Sew & Quilt Shop in Bunnell, Fla., will offer door prizes, discounts and refreshments during the event, which starts at 7p.m.

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Sew & Quilt Shop, a BERNINA Dealer in Bunnell, Fla., is hosting a trunk show with Patti Carey from Northcott Silk Inc. at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 5.  Admission is $5 and attendees may pre-register at the store, located at 4601 E. Moody Blvd., or on the evening of the event.  Door prizes, product discounts and refreshments will be offered.  The trunk show promises to spark creativity and ideas for using unusual fabrics, panels and patches from Northcott through Ms. Carey’s inspiring samples and expertise.

Ms. Carey is the Marketing Manager for Northcott Silk Inc. and a liaison for various quilting magazines, publishers and designers.  She coordinates Northcott Silk Inc.’s pattern program to support new fabric collections, and is a regular contributor to The Quilter magazine and the Fons & Porter group of publications.  Northcott Silk Inc. is an International Distributor and Converter of fine cotton printed fabrics for the quilt, craft and home decor industries, with headquarters in Canada and a U.S. location in Lyndhurst, N.J.  For information about Northcott, please visit

Sew & Quilt Shop is an authorized BERNINA Dealer providing top-quality service to area residents.  The Dealer sells BERNINA sewing machines and software, and also provides a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels.  For more information about 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.