A favorite site I visit often is We All Sew. The information applies to most brands of sewing machines, including Bernina. I like how the writing is concise, technical, easy to follow and understand. Enjoy learning about troubleshooting skipping stitches and how the needle could be why.
Reading the article at https://weallsew.com/troubleshooting-for-skipping-stitches/ will explain the causes of skipping stitches. Learn how to correct the problem.. I am sure you will find it informative.
I recommend this article about needles. https://weallsew.com/five-basic-sewing-needles-you-need-and-why/ It ties in nicely with the skipping stitches troubleshooting article. After reading this article you will understand there are different needles designed for specific fabrics.
I hope you enjoyed learning about troubleshooting skipping stitches and how the needle could be why.
My next post will delve into the world of threads and needles. Learn about the relationship they have and how they can play havoc with tension. Being afraid to change the tension settings is old school. With today’s selection of threads, it is not only okay to change the tension, it can be necessary. That includes the bobbin tension! I will explain how and why and what it will do to improve your stitches!