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Event is for anyone, whether they own the software or not. Register by phone, or in-person.

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Mel’s Sewing & Fabric, a BERNINA Dealer in Orange County, Calif., will host a two-day BERNINA Embroidery Software 7 event with BERNINA educator and trainer Debbi Lashbrook on Tuesday, September 29 and Wednesday, September 30. Three workshops will be conducted at the Dealer, located at 1189 North Euclid Street in Anaheim. Event attendees will gain helpful tips and techniques for sewing and quilting projects.
Ms. Lashbrook will teach three different workshops:

  • Tuesday, September 29 from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. “Dazzling Dimensions in DesignWorks,”
  • lecture and demonstration. Cost is $15.00.
  • Tuesday, September 29 from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. “DesignWorks Deconstructed,” hands-on  session. Cost is $25.00.
  • Wednesday, September 30 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. “Discover BERNINA Top-of-the-Line  Machines,” session will feature the BERNINA 880 and BERNINA 790. Cost is $49.00 and includes lunch.
 To register, stop by Mel’s Sewing & Fabric Center, or call (714)774-3460.
BERNINA Embroidery Software 7 places a host of powerful design tools at the fingertips of sewists, including 3-D effects like StumpWork, Trapunto and PunchWork, as well as advanced monogramming and lettering, autodigitizing and full manual digitizing functionality to complement the hundreds of built-in and ready-to-stitch designs. Software 7 also sports an easy-to-use interface that features larger icons and icon grouping, and easy-to-change outline stitches and fill stitches.
Debbi Lashbrook is a BERNINA educator and trainer, and one of BERNINA’s Experts on its WeAllSew blog. Her blog posts include “Spirograph Quilt,” “Decorative Stitches à la CutWork” and “Audition Appliqué Fabrics in Your Embroidery Software.”
Mel’s Sewing & Fabric Center 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.melssewing.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 Dealer, visit www.bernina.com or call (630)978-2500.