As the Authorized Bernina Dealer in South Central Alaska, we carry the latest models and accessories to make your sewing experience the best that it can be. Bernina products are engineered for quality and performance and Seams Like Home Quilt Shoppe is committed to excellence and providing the best support possible. From the entry level 3 Series to the most advanced 8 Series, it is our pleasure to find the machine that best fits your needs.
DesignWorks SuiteBERNINA DesignWorks is a software suite consisting of three modules that can be applied independently of each other. BERNINA DesignWorks supports the personalized creative construction of patterns and forms as well as the editing of completed motifs and designs on your PC. The DesignWorks family includes the modules CutWork, PaintWork, and CrystalWork.
You are already a CutWork 1 owner and want to enjoy the new DesignWorks software modules? Or is the concept new to you and you would like an overview of all the requirements? With a clear diagram, we will help you find your favorite DesignWorks module. You can find out here how to proceed and what is required.
Embroidery software can help inspire to make your creativity a reality.
We carry embroidery software that is compatible with all Bernina models of embroidery machines. You can download designs from the Internet, create your own, or modify existing designs. Come in and we’ll show you how easy it is to embroider!
BERNINA Embroidery Software V6.0
Bernina Product Line
We are very proud to have the opportunity to sell Bernina sewing machines. We believe that they are truly the best sewing machines on the market. Bernina strives for excellence in the sewing machine industry and is the last family-owned sewing machine manufacturer in the world. They stand behind the Bernina name and the excellent products that they build.
Nothing sews like a Bernina Sewing System! We carry a full line of Bernina sewing machines and accessories. We also offer a wonderful set of MyBernina education classes free to those who buy their machines from us. Call us (907-677-8790) to find out more about our Added-Value Package when purchasing your bermina sewing machine from us. Below is a brief overview of some of the Bermina product line. Click on the Bernina banner to be taken directly to Bernina's website where you will find more information.
I would like to personally thank you for purchasing your Bernina sewing machine from Seams Like Home Quilt Shoppe. We became authorized dealers in July 2004. Since that time, we have been training extensively on the machines to be able to serve your needs.
Top of the Line Bernina Sewing & Embroidery Machines:
Enter the world of endless creativity
Fully Automatic Features
Imagine a machine that automatically responds to your needs. The presser foot automatically lowers at the start of a seam and lifts again at the end. The B 880 will even cut the thread for you at the end of a seam or color change in embroidery. The feed dog raises and lowers automatically for free-motion stitching and embroidery. And of course, fully automatic threading is yours at the touch of a button.
NEW! BERNINA 7 SERIES
You won't want to miss out on this new line of machines. These machines are so easy to operate and maintain that you can focus less on the machine and more on creating!
B 780 E
The BERNINA 780 offers many features to make sewing easier. Inventions such as the semi-automatic threading system, the BERNINA Stitch Regulator (BSR), the BERNINA Dual Feed, and the embroidery system, are proof of this superior quality
B 750 QE or 750QEE
The BERNINA 750 QE provides an exclusive level of stitch control. Whether altering the stitch length, stitch width, or needle position - or even creating combinations - the machine will remember the stitch details for you. And the Bernina Stitch Regulator as a standard accessory you'll be able to quilt your projects with ease.
MSRP: $5799 OR $7799 (750 QE with embroidery)
Mid-Range Bernina Sewing & Embroidery Machines:
The Bernina 5 Series
Enter the world of BERNINA embroidery with the BERNINA 580 E.
The new B 580 E will wow you with its simple, yet classic design, combined with superior function to set new standards. The B 580 E combination sewing/embroidery machine is compatible with the BERNINA Stitch Regulator, BERNINA Embroidery Software V6 and the CutWork Accessory and Software.
A multi-talented all-rounder for sewing, embroidery, and quilting
Large range of stitches, embroidery designs, and functions
Whatever you want to sew or embellish, the BERNINA 560 has a varied range of stitches on offer. With a total of 676 stitches, of which 160 are embroidery stitches, you have a generous selection from which to choose. All stitches can be sewn with a stitch width of up to 9 mm, which is very practical in particular for decorations. In addition, it offers 5 alphabets that can be sewn as well as embroidered. The 70 embroidery patterns can be retrieved in a separate embroidery mode and adjusted using the touchscreen: turning, rotating, mirroring, sizing and other changes are achieved quickly thanks to the intuitive ease of use. Your individually adjusted stitches and embroidery designs are easily and permanently saved using the memory function.
