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  • Stitches inc Alphabet 1352
  • 15 Auto buttonholes
  • Workspace 10 inch
  • Jumbo Bobbin
  • Bernina Adaptive Thread Tension
  • 360° directional sewing
  • Stitch Designer
  • Bernina Dual Feed
  • BSR Included

Bernina 790 Plus Sewing Machine

SKU: FA0068-AG
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£1,350.00 £1,215.00 Save 10%

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Product Overview

The perfect choice for creative sewers, the Bernina 790 Plus offers exceptional stitch quality and control, an incredible choice of stitches and a raft of embroidery designs (available when you purchase the optional embroidery unit). This machine delivers the finest sewing allowing you to explore your imagination.

The Bernina 790 Plus features an amazing 1352 built-in stitches including 506 decorative choices, 15 automatic buttonhole styles, 24 quilting stitches and 8 alphabets. Should you require further options then you can save your own stiches to the memory. Stitch length and stitch width are adjustable and Bernina’s stitch regulator function enables you to work free hand with the assurance of uniform stitch length even at variablespeeds. There are 270 embroidery designs built-in however the embroidery module is not included with this model but is available to expand your sewing potential in the future. Stitch Designer enables you to draw your ideas directly onto the touchscreen. They are then transformed into a stitch pattern.

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Feet in the Box?

  • BERNINA Stitch Regulator (BSR)
  • Reverse-pattern foot #1C
  • Reverse-pattern foot #1D
  • Overlock Foot #2A
  • Buttonhole foot with slide #3A
  • Zipper foot #4D
  • Blindstitch foot #5
  • Jeans foot #8D
  • Open embroidery foot #20C
  • Drop-shaped embroidery foot #26
  • Sideways-motion foot #40C

Accessories in the Box?

  • 1X Soft Cover with pocket
  • 1X Accessory box
  • 1X Knee Lifter
  • 1X Seam guide for slide-on table
  • 1X Slide-on table
  • 1X CutWork/Straight stitch plate
  • 3X Spool discs
  • 4X Bobbins
  • 2X Foam pads
  • 2X Touch Screen Pen
  • 1X Seam ripper
  • 1X Height compensating tool
  • 1X Selection of needles
  • 1X Seam guide, right
  • 1X Screwdriver Torx, grey
  • 1X Screwdriver red (slot)
  • 1X Brush
  • 1X Oil pen
  • 1X Angular Torx wrench
  • 1X Power cable
  • 1X Foot control

General Features

  • Hook system - BERNINA Hook
  • Maximum sewing speed (stitches per minute) - 1000
  • Sewing space to the right of the needle - 10 Inch / 254 mm 10 Inch
  • Color touch screen - 7 Inch / 18 cm
  • LED sewing lights - 30 LED
  • Multi-function knobs
  • Maximum stitch width - 9
  • Maximum stitch length - 6
  • Needle positions - 11
  • Sewing in each needle position
  • Number of spool holders - 2
  • Semi-automatic needle threader
  • Automatic thread cutter
  • Adjustable presser foot pressure
  • Manual thread cutter - 3
  • BERNINA Dual Feed (BDF)
  • Adaptive Thread Tension
  • Create and save stitch combinations
  • Memory (short-term/altered stitches)
  • Memory (long-term/altered stitches)
  • BSR enabled, straight stitch and zigzag (separate BSR foot required)
  • Start/stop button (stitching without foot control)
  • Slide speed control
  • Upper thread indicator
  • Lower thread indicator
  • USB interface for PC connection
  • USB interface for USB data stick
  • Changing stitch settings while sewing
  • BERNINA foot control with back-kick function
  • Needle stop up/down
  • Drag & Drop
  • Bobbin winding while sewing/embroidering
  • On-screen help
  • Sewing tutorial
  • Embroidery tutorial
  • Creative consultant
  • Personal program
  • History function (most-recently-used stitch patterns)
  • Setup program
  • Eco mode
  • Machine weight - 14 kg
  • Machine size (inch) - 20.5x8.4x14.1

Sewing & Quilting Features

  • Pattern start/end function
  • Elongation
  • Programmable Securing Function
  • Stitch Designer
  • 360° directional sewing
  • Free Hand System (FHS)
  • Sideways motion feed
  • Number of stitch patterns (incl. alphabet) total - 1352
  • Connecting stitches
  • Utility stitches total - 32
  • Buttonholes (incl. eyelet) total - 15
  • Automatic buttonhole length measuring system
  • Automatic buttonhole
  • Manual multi-step buttonhole
  • Button sew-on program
  • Darning programs - 2
  • Decorative stitches total - 506
  • Decorative sideways motion stitches - 117
  • Quilting stitches total - 34
  • Cross-stitch programs - 37
  • Tapering/skyline stitches - 28/27
  • Sewing alphabets - 8
  • Monograms (with sideways motion)

Embroidery Features (*)

These features are only available when the embroidery module is purchased too. You can add this today (see above product bundles) or at a future date to extend the capabilities of your new sewing machine.

