Bernina Activa 125 Sewing Machine Review

Bernina Activa 125For casual hobbyists who are planning to start a sewing career and upgrade to a capable and versatile sewing machine, the Bernina Activa 125 is ideal. This excellent model from the world-renowned Bernina boasts of a variety of customized stitches as well as a convenient and compact design.

This model is quite portable which makes it easy and comfortable to travel to and from sewing classes or sewing jobs. Just like the other Bernina models, the Activa 125 offers a wide selection of stitches in its library, giving the sewer limitless choices ranging from practical stitches to decorative stitches.

It has an ergonomically designed foot control that has its own power cord. The small compact size of the machine belies the immense range of top-notch features.

Some of the notable features include an easy-to-view LCD screen, customized stitch memory, programmable and repeatable buttonholes, quick reverse button and a freehand sewing system. Sewers can have more creative control over their projects with the adjustable stitch length and width feature.

The compact size of the Bernina Activa 125 makes it easy to carry it around to sewing engagements.

Despite its small size, the Activa 125 sewing machine can help sewers create their best projects. This is a highly recommended machine for novice sewers who are looking to upgrade their careers.

It has a versatile stitch library allowing the sewer to choose the best stitch style that will work best with the project.

Pros

  • Adjustable stitch length and stitch width
  • Compact and convenient size

Cons

  • Beginners will need to familiarize themselves with the machine

Specifications

  • Bernina Activa 125Easy-to-view LCD screen
  • Automatic buttonholes
  • Customized stitch memory
  • Stitch library
  • 19 stitches and 1 buttonhole
  • Programmable and repeatable buttonholes
  • Five snap-on presser feet
  • CB hook
  • Infinitely variable stitch length and width
  • Quick reverse button
  • Freehand sewing system

To conclude, this is a high quality sewing machine that is best suited for beginners who want to start on their sewing careers.