BERNINA 880 PLUS Anniversary Edition

Let your creativity shine

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BERNINA 880 PLUS Anniversary Edition

Let your creativity shine

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BERNINA 880 PLUS Anniversary Edition: Let your creativity shine!

Golden presents for you by purchasing a B 880 PLUS Anniversary Edition!

Let the beauty begin!
Enjoy maximum space

Enjoy maximum space

  • Handle large projects with ease
  • Comfortably create big quilts
  • Designed for the Jumbo Hoop
The extended freearm of the B 880 PLUS offers 12 inches of space to the right of the needle and five inches in height. Therefore you will enjoy a huge sewing and embroidery area.
A machine that is fast & quiet

A machine that is fast & quiet

  • Achieve perfect stitches fast & quietly
  • Sew longer with the Jumbo bobbin
  • Frontload the bobbin with new thread
The Jumbo Bobbin offers 70% more thread capacity and pops in and out with the touch of a finger. Sewing speeds up to 1,200 and embroidery speeds up to 1,000 stitches per minute.
Love the BERNINA innovations

Love the BERNINA innovations

  • Alterations of stitch details are remembered
  • Handle special materials with ease
  • Stitches are kept consistent for finest results
Total Stitch Control, the BERNINA Dual Feed and the BERNINA Stitch Regulator are features BERNINA developed to guarantee precise stitch quality and results.
Perfection is the new standard

Perfection is the new standard

  • Create endless embroidery designs
  • Achieve beautiful results any time
  • No manual trimming on the top side
Undo/redo lets you undo or redo steps while editing and group/ungroup makes it easy to combine designs to edit them all at the same time. Thanks to Total Stitch Control perfect results are standard.
Automatic features are yours!

Automatic features are yours!

  • Enjoy fully automatic threading
  • Threads are cut at the end of a seam
  • No manual lifting of the presser foot
The feed dog raises and lowers automatically for free-motion stitching when using the BERNINA Stitch Regulator, and for embroidery. The presser foot lowers at the start of a seam and lifts again at the end.
Shape your imagination

Shape your imagination

  • Duplicate embroidery designs with one click
  • Arrange the designs in your desired formation
  • Any formation is possible
The integrated Shape Designer offers you functions like duplicating and arranging designs in a circle, square or heart.
Easy design positioning

Easy design positioning

  • Perfect positioning of your design
  • No need to use the template anymore
  • Perfect results in short times

Use Pinpoint Placement for precise design positioning, even when the fabric is at an angle in the hoop.

Designing gets personal

Designing gets personal

  • Design & create your own stitches
  • Simply draw your ideas directly on the screen
  • Personalize your project with different font styles
Edit stitches and create your own. The creative possibilities are endless and you can continuously expand your stitch library. Choose of 12 different font styles.
Choose your favorite color

Choose your favorite color

  • Color your design easily
  • Select your personal color scheme
  • Embroider your project in beautiful colors
With the Color Wheel, designs can be changed easily and coordinated to your favorite color scheme before you start embroidering.

Personal advice at your Local BERNINA Store

Over 2,000 BERNINA Stores worldwide offer valuable services to all our customers. Your local BERNINA Store is there to proudly help you, with advice on machines and accessories that best suit your needs, selection of BERNINA Embroidery Software and also in servicing your BERNINA.

Features & Functions

  • Overview
  • General Features
  • Sewing & Quilting
  • Embroidery
BERNINA 880 PLUS Anniversary Edition

Note:
Not all models and accessories are available in all countries. We reserve the right to make changes in both features and design.

Hook system RL
Maximum sewing speed (stitches per minute) 1200
Sewing space to the right of the needle 300 mm
Color touch screen 7” / 18 cm
Maximum stitch width 9
Start/stop button (stitching without foot control)
Sewing tutorial
Embroidery tutorial

Note:
Not all models and accessories are available in all countries. We reserve the right to make changes in both features and design.

