Your embroidery machine can be a precision cutting tool!

Design shapes in the software and cut them easily on fabric and other suitable materials. What used to be an intricate (sometimes tedious) process is now simplified… with the added bonus of guaranteed precision. The CutWork Suite takes the guessing out of this traditional art by leveraging the precision of your modern embroidery machine.

Key Features:

Simple to use: replace regular needle with the cutwork tool
Makes traditional cutwork simple, clean and accurate
Great for appliqués, patchwork and broderie anglaise
Cut shapes for a variety of applications with the utmost precision
Cut multiple layers at once (up to 15 layers, depending of the material)
Great for intricate shapes that are difficult to cut with scissors or rotary cutters
Simplified operation with a single blade that can be rotated into multiple positions


DesignWorks Software
CutWork Software Code Card
Cutwork Tool

Compatible with the following BERNINA models:
B 560, B 580, B 750 QE, B 780, B 830 and B 880

Broaden your creative horizon with the BERNINA CutWork tool

Creativity in three new dimensions

With the CutWork tool, you can cut out forms cleanly and precisely. Your imagination knows no limits. To achieve the desired results, you will need a BERNINA machine capable of embroidery and the CutWork tool, which you will insert in place of the needle. Break the mold and combine your embroideries with CutWork. You will be amazed at the gorgeous effects you can achieve – whether on garments, accessories, or quilts.

The CutWork tool will be attached in place of the needle on an embroidery-capable BERNINA. It is a small knife that rotates in four directions in order to change the respective direction of cutting. The CutWork motif can be loaded using a USB flash drive in the embroidery machine. Using the embroidery module and the CutWork tool, the motif can then be easily cut out by your BERNINA. With the CutWork tool, up to 15 layers can be cut out at once, depending on the material.

The BERNINA DesignWorks Software Suite and the companion accessory tools are compatible with the following BERNINA embroidery machine models:
B 560, B 580, B 750 QE, B 780, B 830 and B 880.

The following BERNINA embroidery machines are compatible with the CutWork accessory and software only:
artista 200/630/640/730, aurora 430/435/440/450, bernette 340 Deco or higher.
Cut multiple layers

With the CutWork software and the CutWork tool, up to 15 layers can be cleanly cut out at once, depending on the material. You maintain precise edges quickly and evenly.
Broderie anglaise, appliqués, or patchwork

Whether beautiful broderie anglaise or an awesome 3D look with appliqués – the combination of creative technologies produces amazing effects. And when you are working on patchwork, CutWork helps you create individual or multiple layers in the desired form with just one operation. The result: perfect quilts.

BERNINA CutWork Tool & Software Demo . Discover the versatility of the BERNINA CutWork Software & Accessory Cutwork Tool. Cut many layers of fabric quickly and easily eliminating tedious cutting for cutwork, appliqué & quilting

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