Mea BERNINA Sewing & Vacuum in Lawrence, Kan. Is now accepting registrations

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Mea BERNINA Sewing & Vacuum, a BERNINA Dealer in Lawrence, Kan., is hosting two workshops by BERNINA Educator Nina McVeigh. Ms. McVeigh will present a trunk show of projects and various quilting machine techniques and tricks that quilting enthusiasts of all levels will enjoy. The events will take place on Friday, October 4 from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the Dealer, 2449 B Iowa St. The cost is $15 per workshop. Registration is available at Mea BERNINA Sewing & Vacuum or by calling (785)842-1595.

Mea BERNINA Sewing & Vacuum is an authorized BERNINA Dealer providing top-quality service to area residents. The Dealer sells BERNINA sewing machines and software, and provides a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels. Mea BERNINA Sewing & Vacuum also carries a large selection of fabrics, embroidery thread and other specialty threads, and many kits, projects, quilt patterns and embroidery designs to help start the next quilt or garment. Formerly Bob's BERNINA, the store has been in the same location for more than 30 years. For more information on the Dealer, please visit

Founded in Switzerland more than 100 years ago, BERNINA is the world's premier manufacturer with a proven reputation for offering state-of-the-art sewing and embroidery systems, sergers and embroidery software. BERNINA's leadership is marked by an impressive number of industry leaders, influencers and artisans who chose to partner with the company. BERNINA products are sold in the United States through a network of approximately 450 fully trained independent dealerships. In 2008, the company introduced the revolutionary BERNINA 830, a machine designed to change the home sewing industry. To learn more and to find a dealer, visit or call (630)978-2500.