BERNINA: made to create

Artistic Artifacts, Authorized BERNINA dealer

Judy Gula of Artistic Artifacts has been sewing on BERNINAs for years, and is delighted to be an authorized BERNINA dealer! Visit us at 4750 Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, VA or email us to learn more about purchasing a new machine and our other offerings:

Join us for our BERNINA Club meeting, which takes place monthly on the 3rd Saturday. You can see and experiment with the featured Foot of the Month, enjoy Show & Tell sewing projects and more. Contact us to RSVP or if you have questions.

Supporting Creativity for 125 Years!

For 125 years, BERNINA has been passionate about creating and developing sewing, embroidery and quilting machines for creative people everywhere, and in 2018, to commemorate its anniversary year, has chosen “Celebrating your Creativity” as its motto. There will be lots of golden opportunities to get involved, so come and celebrate with us!

BERNINA Super Saturday: October 13!

One Day Only, October 13, 2018: 0% Interest for 72 Months!

Finance Special:

One day only! On Saturday, October 13, 2018, enjoy 0% interest* on all new BERNINA purchases of $5,000 or more made with your BERNINA Credit Card. 72 Monthly Payments Required. Book your shopping apppointment now!

*Offer applies only to a single-receipt qualifying purchase. No interest will be charged on promo purchase and equal monthly payments are required equal to initial promo purchase amount divided equally by the number of months in the promo period until promo is paid in full. The equal monthly payment will be rounded to the next highest whole dollar and may be higher than the minimum monthly payment that would be required if the purchase was a non-promotional purchase. Regular account terms apply to non-promotional purchases. For new accounts: Purchase APR is 29.99%; Minimum Interest Charge is $2. Existing cardholders should see their credit card agreement for their applicable terms. Subject to credit approval. See Store for details. Participating Dealers Only.

B770 QE Bundle Offer

In addition to the 0% Interest financing offer, Super Saturday debuts the B 770 QE Anniversary Edition and its free gift with purchase† offer! A golden machine designed for quilters, the BERNINA 770 QE Anniversary Edition offers a wealth of features that make sewing and quilting easierThis Anniversary Edition Bundle is valued at more than $2,300 and contains:

  • 125th Anniversary X-Large Machine Suitcase
  • 125th Anniversary Accessory Bag
  • Golden Adjustable Ruler Foot #72 in Commemorative Tin
  • Exclusive Golden Scissor Set with Rotary Cutter
  • 125th Anniversary Quilt Kit featuring Amanda Murphy’s Jubilee Fabric Collection
  • 125th Anniversary Rulerwork Ruler Set (set of 3 rulers)
  • Instant Savings off Future Purchases, up to $1,049 in Savings

†BERNINA (B) 770 Quilter’s Edition (QE) Anniversary Edition (AE) Gift With Purchase (GWP) available to retail purchaser of a new B 770 QE AE sewing machine. B 770 QE AE GWP includes each of the following: One (1) BERNINA 125th Anniversary X-Large Machine Suitcase, MSRP $399; One (1) BERNINA 125th Anniversary Accessory Bag, MSRP $149; One (1) Golden Adjustable Ruler Foot #72 in Commemorative Tin, MSRP $199; One (1) Exclusive Golden Scissor Set with Rotary Cutter, MSRP $299; One (1) 125th Anniversary Quilt Kit featuring Amanda Murphy’s Jubilee Fabric Collection, MSRP $139; One (1) 125th Anniversary Rulerwork Ruler Set (set of 3 rulers), MSRP $75; and One (1) Instant Savings Voucher worth up to $1,049 on future purchases (Coupon expires March 31, 2019). Offer cannot be transferred or redeemed for cash. Total B 770 QE AE GWP value: $2,309. Offer may not be combined with any other BERNINA promotional offers, rebates, coupons or discounts. Cannot be replaced with any other offer. Not valid on previoius purchases. Taxes are not included in the total purchase calculation. Offer available at participating BERNINA Stores only. Subject to availability. Available while supplies last. Some exclusions may apply. Offer expires January 31, 2019. 50 US/DC, 18+. Void where prohibited by law.

BERNINA Presser Feet and Accessories

BERNINA offers you a wide selection of accessories — wide range of presser feet and specialty BERNINA accessories for sewing, quilting, embroidering and serging — that give free rein to your creativity. BERNINA has a suitable presser foot for every application, manufactured for precision and stability and easy to change.

25% Off BERNINA Cordonnet foot #11

Save 25% off BERNINA Cordonnet foot #11 during October 2018!

Throughout the month of October**, save 25% on the BERNINA Cordonnet foot #11. This foot is ideally suited for topstitching and decorative work with cordonnet thread or other thicker topstitching threads and can be used on a large number of BERNINA sewing machines — from the entry-level model up to the BERNINA 8 Series. The 2-mm-deep groove under its sole allows Cordonnet foot #11 to glide smoothly even over thicker threads, as well as ensuring even fabric feed at all times. It also enables smooth, precise sewing of sashiko patterns and other decorative designs. Tips on using Cordonnet foot #11:

  • To obtain parallel lines of sewing, use the seam guide
  • When sewing with Cordonnet foot #11, use needle with a sufficiently large eye and normal bobbin thread, and adjust the thread tension where necessary.

** Offer valid October 1-31, 2018 at any participating BERNINA Store. Offer good for 25% off one (1) BERNINA Cordonnet Foot #11. Cannot be replaced with any other offer. Not valid on previous purchases. Taxes are not included in the total purchase calculation. Cannot be redeemed for cash. Some exclusions may apply. Subject to availability. Available while supplies last. Offer limited to the residents of the 50 United States only.

The 5 Series!

This newly engineered 5 Series is made for you! Perfectly sized ... Feature packed ... Ready to Sew, Quilt and Embroider ... Quieter, Faster, Better — thanks to the BERNINA Hook!

Whether you decide to buy a B 535, B 570 QE, B 590 or the embroidery-only machine B 500, these functions of the BERNINA 5 Series fulfill your creative dreams:

  • Cut your thread by clicking one button.
  • Enjoy more space for your creative freedom.
  • Maximum sewing and embroidery speed of 1,000 stitches per minute.
  • Simple navigation with the modern, color touch screen.
  • 70% more thread to sew longer without interruptions.
  • BERNINA Hook to sew perfect stitches, faster and quieter.

Book a shopping appointment with us or stop by Artistic Artifacts to test-drive your new machine!


BERNINA, a family-owned business, focuses on long-term performance and continuous innovation, with special emphasis on quality, performance, technology, design and service. They have been manufacturing sewing machines for more than 120 years! Every BERNINA model offers you tradition and precision wrapped in aesthetic perfection. A host of features for premium-quality sewing, embroidering, and quilting — that’s what the name BERNINA stands for.

BERNINA machines are only sold through their dealership network, which ensures that you will get the best after-purchase support and education available. We look forward to serving you!