Latest Sewing Discussions

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Reassigning function
Along with all the sewing with/for DGD, I have been doing some major cleaning/donating/tossing of almost 37 years worth of accumulated stuff. My DMIL had come to live with me at the end of her l...
11 years ago 33
 
Sure-Fit Designs
Quite a number of years ago I bought the Sure-Fit Designs kits for shirt, blouse/dress and pants. That was the best investment I ever made to build slopers to my body shape! now I need to replace t...
11 years ago 16
 
Were did all those strange non sewing posts come
Where did all those posts , not realted to sewing come from ,,, ???? really can`t a Girl have a good sewing chat , this days without some , strange things around ,,,, mirjam
11 years ago 20
 
singer merrit 2106/2108
I'm looking for an operation manual/user guide for a Singer "Merritt" 2106 or 2108. Anyone? Anybody? Bueller? I would be ever-so-grateful. Thanks in advance
11 years ago 1
 
Blobby dances for us!
You are. DANCE, Blobby! Dance for us! LOL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
11 years ago
 
Article about Mary Jo's
I know a lot of you have made the pilgrimage to Mary Jo's, but it looks like the rest of us are going to be able to visit, too, though virtually. http://www.charlotteobserver.com/business/story/145...
11 years ago 2
 
Using iron on vinyl
Has anyone used the iron on vinyl? I'm making some aprons for my DD1 who is a hairdresser. I sent her a couple for her birthday in July and she was happy with them so I'm using the fabric I had le...
11 years ago 3
 
Sewing Question
What is the proper way to sew this? I've tried, but so far with no success. http://tinyurl.com/59r36s
11 years ago 1
 
courdroi
Once i used to wear Courderoi, clothes than they sort of mooved out of fashion. TWO years ago i found somewhere a DREAM LIKE printed piece of `Cloud soft` courdroi , had an idea that it might be a v...
11 years ago 14
 
more Tbbtyr oddness
"Tbbtyr" being the rot13 of "Google" Submitted a search with the terms "muslin retail yard" That's musliN with an "N" at the end. Tried it more than once, and get varying proportions of site...
11 years ago 5
 
yard(s) of musliny muslin
wash, hot, dry, hot.
11 years ago
 
when I said I didn't understand why
patchwork fabric, the store owner said "don't try." This was natural cotton with a lot of little plaid squares set in it. Not the best, not the worst
11 years ago 6
 
waist line NOW
Years ago i used to pur a Gurtband [ =gross grain ] in my skirts` waistelines, but for some years now i use Wide elastic , it holds it`s width [=vertical height of waistline] and is elastic in the c...
11 years ago 9
 
Vacation pictures not totally OT
Hey All, I have pictures up. I picked through and just put up SOME pictures. When I get better pictures from the wedding (I will be getting a CD of wedding pictures eventually) I will put up so...
11 years ago 12
 
Octopus costume
my brat child wants to be scoobydoo for halloween. I said no. (mean mommy, I know) and then I talked him into being an Octopus instead. But I can't find one to buy that he likes. So I need your ...
11 years ago 14