Bernina History

Bernina History
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It is 125 years since the great-grandfather of the current owner of Bernina invented the first hemstitch sewing machine. Since then, the company has gone from strength to strength making the Bernina brand the global leader in sewing innovation. Still family-owned and operated, Bernina is now in its fourth generation, with the fifth already contributing to the running of their family’s enterprise