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FAQ what machine should I buy? by Penny S
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October 18th 03 03:00 PM
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posting FAQ; Newcomer welcome by Penny S
Welcome Sewists and new posters! Here are some guidelines to posting to the sewing newsgroups. In case you are wondering where you are and how you got here, you are in a newsgroup, AKA "usenet" which is a part of the internet that has been around much much longer than the www, which it is not a...
October 18th 03 02:59 PM
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How can I make my own mascot costume? by Lucas Jensen
I want to sew my own mascot costume. I'm interested in the ones with a lot of plush and foam which make you look big and round. Are there any books on the subject out there? What about patterns? Have you seeen any "how to"-homepages? It's not important wether it's a bear, a chicken, Mickey Mouse or...
October 18th 03 06:30 AM
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Baby Booties by Jenn Ridley
Sarah Dixon wrote: Can anyone help me find a pattern (preferably free) for baby shoes? My son has such big feet that we are finding it very hard to buy any. Use socks. My kids never wore booties. :) Wild Things (the demo from Wild Ginger) has a bootie pattern in...
October 17th 03 08:46 PM
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Buttons for sale by Goldie
Anyone interested or Require any Buttons http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=121&item=2351441683 Thanks for looking Leonie76
October 17th 03 02:51 AM
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What is the best way to make LETTERS? by Chelley
Another online community I belong to held an "online shower," which is kind of like a secret pal kind of a thing. Well the deadline to send out your gift was Oct 1. I ordered my secret person's gift 4 weeks ago and it still has not come in yet... so now I feel guilty that she is getting her gift so...
October 17th 03 02:22 AM
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Looking for patterns by Derek Godfrey
Hello, I am looking for patterns for Musketeer costumes. I am particularly interested in the tabards, both from the earlier "Three Musketeers" period and later "The Man in the Iron Mask" periods. But what I really have been unable to find is a pattern for a riding cassock/cloak as seen in the...
October 16th 03 03:00 PM
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Sewing Interview/Machine by [email protected]
This morning I interviewed with an interior decorator for a job. Actually, we interviewed each other, and we both came away with the notion that we will be able to work well together. The interview was at her condo. I arrived there to discover that it is a secure gated community, and she had given...
October 16th 03 01:27 PM
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"open source" patterns? by Mike Warren
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 Greetings, I'm interested to know if there are any sources of Free (as in speech) patterns on the Web. I would also be interesting in any free-software for doing anything at all related to pattern design (I can't find anything at...
October 16th 03 01:18 PM
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T-shirt Necklines by MLWCS
I have a bunch of women's t-shirts (the form-fitting type) that have high necklines. I would like to lower the necklines, if possible - preferably scoop and not V. I'm not sure how to do this (without stretching, puckering, etc.). Is binding necessary on these mostly 100% cotton T's, or can i...
October 15th 03 10:33 PM
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Looking for Buttons by Kevin
I have some lovely mens's dress shirts I bought in Italy with great, thick buttons made of bakelite. I have searched high and low for a manufacturer of similar buttons but have been completely unable to come across them. Can anyone recommend a good source of shirt buttons online? I have done...
October 15th 03 01:45 AM
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Singer Featherweight by Rich Phillips
Hello, I've just become interested in the Singer Featherweight sewing machines. I've looked at a number of web pages, but cannot find one that explains the difference between a 221 and a 221-1. Does anyone on this list know the answer, or where I can go to find out? Thanks for your help.
October 14th 03 10:51 PM
by Taria Go to last post
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Thank You Iris by Dj
"Dj" wrote in message ... Hi all, Does anyone know if, I want to use Buzz Tools or Embird with my new Ultimate Box. Do I need any additional software to make it compatible with The Ultimate Box????? You don't...
October 14th 03 09:05 PM
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Name that fabric by duh who
I bought a couple of bolts of fabric from a friend yesterday who inherited a bunch of stuff from her mother. One was muslin, the other, hmmm, not sure. Can't tell if its linen, a very raw muslin, or interfacing. Its stiff, coarse, scratchy, has little woody pieces in the weave and you can see...
October 14th 03 07:09 PM
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Neck Pillow patterns? by aeromom
Anyone know of a free on-line pattern for a neck pillow? I am looking for the kind that has the U-shape for the neck. aeromom
October 14th 03 04:58 AM
by Emily Go to last post
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Men's dress shirt pattern recommendation? by BYDMORAN
I have just decided to make my husband some dress shirts instead of buying yet more that just don't last. I am wondering if anyone can recommend a pattern which they have used and found it goes together nicely. I would like to make several of different prints of fabric. I need a placket front,...
October 14th 03 12:37 AM
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emb.machine problem by user78
I have a new Simplicity embroidery machine that worked fine the first few tries, but now when i try to sew t-shirt embroidery (words and numbers) the tension is not working properly and all you see is the bobbin thread with very little top thread. i have decreased the upper thread tension (and even...
October 13th 03 10:20 PM
by Taria Go to last post
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Weihnachts design by Stickerei
hello,friend I just finished my website at http://demen.freewebpage.org ,You can find some christmas design at there. It is very cheap,you can get 32 designs only by $10.Only two packs are finished now,and the other two will be finished soon.Wish you like them! thank you Stickerei design...
October 13th 03 03:48 PM
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Buttons by Goldie
Anyone interested or Require any Buttons http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=121&item=2351441683 Thanks for looking Leonie76
October 12th 03 11:26 PM
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Current Issues Article Archive by [AF] Abdulhafid
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October 12th 03 01:53 PM
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