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Bernina 480

Power, speed, perfection and ease! 9 mm stitch width for decorative stitches. Jumbo bobbin for fewer interruptions and convenient Automatic Thread Cutter. Adjustable tension for perfect stitches and easy threading saves you time!

This item can only be purchased at our retail locations.

Trade-ins Welcome


Automatic features save time


  • Automatic thread cutting
  • Press a button, thread is cut
  • Save time for the most creativity


Threads are cut automatically and the needle lifts leaving your
hands free to keep on creating as easily and quickly as you like.

Adjustable Presser Foot Pressure


  • Thin fabrics? Increase pressure
  • Thick materials? Reduce pressure
  • Sew a variety of materials with ease


The basic setting can be individually adjusted, ensuring
the ideal 
pressure is always used for whatever fabrics and
materials you choose.

Big ideas need more space


  • More room for all kinds of projects
  • Slide-on extension table included
  • Spacious and hassle free


The extended freearm offers 7 inches right of the needle and
allows plenty of room for projects, quilts and all kinds of creativity.


Easy to navigate touch screen


  • Modern color touch screen
  • Easy to use with simple navigation
  • On-screen support when needed


The on-screen, there-when-you-need-it, Sewing Consultant
helps you find the right settings. Make suggested adjustments
quickly with the multi-function knobs.

Hands free and in control


  • Hands-free sewing with the knee lifter
  • Your hands guide the fabric anytime
  • Simultaneously raises/lowers presser foot and feed dog


The BERNINA Free Hand System lets you lift or lower the presser foot
using only the knee lifter, keeping your hands free to guide your projects.

Perfect stitches perfectly easy
  • Sew perfect stitches with 9 mm stitch width
  • Jumbo bobbin means fewer stops
  • Convenient, front-load bobbin
The BERNINA Hook keeps the stitches consistent and
precise, and fast too, 
sewing at a maximum speed of 900
stitches per minute.


Hook system BERNINA Hook
Sewing space to the right of the needle 7”
Color touch screen 4.3” / 10 cm
Adjustable presser foot pressure
Automatic thread cutter
BSR functionality, straight stitch and zigzag
Programmable BERNINA foot control
Start/stop button (stitching without foot control)
Sewing tutorial
Maximum stitch width in mm 9 mm
Automatic buttonhole

Newberg location:

(503) 538-1122
2414 Portland Rd,
Newberg, OR 97132

(East of Goodwill on 99W)

Mon-Fri 10-5
Saturday 10-4
Closed Sunday

Tigard location:

(503) 538-1122
11945 SW Pacific Hwy, Suite 210
Tigard, OR 97223

(In Tigard Plaza, Between JoAnn's & Dollar Tree)

Tues-Fri 10-5
Saturday 10-4
Closed Sunday & Monday