Sweet Stitches Quilt Shop
is proud to be an elna  and ARTISTIC Authorized Sewing Machine Dealer. The elna line of sewing machines was founded in 1940 and has produced quality products ever since. The shop carries machines and the machine accessories you will need to fully realize your creative spirit. Please stop in to see the line of machines in store and available through the factory.

As a Sweet Stitches Customer you will enjoy:

  • Free Machine Training Classes
  • A Complimentary Machine Cleaning Certificate
  • Step-up Program during your first year of ownership
  • Professional Service and Support 

For Sales, Service, Training or more information:
Email:    info@sweetstitchesquiltshop.com
Phone:   219.250.5942
We Service Other Sewing Machine Brands Too! (Click Here to Learn More)                                                                                                                                  

Our Line of elna Machines Includes:

eXpressive 920

Elna's all-new top-of-the-line sewing, quilting and embroidery machine, the new eXpressive 920 will help you with every sewing task. Whether you enjoy quilting, embroidering, sewing home décor and garments or a combination, this sewing and embroidery machine is the perfect tool for success.
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Artistic SD-16

Take a seat and enjoy quilting with the Artistic Sit Down 16 quilting machine. This machine has a 16" throat, full-color touchscreen, and a TruStitch Stitch Regulator that allows you to easily and comfortably finish your largest quilting projects without the space required for a longarm.
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eXpressive 860

Whether it's sewing, quilting or embroidery you can create all your designs in a blink of an eye and with impressive ease.
A wide range of embroidery patterns and the ability to download your own files allows you to endlessly customize your sewing projects.
As for sewing, the eXpressive 860 will help you handle any type of fabric and offers you a choice of 200 stitches so you can create all your sewing ideas flawlessly, from decorative stitches to finishing touches!
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eXpressive 830

Embellish and Personalize your projects with this innovative embroidery machine that makes it easy to personalize, embellish and monogram home décor items, garments and accessories with 160 built-in designs and 6 fonts for monogramming. With 4 hoops your new eXpressive 830 will make it easy to prepare a large variety of sizes in designs that are easily imported through a USB stick and edited through the machine's advanced on-screen editing functions.
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eXcellence 780

Sewing and Quilting - Quilters now have a full 11" of bed space to the right of the needle to store extra fabric from a quilt. In addition, quilters can enjoy exceptionally smooth quilt piecing with Elna's Integrated Adjustable Feeding (I.A.F); achieve faster performance with a sewing speed of 1,060 SPM and view your work, shadow-free, with the machine's retractable High Light™. Navigation through all of this machines features has become easier with the EL780's new LCD touchscreen
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eXcellence 720PRO

Are you looking for a professional level tool to support your sewing projects? The elna eXcellence 720PRO offers the perfect combination of power, performance and durability to meet your requirements.
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eXcellence 730PRO

The eXcellence 730PRO has all the features you need for effortless sewing and quilting. With 170 stitches and 10 buttonholes, there is ample variety to customize your projects. The one-step needle plate conversion requires no screwdriver for changing needle plate. Convert from a straight stitch to zig zag needle plate in seconds. The machine includes a host of accessories so you have the tools to tackle any sewing task!
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eXcellence 680

This computerized machine offers a large workspace area so that there is more room for large sewing and quilting projects. This 170 built-in stitch machine offers top-of-the-line features like an Automatic Thread Cutter and Tension System, and 7-piece feed dog.
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elna 864Air

Used ideally together with a traditional sewing machine, elna serger machines are useful for finishing and assembling garments. Your projects are completed with ease with an Air Threading System, a Tilting Needle Clamp and built in Needle Threader.
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elna 664PRO

Does hemming a skirt or sewing on stretch materials seem like a difficult task to you? Not with the Elna 664PRO Serger! Want an ally for your sewing machine? With the Elna 664PRO you can sew with 2, 3 or 4 threads. The program reference panel will tell you how to adapt your machine for each selection. You can also join seams rounded ... in a jiffy !
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eXperience 570

Sewing and Quilting - The eXperience 570 offers a deluxe package of features including a wide selection of quilting and appliqué stitches, and auto thread trim. Complete any project with this versatile machine. This is a great travel machine for those quilt retreats or afternoon with your quilt group. It comes standard with a hard cover making transport a breeze.
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eXplore 340

Sail through the most complex sewing challenges! With the eXplore 340, you'll navigate effortlessly through any project, from minor alterations to major new creations thanks to Elna's easy-change spool system and automatic needle threader. You will have a wide range of practical and decorative stitches at your fingertips as you chart your course in creativity.

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Our new elnaStar contains all great features of a full-size sewing machine, making it the ideal starter model for beginning sewers or for those who are frequently on the road. This new sewing machine is convenient for almost any occasion and packs the full suite of other computerized sewing machines, incorporating advanced controls and a wide range of everyday functions in machine that is easy to travel with.



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