(919) 782-2945
Hours: Mon-Sat 10-5, Thurs. 10-6
Now Open Sundays: 1:00pm to 5:00pm

A World of Stitching at Your Fingertips!
Oak Park Shopping Center    6013 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612-2601




Happenings -- and Coming Up

Summer! Is FLYING by...  
And: YES we will be at the "Original Sewing & Quilt EXPO July 19-21.
And:Yes, Special Machine and Fabric Prices will be in-place at the Store, as well as at the EXPO!
Map to the Store
Just Some of the Machines That Will be There!
Plus Kits, Quilts on Display and More.

(Clicking on the following will show more information on the BERNINA USA website)

880 Plus Anniv Edition 125 Anniv Presser Foot 790 Plus Anniv Edition 770 QE 590 535

Row By Row Experience is HERE! At Bernina World of Sewing 

BWOS Row by Row Experience 2018
Now -thru- Tuesday September 4


Please Note:
  • You must come into the store, to get a free paper pattern. ONE pattern per person. 


  • Kits contain patterns so you do DO NOT get another pattern by itself.  You may purchase AS MANY KITS as needed.            

    There will be NO RETURNS of the kits

    The price of the kit is $17.99

    Want to Pre-Order the kit now ($19.99) to reserve it? It will be shipped the first week of November. 

    Pre-Order Our Row by Row kit ($19.99)

  • Fabric Plate price is $4.99.


  • Music notes are sold separately, as many packages as you want. (The same four notes are in each package).  Price is  $4.99


  • We DO NOT have any fabric from the kits to sell as yardage



If you have any questions, comments or otherwise with the above, please eMail:
send mail to: BWOSRowbyRow2018@BerninaWorldofSewing.com


BERNINA 535 - Give it a Look!
Are you looking for a BERNINA?
There are Many options - perhaps the B535?

If you are looking for a fine machine for now and in the future: Give the BERNINA 535 a close look. Embroidery module can be added now or later; the machine's software is ready for you: Now.

Some Highlites:
  • 5mm Stitch Width
  • New 4.3" Color Touch Screen
  • Automatic Thread Cutter
  • Security Stitch
  • Personal Settings
    and More.

MSRP $3,499.00 (Ask the store for current sales going on)
For online information for the machine, click on:
BERNINA USA Webpage Information for B535

A special, long-lasting machine.


Send me a note if you would like me to arrange a try-yourself session: send mail to: CurrentSpecials at Bernina World of Sewing dot com

FQTIO: "Favorite Quilt That I Own"
Can you say which one it is? Does this sound interesting? If so - Please browse:
Note: We have nine participants. We want to have ten participants. (The most-recent participant joined us July 19, 2018).
This "project" will continue until we get ten!

A Project: Favorite Quilt That I Own


Recent Fabrics
Five of the most recent fabrics that we have added to the store and to the online site include:
(Click on the following to see some of the selections in a large-sized image.
To see all the fabrics, go to our online site using site navigation at the top of this page).
  • Hoffman Batiks June 2018

100% Cotton
$11.99 Per Yard
Hoffman Batiks June 2018 Web Shopping

  • Away In A Manger - Henry Glass & Co.

100% Cotton
$11.75 Per Yard
Away In A Manger Web Shopping

  • Morris Holiday Metallic - V&A Museum - moda

100% Cotton
$12.29 Per Yard
Morris Holiday Metallic Web Shopping

  • Celestial Winter by Jason Yenter - In The Beginning EESchenck

100% Cotton
$11.99 Per Yard
Celestial Winter Web Shopping

  • Coral Reef - Northcott

100% Cotton
$11.49 -to $12.99 Per Yard
Coral Reef Web Shopping

A reminder: We have about 150 fabrics in our "Inventory Reduction" area that are marked 50%, 60% or 70% off. Fabrics are added to this Sale area regularly. We aim at keeping the number of fabrics in this area at a sufficient level to make room for new fabric that is currently arriving and on the way! Stop by and check-out the Fabric Sale area.

Sonja has started a Store Sample and Kit, using a free pattern from In The Beginning Fabrics using the Mini Ikats fabric. Stop by the "Original Sewing Expo" at the Raleigh Convention Center July 19-21 to see it and purchase the limited availability kit.

Store Sample In-Progress
  The Fabric:
Mini Ikats - In The Beginning
100% Cotton
$11.75 Per Yard

Mini Ikats Web Shopping
To see additional arrived-fabrics, click on:

If you would like to see the most-recent AND all the fabrics on our new Website and Web-ordering page, click below
or use the Navgation at the top of this page to go to "Web Shopping".


Sales and More

Stay tuned for information - However: Always know that the store has the LATEST information. Stop by!


Are you headed down the path - or,
You are thinking about heading down the path - or:
You have been down the path in the past and did not continue the path for some reason - Of:
Embroidery Software?

Let's try the BERNINA Toolbox soon. Priced right, with a free 30-day trial available: Now.
For information, go to the BERNINA Website at:
BERNINA USA Website for Toolbox Information

If you are in the Raleigh area and you decide to get started: Don't hesitate to let us know how your progress goes and if there is something we can do to assist you. We look forward to working with you.

If you have feedback, please eMail us at:

Any questions or comments, please: send mail to: BWOSToolbox at Bernina World of Sewing

Interested in viewing the images/panels of an example that I used for testing the BERNINA Toolbox? If so, click below.

  • I was provided (on my computer) with a previously - digitized file.
  • Move it to the BERNINA Toolbox.
  • Decide to Remove the Outer Border of the design.
  • Move (Save) the BERNINA Toolbox-modified file back into the Computer's folder. For Saving / Use via USB, etc. on the embroidery machine later.
  • Asked to modify it again. Move the file back to the BERNINA Toolbox.
  • Use the BERNINA Toolbox to change the size of the BEE.
  • Add a Letter "B" and position the letter into the deired place within the design.
  • Add the Letter "E", position the "E" and add a Textbox comment.
  • Add a Flower and position the flower.
  • And - Add Another Flower.
  • View the Changed Design
  • Move (Save) the BERNINA Toolbox-modified file back into the Computer's folder for Saving / Use via USB, etc. on the embroidery machine later



Animal Collage Quilt

These are wonderful animal collage art quilts created from patterns designed by Laura Heine. Pick your favorite out and it will be made by fussing cutting flowers, leaves, paisleys, butterflies, birds, whatever you want to use. These have been such a success with so many, so much fun and very beautiful. No two will look alike!

Embroidery Club

Join us for our new and exciting monthly embroidery club led by Cathy Hooper in the morning session and Stephanie Pennington-Grant in our evening class. Each month we will be learning a new technique. Click for details

Embroidery Club

Join us for our new and exciting monthly embroidery club led by Cathy Hooper in the morning session and Stephanie Pennington-Grant in our evening class. Each month we will be learning a new technique. Click for details

Jul 26
A Walk in December
Jul 27
How About a Selfie?
Jul 28
Scandinavian Snowflake

(919) 782-2945
6013 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612-2601   Mon-Sat 10-5, Thurs. 10-6
Open Sundays: 1:00-5:00pm
(919) 782-2945

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send mail to: Webmaster at Bernina World of Sewing dot com

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