Midwest Sewing Center will showcase the BERNINA 880, 7, 5 and 3 Series machines

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Midwest Sewing Center, a BERNINA Dealer in Wichita, Kan., will exhibit at the Machine Quilters Showcase on Wednesday, April 2 until Saturday, April 5 at the Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center located at  225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, Kan. The Dealer will showcase the BERNINA 880, 7 Series, 5 Series and 3 Series machines at three booths:  418, 419 and 421.  BERNINA Educator Nina McVeigh will also teach classes using the BERNINA 750.  To sign up for classes visit the Machine Quilters Web site at  BERNINA will supply all classroom sewing machines and will sell all BERNINA 560 and BERNINA 750 machines at the end of the Expo at special Expo prices.  Admission is $10 per day or $25 for a multi-day pass.

The BERNINA 880 is the newest of BERNINA’s 8 Series machines, which feature an extensive range of functions and accessories, plus variable settings and combination options.  The speed of the 8 Series assists the user’s productivity while other professional features, such as the BERNINA Stitch Regulator and extensive memory functions for original stitch creations and combinations, ensure consistent results.  Additionally, the 8 Series provides an extensive repertoire of decorative, utility and quilting stitches that can be varied, combined and stored in a myriad of ways, and an intuitive touch screen operation.
The 7 Series sewing, quilting and embroidery machines, features the BERNINA 780, the BERNINA 750 QE (Quilter’s Edition), and the BERNINA 710.  Each 7 Series machine includes an extended freearm area with 10 inches of space to the right of the needle and a practical extension table with ample space to hold larger sewing projects.  The 7 Series is also equipped with a color touchscreen and the integrated BERNINA Dual Feed, which tames hard-to-manage and fine fabrics. 

The BERNINA 560 features a five-inch high-resolution color touch screen to navigate its wide range of features and functions.  It features a simple yet classic design that sewists will appreciate, along with 476 total stitch patterns, an automatic thread cutter and a stitch width up to 9 mm.  The B 560 also offers an optional embroidery module and is compatible with BERNINA’s cutting edge software, DesignWorks.  BERNINA’s 3 Series line of machines are ideal for beginner and more experienced sewists.  BERNINA machines are available at BERNINA Dealers, nationwide.

Midwest Sewing Center is an authorized BERNINA Dealer providing top-quality service to area residents since 1955.  The Dealer offers a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels.  Midwest Sewing Center services all the products it sells as well as most brands of sewing machines and vacuums.  For more information about Midwest Sewing Center 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.