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$3499SALE (Call, email or come by for sale price)

The Bernina 480 is perfect for someone who wants a bit more than just the basic machine. Jumbo bobbins, an upgraded foot control, more throat space, adjustable presser foot pressure and an automatic thread cutter make sewing and quilting faster and easier. Wider decorative stitches are beautiful on everything from clothing and home decor to crazy quilts.

Why we love the Bernina 480:

(Highlighted items indicate features that are upgrades from the previous model.)

  • 4.3" Color Touch Screen
  • Jumbo Bobbin
  • 7" Throat
  • 9mm Stitch Width
  • Automatic Thread Cutter
  • Bernina Stitch Regulator (BSR) Optional
  • Foot Control with Kick-Back
  • Improved Lighting
  • Adjustable Presser Foot Pressure
  • Free Hand System (Knee Lift)
  • 250 Stitches
  • 5 Alphabets
Good to Know:
  • No Dual Feed Capability
  • No Embroidery Option
5 Full-Shank presser feet included:
  • #1 Reverse pattern foot
  • #2 Overlocker foot
  • #3A Automatic buttonhole foot
  • #4 Zipper foot
  • #5 Blindhem foot
Other machines to consider:
  • Bernina 535
  • Bernina 570

View the BERNINA 480 brochure

Download the BERNINA 480 Simulator here! This program lets you play with the screen functions. Very cool.

See more here.
Bernina 480

Included with your purchase at Asheville Cotton Co.:

  • Two FREE 3-hour Machine Mastery classes that may be taken as many times as you like. (Sorry, Machine Mastery Classes are not available otherwise.) See Machine Mastery Classes here.
  • Discounts on Bernina branded items during Machine Mastery classes
  • Discounts throughout the store
  • One-year Labor Warranty on-site at Asheville Cotton Co.
  • FREE First-year Clean, Oil and Adjust Service on your purchase anniversary
  • In-store, email and on-phone help from an experienced team

Financing is always available. Please check here for options.

To purchase, please give us a call or come by. We'll discuss availability. In-Store pickup includes send-home service, where we make sure you know how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine, do cleaning and maintenance, and get started sewing right away.

If you prefer to order your machine directly from Bernina, you may purchase online at and choose us as your dealer.