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New reader by Belinda Alene
I am the owner of a small business where I sell mostly hand made items made by myself or my family. I sew using only my own designs. What I seek at this time is ideas on how to enlarge my business contacts using Internet. I have a web sight, just not sure how to use it. I am used to doing...
October 16th 11 03:56 AM
by Belinda Alene Go to last post
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Help with window treatments! by -dlm.
Hello! I am having difficulty with a home-decorating project that I started. I purchased 100% cotton drapes from IKEA. Because they are too casual for my needs, I thought that it would be fairly simple to turn these inexpensive tab-top curtains into custom window treatments by adding a lining and...
September 30th 11 01:48 AM
by BEI Design[_3_] Go to last post
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New to sewing.. need a little help please by JeannetteM
Hi Everyone, I\'m new to sewing.. well new to sewing clothes.. This will be my first time making a dress and I picked a simple pattern.. I though it was simple anyway.. I bought a pattern that can be made in sizes 12, 14, 16, and 18 but I\'m scared to cut the fabric because it looks like the skirt...
September 18th 11 03:53 PM
by BiaxinUsa Go to last post
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embroidary machine by angel3
i purchased a brother PE 700 it included a manual, however i feel it is very complicated to understand. Can i purchase a video class online to help? -- +----------------------------------+ | Delivered via http://www.sewgirls.com | | Web, Facebook, Twitter and RSS interface to |
August 19th 11 04:30 AM
by Polly Esther[_5_] Go to last post
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Unique Art by Batik Painting Art
Hi, We have many kind of Indonesian batik painting art. Please visit to our website at http://www.indonesian-batik.com . Thank you very much.
June 10th 11 04:17 PM
by Batik Painting Art Go to last post
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A question a fusible bonding by Craftymum
Hey all, What would you do in my situation? I am working on a childrens item that will need to stand up to alot of wear and tear. I am applique'ing 100% cotton onto minky (100% poleyster) the minky cannot be ironed. Do you think quilting spray is fine or do you still recommend some sort of...
May 30th 11 07:57 AM
by Kate XXXXXX Go to last post
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dongle by Mary Cardakaris
I have a Hus Designer1 embroidery machine and to access the software I need a parrarell port on my laptop which I do not have,I have tried usb adaptors but the software does not recognize them.I have been told by the company that all I can do is upgrade and+ $, which I am trying to avoid if I...
April 24th 11 07:54 AM
by BEI Design[_3_] Go to last post
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Another honey-do completed by John
In a seemingly never ending list of things to do, your intrepid compatriot hereby declares another honey-do as finished. Awhile ago, my Wife asked me to make a collapsable lectern for her to use in her capacity as an officer in various organizations that she belongs to. She would use it for...
April 19th 11 07:05 PM
by symnappenda Go to last post
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Singer Futura Quartet Up for Live Simulcast Auction by J
Hello all: We are holding an estate auction and there is a Singer Futura Quartet that will be on the block. This is live in house and is open for Internet bidding now and Live Real Time Bidding on Sat April 9th if anyone has a need for one. Here is the link http://bayareaauctionservices.com It...
April 10th 11 06:49 PM
by badMeags Go to last post
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Alt.sewing by Ron Anderson
Anyone else having a problem posting or reading alt.sewing? -- Ron Anderson A1 Sewing Machine 18 Dingman Rd Sand Lake, NY 12153 http://www.a1sewingmachine.com www.facebook.com/A1SewingMachineSpecialists
March 10th 11 01:03 PM
by Claire Owen[_2_] Go to last post
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tension problem by Ron Anderson
"Richard" wrote in message ... I'm relatively new to sewing so bare with me. I have a Juki DU-141NH industrial machine that I have been learning with. I purchased the machine used and ...
February 12th 11 08:20 AM
by first be Go to last post
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Sewing by nerobi10
are there any sewing classes for 11-12 yr. olds in Miami-Dade in Florida? and if there is then tell me where it is?
February 3rd 11 08:40 AM
by nerobi10 Go to last post
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ot; kids are cute by AussiePL
A women brings eight-year-old ****-skinned Mohammed home to his cave and tells his mom that he were caught playing doctors and nurses with Mary, her pure white, eight-year-old daugter. Mohammeds mom says, '''Lets not be too harsh on them.... they are bound to be curious about sex at that...
January 12th 11 02:51 AM
by AussiePL Go to last post
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I'll bet you've not heard this sewing machine problem before by Micki
I bought a used Babylock sewing machine (not a serger) at a yard sale for $40. The yard sale was at a storage unit that had been abandoned and the property owner was selling off the contents. It looked okay, the owner let me plug it in and use it long enough to determine that it was working. I took...
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December 8th 10 05:20 AM
by sf[_2_] Go to last post
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SEWING LEATHER questions by NordieDiva
Hello everyone! I have searched this forum for leather related threads, but didn't find anything...if anyone knows where I might find it here, please let me know. I am searching any info about leather, tools and accessories here. I have worked with all kinds of fabrics before, but now want to try...
August 2nd 10 05:44 PM
by NordieDiva Go to last post
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Empisal Pacesetter sewing machine manual by Peter Jenkins
Anyone have one of these machines (and have the instruction manual for it) or know where I can get one at a reasonable price. The machine is similar to a Brother, in fact there might be a Brother manual which will be suitable. There is an Empisal one obtainable online but they want US $42 for it...
May 23rd 10 04:58 PM
by Olwyn.Mary Go to last post
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New Crafter's Center by red46[_2_]
The new Crafter's Center, an extension to Crafter's Corner, found at http://judysbookshop.com/center/ is intended strictly for crafter's of all media to build their own online blogging shops. It includes 'eShop' a program to help you with your sales. There is also a help file at...
May 2nd 10 07:47 PM
by nobody Go to last post
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A quick gift idea. by John
Here is a scarf I made today from some fabric I have on hand and am using for a series of quilts for wounded Veterans. I power pieced the cut strips into the needed combinations for a 9 patch pattern and then assembled the whole thing using some Harriet Hargrave 100% wool batting cutoffs that I...
April 9th 10 03:36 PM
by mirjam Go to last post
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Fabric stores in New York City by Alison[_2_]
Hi fellow stitchers, I know this question has been asked in the past but stores come and go so I'd like up-to-date info. I'm going to NYC the week after Easter and would like to browse/shop at some quality fabric stores. Designer off-cuts and ends of line, plus choice of fabrics similar to...
March 28th 10 06:59 PM
by Alison[_2_] Go to last post
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making patterns by nelson
years ago i bought a book, about making patterns from clothes you like, cant remember the name of it right now. but, if you already have sewing knowledge so that you know what has to be cut on the bias, straight grain, etc..you can pretty much lay out your pants, top, whatever, get the sections as...
March 25th 10 01:30 PM
by Samantha Hill Go to last post
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