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BERNINA International AG, a Swiss family-owned company, has been manufacturing sewing and embroidery machines for over 120 years. They are recognized for their innovation, ease of use, as well as leading edge technology. BERNINA produces quality, dependable machines with an emphasis on precision. BERNINA offers you a full line of sewing, embroidery, quilting, and serger machines. All are designed to take you from everyday sewing and mending to creating exciting, original works of textile art. Also, BERNINA takes pride in being the only sewing machine manufacturer still producing in the western world.

Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum is proud to be a BERNINA Authorized Dealer in the Denver area.  When you decide to purchase your BERNINA sewing machine through Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum, you receive the Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum purchase Advantage:

  • Low price Guarantee
  • FREE lifetime machine usage classes
  • 1 year upgrade program
  • Super friendly and courteous customer service from knowledgeable staff
  • Competent service and warranty support from factory trained technicians
  • The opportunity for you to join a network of other sewing enthusiasts through a large selection of technique and project classes

When you come in, just ask any Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum staff member to explain our Purchase Advantage program.  You can see the complete line of Bernina machines offered at our Aurora  Arvada  and Littleton  and Colorado Springs Location.

BERNINA B 880 Plus

The BE880 Plus is BERNINA’s most advanced machine. It offers you sewing, embroidery, and quilting defined by extraordinary precision. You will experience the ultimate in simple to use functions presented in an elegant modern machine design.

The BE880 Plus is packed with a variety of features. Every feature is intended to provide you an unforgettable sewing experience with never ending creativity.

The BERNINA 880 Plus offers you an extensive selection of built in utility, quilting, and decorative stitches.  These may be combined and stitched out in countless ways. The Bernina 880 Plus presents you with over 1700 built in stitches and over 400 built in embroidery designs.  Plus, it has 12 built in font styles.

And you’ll find the BERNINA 880 Plus is equipped with many automatic features such as automatic threading, automatic presser foot,  and automatic thread tension.  There’s even an  automatic thread cutter, and programmable foot controller for the ultimate convenienceproducts_machines_880_widget-1.

With a 7 inch full color touch screen, the B 880 Plus features an intuitive operating system.  You’ll  also find an abundance of innovative functions.

You’ll really appreciate the expanded workspace of 12 inches to the right of the needle.  It provides you one of the largest embroidery fields in the industry.

Also, the B 880 Plus is efficient with a maximum sewing speed of 1200 stitches per minute.  And this model showcases  the exclusive BERNINA Stitch Regulator.

When you combine the B 880 Plus with BERNINA Embroidery Software 8 – Designer Plus, you’ll experience creativity without boundaries!

Come in to any Denver area Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum for a complete tour of the B 880 Plus.


BERNINA 7 Series

The BERNINA 7 series sewing machines present you a lineup of incredible machines which focus on precision. Each features the patented BERNINA hook system for a smoother, more precise stitch out. Plus, you will really appreciate the jumbo bobbin. It actually holds 70% more thread than standard sewing machine bobbins!

Each 7 series machine also provides you direct on-screen support with built in tutorials.  You’ll even find a built in sewing consultant!

Allow the fantastic customer service team at your Denver area Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum take you on a tour of the BERNINA 7 Series of machines!

BERNINA 790 Plus

The Bernina 790 Plus offers you a variety of functions and features to make sewing easier and more fun!

The 790 Plus efficiently attacks your sewing project with a maximum sewing speed of 1000 stitches per minute.

Plus, it has a maximum stitch width of 9mm. Now you can create jumbo decorative stitches!

The Bernina 790 Plus is loaded with features you are expecting such as:

  • Adaptive thread tension providing you a smoother sewing experience
  • Automatic thread cutter for your convenience
  • Automatic presser foot
  • Total stitch control
  • BERNINA BSR – stitch regulator
  • USB interface
  • BERNINA Dual Feed – great when you stitch hard to handle fabrics

The Bernina 790 Plus offers you a quality machine with upgraded features for any sewing level.

