BERNINA DEALER TO HOST TWO-DAY RETREAT WITH POPULAR QUILTING INSTRUCTOR KAYE ENGLAND NOVEMBER 22 – 23 IN ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, ILLINOIS

Linda Z’s is now accepting registrations in person or by phone

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., is hosting a hands-on quilting retreat with popular quilting instructor Kaye England from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 22 and Saturday, November 23. Ms. England will present step-by-step instructions for the Swirling Snowflakes Quilt from her new book, "Christmas with Kaye." The retreat will take place at the Dealer, 1216 E. Central Road. The cost for the retreat is $299 and includes box lunches, snacks, beverages and use of Linda Z's machines. Registration is available in person or by calling (847)394-4590.

Ms. England 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 Kaye England, please visit www.kayeengland.com.

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 visit www.lindazs.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.bernina.com or call (630)978-2500.