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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
by romanyroamer Go to last post
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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
by [email protected] Go to last post
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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
by Emily Go to last post
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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
by Shstringfellow Go to last post
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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
by junior4 Go to last post
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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
by SewStorm Go to last post
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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
by Tatiana Sannikova Go to last post
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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
by Trish Brown Go to last post
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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
by Ev Dugan Go to last post
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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
by Dj Go to last post
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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
by [email protected] Go to last post
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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
by duh who Go to last post
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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
by [email protected] Go to last post
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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
by Goldie Go to last post
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October 12th 03 01:53 PM
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Need to know if velour can be shrunk by [email protected]
Hi. I own a velour jogging suit that is a little too big for me. It still looks okay when I wear it, but it is a bit on the baggy side. I was wondering if any of you know if velour can be shrunk in the wash/dryer? Thanks for any info.
October 11th 03 09:07 PM
by SewStorm Go to last post
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Can anyone email me a pattern poncho age 3 by Louise
I have a little girl who has asked me to make her a poncho as her has had an operation on her arm and willl be in plater along time she cannot get a coat on. She does not live near enough to measure for the poncho and am worried about sizes does anyone have a pattern?
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October 11th 03 06:21 AM
by Cynthia Spilsted Go to last post
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