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 - Wilmington
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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send your eMail to: ClassesAndEvents at Bernina World of Sewing dotcom







All Aboard Train Case

Tue, Mar 21, 2023 12:30pm - 4:00pm

Description

Ever want to learn to sew bags with beautifully finished interiors? In this technique class you will learn to create a zippered bag with no raw edges. We will be making the large size in class, but the pattern provides instructions for three sizes which can be used for cosmetics, sewing or art supplies, and more.

Class Fee: $40.00 Instructor: Mary Ellen


To register for this class, stop by or call the Wilmington store: 910.769.2775


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Beginning Smocking Bishop Dress

Two-Session Class
Wed, Mar 22, 2023 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Wed, Mar 29, 2023 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Description

Learn to smock and construct this darling dress using the Bishop pattern in this two day class. Diane will pleat the fabric for you prior to class so that it is ready for smocking

Class Fee: $60.00 Instructor: Diane Bruton


To register for this class, stop by or call the Wilmington store: 910.769.2775


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Tuffet Footstool

Two-Session Class
Fri, Mar 24, 2023 10:00am - 4:00pm
Fri, Mar 31, 2023 10:00am - 4:00pm

Description

Create a one of a kind footstool in this two day class!

Class Fee: $85.00 Instructor: Carol Johns


To register for this class, stop by or call the Wilmington store: 910.769.2775


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Call Me! Bag

Tue, Mar 28, 2023 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Description

Keep everything handy while walking your dog, going to the gym or running a quick errand. This crossbody wallet will carry your ID and phone and there is a zippered pocket to hold your debit card or cash. These make wonderful gifts! You will want to make many.

Class Fee: $30.00 Instructor: Mary Ellen

Skill Level: Confident Beginner


To register for this class, stop by or call the Wilmington store: 910.769.2775


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Cielo Dress Workshop

Sat, Apr 1, 2023 10:00am - 4:00pm

Description

The Cielo dress is carefree and easy to look pulled "together" in wherever you go. Change the sleeve option for any season. This dress looks wonderful in any of the vibrant Kaffe fabrics. No zippers OR buttons to fuss with, AND hidden pockets in the front seams. Definitely will be a wardrobe favorite,

Class Fee: $45.00 Instructor: Maribeth


To register for this class, stop by or call the Wilmington store: 910.769.2775


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BOHO Roscoe Dress Class

Two-Sesion Class
Sat, Apr 15, 2023 10:00am - 1:00pm
Sat, Apr 22, 2023 10:00am - 1:00pm

Description

Lightweight and flowey Boho style dress perfect for Spring and Summer days! Change the fabrics and the dress can be as versatile as the options! Definitely recommend a super lightweight fabric for the proper drape of ruffles and sleeves. This is a two-session class

Class Fee: $45.00 Instructor: Maribeth


To register for this class, stop by or call the Wilmington store: 910.769.2775


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Savvy Stitching

Tue, Apr 18, 2023 10:30am - 4:30pm

Description

During the Savvy Stitching event, you will explore computerized quilting on a wonderful BERNINA Kaffe 770 machine and learn decorative couching, multi-directional stitching, and more! Build your skills and create a cheerful pillow project to take home! Price includes the finished project, exclusive patterns and materials, lunch and breaks, and BERNINA machines to sew on. In this class, you will learn:

  • Computerized Quilting on a domestic machine

  • Converting decorative stitches to embroidery/quilting designs

  • Tri-cord couching

  • Multi-directional stitching

  • Free-motion quilting with the BERNINA Stitch Regulator

Class Fee: $85.00 Instructor: Shelly Fitzgerald


To register for this class, stop by or call the Wilmington store: 910.769.2775


Instructor Information:
Shelly has been sewing and crafting all of her life. She freely admits to reading all the machine manuals for pleasure and then loves teaching what she has learned to her classes. She makes learning fun, not hard and leaves everyone excited about their new tools and skills. 

Shelly is a Bernina Educator. Through her company, Sew Shelly Quilts, LLC, Shelly creates and presents original patterns and classes to bring the extended capabilities of all of the BERNINA products to life. Her classes are rich with techniques and software is her passion.  In addition, she is a 5 year member of the BERNINA Event Team which has brought the Sewapalooza to you.  



Smart Serging

Wed, Apr 19, 2023 10:30am - 4:30pm

Description

During this event, you will create a beautiful bolster pillow entirely on the wonderful 8-series air threader. Learn decorative cover/chainstitching, inserting piping, flatlocking, rolled hem and more. Your overlocker skills will get a boost while they enjoy stitching this fun project. Price includes the finished project, exclusive patterns and materials, lunch and breaks, and BERNINA machines to sew on. You will learn:

  • How to create a rolled hem on fabric

  • How to insert piping into your project

  • How to sew the pillow cover together with a serger

Class Fee: $85.00 Instructor: Shelly Fitzgerald


To register for this class, stop by or call the Wilmington store: 910.769.2775


Instructor Information:
Shelly has been sewing and crafting all of her life. She freely admits to reading all the machine manuals for pleasure and then loves teaching what she has learned to her classes. She makes learning fun, not hard and leaves everyone excited about their new tools and skills. 

Shelly is a Bernina Educator. Through her company, Sew Shelly Quilts, LLC, Shelly creates and presents original patterns and classes to bring the extended capabilities of all of the BERNINA products to life. Her classes are rich with techniques and software is her passion.  In addition, she is a 5 year member of the BERNINA Event Team which has brought the Sewapalooza to you.  



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