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Passionate about sewing, BERNINA New Zealand is proud to support the following events that celebrate the creative arts of sewing and embroidery.

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SHAKESPEARE COSTUME DESIGN COMPETITION - BERNINA Costume Design Competition

8/08/2014

SHAKESPEARE COSTUME DESIGN COMPETITION - BERNINA Costume Design Competition

The BERNINA Costume Design Competition is held in conjunction with the Shakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand’s, Sheilah Winn Festival of Shakespeare in Schools.

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Bernina Shakespeare Costume Design Competition - 2014 Winners

7/08/2014

Bernina Shakespeare Costume Design Competition - 2014 Winners

Bernina Shakespeare Costume Design Competition - 2014 Winners

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Textures of Taranaki - New Plymouth

6/08/2014

Textures of Taranaki - New Plymouth

New Plymouth Embroiderers' Guild - Textures of Taranaki, New Plymouth 11 - 17 July 2014

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Auckland Festival of Quilts, 1 - 3 November 2013

25/11/2013

Auckland Festival of Quilts, 1 - 3 November 2013

Congratulations to Jocelyn Atkinson, winner of the Bernina Best of Show, for her quilt "Matilda"

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Wairarapa Inter-collegiate Fashion Extravaganza

11/11/2013

Wairarapa Inter-collegiate Fashion Extravaganza

Wairarapa Young Talent 150 entries 5 schools

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Clean Sweep for Wanganui High School at Bernina Design Competition

10/07/2013

Clean Sweep for Wanganui High School at Bernina Design Competition

This year’s winner was Rachel McDonald, Wanganui High School with Titania from A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Wanganui High School students also won 2nd and the two 3rd equal prizes.

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Shakespeare Costume Design Competition - 2012 Prize Winners Announced

12/07/2012

Shakespeare Costume Design Competition - 2012 Prize Winners Announced

The Supreme Winner and other placings were announced at SGCNZ's National University of Otago Sheilah Winn Shakespeare Festival Award Ceremony in Wellington on 3 June 2012.

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2011 Aotearoa Quilters Exhibition

20/10/2011

2011 Aotearoa Quilters Exhibition

Congratulations to Judith Ross from Christchurch, whose stunning quilt Mandala Magic, took out the Best of Show honours at the 2011 Aotearoa Quilters Exhibition in Hamilton.

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Shakespeare Costume Design Competition - Titania from A Midsummer Night's Dream, No. 1 in 2011

7/10/2011

Shakespeare Costume Design Competition - Titania from A Midsummer Night's Dream, No. 1 in 2011

Sally Bollinger of Western Springs College has taken out the Supreme Award at the 2011 Bernina/Shakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand (SGCNZ) Costume Design Competition, with Titania from A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

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New bernette for Great Start House

21/07/2011

New bernette for Great Start House

Julie Veck, National Sewing Promoter for Bernina New Zealand was delighted recently to present the Great Start House, with a brand new bernette 56 sewing machine…

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