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Artistic Artifacts, Authorized BERNINA dealer

Judy Gula of Artistic Artifacts has been sewing on BERNINAs for years, and is now 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, servicing your current model, and our Mastery classes.

BERNINA has been passionate about creating and developing sewing, embroidery and quilting machines for creative people everywhere for more than 125 years (2018 was its anniversary year). And when it’s time for your next machine embroidery project, choose designs, stabilizers and other supplies from the Artistic Artifacts Embroidery Design Studio — more info below!)


BERNINA, a family-owned business, focuses on long-term performance and continuous innovation, with special emphasis on quality, performance, technology, design and service. BERNINA machines are only sold through their dealership network, which ensures that you will get the best after-purchase support and education available.

B830 QE or B820 QE owners, trade up to a new BERNINA

Why choose Artistic Artifacts as your BERNINA dealer? Our Alexandria shop employs knowledgeable and friendly staff at a location that offers you easy access, ample free parking and handicap accessible. Each BERNINA sewing machine is thoroughly checked in and tested before delivery to you! Our Mastery classes are hands-on, taught by a BERNINA Ambassador with 15 years of experience. And our on-Site BERNINA Service is no appointment necessary, staffed with two in-house Certified BERNINA Technicians including Fred Adkins (formerly of The Quilt Patch) who has more than 30 years of experience!

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.

Trade UP Program Begins June 17

If you currently own either a BERNINA 830 QE or B 820 QE, we are happy to announce an exciting new Trade UP program for you! Learn more about this offer, effective June 17 until September 30, 2019.

Presser Feet & 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 and easy to change presser foot for every application, manufactured for precision and stability

June 2019 Accessory Special

June Special

The June 2019 featured accessory is the Binder foot #95 for Binder attachment #87 and #88save 25% this month!* Binder foot #95 is a special presser foot for use in conjunction with binder attachments for pre-folded and unfolded bias tape. The special design of this presser foot (the notch at the side of the foot allows closer access to the binder attachment) supports and facilitates sewing with Binder attachment #87 (for binding edges with pre-folded bias binding in widths of 13, 20 or 25 mm) and Binder attachment#88 (for binding edges with unfolded bias binding in widths of 28, 32 and 38 mm). Binder foot #95 enables you to create neat, even edge finishes on quilts, home furnishings and garments, so both simple and elaborate sewing projects are successfully completed in no time flat. Discover this practical foot and attachments for yourself now, and use it to create attractive edge finishes with bias binding – almost effortlessly!

*Offer valid June 1-30, 2019 at any participating BERNINA Store. Offer good for 25% off BERNINA Binder Attachments and the Binder Foot #95. 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.

Contact Us

Book a shopping appointment with us or stop by Artistic Artifacts to test-drive your new machine! We are proud to be one of the more than 2,000 BERNINA Stores worldwide to help you with advice on machines and accessories that best suit your needs, selection of BERNINA Embroidery Software and also in servicing your BERNINA.

Artistic Artifacts Embroidery Design Studio

When it’s time for your next machine embroidery project choose embroidery designs, stabilizers and other supplies from the Artistic Artifacts Embroidery Design Studio!

OESD joined the BERNINA family of sewing and embroidery products in 1997. An innovator of embroidery techniques and styles, you will find button-and-loop free standing lace, in the hoop projects, jumbo designs, cutwork, reverse applique, quilting and many more fun and exciting ways to use your embroidery machine.

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OESD digitizers carefully work to reduce embroidery thread changes, eliminate thread traps, and test sew every single machine embroidery design created in their studio.

Visit our classes page for information on machine embroidery classes and clubs!

BERNINA: made to create