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BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Quality Sewing & Vacuum, a BERNINA Dealer with stores in Ballard, Bellevue, Bellingham, Everett, Federal Way, Issaquah, Kirkland, Mount Vernon, Puyallup, Seattle, Silverdale, Tacoma, and Tukwila, Wash., will host Sewapalooza events on Wednesday, June 29 and Thursday, June 30 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The events will be held at the Tacoma store, located at 2917 South 38th Street.  Participants will learn sewing, quilting and embroidery techniques and tricks from Sandra Swick, a BERNINA event team member. Sandra will lead attendees through a quilted Weekend Clutch and billfold project using the BERNINA 790 (B 790). The cost is $129.00 per event and includes all supplies, lunch, a special gift valued at $50 and the use of BERNINA machines. Registration is required as seating is limited. To register, call (253)471-3899, stop by the store or go online to
The B 790 is a sewing and embroidery combo machine with a 7-inch high-resolution color touch screen, 10 inches to the right of the needles and comes standard with the BERNINA Stitch Regulator (BSR), which ensures stitches are 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. For more information visit
Quality Sewing & Vacuum 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
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, 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:, Instagram: @BERNINAUSA, and Pinterest:, and read BERNINA’s WeAllSew blog at To learn more about BERNINA and to find a Store, visit or call (630)978-2500.