Bernina Creative Studio
Bernina Creative Studio
Each lesson showcases the best of Bernina products, features and benefits through a fun and inspirational approach.
Friday, April 3, 10am
Project: Bed Runner by Denise Jones Add flair to your room with this simple but stunning bed runner. This lesson will include a traditional block with a twist. Have fun learning a new block without the commitment of a large quilt! Embroidery: Embroidering Personalized Patches with Judy Hahner Iron-on patches are fun and easy to make. Learn the process to embroider a patch and the proper supplies that will give you successful results. Whether you use a purchased patch design or create your own, patches can be a simple and creative way to showcase your personality, on everyday items. Technique: Overlocker Blindstitch Foot with Jaime David Have you ever considered using the blindstitch foot to sew the perfect edge? Learn the difference between the two sizes of blindstitch feet. A fun application is to use this foot with a flatlock to create a unique looking ladder hem found in ready-to-wear clothing. Just because it?s called the blindstitch foot doesn?t mean you have to make a blind hem. Learn how to achieve a great looking pintucks on woven and knit fabrics. You can use this technique to embellish your fabric to create everything from heirloom yokes to t-shirt panels and pillow tops.
Friday, May 1, 10am
Project: Sassy Kitchen Towel with Heather Lofstrom Jazz up a plain kitchen towel with this fun project. Add a Cooking Quote with machine embroidery. Embellish with fun fabric, rick rack trim, and a ruffle. Any cook would love to have this fun addition to their kitchen.
Embroidery: Monogrammed Cork Key Chain with Sylvain Bergeron Find your keys?in style! Using machine built-in lettering, we?ll create a monogram and stitch it on cork, a versatile and durable material for everyday use. The included circle design will be the key to the project. You?ll want to make one of these for yourself and everyone on your gift list!
Technique: Pintuck Feet #30, 31, 32, 33, and 46 with Debbie Cacciamani Originally, pintucks were designed as an heirloom sewing technique, but in this lesson, you will learn several other fun applications. Pintucks can be created with various fabric weights and cords for added dimension and interest. Learn how to add beautiful pintucks to your next project!
Friday, May 29, 10am
Project: Big Bag with Heather Lofstrom This Big Bag is perfect for a day at the beach, shopping, or taking items to a retreat. Made from either laminated cotton or oilcloth, this bag will be your go-to. Learn how to work with unique fabrics and webbing straps to make the Big Bag.
Embroidery: Quilting Edge to Edge in the Hoop with Judy Hahner Yes, you can quilt in the embroidery hoop! Use Endless Embroidery and Pinpoint Placement to perfectly stitch an edge to edge continuous quilting design. Technique: Decorative Stitch Binding with Nina McVeigh This is a perfect finish for a totally machine-stitched binding. Learn how to exactly place the Decorative Stitch to enhance the bound edge, creating a special finish. Cost: