Classes in quilting, sewing, machine embroidery, and serging will be offered

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that BERNINA Connection, a BERNINA Dealer in Phoenix, is hosting a two-day all-inclusive sewing retreat that will offer four classes in quilting, sewing, machine embroidery, and serging. The retreat, which is being called Destination Creativity, will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Friday, November 21 and Saturday, November 22 at Corpus Christi Church, located at 3550 E. Knox Road. The cost is $249 and includes use of BERNINA machines, class kits with all supplies cut and ready for use, and two meals each day plus snacks. The classes will be taught by teachers from around the country and locally. In addition, local designers will showcase their favorite notions, and their designs will be available for purchase in the event’s vendor mall. Registration is available by calling (602)553-8350 or online at
BERNINA Connection is an authorized BERNINA Dealer that provides top-quality service to area residents. The Dealer offers the full line of BERNINA sewing machines, software and accessories, and provides a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels. For more information on The BERNINA Connection, please visit
Founded in Switzerland more than 100 years ago, BERNINA is the world’s premier manufacturer with a proven reputation for offering quality state-of-the-art sewing, quilting and embroidery machines, overlockers, sergers, and embroidery software. BERNINA’s leadership is marked by an impressive number of ambassadors, industry leaders, influencers and bloggers, who chose to partner with the company. BERNINA products are sold in the United States through a network of approximately 400 fully trained independent dealerships that also offer support and education. Select BERNINA and bernette machines, and BERNINA software can also be purchased through BERNINA’s eCommerce site, BERNINA products are designed for beginning to advanced sewists and priced to meet a variety budgets, with new products being introduced every year. You can follow BERNINA on Facebook:, Twitter:, and Pinterest:, and read BERNINA’s WeAllSew blog at To learn more about BERNINA and to find a Dealer, visit or call (630)978-2500.