Our Services

Machine Sales

We are a dealer in the Overberg region for Bernina and Bernette, selling new, demo and pre-loved domestic sewing, embroidery, quilting and overlocker machines.

Quilting Fabric

We have 100% cotton for quilting and patchwork, canvas for handbags, and even some exquisite Jinny Beyers fabrics! Come feast your eyes!

Haberdashery & Sewing Supplies

Stocked full with all the sewing, quilting and embroidery supplies you would need to enjoy your sewing project!

Machine Service & Repair

Between 3 technicians, you can rest assured that your machine is in good hands! We service & repair all popular brands domestic & industrial sewing, embroidery & overlocker machines in Overberg. Includes opening your machine for a thorough check on broken parts, cleaning, inspection, lubrication & adjustments. Parts, installation thereof & spares will be quoted separately. Services start from R620. 

Machine Embroidery Service

Machine embroidery is a way to stitch your design or logo onto material using computer embroidery machines.

Embroidered clothing is known to be cost effective compared to other branding options. Embroider your artwork on your corporate wear or personal items through us.

Sewing Machine Lessons

Customers who bought a new, demo or used Bernina or Bernette from us, get FREE training from us. But what if you would like a recap on how your machine works? Perhaps you have inherited a sewing machine and would some guidance on how to use it.

Book a hour time slot with us at R250 per hour! During this time, you will learn the following:

  • Overview of your machine
  • General working of the machine
  • Understanding tension
  • Basic maintenance
  • Buttonhole (if the machine has that function)
  • Setting of different stitches
  • Understanding pressure feet

Long Arm Quilting Facility

Would you like to longarm quilt your own beautiful project? Now you can do it yourself at Creative Notions! Expert advice available while you do the quilting. Booking essential. R100 per m2.

Sewing, Quilting & Embroidery Workshops

Break away from busy life! Bring your sewing machine, come and sit in a relaxing environment with soothing background, chirping chatter and a cup of coffee and discover a new skill.

Sewing Library

We have a whole library of books and magazines about sewing, quilting, smocking, teddy bear/ toy making, and more! Feel free to come and sit in our comfy lounge chairs, order a cuppa, and read, or take a picture, or ask us to photocopy the pattern and instructions you are interested in. We only request that the literature remains on our property so that it stays available for everybody.