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Bernina 540 - New Model

Bernina 540 - New Model

Bernina 540 - New Model

Bernina 540 - with its stitch width of 9 mm is the perfect sewing machine for fine materials and patchwork. Packed with over a 1000 beautiful stitch patterns and 5 sewing alphabets to individualize your favourite projects.

Click on the Video Tab to learn about some of the great features included in the NEW Bernina 540, coming to the UK in 2018.

Summary of the main New features in the Bernina 540:
  • Front-loading Jumbo bobbin, holds up to 70 % more thread
  • Sewing is very simple and easy
  • Touch screen is easy to navigate
  • Perfect for sewing fine fabrics
  • Huge selection of stitches

    Demonstration stock should be available from late February, with further stock arriving in March.

Our Price 1,995.00 (Including VAT)


Delivery dates cannot be guaranteed at this time, PLEASE call us on 01484 516 700 to leave a deposit.

Perfect tension for perfect stitches
  • Sew any material with ease
  • Increase pressure for thin materials
  • Reduce pressure for thick materials

    Ensures that the ideal pressure is always used for the selected stitch. The basic setting can be individually adjusted

    Get the right pressure everytime
    • Precise & powerful sewing
    • Just sew without any worries
    • Achieve beautiful stitch results

      Thanks to the Adaptive Thread Tension you get optimal thread tension for perfect stitch quality on both sides of the fabric.

      More space for creative freedom
      • Realize big projects with ease
      • Enough space for your creations
      • Embroidery module optional

        The extended freearm offers 8.5" right of the needle. Therefore you will enjoy a grand sewing area for grand ideas.

        Ask your on-screen support
        • Modern colorful touch screen
        • Easy to use with simple navigation
        • On-screen support when needed

          The Sewing Consultant helps you to find the right settings. Adjust suggested alterations quickly with the multifunction-knobs.

          Sew quieter, faster, longer, better
          • Sew perfect stitches with 9 mm stitch width
          • Jumbo bobbin to sew longer
          • Frontload the bobbin with new thread

            The BERNINA Hook keeps the stitches consistent and precise with a maximum speed of 1,000 stitches per minute.

            Automatic features save time
            • No manual thread cutting
            • Press a button to lift the foot
            • Press a button to cut your thread

              The automatic thread cutter operates three steps in one: cuts the thread, lifts the needle, and raises the presser foot.
Bernina machines are designed to give many years of happy and productive sewing. New Bernina sewing machines purchased in the UK from an authorised Bernina UK stockist, currently have a full 7 year warranty on both parts and labour. This is an indication of how confident Bernina are in their product no other sewing machine sold in the UK has such an excellent warranty.

The only conditions for the 7 year warranty to take effect are:

  • the machine is used and looked after according to the maintenance section of your instruction book.

  • and is serviced by an authorised Bernina technician either when the machine indicates, or every 3 years, whichever is sooner.

    To receive the 7 year warranty you must return the completed warranty registration card that comes with your machine, signed by your stockist, to Bernina UK. Or you can register online via:

    Exclusions: Accidental damage and wear and tear are excluded as are consumable parts including needles, bulbs and bobbins. The extended warranty only applies to machines in normal domestic use. Machines used for teaching or commercial purposes have a one year warranty.