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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Serger Spectacular

Two-Session Class
Fri, Mar 15, 2024 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sat, Mar 16, 2024 10:00am - 5:00pm

Description

Sergers open a world of possibilities for creating unique and embellished items. Gail Yellen, known nationally for her serger expertise and a renowned YouTube instructor, will show you spectacular new techniques while you make a beautiful and unique tote bag with the BERNINA L890. You will explore different trims and stitches for embellishments. Sergers are great for making garments, bags, and quilts. Yes…quilts.

Join us and you will see for yourself.

If someone doesn't own an L890, one will be available for them to use during the two-day class. Gail’s students receive a new enthusiasm and confidence in using a serger.

Class Fee: $199.00 Instructor: Gail Yellen


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Bedazzle with the Crystal Ninja - Make & Take

Fri, Mar 22, 2024 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Description

Come join us for some bedazzling fun. Learn how to add a little bling, and sparkle to your surroundings. Join our two hour make and take, with the famous Crystal Ninja. Learn first hand from the expert how to enhance anything with crystals. A great activity to do with your friends. Kits provided. Just bring yourself and your friends.

Class Fee: $25.00 Instructor: Sona


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Serger Gathering - Leggings

Tue, Mar 26, 2024 10:30am - 2:30pm

Description

Lights! Action! Tights! Leggings! Learn to sew or serge knit tights (leggings) in this class. These can be for you or a loved one. They are fun and easy.

NOTE: If you sign up for the class online, please remember to download the supply list. Hards copies are available instore. Students need to bring their own sewing machines in good working order.

Class Fee: $45.00 Instructor: Vickie Gillis


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Men's Shirt

Thu, Apr 4, 2024 10:30am - 3:00pm

Description

Make a shirt for your favorite guy. Amazingly easy to sew. Several finishing touches will be taught, including topstitching, fitting and hem details. We will be making a short sleeve version for adults.

Class Fee: $50.00 Instructor: Maribeth Scanlon

NOTE: If you sign up for the class online, please remember to download the supply list. Hards copies are available instore. Students need to bring their own sewing machines in good working order.


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Cielo Dress/Blouse

Fri, Apr 5, 2024 10:30am - 4:30pm

Description

The Cielo dresses looks great on everyone! Front pockets and sporty detailing on sleeves and topstitching. Easy to look” pulled together” wherever you go. This dress looks wonderful in any of the vibrant Kaffe fabrics. No zippers or buttons to fuss with! Will be a wardrobe favorite!
Students need to bring their own sewing machines in good working order.

Class Fee: $60.00 Instructor: Maribeth Scanlon


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Out of the Closet Pattern Making

Two-Session Class
Fri, Apr 12, 2024 10:30am - 4:30pm
Sat, Apr 13, 2024 10:30am - 4:30pm

Description

Learn how to make a perfectly fitting pattern from your favorite item in your closet without taking it apart! Annie has done this for years with her own clothes and her husband's favorite shirt with great success. Bring two garments that fit perfectly to class; the garments must be made of a woven fabric.

The first day will be focused on creating a workable pattern.

The second day, you will sew your garment together.

Class Fee: $110.00 Instructor: Annie Smith


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Chasing Butterflies pullover

Sun, Apr 14, 2024 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Description

Join us to create this adorable comfortable pullover, designed by Australian designer Kate Mc Cauley. Her designs are current and comfortable. Your instructor, Kim Desselle works directly with the designer. This pullover can be made with soft cotton knit.

Bring your serger in good working condition. Sewing machines will also work.

Class Fee: $50.00 Instructor: Kim Desselle


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Firefly Tote

Sat, Apr 20, 2024 10:30am - 4:30pm

Description

Looking for a stylish bag to carry projects or take shopping? The Firefly Tote pattern by Noodlehead features a front zippered and slip pocket, an interior slip pocket, and a drawstring top closure. The pattern is perfect for waxed canvas or cork and can be made in two sizes (tote size is 10” wide x 5” deep x 14” tall; project size is 8” wide x 5” deep X 10” tall). Bring your lunch and join instructor Sara Young for this day-long class where she will share tips for working with waxed canvas and cork, and her no-fuss method for installing zippers. 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 machines in good working order.

Class Fee: $65.00 Instructor: Sara Young


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Bespoke Patchwork Skirt

Sat, Apr 27, 2024 10:00am - 4:30pm

Description

The Bespoke Patchwork Skirt is both charming and versatile. Dress it up, dress it down, make it short or long — this skirt is flirty and fun. Use precut charm packs or bust your stash to use a variety of sensational fabrics. The skirt can be made in multiple sizes and lengths. Show off your basic sewing skills by making a unique skirt that's fresh, modern and vintage. Use a sewing machine or a serger - the choice is yours. All finishing techniques will be taught, including adding trims or a statement hem.

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

Class Fee: $80.00 Instructor: Annie Smith


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Bag Making Workshop

Sat, Jun 15, 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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