BERNINA of America is a sewing, quilting and embroidery machine manufacturer that offers a wide range of products and accessories, including overlockers, longarm quilting machines, multi-needle embroidery machines and BERNINA software. Founded in 1969 in Aurora, Illinois, BERNINA of America operates as a subsidiary of BERNINA International AG.
BERNINA products are available for purchase in-store or online, as of 2015. Buyers can purchase select models online and pick them up at an authorized BERNINA dealer. The BERNINA app is available on Google Play, the Apple App Store and the Amazon Appstore. The app helps users stay up-to-date on BERNINA accessories, explore key features of their BERNINA products, determine which accessories fit their BERNINA machines, and keep track of the latest presser feet and accessories.