Gall Sewing & Vac, a long-standing company and BERNINA


NOVI, Michigan, Oct. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — “We are excited to offer sewers and quilters the opportunity to see demonstrations and test drive the entire line of BERNINA Series Longarm Quilting Machines. Q at the upcoming Original Sewing and Quilting Expo. The show will be held in Novi, Michigan, November 10-12, 2022,” said Jason Novak, President of Gall Sewing & Vac.

The OSQE show features a wide variety of class offerings, hands-on demonstrations, trunk exhibits, quilt exhibits, a mall for shopping, a runway fashion show, an exhibition of costume artists and a cosplay fashion show.

“This show has it all, and we’re happy to be a part of it,” Novak said. “There has been a sewing exhibition in Novi for many years, and we have existed even longer, since 1946.”

“This year we will be offering free-motion techniques and ruler quilting classes on the BERNINA Q-Series seated machine models. We have brought in educators Nellie Vilakis and Donelle McAdams to teach,” Novak said.

The three-day show will be held at the Suburban Collection Showplace, 46100 Grand River, Novi, Michigan 48374.

You can get your entrance tickets at a reduced price and register for classes online. Visit for more information. Show times are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily.

For those wishing to attend long arm classes sponsored by Gall Sewing & Vac, please contact Novak at [email protected]. He has a few free class tickets and encourages anyone interested in longarm quilting to come to a class and “play the machine a bit.”

“We will be holding a ‘before Black Friday’ sale and offering ‘the lowest possible prices’ on our BERNINA longarm machines at the show,” Novak said.

Gall Sewing & Vac has three locations in Michigan.

“Our main store in Grand Rapids is located at 3150 Plainfield Avenue and is 18,000 square feet. We’ve stocked it with the best machines, notions, accessories, embroidery supplies, sewing furniture and cabinets, fabrics and long arm machines. We offer full sales, service and training on sewing machines and vacuum cleaners and have two classrooms for classes and training.

The other two locations are Lansing, Michigan, at 444 Frandor Avenue, and Muskegon 1910 E. Apple Avenue, Suite K. The company’s website is

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