MSRP: $3399 OR $4599 (560 with Embroidery)
The machine for the established hobbyist with a passion for quilting.
The standard package of this machine includes both the Walking Foot and the BERNINA Stitch Regulator, making it the perfect match for you as a quilter. The extensive range of available BERNINA accessories offers you the choice of expanding your creative options. Experience other sewing specialties such as heirloom, home decorating, crafting and garment sewing with the B 550 QE.
A machine for the established hobbyist.
If you enjoy your sewing hobby, want a full size machine and don’t embroider, the B 530 is a great fit for you. With your choice of BERNINA accessories, the B 530 will take you from crafting to home decorating to quilting with ease. And the B 530 is compatible with the BERNINA Stitch Regulator.
Entry Level Bernina Sewing & Embroidery Machines:
The Bernina 3 Series
At the top of the 3 Series line, the BERNINA 380 truly shines with its unique look and countless features.
Superior design and features in a quilter's package.
Quality and precision in a well-designed package.
Other Bernina Models
An exciting introduction to sewing!
Customize Your new BERNINA 215 with Exclusive BERNINA DesignSkins®
BERNINA DesignSkins® are precision-cut vinyl stickers that are easily applied to your BERNINA 215, allowing you to sync your machine with your style. Simply visit the website to upload your own image or choose an existing design from our online gallery and just a few days your custom DesignSkin will be at your door!
Create your own skin for the new BERNINA 215.
MSRP: $ 999
A convenient mechanical machine, priced affordably.
This gem of a sewing machine has the BERNINA features and easy convenience beginners love . . .at a very affordable price. Ideal for sewing quilts, crafts and garments, the machine offers 16 practical and decorative stitches plus an easy-to-sew buttonhole. And every stitch is perfectly balanced and evenly placed right where you want it.
As for convenience, it's built right in. Stitch selection is fast and easy. And the machine tells you which presser foot, stitch length and width, and needle position you'll need for the best result. There's also a handy thread cutter, a bobbin winder you can't overfill, and a host of other features that make sewing simple and fun.
Bernette Sewing Machines
The combo sewing and embroidery machine
Thanks to its conveniently arranged one-touch buttons, the bernette Chicago is easy to use, making sewing and embroidery a breeze. Sewists will be quick to appreciate the versatility of this sewing and embroidery machine, whether using the bernette Chicago for simple alterations, personalization, embellishments or sewing large projects. The bernette Chicago offers a wealth of options for giving creative expression to your ideas: over 150 decorative stitches, 20 quilting stitches, two alphabets, a maximum stitch width of 7 mm, as well as 100 built-in embroidery designs. The features of the bernette Chicago are guaranteed to set your creative pulse racing. And thanks to the automatic one-step buttonhole and a simple threading system, all sewing projects can be accomplished quickly and easily.
The cool retro look of the bernette 46 is reminiscent of early sewing machines.
Stand Alone Embroidery Module
Embroidering can be that easy!
Bernina Serging Systems
- Set the over-edge thread length - at the twist of a knob.
- A serger with a chainstitch, four coverstitches and four combination stitches (chainstitch/overlock stitch).
- The hard-wearing safety seam (combination stitch) is ideal for reliably joining firm woven fabrics, such as jeans.
- The 3- and 4-thread coverstitch gives you an especially durable, flat stitch in highly elastic fabrics.
- The BERNINA lay-in system lets you thread quickly and directly - and it's also simple to thread the lower looper, thanks to the automatic lower-looper threading system.
- Easy, ergonomic operation: With the aid of the vision panel and the red position indicators, you'll find the ideal position of the needles and lower looper for threading straightaway.
A serger that's truly simple to thread. With a wide variety of stitches, this solid performer is about keeping serging fun . . . right down to the last detail.
But it's not just technical refinements that make these world-class sergers. Their creative potential, fast sewing speeds and versatility are all things to be proud of.
A simple, easy and affordable serger . . . with room to grow.In just one pass, you can cut, sew and finish edges on everything from fine silks and satin to denim, fleece and stretchy fabrics with the greatest of ease. And, although the 800DL is an entry level machine, you can sew like a pro with versatile features that make serging fast and simple.