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The new Bernina 580 will wow you with its simple, yet classic design, combined with superior function to set new standards. The Bernina 580 combination sewing/embroidery machine is compatible with the BERNINA Stitch Regulator, BERNINA Embroidery Software V6 and the CutWork Accessory.
Easy Navigation: You’ll appreciate the user friendly features and simple interface. The high resolution color touch screen displays all your settings at a glance. The built-in Sewing and Embroidery Consultant is ready to assist you at anytime.
Embroidery module: This easy-to-attach embroidery module gives you access to the wonderful world of embroidery. The generous embroidery area affords you enough space to turn your ideas into reality.
BSR functionality (BERNINA Stitch Regulator) optional accessory: The BERNINA Stitch Regulator (BSR) is designed to assist you in mastering free-motion techniques by keeping straight or zigzag stitches consistent at variable sewing speeds. The BSR offers confidence for the beginner and additional insurance for the experienced quilter. The BSR is available as an optional accessory.
Total Stitch Control: The BERNINA 5 Series provide an exclusive level of stitch control. Whether altering the stitch length (up to 5 mm), width (up to 9 mm) or needle position (up to 11) or even creating custom combinations, you’ll appreciate the convenience of a machine that remembers the stitch details for you.
Memory: Let your B 580 keep track of the details with multiple memory functions. It remembers the changes you make to the stitches as you use them in your sewing session. It will also remember your favorite stitch settings for each stitch in a long-term memory. For creative applications, you can save multiple combinations of sewing stitches as well as embroidery compositions in memory. Combination memory and the My Designs folder keeps you organized.
Extensive Stitch Library: The B 580 includes a library of over 200 stitches, conveniently stored by category for a wide variety of applications, including the one step automatic buttonhole function—for consistent buttonhole length time after time. Whatever your sewing project, you’ll find the perfect stitch.
Multi-function Knobs: With a quick turn of the knob, accurately adjust stitch length, stitch width and control the size, placement and rotation of the embroidery designs.
Automatic thread cutter: Cut needle and bobbin thread simultaneously at the press of a button when sewing, darning or quilting. With the B580, the thread is automatically cut at the end of each color change within an embroidery design.
Semi-automatic needle threader: The practical semi-automatic needle threader lets you start sewing faster.
Automatic buttonhole: With the one-step automatic buttonhole function you will have consistent buttonhole length time after time.
FHS functionality (Free Hand System): Unique to BERNINA, the Free Hand System (FHS) comes standard with the 5 Series. The FHS raises and lowers the presser foot while releasing thread tension and lowering the feed dog, leaving your hands free to guide your project.
Automatic Thread tension: Automatic settings for each stitch selected results in consistent thread tension for various fabrics and techniques. Adjustments can be made easily with the readily accessible tension setting screen.
Reverse sewing: The Quick Reverse button enables quick and easy temporary and permanent reverse sewing.
Start/Stop button: Use the convenient start/stop button rather than the foot control for convenience or comfort.
Slide Speed Control: With the aid of the easy-access speed control, sewing speed can be tailored to the individual project – slow for precise work, faster for general sewing projects.
Two Spool Holders: The vertical, fold-out second spool holder is especially practical when winding bobbins or when using twin needles
Thread Cutter: Three conveniently located thread cutters save time.
LED Sewing Light: The especially bright LED light provides optimum illumination of your work area.Extension Table: The included practical extension table is simple to attach and offers ample space to hold your larger sewing projects.