Picture: NEW 7 SERIES LINE AT QUILT EXPO IN MADISON, WISCONSIN

Press Releases

2012

BERNINA DEALER TO SHOWCASE NEW 7 SERIES LINE AT QUILT EXPO IN MADISON, WISCONSIN

M&R Sewing and Vacuum will exhibit the state-of-the-art BERNINA 780 E Thursday, September 6 – Saturday, September 8

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that M&R Sewing and Vacuum, a BERNINA Dealer in Madison, Wis., will exhibit and showcase its state-of-the-art B 780 E (Embroidery) machine at the Quilt Expo in Madison.  The B 780 E is a part of BERNINA’s new 7 Series line, which will be available at U.S. BERNINA Dealerships in October.  The Quilt Expo is being held at the Alliant Energy Center, 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, from Thursday, September 6 to Saturday, September 8.

The 7 Series consists of three machines:  the BERNINA 710, the BERNINA 750 QE (Quilter’s Edition), and the BERNINA 780 E.  These machines feature the world’s first, patent-pending BERNINA 9 Hook (B 9 Hook), which uniquely combines the advantages of the two best hook technologies, the rotary and CB hook, enabling higher sewing and embroidery speeds, up to 9 mm stitch width and 80 percent more bobbin capacity than our standard bobbins.  The 7 Series also 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 Quilt Expo features 85,000 square feet of vendors and a variety of learning opportunities, such as lectures, stage presentations, hands-on and sit-and-sew workshops, and a 10-category quilt contest.  For more information about the Quilt Expo, including show hours and admission prices, please visit www.wiquiltexpo.com.

M&R Sewing and Vacuum, located inside the Wellington Square Shopping Center, 6115 Odana Road, Madison, is a certified BERNINA dealer.  M&R Sewing and Vacuum offers the full line of BERNINA sewing machines, software and accessories, and also provides a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes.  For more information on M&R Sewing and Vacuum, please visit www.mrsewing.net.
 
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 bernina.com or call (630)978-2500.