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2012

BERNINA TO PROVIDE STATE-OF-THE-ART SEWING MACHINES FOR CLASSES AT INTERNATIONAL QUILT FESTIVAL IN CINCINNATI

Kramer’s Sew & Vac to exhibit and showcase the BERNINA 550 QE

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that its machines will be used in several hands-on classes at the 2012 International Quilt Festival in Cincinnati, Ohio. Classes will begin Thursday, April 12 at 9 a.m. Eastern at the Duke Energy Convention Center, located at 525 Elm Street in Cincinnati, Ohio. The festival will also feature over 150 vendors and several quilt exhibits beginning Friday, April 13 through Sunday, April 15. Additionally, Kramer’s Sew & Vac, a BERNINA dealer located in Cincinnati, Ohio, will showcase state-of-the-art BERNINA sewing machines, notions, tools and software at booth 832, including the B 550 Quilter’s Edition (QE).

Instructors from around the country will lead 68 beginner to advanced-level quilting classes on topics that will include: appliqué, decorating, design, doll making, embellishment, mixed-media, piecing, wearables and embroidery. Attendees can register on-site for classes beginning Wednesday, April 11 at 3 p.m. Additionally, International Quilt Association members and those registered for classes at the festival can enjoy the “Preview Night” event on Thursday, April 12 from 5-9 p.m., which will feature a sneak-peak of special exhibits and shopping at the vendor mall. For more information about the International Quilt Festival in Cincinnati, including show hours and admission prices, please visit www.quilts.com/home/shows/viewer.php?page=SpringFestival.

Located at 9907 Montgomery Road, Kramer’s Sew & Vac has been providing top-quality service to the Cincinnati-area for over 60 years. Kramer’s is an authorized dealer of BERNINA sewing machines and accessories, and offers a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels. For more information on Kramer’s Sew & Vac, please visit www.kramersews.com.

About BERNINA
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 www.berninausa.com or call (630)978-2500.