Mastering BERNINA Software 8 - Video Lessons

Learn BERNINA Software 8 at your own pace, anywhere, anytime with these great videos by Debbi Lashbrook (BERNINA of America)
Simply click on a title to view a video.  Debbi is working on more Software 8 videos.  As new videos are added this page will be updated.

The videos below were originally published to YouTube on August 19, 2016.

  1. Tour of the Screen The first step to becoming a BERNINA Embroidery Software 8 master is to familiarize yourself with the screen interface.
  2. View Toolbar. Discover all the icons in the View Toolbar in BERNINA Embroidery Software 8.
  3. Tools to Learn the Software.  BERNINA Embroidery Software 8 has features and functions to help you learn the software.
  4. Saving and Sending Designs to the Machine.  How do you get the design to your embroidery machine and ready to stitch?
  5. Open vs. Insert.  What is the difference between "open" and "insert"?
  6. Overview Window.  Discover the functions of the Overview Window in BERNINA Embroidery Software 8.
  7. Setting Options. Learn to properly set up BERNINA Embroidery Software 8 options to get the most from your software.
  8. Finding Designs. The location of built-in designs for BERNINA Embroidery Software 8 is in a new location.
  9. Zoom Toolbar.  Discover how to properly use the Zoom Toolbar in BERNINA Embroidery Software 8.
  10. Articles.  Add T-shirts, sweatshirts, jackets and more to a design.  Learn how to change the size and color of the articles you add to the background.
  11. Dockers. What are dockers and how do you change the view of the dockers.
  12. Hoop Selection.  Learn how to select hoops and feet for your embroidery machine so that the designs you create will fit inside the hoop.
  13. Changing the Display Colors. Learn how to change the display colors in Software 8 to make it easier to view the designs.
  14. Altering the Background of Designs. Discover the ways that the background of designs in BERNINA Embroidery Software 8 can be changed.
  15. Calibrating your Screen.  Calibrate your screen so that your 100% view of a design is actual size.
  16. Applying Fabrics. Applying fabrics correctly will help provide you with optimal stitching results.  Watch this tutorial for tips on applying fabrics.