Mr. Ueltschi will meet guests, pose for photos and sign machines from 1 – 3 p.m.

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Hanspeter Ueltschi, fourth generation owner of BERNINA International, will visit BERNINA Dealer, Country Stitches on Monday, October 16 from 1p.m. until 3 p.m. at 2200 Coolidge Road #7 in East Lansing, Mich. Mr. Ueltschi will discuss the rich history and innovations of BERNINA International, meet guests, pose for photos and autograph machines. Additionally, guests will enjoy refreshments and special pricing on BERNINA machines, accessories and software. For more information, call (517)351-2416 or stop by the store.
“We are excited to host Mr. Ueltschi during his travels to the United States and hope the community will come into the store to give him a warm welcome,” said Brian Ladson, owner of Country Stitches. “Don’t forget to bring in your machines to have them autographed by the leader of BERNINA.”
Country Stitches 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.
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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.