BERNINA DEALER BLAKEMAN VACUUM & SEWING TO HOST SEWAPALOOZA EVENTS FEATURING HEATHER LOFSTROM DECEMBER 3 – 5 IN CASPER WYOMING
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BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Blakeman Vacuum & Sewing, a BERNINA Dealer in Cheyenne, Wyo., will host a three-day Sewapalooza event from Thursday, December 3, through Saturday, December 5 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Ramada Plaza Riverside located at 300 West F Street in Casper. Participants will learn sewing, quilting and embroidery techniques and tricks from BERNINA educator Heather Lofstrom. Heather will lead attendees through four projects using the BERNINA 790. Each participant will make two mug rugs and will take home two projects. The cost is $99.95 and includes a gift bag valued at over $150. To register, call (307)234-4581 or stop by the store located at 3521 East Lincoln Way in Cheyenne.
The B 790 is a sewing and embroidery combo machine with a 7-inch high-resolution color touch screen and programmable foot control, and comes standard with the BERNINA Stitch Regulator (BSR), which ensures stitches of the exact same length when free-motion sewing. The B 790 is also equipped with the one-of-a-kind Stitch Designer, which allows users to draw their own stitches on the touch screen and in one click, convert them into a stitch pattern. Additionally, it features 554 stitches, including newly designed sideways motion stitches, 270 embroidery designs, and eight embroidery alphabets. The B 790 also comes with the embroidery module that accommodates the Maxi Hoop for a large embroidery area.
Heather Lofstrom is a BERNINA Ambassador, BERNINA event team member, and the owner of Heather’s Wild Rags, which creates hand-dyed silk scarves for men and women. Heather also created a few of her Urban Girl Scarves for the wives on the cable TV series Duck Dynasty.
Blakeman Vacuum & Sewing is an authorized BERNINA Dealer which provides top-quality service to area residents. The Dealer offers BERNINA sewing machines, software, and accessories, and also provides a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels. For more information, visit www.blakemansewvac.com.
Founded in Switzerland more than 100 years ago, BERNINA is the world’s premier manufacturer with a proven reputation for offering quality state-of-the-art sewing, quilting and embroidery machines, overlockers/sergers, and embroidery software. BERNINA’s leadership is marked by an impressive number of ambassadors, industry leaders, influencers and bloggers, who chose to partner with the company. BERNINA products are sold in the United States through a network of over 400 fully trained independent dealerships that also offer support and education. Select BERNINA and bernette machines, and BERNINA software can also be purchased through BERNINA’s eCommerce site, shop.bernina.com. BERNINA products are designed for beginning to advanced sewists and priced to meet a variety of budgets, with new products being introduced every year. You can follow BERNINA on Facebook: www.facebook.com/berninausa, Instagram: @BERNINAUSA, and Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/WeAllSew, and read BERNINA’s WeAllSew blog at www.weallsew.com. To learn more about BERNINA and to find a Store, visit www.bernina.com or call (630)978-2500.