We are about to move

We are growing! As of November 2021 you will find us in our new location at Genossenschaft Warmbächli near Loryplatz in Berne. We are looking forward to more room for sustainable fabrics and happy courses :-)

Atelier Goldfaden at Feuerwehr Viktoria

Gotthelfstrasse 31
3013 Bern

Wed-Fri 13-18
Sat 10-14
or by appointment

Getting There

From Berne train station by public transport:
Take tram no 9 (direction Wankdorf) or bus no 10 (direction Ostermundigen) and get off at Viktoriaplatz. The old fire brigade is near the tram and bus stop. You can enter our store from the inner courtyard of Feuerwehr Viktoria or through our entry at Gotthelfstrasse 31.

There are no parking spaces reserved for our customers. There are "Blaue Zone" parking spaces in the neighbourhood.

Our Fabrics

In our store you will find all the fabrics that are listed in the online shop: a huge selection of European linen fabrics, from linen waffle to double gauze to knitwear and jersey. Atelier Goldfaden also offers hemp fabrics, ramie, raw silk, organic cotton and innovative sustainable fibers such as Tencel or Lyocell. Also you can find here your favorite indie sewing patterns and high-quality, durable sewing accessories, from Japanese tailor's shears to recycled threads.

Second hand fabrics
Exclusively at the store you can find a collection of second hand fabrics. These are selected second hand fabrics - either from private sources or samples from fashion companies. The collections are compiled monthly according to the season and thematically. The second hand fabrics are also regularly offered for sale on our Instagram page @atelier_goldfaden. The prices for the second hand fabrics range between CHF 5.- and 30.-/m.


At the store you can pay by credit card, Postcard, Twint and in cash.