Where Creativity Begins!

Sewing Machine Sales & Service in Chesapeake, VA

For superior sewing capability, sew with Bernina sewing machines. Full of amazing features, these machines are truly outstanding, especially when backed by our warranties.
A Different Touch has all the sewing supplies you need right here in our shop. We offer all kinds of quilting fabrics and sewing notions to help you create what you want.
You'll love working with our team of knowledgeable and friendly, Bernina educated, sales associates and certified technicians at our sewing shop. They are ready and ... Read more

You know you're a quilter when the only scraps under your dining room table are fabric.


News & Updates


Row by Row 2016 is in full swing!

Stop by and pick up your free pattern or purchase this kit to make our row. This year's theme is "Home Sweet Home". We pay tribute to our military members who live on their ships with our boat block, as well as our beach lovers with the sandcastle.

Quilting row with house, ship, and boat - sewing center in Chesapeake, VA

Ryan's Case for Smiles

A Different Touch is a drop-off point for pillowcase donations. Visit their website to learn more!

Ryan's Case for Smiles - sewing center in Chesapeake, VA
Call 757-366-8830 Today To Learn More!

Why Choose A Different Touch?

A Different Touch strives to maintain an atmosphere that everyone of all ages can enjoy. We are always willing to offer help where needed with a smile. It is a joy to start with a small project and end with something big.

In Business for 24 Years
200+ Years of Combined Experience
Certified BERNINA Dealer
Awarded 'Dealer of the Year' Twice
Recognized for Our Creativity
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