BERNINA DEALER NEEDLE & I TO HOST SEWAPALOOZA FEATURING LORRAINE WILKINS TUESDAY JUNE 3 AND WEDNESDAY JUNE 4 IN SEATTLE WASHINGTON
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BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that The Needle & I, a BERNINA Dealer with locations in Seattle and Everett, Wash., is hosting Sewapalooza, a hands-on sewing, embroidery, and quilting workshop on Tuesday, June 3 and Wednesday, June 4 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. BERNINA Educator Lorraine Wilkins will lead attendees through a host of projects that focus on machine embroidery and quilting. The event costs $49 per day and includes all supplies and lunch. The workshop will take place at The Needle & I, which is located in Seattle at 540 NE Northgate Way, Suite D. To register, call (206)724-065 or stop by the store. Registration is required as seating is limited.
BERNINA Educator Lorraine Wilkins, from Bend, Oregon, whose grandmother was a seamstress and grandfather a tailor, began sewing when she was 10 years-old. She has sewn off and on while working for telecommunications company and raising her family. After taking her first quilt class at a local BERNINA dealership, and having fallen in love with BERNINA, she secured a part-time position with BERNINA where she sells and educates consumers and artisans.
Needle & I is an authorized BERNINA Dealer who provides 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, visit www.theneedleandi.com.
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 www.bernina.com or call (630)978-2500.