Bernina 590 Sewing Machine


  • Pre Order for Free Delivery Late March
  • Delivered Direct from Bernina UK


Why buy from us?



Sewing, Quilting, Embroidery – so easy with the Bernina 590 Sewing Machine!


The perfect machine for Sewists, Quilters & Embroiderers
  • High power for unusual materials
  • Sew & quilt lots of layers super fast
  • Handle bigger projects with ease
  • Achieve finest embroidery results
  • Easy positioning of embroidery designs



Automatic features save time
  • No manual thread cutting
  • Press a button to lift the foot
  • Press a button to cut your thread

The automatic thread cutter operates three steps in one: cuts the thread, lifts the needle, and raises the presser foot.



Perfection is the new standard
  • No manual trimming on the top side
  • Manage thread cuts easily
  • Invisible Secure for perfect results

Thanks to the Thread Away Mode and Invisible & Smart Secure, clean embroidery results on the top are yours with the Bernina 590e.



Easy design positioning
  • Position your design easily and exactly
  • No need to use the template anymore
  • Perfect results in short times

Use Pinpoint Placement to position your design precisely: select two points and match them with the markings on the hooped fabric.



Sew quieter, faster, longer, better
  • Achieve perfect stitches fast & quietly
  • Sew longer with the Jumbo bobbin
  • Frontload the bobbin with new thread

The BERNINA Hook keeps the stitches consistent and precise with a maximum speed of 1,000 stitches per minute.



Enjoy full comfort & perfect results
  • Large easy-to-navigate touch screen
  • One click to switch to embroidery mode
  • On-screen support when needed

The Sewing and Embroidery Consultants offer direct on-screen support and answer your questions whenever you need them.



Sew chiffon & leather like a pro
  • Handle all kinds of material with ease
  • Superb fabric feed on top and bottom
  • Excellent for slippery or fine materials

The innovative BERNINA Dual Feed feeds the fabric evenly from above and below. It is easy to engage and tucks away when not in use.



Register your machine and extend your warranty

Few brands can match BERNINA’s reputation for quality of engineering, design and durability. You know that when you buy a BERNINA, you have a sewing companion for the long-term and that’s why we are happy and confident to offer a full 7 YEARS PARTS AND LABOUR WARRANTY on new BERNINA sewing machines purchased from an authorised BERNINA UK stockist. There are terms & conditions which apply (click the link to read them) and then register your machine to give you peace of mind.



Video Tutorials – The Bernina 5 Series
  1. First steps
  2. Screen functions
  3. Changing and saving stitches
  4. Decorative stitches
  5. Buttonholes
  6. Quilting
  7. Embroidery first steps
  8. Editing designs
  9. Grouping and ungrouping designs
  10. Pinpoint placement of embroidery designs
  11. Endless embroidery with the mega hoop



Bernina 590e Brochure More from Bernina



*New Owners of this machine are eligible for a Free Foundation Training Course at the Bernina Tuition Centre in London*

Additional information

General Features

Bernina Hook system
1000 Maximum sewing speed
8.5” / 215 mm to the right of the needle
4.3” / 10 cm Colour touch screen
16 LED sewing lights
Multi-function knobs
9mm Maximum stitch width
6mm Maximum stitch length
11 Needle positions
Sewing in each needle position
2 spool holders
Semi-automatic needle threader
Automatic presser foot lift
Automatic thread cutter
Pivot / hover function
4 Manual thread cutters
Bernina Dual Feed (BDF)
Adaptive Thread Tension
Create and save stitch combinations
Memory (short-term/altered stitches)
Memory (long-term/altered stitches)
BSR enabled, straight stitch and zigzag (separate BSR foot required)
Start/stop button (stitching without foot control)
Slide speed control
Upper thread indicator
Lower thread indicator
USB interface for PC connection
Changing stitch settings while sewing
Bernina foot control with back-kick function
Needle stop up/down
Drag & Drop
Bobbin winding while sewing/embroidering
On-screen help
Sewing tutorial
Creative consultant
Setup program
Dust cover
Magnetic Accessory box

Sewing Features

Pattern start/end function
Triple stitch
Pattern end programmable
Programmable Securing Function
1774 stitch patterns (incl. alphabet) total
38 Utility stitches
18 Buttonholes (incl. eyelet)
Automatic buttonhole length measuring system
Automatic buttonhole
Manual multi-step buttonhole
Button sew-on program
Darning programs
500 Decorative stitches
59 Quilting stitches
40 Cross-stitch programs
9 Sewing alphabets

Embroidery Features

*Embroidery Module Sold Separately*

1000 Stitches per minute
Onscreen editing of designs: positioning, mirroring, rotating, scaling, combining
Pinpoint Placement
Color Wheel
Invisible Secure
Smart Secure
Thread-up Command
Programmable jump stitch cutting
Thread Away Mode
Embroidery Consultant
Midi hoop functionality (embroidery field: 265 x 165 mm)
Mega hoop functionality (embroidery field: 400 x 150 mm)
Freearm embroidery
Personal memory for embroidery designs
Lettering manipulation (WordArt)
Importing stitch patterns
Color resequence
Sequence control
Endless embroidery
Position recall
Embroidery tutorial

Presser Feet

Bernina Stitch Regulator (BSR)
#1C Reverse pattern foot
#1D Reverse pattern foot
#2A Overlock foot
#3A Buttonhole foot with slide
#4D Zipper foot
#5 Blindstitch foot


Knee lifter
Freearm slide on table
Multifunction Foot Control
4X Bobbins
Bobbin Case
Pack of Bernina Needles
Quilting Guide
Spool Caps
Height Compensation Tool
Dust cover
Machine Oil
Seam Ripper
Freestanding Accessory Wardrobe
Cleaning Brush
Instruction Manual


11 kg


461 / 200 / 327.5 mm 18.1″ / 7.9″ / 12.9″


7 Years Warranty