Threads are cut automatically, or if you prefer, magically. Even the needle lifts leaving your hands free to keep on creating.The BERNINA Free Hand System lets you lift or lower the presser foot using only the knee lifter, allowing hands to guide your projects to bigger and better things. Perfect precision is achieved with each stitch thanks to the BERNINA Hook. Plus, projects are done faster with speeds up to 900 stitches per minute.Individual adjustment is easy to make, ensuring the ideal pressure is achieved for any and all materials no matter how thick or delicate. Every quilter appreciates the Patchwork foot #37 for its accurate feeding and stitching when piecing patchwork blocks with perfect precision.Always ready to be of assistance, the Sewing Consultant helps find the right settings. And suggested tips are easily made with the Multi-function knobs.