BERNINA of America

February 25, 2015 12:16 ET

bernette Introduces Embroidery Software Customizer to Create Personalized Designs

Makes It Easy to Create Personalized Designs by Combining Lettering, Monogram Frames and Applique Designs

AURORA, IL--(Marketwired - Feb 25, 2015) - bernette, which is marketed and sold by BERNINA, is pleased to introduce its Embroidery Software Customizer. The bernette Embroidery Software Customizer makes it easy for sewists to create personalized designs by combining lettering, monogram frames and appliqué designs. Embroidery designs can be further customized with color and thread preferences and lettering with unique fill stitches. The software comes with 78 embroidery designs, 24 appliqué designs, and monogramming frames. Lettering is created using Windows® TrueType fonts and can be sized from less than a 1/4-inch to more than 2 inches. The bernette Embroidery Software Customizer is compatible with bernette's Chicago 7 and Deco 340 embroidery machines, as well as embroidery machines from any brand. MSRP is $249.

"The bernette Embroidery Software Customizer is an excellent choice for first-time or budget-conscious embroidery enthusiasts," said Paul Ashworth, President of BERNINA of America. "The software can be used with any embroidery machine, and it offers a wide selection of tools and designs for sewists to unleash their creativity."

Other features include 30 fill stitches and auto underlay stitching for enhanced lettering with professional results. Designs can also be scaled, rotated, mirrored and combined with lettering to create a personal monogram. With the BERNINA CutWork tool, 44 appliqué designs can also be cut out and stitched. Additionally, users can add their own hoop sizes and preview the stitching sequence with the "slow redraw" function. With an easy-to-navigate interface and built-in help menu, even the novice software user will be creating in no time.

The bernette Embroidery Software Customizer is Windows 7 and Windows 8 compatible and can be installed using a personal computer's CD or DVD drive. Designs are created on the computer and transferred to the embroidery machine via a USB stick. They can be opened and saved in multiple formats including ART 70 and EXP.

More information about the bernette Embroidery Software Customizer is available at

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Marketed and sold by BERNINA, the bernette brand of sewing and embroidery machines range from simple sewing machines for beginners to computerized sewing machines for the contemporary and creative sewist. bernette sewing and embroidery machines are versatile and reliable, with a great value placed on sturdiness and durability of design. To learn more, visit

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