Hook system RL
Maximum sewing speed (stitches per minute) 1200
Sewing space to the right of the needle 300 mm
Color touch screen 7” / 18 cm
LED sewing lights 30 LED
Multi-function knobs
Maximum stitch width 9
Maximum stitch length 6
Needle positions 11
Sewing in each needle position
Number of spool holders 3
Automatic thread cutter
Adjustable presser foot pressure
Manual thread cutter 3
BERNINA Dual Feed (BDF)
Create and save stitch combinations
Maximum embroidery speed (stitches per minute) 1000
Fully-automatic needle threader
Memory (short-term/altered stitches)
Memory (long-term/altered stitches)
BSR enabled, straight stitch and zigzag (separate BSR foot required)
Start/stop button (stitching without foot control)
Slide speed control
Upper thread indicator
Lower thread indicator
USB interface for PC connection
USB interface for USB data stick 2
Changing stitch settings while sewing
BERNINA foot control with back-kick function
Needle stop up/down
Drag & Drop
Bobbin winding while sewing/embroidering
On-screen help
Sewing tutorial
Embroidery tutorial
Creative consultant
Personal program 4
History function (most-recently-used stitch patterns)
Setup program
Language selection
Alarm clock
Eco mode
BERNINA freearm slide-on table
Dust cover
Accessories box / bag
Machine weight 16 kg
Machine size 578 / 227 / 360 mm / 22.7″ / 8.9″ / 14.2″
Pattern start/end function
Elongation
Programmable Securing Function
Stitch Distortion
Stitch Designer
Pattern mirroring
360° directional sewing
Free Hand System (FHS)
Sideways motion feed
Number of stitch patterns (incl. alphabet) total 1764
Connecting stitches
Utility stitches total 38
Buttonholes (incl. eyelet) total 19
Automatic buttonhole length measuring system
Automatic buttonhole
Manual multi-step buttonhole
Button sew-on program
Darning programs 3
Heirloom stitch patterns
Decorative sideways motion stitches 109
Floral stitch patterns
Cross-stitch programs
Children/novelty stitch patterns
Sewing alphabets 11
Monograms (with sideways motion)
Reverse sewing
Maximum embroidery area 15.7" x 10.2" / 400x260 mm
Maximum embroidery speed (stitches per minute) 1000
Built-in embroidery designs 462
Embroidery alphabets 21
Embroidery design formats EXP, DST, PES, PEC, JEF, SEW, PCS, XXX
Onscreen editing of designs: positioning, mirroring, rotating, scaling, combining
Pinpoint Placement
Group/Ungroup
Color Wheel
Rearrange embroidery designs in combination
Invisible Secure
Smart Secure
Thread-up Command
Programmable jump stitch cutting
Thread Away Mode
Embroidery Consultant
Shape Designer
Midi hoop functionality (embroidery field: 265 x 165 mm)
Mega hoop functionality (embroidery field: 400 x 150 mm)
Maxi hoop functionality (embroidery field: 400 x 210 mm)
Jumbo hoop functionality (limited embroidery field: 400 x 210 mm)
Automatic hoop recognition
Freearm embroidery
Personal memory for embroidery designs
Standard embroidery hoops** 3 (o,m,s)
Lettering manipulation (WordArt)
Importing stitch patterns
Color resequence
Cut jump stitches
Sequence control
Basting
Endless embroidery
Position recall
BERNINA ArtLink embroidery software (downloadable from bernina.com)
BERNINA Embroidery Software Compatible
BERNINA PunchWork Tool compatible
BERNINA DesignWorks Software & Tool compatible
Mirroring, rotating, scaling

Accessories

Unleash your creativity with the included accessories and be prepared for any creative challenge with a huge variety of optional accessories

  • Included
  • Compatible
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Note:
Not all models and accessories are available in all countries. We reserve the right to make changes in both features and design.

Tutorials

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS the plus features

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to thread and get prepared for sewing

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to edit stitches and use the Distortion function

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to combine lettering and stitches

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to use the Stitch Designer function

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to sew buttonholes and sew on buttons

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to sew with the BERNINA Stitch Regulator

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to sew with the BERNINA Dual Feed (BDF)

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to get started with embroidery

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to use the Shape Designer function

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to use the Color Wheel function

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to do endless embroidery and how to embroider sewing stitches

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to clean and oil your sewing machine

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS first class sewing and embroidering

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS the plus features

    BERNINA 880 PLUS the plus features

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to thread and get prepared for sewing

    BERNINA 880 PLUS how to thread and get prepared for sewing

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to edit stitches and use the Distortion function

    BERNINA 880 PLUS how to edit stitches and use the Distortion function

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to combine lettering and stitches

    BERNINA 880 PLUS how to combine lettering and stitches

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to use the Stitch Designer function

    BERNINA 880 PLUS how to use the Stitch Designer function

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to sew buttonholes and sew on buttons

    BERNINA 880 PLUS how to sew buttonholes and sew on buttons

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to sew with the BERNINA Stitch Regulator

    BERNINA 880 PLUS how to sew with the BERNINA Stitch Regulator

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to sew with the BERNINA Dual Feed (BDF)

    BERNINA 880 PLUS how to sew with the BERNINA Dual Feed (BDF)

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to get started with embroidery

    BERNINA 880 PLUS how to get started with embroidery

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to use the Shape Designer function

    BERNINA 880 PLUS how to use the Shape Designer function

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to use the Color Wheel function

    BERNINA 880 PLUS how to use the Color Wheel function

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to do endless embroidery and how to embroider sewing stitches

    BERNINA 880 PLUS how to do endless embroidery and how to embroider sewing stitches

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS how to clean and oil your sewing machine

    BERNINA 880 PLUS how to clean and oil your sewing machine

  • BERNINA 880 PLUS first class sewing and embroidering

    BERNINA 880 PLUS first class sewing and embroidering

Support for your BERNINA 880 PLUS AE

To ensure that you enjoy your BERNINA for as long as possible, we recommend that you read the detailed operating instructions. Further support information and firmware updates can be found on the support page.

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Personal advice at your Local BERNINA Store

Over 2,000 BERNINA Stores worldwide offer valuable services to all our customers. Your local BERNINA Store is there to proudly help you, with advice on machines and accessories that best suit your needs, selection of BERNINA Embroidery Software and also in servicing your BERNINA.