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BERNINA (and Schnauzer) Birthday Cake!

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We saw and posted this amazing cake on Facebook before we knew it was made for one of our BERNINA Ambassadors. How cool is that? Leslie Tucker Jenison – artist, writer, and workshop “fun”cilitator – shared the story of this wonderful birthday surprise with us.


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4 Favorite Needle Info Links

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Finding good information on sewing machine needles can be like, well, finding a needle in a haystack!


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How to Use the Adapter Set for Free-Arm Embroidery: FREE Video Tutorial

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Embroidering on onesies and children’s t-shirts can be a challenge, but a free-arm adapter makes it easy!


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Please Welcome the New Swiss Edition to the BERNINA Family!

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Striking in functionality and color, the BERNINA 530 Swiss Edition is here! The new addition to the BERNINA family offers optimum stitch control, automatic one-step buttonhole and a wide range of stitches.


WE LOVE YOU

Thank You for Helping Us Reach 100,000 Facebook Likes!

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We LOVE our fans! To celebrate reaching this milestone we have a little surprise for the first 100 readers to comment on this post. Click to find out more!


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Make It Yours: 7 Series Hover Feature

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This is the first in a series of tips I am sharing with you, proud new owners of BERNINA 7 Series sewing machines, as I discover new and exciting features on my new B 780.


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Sewing Safety Tip: Straight Pins

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We all search long and hard for just the perfect pins. We love them fiercely. Don’t risk damaging them with your sewing machine!


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How to Stitch a Drapery Hem

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The final step in making custom draperies is hemming each panel with a hem that finishes the edge but also adds weight to help the drapery hang well. A deep, double-turned blind hem is the answer.


Clean and Oil your sewing machine

How to Clean and Oil Your Sewing Machine: Free Video Tutorial

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Keep your sewing machine in tiptop condition – clean and oil it after every project. Here’s how.


Rocie Loves His New Healthy Habitat "Salad Bar"! #bernina #diy #iguana #hatitat #feeding station #pets #weallsew

Meet Rocie! He Loves His New “Healthy Hammock” Lizard-Friendly Salad Bar!

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Every iguana needs their own ergonomic feeding station, don’t they? Lois Szalinski designed this “Healthy Hammock” for her Rhinocerous Iguana, Rocie. What an awesome idea!