Sewing Machine Service & Repair

by Brian Gottier

Sewing Machine Technician Brian Gottier
Brian Gottier

Brian Gottier, a factory trained sewing machine technician, offers sewing machine, serger, and embroidery unit repairs and service out of Between Stitches in Temecula, California. His services include repairs, cleaning, lubrication, full technical adjustments, and restoration. As a factory trained sewing machine technician, Brian works on Janome, Elna, Necchi, Bernina and various other makes and models of machines. He has experience working on Juki machines, older Singer machines, older Pfaff and Viking sewing machines, and most Kenmore sewing machines. Please call if you would like to know if Brian works on a particular model you own. Even if it's not one of the brands he has had experience with, he will usually be able to work on it unless it is computerized and/or has electronic circuitry.

With service experience in sewing machine repair that dates back to 1999, Brian has the technical expertise to fix your machine right the first time. Many of the problems associated with machines can be fixed quickly. Recommended by many customers, and with a great reputation that speaks for itself, Brian has serviced machines sent to him from all over the United States. Don't just trust your machine to any sewing machine technician. It is always important to have precision machinery serviced by someone who really knows what they are doing. Bring in or send your machine to Brian today!

What I Need For Your Service or Repair

Make sure to bring, or send the following items with your machine:

  • Foot Control
  • Power Cord
  • Zig-Zag Presser Foot
  • Buttonhole Foot (if you are having problems with buttonholes)
  • Standard Needle Plate
  • Bobbin Case
  • An Empty Bobbin

For embroidery machine service, also bring:

  • Embroidery Foot
  • Embroidery Bobbin Case
  • A Medium or Smaller Embroidery Hoop
    • No Large, Giant, or Mega Hoops Please
  • Any Special Cords

Please note: In most cases I do not have the essential accessories or parts for your specific machine. I may have to send you back home to get a power cord, foot control or one of the items listed above if you do not bring them.

Also: I do not check in accessories or parts that I do not need. Items not on my list will usually be sent back home with you, especially cases, since they take up a lot of space.

General Service Rates

Annual Service

Most Machines $144.95
Berninas $184.95
Machines w/ Built-in Emb. Unit $199.95
Machines w/ Detachable Emb. Unit $219.95
Sergers $169.95
Convertible Sergers $209.95
Bernina 1630 or newer 830e N/A
Newer Bernina (2015+) N/A

Clean & Oil

Most Machines $114.95

Diagnostic Estimate

Most Machines $89.95

Minimum Service Charge


Machine Restoration

Pricing varies
  • Machines with embroidery units may be checked in as regular machines if requested at check-in, and embroidery unit will not be cleaned, adjusted, checked, or sewn out.
  • Two technical adjustments are included in the price of an annual service. Additional fees apply for extra adjustments.
  • Parts charges and additional labor fees may apply to all annual and complete services.
  • No adjustments are made or checked during a Clean & Oil service. Clean and oil service is only suitable if your machine was already working perfectly, but needed to be cleaned and oiled.


We are no longer offering appointments at this time. We can be flexible and try to accomodate you if you are coming from a great distance away. Please contact us for more information.

Located in Temecula, California