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BERNINA TO EXHIBIT AT AMERICAN QUILTER’S SOCIETY QUILT WEEK MARCH 16-19 IN LANCASTER PENNSYLVANIA

Attendees will have the opportunity to experience a variety of BERNINA machines

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at the American Quilter’s Society QuiltWeek taking place at the Lancaster County Convention Center, located at 25 South Queen Street. BERNINA of America and BERNINA Dealer, Hinkletown Sewing, LLC will exhibit at booth #1244. The entire line of BERNINA machines, including the BERNINA 350 Special Edition Best Friend (B 350 SE Best Friend), BERNINA 880 (B 880), BERNINA 790 (B 790), BERNINA 770 QE (B 770 QE), BERNINA 740 (B 740), BERNINA E 16 (E 16), and both Longarm quilting machines, the BERNINA Q 20 (Q 20) and BERNINA Q 24 (Q 24) will be on display. For more information visit, www.quiltweek.com/locations/lancaster/.
 
BERNINA Event Team members Jeanne Delpit, Debbi Lashbrook and Michelle Kratzer will be available to answer any questions and give machine demonstrations, as well as trained professionals from Hinkletown Sewing. BERNINA Event Team member, Sue Nickels will teach classes using the B 770 QE.  
 
The B 350 SE Best Friend is not only equipped with a cute paw print faceplate, $30,000 from the sales of the machine will go to the Petfinder Foundation, which works to prevent the euthanasia of adoptable pets by assisting animal shelters and rescue groups across North America. In addition, BERNINA will support The Quilt Pattern Magazine’s (TQPM) Kennel Quilt Team to aid pets in shelters by hosting kennel quilt events at BERNINA Dealer locations. The B 350 SE Best Friend comes with eight full shank presser feet including the BERNINA Walking Foot #50 and the BERNINA Free-motion Quilting Foot #29, a slide-on extension table, and the BERNINA Free Hand System (FHS). It also offers 191 total stitch patterns, a maximum sewing speed of up to 900 stitches per minute, a stitch width of 5.5 mm, 18 utility stitches, 63 decorative stitches, and a high-precision buttonhole function with two programmed buttonhole styles. Additionally, it can store up to 30 stitches and has a bright LED sewing light. For more information, visit http://www.bernina.com/en-US/.
 
Hinkletown Sewing, LLC 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, call (717)354-0204.
 
About BERNINA
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, 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.