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Sewing Machine Sales & Service in Chesapeake, VA

National Sewing Month

BERNINA wants you to celebrate National Sewing Month in Style!

September 1-30

with a trade in of any brand, any model machine.

  • Five D Feet Set
  • The Big Book of Feet
  • 600+ Embroidery Designs
  • Scissor Set
  • XL Suitcase Set

*Offer applies only to the purchase of new BERNINA 880 Plus and/or BERNINA 790 Plus machines and is valid September 1– 30, 2017 at any participating BERNINA Store with qualifying trade-in. Brand model and condition of trade-in will impact size of discount. Used or refurbished B 880 Plus/B 790 Plus machines not eligible for discount offer. One savings discount per customer. Savings discount will be applied to the MSRP automatically by the Store at the time of purchase. Not valid on previous purchases or with any other savings offers or coupons. Some exclusions may apply. Subject to availability. Available while supplies last. Taxes are not included in the total purchase calculation. Customer is responsible for all applicable sales tax. If customer returns purchase, discount will be lost. Cannot be redeemed for cash. The participating BERNINA Store has final decision on brand, model and condition of sewing/embroidery/overlocker/serger machines that are relinquished for trade-in.
**One BERNINA Gift With Purchase (GWP) with a $2,584.96 MSRP available to retail purchaser of a new BERNINA 880 Plus or new BERNINA 790 Plus sewing machine. One BERNINA GWP includes one of the following: One (1) BERNINA Accessory Bag ($149 MSRP), one (1) Five D Feet Set ($299.99 MSRP), The Big Book of Feet ($99 MSRP), 600+ Embroidery Designs ($1,199 MSRP), one (1) Scissor Set ($139.97 MSRP) and BERNINA XL Suitcase System ($698 MSRP). Offer cannot be transferred or redeemed for cash. Cannot be combined with or replaced with any other offer or discount. Not valid on previous purchases. Taxes are not included in the total purchase calculation. Offer available at participating BERNINA Stores only. Subject to availability. Available while supplies last. Some exclusions may apply. Offer valid September 1–30, 2017.

The votes are in and the viewers choice for the "Apple for the Teacher" goes to Susan De Veer, creator of apple #1. Congratulations Susan. Up next is our "Scaredy Cat" just in time for Halloween. Challenge entries will be posted on Oct. 1. Here are samples of what our staff has created to give you some ideas. Check back with us on Oct. 1 and vote for your favorite challenge entry. Remember one vote per email address per day please. If you would like to join our challenge call or come into the store for details.

NOTICE: Effective June 1, 2017 we will no longer accept coupons that do not have an expiration date on them. We appreciate your understanding.

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

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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.

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