BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce Sew Special Quilts, a BERNINA Dealer in San Antonio, Texas will host Sewapalooza events on Friday, January 27th and Saturday, January 28th at the Dealer located at 5139 N. Loop 1604 West, Ste. 110. Participants will learn sewing, quilting and embroidery techniques and tricks from BERNINA event team member Tari Intardonato. Tari will lead attendees through a weekend clutch project using the BERNINA 790 (B 790). The cost is $75 for each day and includes the project kit and lunch. Registration is required as seating is limited. To register, call (210)698-6076 or stop by the store.
The B 790 is a sewing and embroidery combo machine with a 7-inch high-resolution color touch screen and programmable foot control, and comes standard with the BERNINA Stitch Regulator (BSR), which ensures stitches of 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 www.bernina.com/7series.
BERNINA event team member Tari Intardonato learned to sew in her early teens and has been sewing ever since. The BERNINA brand has always been a part her life. Both her grandmothers sewed on BERNINA machines. Tari earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Vocational Home Economics and taught high school home economics in Oklahoma, married, and moved to the Dallas-Ft. Worth, Texas area. She worked for several years for BERNINA Sewing Center in Dallas and Plano, Texas, where she sold BERNINA products and taught classes in sewing techniques and operation of BERNINA machines. She later managed a BERNINA Sewing Center and continued to teach classes in the BERNINA line, as well as sewing projects.
Sew Special Quilts 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, go to http://www.sewspecialsa.com/.
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/sergers, 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: 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 Dealer, visit www.bernina.com or call (630)978-2500.