  • Maximum embroidery area - 15.7 x 8.3 Inch / 400x210 mm
  • Maximum embroidery speed (stitches per minute) - 1000
  • Built-in embroidery designs - 332
  • Embroidery alphabets - 18
  • Embroidery design formats EXP, DST, PES, PEC, JEF, SEW, PCS, XXX
  • Onscreen editing of designs: positioning, mirroring, rotating, scaling, combining
  • Pinpoint Placement
  • Undo/Redo
  • Group/Ungroup
  • Rearrange embroidery designs in combination
  • Invisible Secure
  • Smart Secure
  • Thread-up Command
  • Programmable jump stitch cutting
  • Thread Away Mode
  • Embroidery Consultant
  • Midi hoop functionality (embroidery field: 265×165mm, 10.5 × 6.5 Inch)
  • Mega hoop functionality (embroidery field: 400×150 mm, 15.7×5.9 Inch)
  • Maxi hoop functionality (embroidery field: 400×210 mm, 15.7×8.3 Inch)
  • Jumbo hoop functionality (limited embroidery field: 400×210 mm, 15.7×10.2 Inch)
  • Automatic hoop recognition
  • Freearm embroidery
  • Personal memory for embroidery designs
  • WordArt
  • Importing stitch patterns
  • Color resequence
  • Cut jump stitches
  • Sequence control
  • Basting
  • Endless embroidery
  • Position recall
  • Embroidery tutorial
  • BERNINA Embroidery Software Compatible
  • BERNINA PunchWork Tool compatible
  • BERNINA DesignWorks Software & Tool compatible

Free Premium Quilt Class

  • Stitches inc Alphabet 1352
  • 15 Auto buttonholes
  • Workspace 10 inch
  • Jumbo Bobbin
  • Bernina Adaptive Thread Tension
  • 360° directional sewing
  • Stitch Designer
  • Bernina Dual Feed
  • BSR Included

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Cut Type: Fat Quarter

Our standard width fabric can be cut as a Fat Quarter, measuring 50cm x 1/2 the width of the bolt. Above is an example of how your fabric will be received, depending on the quantity ordered. We also offer a sample service, where you can order 1 single fat quarter of any standard width fabric, to have at home and compare colours. When you are finished, you can send them back to us for a refund (feel free to contact us for more information on this service).

Cut Type: By the Metre

Per Metre Cut Type Our fabric can be cut as a Long Quarter, measuring a minimum of 25cm x width of bolt. We will supply the fabric as a continuous length (eg; if you bought 1.25m it will be sent as one piece of fabric).

Choose from options

Bernina B790PLUS Best Features

Bernina 790 Plus comes with the Stitch Regulator

Love the BERNINA innovations

The BERNINA Adaptive Thread Tension provides ideal thread tension and the Stitch Regulator guarantees precise stitch quality and results.

Bernina 790 Plus has on-screen support

Ask your on-screen support

The Sewing and Embroidery Consultants and the built-in tutorials offer direct on-screen support and answer your questions whenever you need them.

Bernina 790 Plus allows you to sew silk & leather like a pro

Sew silk & leather like a pro

The innovative BERNINA Dual Feed is easily engaged when needed and tucks completely out of the way when it’s not.

Tech Specs

Machine TypeSewing & Quilting
Control TypeTouch Screen
Parts Guarantee7 Years
Labour Guarantee7 Years
Workspace10 Inches
Machine Weight23.3kg
Stitches Per Min1000
No. of Stitches1352
No. of Buttonholes15
Stitch Width9mm
1 Step Button Hole Yes
Adjustable Stitch Length Yes
Adjustable Stitch Width Yes
Auto Thread Cutter Yes
Auto Tension Yes
Drop Feed Dogs Yes
Knee Lift Yes
Needle Threader Yes
Needle Up/Down Yes
Stitch Fonts Yes
Mirror Stitch Yes
Start/Stop Button Yes
Stitch Memory Yes
Speed Control Slider Yes
Touch Screen Yes
Front Loading Bobbin Yes
Extension Table Included Yes
Optional Embroidery Module Yes
Top Loading BobbinNo
USB PortNo
Hard CoverNo

Tech Specs

Bernina 790 Plus Control Panel
Bernina 790 Plus Hook
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