BERNINA DEALER COTTONWOOD TO EXHIBIT AT THE ORIGINAL SEWING & QUILT EXPO IN FREDERICKSBURG VA

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 Cottonwood, a BERNINA Dealer in Charlottesville, Va., will be exhibiting at the upcoming Original Sewing & Quilt Expo (OSQE) taking place Sept. 29-Oct. 1 at the Fredericksburg Expo Center located at 2371 Carl D. Silver Parkway in Fredericksburg. At the Cottonwood booth, #714, attendees will have a chance to experience the entire line of BERNINA machines, including the BERNINA Q 20 (Q 20) and BERNINA Q 24 (Q 24). BERNINA Event Team member, Michelle Kratzer will conduct machine demonstrations and be available to answer questions about machine features and functionality. For more information about Cottonwood, call (434)244-9975 or visit www.cottonwoodquiltshop.com. For more information about OSQE, visit http://www.sewingexpo.com/Events/Fredericksburg,VA.aspx.
 
The Q 20 Longarm quilting machine was designed, engineered and hand crafted in Switzerland. It offers 20 inches of throat space to finish large quilts comfortably, and features an exclusive tension control system, a built-in needle threader, and a sewing speed of up to 2,200 stitches per minute. The Q 20 also has two BERNINA Longarm Stitch Regulators to help provide uniform and even stitches. Additionally, it has a one-of-a-kind electronically controlled tension system and the home industry’s only presser foot tension release. For more information about the Q 20 table or frame model visit www.bernina.com/longarm.
 
The Q 24 is BERNINA’s first Longarm quilting machine. Equipped with a throat space 24 inches wide and 11 inches high, it offers generous depth and height to better manage larger quilts. The machine also comes standard with a number of innovative features, including a one-of-kind electronically controlled tension system and the home industry’s only presser foot tension release. Additionally, an intuitive color touchscreen interface, programmable handles, and a unique threading path with an integrated bobbin winder ensure that operations stay trouble-free. For more information, visit www.bernina.com/longarm.
 
Cottonwood 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 http://www.cottonwoodquiltshop.com.
 
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.