• Bernina s 480

Bernina s 480

  • £1,695.00

Bernina s 480 



Learn more about why the B 480 is the machine for you:

  • Automatic features save time

    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.

  • Big ideas need more space

    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.

  • Adjustable Presser Foot Pressure

    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.

  • Easy to navigate touch screen

    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 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

    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 

Maximum sewing speed (Stitches per minute) - 900

Sewing space to the right of the needle - 7" / 177,7 mm 

Color touch screen - 4.3" / 10cm 

LED sewing lights - 8 LED 

Multi Function Knobs - Yes 

Maximum Stitch width - 9 

Maximum stitch length - 6

Needle position - 11 

Sewing in each needle position - Yes 

Number of spool holders - 2 

Semi-automatic needle threader - Yes 

Automatic thread cutter - Yes 

Adjustable presser foot pressure - Yes 

Manual Thread Cutter - 4 

Adaptive thread tension - Yes 

Create and save stitch combinations - Yes 

Memory (Short-term/altered stitches) - Yes 

Memory (Long-term/altered stitches) - Yes 

BSR enabled, straight titch and zigzag (separate BSR foot required) - Yes 

Start/stop button (stitching without foot control) - Yes  

Slide speed control - Yes 

USB interface for PC connection - Yes 

Changing stitch setting while sewing - Yes 

Bernina foot control with back-kick function - Yes 

Needle stop up/down - Yes 

Drag and drop - Yes 

Bobbing winding while sewing / embroidering - Yes

 On screen help - Yes 

Sewing Tutorial - Yes 

Creative consultant - Yes 

Setup program - Yes 

Bernina freearm slide-on table - Yes  

Dust cover - Yes 

Magnetic accessory box - Yes 

Machine Weight - 9.5KG 

Machine size - 423 / 200 / 328mm / 16.6" / 7.9" / 12.9" 

  • Reverse-pattern foot #1

    Reverse-pattern foot #1

    Reverse-pattern foot #1 is the ideal presser foot for sewing forward and reverse-feed utility and decorative stitches.


  • Overlock foot #2

    Overlock foot #2

    Overlock foot #2 lets you neaten seams easily and sew high-quality hems, waistbands and overlock seams on knit fabrics.

  • Buttonhole foot with slide #3A

    Buttonhole foot with slide #3A

    Depending on the model, Buttonhole foot with slide #3A determines the desired buttonhole length for identical buttonholes either via a sensor or manually.

  • Zipper foot #4

    Zipper foot #4

    Thanks to its narrow, centrally positioned toe, Zipper foot #4 can stitch very close to the zipper coils, allowing it to sew the zipper on neatly.


  • Blindstitch foot #5

    Blindstitch foot #5

    Blindstitch foot #5 is designed for sewing blind hems on all fabric thicknesses for a barely-visible finish.

  • Slide-on table for ultimate sewing comfort

    Slide-on table for ultimate sewing comfort

    Extend your sewing surface with the Slide-on Table to support your large projects. Easily remove it when using only the free arm is desired, such as for sewing small tubular projects.