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Adult Halloween Costumes, Lingerie And More!


September 13, 2019, 9:56 am

Adult Halloween Costumes, Lingerie And More! Lets get ready for that magical moment where kids and grown kids alike dress up and run around as there favorite character and hero for a day. Visit our ... Read more »

Black Lingerie


July 1, 2019, 7:28 am

Black Lingerie One size fits most, no fuss no mess, find it, buy it, ooolala, turn the party out or bring it down low. http://www.mylittleblackdress.org Read more »

How do I fix a PFAFF varimatic 6091 that has a broken zigzag function?


February 15, 2019, 4:36 pm

Any function that I try that involves the needle moving from side to side doesn?t work. I can only sew straight stitches. Read more »

19th century dye research in Glasgow


June 9, 2017, 10:05 am

Seen stuff like they're interested in?... if so let them know: https://universityofglasgowlibrary.wordpress.com/2017/06/08/dye-versity-for-international-archives-day/ ------------------------------... Read more »

Re: adjusting timing of hook on Pfaff 130


March 13, 2017, 5:40 pm

LOL! We no want pfuff hooks here. ************************************************************** NNTP-Posting-Host: 182.180.123.65 Spammer is from Islamabad, Pakistan, what a shock! ************... Read more »

Re: WTD: Info on a Walton Celestial (516 MKIII)


October 11, 2016, 6:37 am

^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ I suspect Billie-Marie either found a manual at some point in the past 20+ years, or gave up. Read more »

Which button hole attachment fits a singer 306w


December 31, 2015, 3:50 am

I just purchased a beautiful black vintage Singer 306w. I am needing to find the correct button hole attachment that fits this specific model.. Can someone please help me? Read more »

Re: African American Counted Cross Stitch


June 7, 2015, 3:44 pm

In response to your request for African-American cross stitch, you may want to try Amazon.com/uk.....I found some of the most exquisite African-Americ an designs. I've purchased a few, adding them... Read more »

Creative Needle back issues available


May 28, 2015, 3:14 pm

I'm posting to let everyone know about a number of Creative Needle back iss ues and rare Collector's Editions I have. Creative Needle was a magazine th at specialized in smocking, handsewing, embro... Read more »

Problem with Janome 300e Presser foot/needle


May 3, 2015, 6:22 pm

Hi, I have had a Janome 300e for many years, most of which it has been packed away. I have recently decided its time to make use of the machine but when I turn it on it makes a hammering noise. The m... Read more »

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what's the best sewing machine for teens & preteens?


I am looking for one for a 11 yr old that will last her a while. any recommendations? thanks gods1216@comcast.net Read more »

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how to finish off


hello new to sewing ,how do i finish of a line once iv finished it so it doesnt undo on a sewing machine ,thanks ,i hope that makes sence to sombody please help . ------------------------------------... Read more »

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help with starter serger choice


Janome vs Brother vs White etc... Hi, I am considering a Brother 1034d serger through Amazon...with discounts and free shipping it's going to be $174. I have never used a serger before but I'm looki... Read more »

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seam guide for computerized sewing machines...


I just bought a Brother CS-6000i sewing machine from Wally World and while surfing the net I came to realize that you CANNOT use a magnetic seam guide on the computerized sewing machines! Can anyone... Read more »

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Needle position


------------------------------------- My mom gave me her old Pfaff 7550,and I'm really struggling to use this manual. I can't find anything in it! Does anybody know how to adjust the needle position... Read more »

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Lilia Vanini Boutique


I studied and graduated in graphic design, I moved to Miami where I worked for many years in the Miami Herald Newspaper and several Miami Fashion Maga zines, in a vacation trip I knew the city of ... Read more »

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How do I tailor tack?


I am frustrated with pattern markings and getting them on both pieces of fabric. Saw a sewing program on tv and they used tailor tacks. they also used a special cotton thread from japan to do these.... Read more »

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Canvas thread


I'm getting ready to play around with my walking foot Singer to make some awnings. What kind of thread should I get? I want strong, and UV resistant. Is this something available at a local store... Read more »

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Fabric stores in New York City


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 q... Read more »

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half-moon windows


Does anyone have any ideas on how to go about making a curtain for a fairly large half-moon window? Are there any patterns available? Cindy Read more »