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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Bag Making Workshop

June Class
Sat, Jun 15, 2024 10:30am - 4:30pm

November Class
Sat, Nov 2, 2024 10:30am - 4:30pm

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.
Students need to bring their own sewing machines in good working order.

Class Fee: $40.00 Instructor: Sara Young


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June
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101- Beginner Sewing

Five-Session Class: Evening
Thu, Jul 11, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Thu, Jul 18, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Thu, Aug 1, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Thu, Aug 8, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Thu, Aug 15, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Description

This is a beginning sewists class for students ages 15 +. You will learn basic techniques of sewing. You will use these techniques as you create four beautiful projects over the 5 weeks. You will learn about fabrics, machine needles, techniques for finishing seams & how to properly cut your fabric. There will not be a class on July 25.

Students need to bring their own sewing machines in good working order.

Class Fee: $170.00 Instructor: Jenni Wilkinson


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Drawstring Shoe Bag

Fri, Jul 12, 2024 10:00am - 1:00pm

Description

This quick, easy to sew Shoe Bag is perfect to use in your suitcase to keep your clothes clean when you travel. They also are a great way to store your shoes in your closet to keep them dust free. One bag can typically hold a pair of sandals or loafers or low-heeled evening shoes. The pattern easily adjusts larger or smaller to make smart-looking storage pouches for anything you want to keep organized (jewelry, electronic device power cor, money, snacks, phone, keys, wallet, game pieces, etc). The cost of the class includes your color choice of ribbon for the drawstrings.

Class Fee: $35.00 Instructor: Debbie Trapani


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Oxbow Tote

Sat, Aug 17, 2024 10:30am - 4:30pm

Description

The Oxbow Tote is the perfect travel companion! With two size options and a fully zippered top, this pattern by Noodlehead is perfect for carrying your essentials or packing for an overnight trip. Bring your lunch and join instructor Sara Young for this day-long class where she will share her no-fuss method for installing zippers, teach you to install rivets, and share her tips for working with thicker substrates and interfacing/stabilizers.

To maximize class time, students will need to cut (and interface, as appropriate) all pieces before coming to class.
Students need to bring their own sewing machine in good working order.

Class Fee: $65.00 Instructor: Sara Young


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Fundamentals 101

Five-Session Class: Afternoon or Evening
Afternoon:
Thu, Sep 19, 2024 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Thu, Sep 26, 2024 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Thu, Oct 10, 2024 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Thu, Thu, Oct 17, 2024 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Thu, Thu, Oct 24, 2024 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Evening:
Wed, Sep 25, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Wed, Oct 2, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Wed, Oct 9, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Wed, Oct 16, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Wed, Oct 23, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Description

This is a beginning sewists class for students ages 15 +. You will learn basic techniques of sewing. You will use these techniques as you create four beautiful projects over the 5 weeks. You will learn about fabrics, machine needles, techniques for finishing seams & how to properly cut your fabric. There will not be a class on Apr25.

Students need to bring their own sewing machines in good working order.

Class Fee: $170.00 Instructor: Amy Jones / Jenni Wilkinson


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Fundamentals 102

Four-Session Class
Thu, Sep 19, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Thu, Sep 26, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Thu, Oct 10, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Thu, Oct 24, 2024 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Description

For this class, students should be comfortable with their sewing machine, including being able to use appropriate tension, seam width, seam length, reverse, and sewing straight, 1/4 seams. We will learn to sew in a zipper in two ways, make a small zippered pouch, a large, lined, zipper tote, quilt a piece of fabric, learn to read a pattern, and make a pair of pants or shorts.

Class Fee: $134.00 Instructor: Amy Jones


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