OVERLOCKER SALE ON NOW!!!! Click and Collect Available

New online store

Help support a local business by ordering your sewing supplies with us.

About us

Bernina Christchurch Sewing Centre formerly known as Bernina Dress Sundries has been operating for over 40 years in Christchurch. We specialize in the sales and service of Bernina and Bernette sewing machines and overlockers.

We pride ourselves in great customer service by this we hope you leave the shop satisfied.

We also cater for all your sewing supplies and accessories with our huge range of quality products. We have an extensive colour selection of threads, buttons, zips and trims.

With hundreds of quilting fabrics to choose from and an amazing array of quilting supplies – We are your one stop quilting shop!

We are centrally located in the city centre for your convenience opposite the South City Mall on Colombo Street.

We have new fabrics coming instore all the time. You will find some of these under our new instore category.

Bernina Overlockers

  • Bernina L450 Overlocker
    Regular price
    $999.00
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    $999.00
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    $1,299.00
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  • Bernina L460 Overlocker
    Regular price
    $1,499.00
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    $1,499.00
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    $1,799.00
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  • Bernina 1300MDC Overlocker & Coverstitch
    Regular price
    $1,999.00
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    $1,999.00
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Bernette Overlocker

  • Bernette Funlock 44 Overlocker
    Regular price
    $599.00
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    $599.00
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    $699.00
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  • Bernette Funlock 42 Coverseam
    Regular price
    $749.00
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    $749.00
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    $899.00
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  • Bernette Funlock 48 Overlocker/Coverseam
    Regular price
    $949.00
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    $949.00
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    $1,099.00
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Schmetz needles

  • Universal needles
    Regular price
    $6.00
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    $6.00
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  • Jersey/ballpoint needles
    Regular price
    $7.00
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    $7.00
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  • Jeans/Denim needles
    Regular price
    $7.50
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    $7.50
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  • Stretch needles
    Regular price
    $9.90
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    $9.90
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Bernina Sewing Machines

  • Bernina 325 Sewing Machine
    Regular price
    $1,899.00
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    $1,899.00
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    $1,899.00
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  • Bernina 335 Sewing Machine
    Regular price
    $2,299.00
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    $2,299.00
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    $2,299.00
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  • Bernina 435 Sewing Machine
    Regular price
    $2,899.00
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    $2,899.00
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    $2,899.00
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  • Bernina 475 Sewing Machine Quilters Edition
    Regular price
    $3,299.00
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    $3,299.00
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    $3,299.00
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Bernina Accessories

  • Straight Stitch Plate - 570QE,740,770QE
    Regular price
    $59.90
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    $59.90
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  • Magnifying Lens Set
    Regular price
    $117.30
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    $117.30
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  • Bernina Gripper Rings
    Regular price
    $314.00
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    $314.00
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  • Ruler Kit
    Regular price
    $335.00
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    $335.00
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Bernette Sewing Machines

  • Bernette Sew & Go 1 Sewing Machine
    Regular price
    $199.00
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    $199.00
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  • Bernette Sew & Go 3 Sewing Machine
    Regular price
    $259.00
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    $259.00
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  • Bernette 33 Sewing Machine
    Regular price
    $399.00
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    $399.00
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    $399.00
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  • Bernette 35 Sewing Machine
    Regular price
    $499.00
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    $499.00
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    $499.00
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PATTERNS

  • Oliver Hoot
    Regular price
    $18.00
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    $18.00
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  • Percy & Herb
    Regular price
    $18.00
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    $18.00
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  • Unity the Unicorn
    Regular price
    $18.00
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    $18.00
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  • Milestone Memories
    Regular price
    $32.00
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    $32.00
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