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BERNINA DEALER SEW SMART SEWING CENTER AND QUILT SHOP TO HOST SEWAPALOOZA FEATURING LORRAINE WILKINS AUGUST 8 IN WAUSAU WISCONSIN

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BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Sew Smart Sewing Center and Quilt Shop, a BERNINA Dealer in Wausau, Wis., is hosting Sewapalooza, a hands-on sewing, embroidery, and quilting workshop on August 8 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The event will take place at the Days Inn located at 4700 Rib Mountain Drive in Wausau. BERNINA Educator Lorraine Wilkins will lead event-goers through two projects including an embroidered and embellished mug rug and one with decorative stitches. In addition, attendees will make a Kraft-Tex scissor and gift card holder. The cost is $60.00 and includes lunch. To register call (715)845-9675. Registration is required.
 
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 a telecommunications company and raising her family. After taking her first quilt class at a local BERNINA Dealer, and having fallen in love with BERNINA, she secured a part-time position with BERNINA where she educates consumers and artisans.
 
Sew Smart Sewing Center and Quilt Shop is an authorized BERNINA Dealer providing top-quality service to area residents. The Dealer offers 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 on the Dealer, please visit www.sewsmartonline.com or follow on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sew-Smart-Sewing-Center-and-Quilt-Shop/144952202190517.
 
About BERNINA
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 over 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, shop.bernina.com. BERNINA products are designed for beginning to advanced sewists and priced to meet a variety of budgets, with new products being introduced every year. You can follow BERNINA on Facebook: www.facebook.com/berninausa, Instagram: @BERNINAUSA, and Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/WeAllSew, and read BERNINA’s WeAllSew blog at www.weallsew.com. To learn more about BERNINA and to find a Dealer, visit www.bernina.com or call (630)978-2500.