AURORA, IL--(Marketwired - Aug 22, 2016) - BERNINA of America, the world's premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce its WeAllSew BERNINA L 450 Overlocker (L 450) Pinterest Sweepstakes now available to United States citizens, 18 years or older who have a valid email address, Internet access and an active Pinterest account. To enter, participants must visit BERNINA's blog, WeAllSew ( and pin a favorite BERNINA L 450 Overlocker photo or image of choice to Pinterest. One grand prize winner will be chosen at random and will receive a BERNINA L 450 Overlocker valued at $1,249. The sweepstakes runs until August 31. The Grand Prize winner will be announced in early September.

"We are pleased to offer our online community an opportunity to share their BERNINA L 450 Overlocker and creative sewing images with other sewists around the country," said Amy Gutierrez, Director of Marketing for BERNINA of America. "We hope sewists will participate in the sweepstakes for a chance to win their very own BERNINA L 450 Overlocker."

The L 450 Overlocker, a new entry-level machine, boasts 1,200 stitches a minute, and is the perfect companion to the B 330. Additionally, the machine offers a number of features including a patented Micro Thread Control (MTC), LED sewing light for the needle and looper area, thread tension release with presser foot lift, a five-step presser foot pressure adjustment, and a two-step presser foot lift with front foot lift. For more information, visit

WeAllSew is a unique online community where sewists, quilters, embroiders and all-around crafters from around the country come to share their passion for designing and creating. The blog is easy-to-navigate and provides sewists quick access to projects, videos, tips, tricks, and WeAllSew experts. Visitors can also register to become a WeAllSew member or receive the WeAllSew newsletter. For more information, visit

Founded in Switzerland more than 100 years ago, BERNINA is the world's premier manufacturer with a proven reputation for offering quality state-of-the-art sewing, quilting and embroidery machines, overlockers, and embroidery software. BERNINA's leadership is marked by an impressive number of ambassadors, industry leaders, influencers and bloggers, who chose to partner with the company. BERNINA products are sold in the United States through a network of over 400 fully trained independent dealerships that also offer support and education. Select BERNINA and bernette machines, and BERNINA software can also be purchased online. BERNINA products are designed for beginning to advanced sewists and priced to meet a variety of budgets, with new products being introduced every year. You can follow BERNINA on Facebook:, Instagram: @BERNINAUSA, and Pinterest:, and read BERNINA's WeAllSew blog at To learn more about BERNINA and to find a Dealer, visit or call (630)978-2500.

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Media Contacts for BERNINA of America, Inc.:
Joanne Tedesco

Lia Antonetti