BERNINA DEALER ROLLS OUT RED CARPET FOR BERNINA INTERNATIONAL OWNER HANSPETER UELTSCHI ON NOVEMBER 5 IN HENDERSON, NEVADA

Mr. Ueltschi will autograph BERNINA sewing machines at Quiltique

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Hanspeter Ueltschi, fourth-generation owner of BERNINA International, will meet with guests and autograph BERNINA sewing machines at a special Red Carpet event hosted by BERNINA Dealer, Quiltique. The event will take place at 213 North Stephanie Street in Henderson, Nevada on Tuesday, November 5 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Mr. Ueltschi will kick-off the festivities and meet guests on the red carpet for photos. Quiltique will then unveil the latest BERNINA sewing machines, the BERNINA 880 and BERNINA 560 and have Mr. Ueltschi autograph the new machines. Attendees interested in having their BERNINA machines autographed, can bring them in for Mr. Ueltschi's signature.

In addition, the Dealer will provide discounts on all machines, software and accessories; have BERNINA-branded specialty items, and offer attendees the chance to win a bernette Chicago 7. Free raffle tickets will be given to those interested in the bernette Chicago giveaway. To obtain a raffle ticket, call Jennifer or Andrea at (702)563-8600, send an email reservation to andrea@quiltique.com or stop by the Dealer store. Attendees must be present to win. Refreshments and goodie bags will be provided.

Quiltique is an authorized BERNINA Dealer providing top-quality service and education to area residents. The Dealer sells BERNINA sewing machines and software, and also provides a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels. For more information visit the Dealer Web site at www.quiltique.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.