Why Buy BERNINA Here:

You have a lot of options when it comes to purchasing your machine.  So you may be wondering why you would choose Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum over “Big Box” retailers, online retailers, or other venues.  As an Authorized Dealer of many different Brands, we can offer you what others cannot:

  • We care about our customers
  • Give you pleasant personal assistance
  • Strive to make your experience with us a great one
  • We want you, our customers, to be “fitted” with  the best machine for your needs and budget
  • Encourage “try before you buy”
  • Provide you with complete machine usage instructions and classes
  • And offer you friendly support after the sale

You will also find our stores are stocked with notions, embroidery and quilting designs, software, accessories, needles, thread, etc.  We offer a great selection to enhance your sewing adventure while making the journey smoother.  Most are exclusive to Authorized Dealers.

Best of all – We’re LOCAL – right in your neighborhood.  So come on in to your nearest Rocky Mountain Sewing store to embark on  your next sewing journey.  We also offer a selection of quality used machines.

Check out more BERNINA machines :

bernina-stitch-regulatorBERNINA 5 Series

The BERNINA 5 Series will impress you with its wide range of applications.  This series is designed to support your creativity even when your project requires advanced sewing techniques. The sewing machines of the 5 Series offer extra features and technology you will really appreciate.  Ask about the free-hand knee-lever system and the unique BERNINA Stitch Regulator (BSR) .   Right away, you should note the wide selection of utility and decorative stitches, built in embroidery designs, plus the ability to connect to a PC.  Even more great features you find in this series are: convenient direct selection keys, free motion sewing, easy to adjust stitch width and length, and variable sewing speed.


The Bernina 590 E sewing, embroidery, and quilting machine will take you wherever you want to go on your creative endeavors. Whether you wish to sew, quilt, or embellish, the Bernina 590 E offers you user friendly menu navigation.  This puts a wide range of stitches and embroidery designs all at the touch of your fingertip via the built in LCD touchscreen.

You’ll see this model also features 1774 stitches which includes over 180 decorative stitches.  You’ve got a generous stitch selection from which to choose. In addition, all stitches can be sewn up to 9 mm wide.  And, the Bernina 590 E also offers you 9 alphabets for sewing and 9 alphabets for embroidery.  Plus, the Bernina 590 E is factory-equipped with the embroidery function and comes with the embroidery module as standard. What’s more, you can easily access the 100 embroidery designs in a separate embroidery mode.    The touchscreen even allows you to quickly modify a design.   You will be amazed just how easy it is to rotate, mirror, size up or down, or alter a stitch pattern!   And,  by using the memory function, it’s simple to permanently save your customized stitches and embroidery designs.

The BERNINA 3 Series offers you easy-to-operate sewing machines distinguished by solid construction and numerous options.  You’ll notice a variety of creative elements and functions offered on the 3 series.  You will find these are exceptional machines ideally suited for beginners.

  • A bright LED sewing light to light up your sewing space
  •  A built in needle threader for your convenience
  • Infinitely adjustable speed control slide switch to provide you a smoother sewing experience
  • Free arm extension table also for your convenience
  • And an easily navigable LCD

These are just some of the great features you will notice in the 3 Series. There’s even a built-in memory function that allows you to permanently save your own stitch pattern variations and combinations.  From the stitch library to free motion sewing and quilting, the 3 series machines offer you versatility and ease of handling.  You will find the 3 Series machines are a good choice for you to turn your creative ideas into quality products.  Our Denver area team would be happy to show you all the great features of a BERNINA 3 Series machine.

Bernina Hook system
Bernina Hook system



The L450 is a 2-3-4 thread serger/overlock machine.  This serger offers you the patented MTC – Micro Thread Control.  It’s a one-step user friendly adjustment that fine tunes the looper stitches to fit the cut edge of the fabric. This reduces your need for test sewouts. Other great features you will find on the L450 include: ergonomic color coded threading, rolled hem ability, and differential feed, plus more.