Bernina World of Sewing

                            A World of Stitching at Your Fingertips!

Oak Park Shopping Center    6013 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612-2601
Raleigh Phone:  (919) 782-2945   Hours:  Mon-Sat 10-5,Sun 1-5

Wilmington: 4403F Oleander Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403
Wilmington Phone: (910) 769-2775    Hours:  Mon-Sat 10-5

Bernina World of Sewing - Raleigh
Classes and Events Information
General Sewing Including Accessories and Clothes

This Web page aims at providing information related to upcoming and recently-held Classes and Events being held at our stores.

Note: Not all current/future classes may be shown here. Stay tuned to other sources of class information from the store including eMail, Social Media and of course: In-store information.

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General Sewing Including Accessories and Clothes




Sew Let's Start - A Class for Beginners Thursday Afternoon

Multiple Session:
Thursdays Apr 21 -thru May 26, 2022 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Description

Have you ever thought about sewing but didn't know how or where to start? This is the class for you! Come join us for an introduction to sewing. In this six week class, we’ll create six unique pieces, such as a tote bag and pajama bottoms. We’ll learn about different types of fabrics, basics of using a sewing machine and helpful tools. We will demostrate the sewing techniques for you to produce items you can be proud to show off. Instructor- Amy Jones Once you purchase the class you will receive a link to download the supply list and a special discount code to use on supplies needed for the class.

Class Fee:  $150.00   Instructor: Amy Jones


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Sew Let's Start 2.0 Thursday Evenings

Multiple Session:
Thursdays Apr 21 -thru May 26, 2022 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Description

Instructor- Amy Jones Second in the series of Techniques classes at Bernina’s Raleigh store, we will explore more advanced, but necessary skills all people who sew will use. This class will be six weeks long, 2 hours each meeting. We will learn how to sew in two zippers, one in a tote bag, and one in a simple garment. We will explore all the details one must understand in order to read and use a pattern, and we will learn how to make button holes, using your own sewing machine. All fabrics will be woven, not knit. For this class, we strongly recommend the student first complete Sew Let’s Start, the Techniques Class Level 1. Alternatively, you must be comfortable using your sewing machine so that you can easily thread your machine, wind the bobbin and install it, and understand how to create a nice stitch with good tension Once you purchase the class you will receive a link to download the supply list and a special discount code to use on supplies needed for the class. 

Class Fee:  $150.00   Instructor: Amy Jones


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Bag Making Workshop

Sat, June 11, 2022 10:00am - 4:00pm

Description

Do you have a bag pattern you have been wanting to make? Could you use some help with the pattern instructions, particular techniques, or working with new materials or hardware? Or would you just like to hang out with other bag-makers and sew? If so, Sara Young is hosting a day of sewing support for fellow bag-making enthusiasts. Bring a bag pattern of your choosing, your sewing machine, and your bag-making supplies and spend the day making something beautiful and useful! Sara will be available to help you work through your project with practical tips and techniques. All levels welcome, beginner to advanced, however Sara recommends having all your material cut before class to maximize your workshop time.

Class Fee:  $60.00  Instructor: Sara Young 


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Running with Scissors

Tuesday, May 24, 2022 10:00am - 5:00pm

Description

Running with Scissors is the perfect tool case to take to class. It is a companion project to the Take a Stand tote. This class is for advanced beginners and up. Preclass cutting and quilting is required. Tool case will hold all those special tools that you need at your finger-tips during a class or while sewing at home. Grab your favorite fabrics and come sew with us. You will also want to grab those favorite tools so that we can make sure they all have a home in your new tool case.

Class Fee:  $40.00  Instructor: Judy Rains


To register for this class, stop by or call the Raleigh store: 919 782 2945


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Gail Yellen - A One Day Serger Workshop

Fri, Jun 24, 2022
Sign-ups will begin June 1st. Stay tuned for details.
Class Time: Stay Tuned
Cost: Stay Tuned
Instructor: Gail Yellen
Questions now? eMail to: Classes at Bernina World of Sewing Dotcom

Description

Gail Yellen, nationally acclaimed pattern designer, serger expert, and owner of Gail Patrice Design will be teaching a one-day serger workshop in Raleigh on June 24th. Join her as she teaches serger essentials and applying those techniques to create your own tablet case.

Class Fee:  $Stay Tuned Instructor: Gail Yellen


Registration begins June 1.


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Ebony Knit

Fri, Jun 10, 2022 10:00am - 2:00pm

Description

Want to learn how to create a beautiful garment with knit fabrics? Come join Maribeth and make this cute and comfortable dress/tunic. You can use your Serger or your sewing machine. NOTE: Students need to bring their own sewing machines in good working order. Class will be held at the BERNINA World of Sewing Studio, 5218 Holly Ridge Drive. Just up the hill from the store. No refunds if cancelled within 7 days of initial class.

Class Fee: $40.00 Instructor: Maribeth


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Smocking

Three Session Class:
Wed, Jun 22, 2022 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Wed, Jun 29, 2022 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Wed, July 6, 2022 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Description

Are you interested in learning the wonderful art of smocking? Join Bonnie for a series of classes that will teach you basic smocking stitches and step by step instructions for completing a beautiful classic sleeveless sundress for a special girl in your life! NOTE: Students need to bring their own sewing machines in good working order. Class will be held at the BERNINA World of Sewing Studio, 5218 Holly Ridge Drive. Just up the hill from the store. No refunds if cancelled within 7 days of initial class.

Class Fee: $65.00 Instructor: Bonnie


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Tunic Bible

Two Session Class
Wed, Jun 8, 2022 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Fri, Jun 10, 2022 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Description

The Tunic Bible is a wonderful resource for making a variety of tunics and dresses. Maribeth will show you how to create your garment in muslin so you get the perfect fit. Then you will create a beautiful garment in your fabric choice.

NOTE: Students need to bring their own sewing machines in good working order. Class will be held at the BERNINA World of Sewing Studio, 5218 Holly Ridge Drive. Just up the hill from the store. No refunds if cancelled within 7 days of initial class

Class Fee: $60.00 Instructor: Maribeth


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