In celebration of the store expansion, one Grand prize winner will receive a BERNINA 330

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Paul Ashworth, President of BERNINA of America, will visit BERNINA Dealer, The BERNINA Connection on Saturday, December 16 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at 4219 East Indian School Road, #103 in Phoenix. In celebration of the stores expansion, Mr. Ashworth will take the lead in the official ribbon cutting ceremony taking place at 10 a.m. Attendees will have the opportunity to win a BERNINA 330 (B 330) through a raffle, a chance to enjoy demonstrations by a host of local designers and enjoy refreshments and special drawings throughout the day. The first 200 people will receive a celebratory imprinted bag full of an array of goodies. The Grand Prize winner will be chosen at the end of the day and the winner does not have to be present to win. Additionally, event-goers will enjoy special pricing on BERNINA machines, accessories and software. For more information, call (602)553-8350 or stop by the store.
“We are thrilled to have the opportunity to host Mr. Ashworth and his wife Hope while they’re in the Phoenix area,” said Diane Ebner and Val Sparks, owners of The BERNINA Connection. “We hope the community will give them a warm welcome and will enjoy the festivities taking place at our newly expanded store during their visit.” 
The B 330 is an entry-level sewing machine that offers a broad variety of stitches, a generous long-term memory with 30 free locations for stitch creations, a built-in needle threader, LED sewing light, and an automatic buttonhole function. For more information, visit
The BERNINA Connection 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 online. 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 Dealer, visit or call (630)978-2500.