Tales of a Manchester based Sewing Shop

Category: Bernina Sewing Machines

Bernina Toolbox Software

BERNINA TOOLBOX SOFTWARE

Finally, the Bernina Toolbox Software offers the machine embroiderer some flexibility. I remember when we had the store on Oldham Street in Manchester city centre and Pfaff introduced a machine embroidery software package, back in the early 1980’s. Compared to todays options it was very rudimentary but it was available in PC & MAC versions. […]

BERNINA Q20 LONG ARM QUILTING MACHINE

BERNINA Q20 LONG ARM QUILTING MACHINE

It’s a funny old game… Steve and Luke took a beautiful Bernina Q20 up to a lady in north Yorkshire last week. We’ve just sold another one to another nice lady – this time in Wakefield. We guarantee the Q20 for two years and if you have any problems Steve will pop out and sort […]

Bernina Q20 Long Arm Quilter

Bernina Q20 Long Arm Quilter

Steve and Shahid are just packing up a brand new Bernina Q20 Long Arm Quilter. After a quick cup of tea they will both be off to north Yorkshire to deliver the Q20 to a lucky quilter.

Bernina Sewing Machines in Schools

Bernina Sewing Machines in Schools

              It’s that time of year again… For as long as I can remember, the end of August is the time to start sending out the new sewing machines and overlockers/sergers that schools and colleges have ordered from us over the summer. This is a batch of 20 Bernina 1008S […]

Bernina B 770QE Long Arm Sewing Machine Discounts

Bernina B 770QE Long Arm Sewing Machine Discounts

The Bernina B 770QE long arm sewing machine is sometimes subject to discounts. These discounts are set by Bernina and we have no control over when they may occur. So, please keep an eye on our website, www.bambersew.com for the latest information. For the very latest and up to the minute info, please phone the shop on […]

Shahid cleaning the Bernina B 770QE

Shahid cleaning the Bernina B 770QE

Took this shot of Shahid cleaning the Bernina B 770Qe sewing machine, in the workshop. We like to give all our demonstration machines a bit of a once over from time to time. A gentle clean and a check up keeps the Bernina 770QE in tip top condition and ready for its next demonstration. You […]

Sewing denim on the Bernina B 215 at Bambers in Manchester

Sewing denim on the Bernina B 215 at Bambers in Manchester

Here’s our Jennine using the Bernina B 215 sewing machine to sew several layers of denim. The Bernina is a great choice for thicker fabrics because of its famous raceway which will always produce such good quality stitching. We’ve got the Bernina sewing machines all laid out in our showroom for you to call in […]

Bernina 1008S Freehand Embroidery Work

Bernina 1008S Freehand Embroidery Work

I came across Jennine using the Bernina 1008S to do some freehand embroidery work the other day. She was just ‘playing around’ using the Bernina Foot No.9, which is the perfect choice for freehand work and the Bernina 1008S is one of the very best choices for freehand embroidery. We’ve got a great range of […]