting artist Kaye England

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Linda Z’s, a BERNINA Dealer in Arlington Heights, Ill., will showcase BERNINA’s forthcoming 16-needle embroidery machine and the full line of BERNINA machines at the Original Sewing & Quilt Expo (OSQE). The Dealer will also offer a free drawing to win one of five seats for lunch with quilting artist Kaye England on November 6. OSQE will take place Thursday, March 27 through Saturday, March 29 at the Schaumburg Convention Center, 1551 N. Thoreau Drive in Schaumburg, Ill. Linda Z’s will exhibit in booth #507.

BERNINA Educator Elva Mungai will demonstrate the BERNINA E 16, its 16-needle embroidery machine. The full line of BERNINA machines and software will also be showcased, including the new top-of-the-line BERNINA 880 (B 880), the BERNINA 560 (B 560), the BERNINA 350 Special Edition (B 350 SE), the bernette Chicago and BERNINA Embroidery Software 7.

Kaye England will return to Linda Z’s for her annual quilt retreat November 7 – 8. She designs fabrics for Wilmington Prints and travels the world conducting lectures and workshops showcasing her fabrics, patterns and quilts. She can also be seen on HGTV’s “Simply Quilts,” has written 13 books, and has produced three feature-length instructional DVDs:  “Smart Piecing Techniques,” “Plates-A-Plenty” and “More.”  For more information on Ms. England, please visit

Linda Z’s is a certified BERNINA Dealer that has been providing top-quality service to area residents for over 40 years. 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 consumers of all skill levels. For more information on Linda Z’s, please call (847)394-4590 or 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.