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Need curtain advise
Hello everyone, I just bought a house that was a rental and all the curtains have to be replaced. The back of the house is almost all windows and I wanted to put sheers up. But the rods that are...
11 years ago 11
 
Birthday sewing
Well, today, my little preemie turned 5!! I made her a jumper and a wool coat to wear with dresses as well as a princess dress-up dress. She wouldn't go to sleep last night, so I told her that the...
11 years ago 32
 
Changing News Server
Comcast is discontinuing newsgroups, so I have signed up with for access. I will continue using the sign-on name "BEIDesign". Carry on. Beverly Excellent. There are many roads that lead to Rome....
11 years ago 13
 
News of DGD
My DGD, for whom I am making a hand-sewn kilt and velvet Highland dance jacket, was injured Saturday playing league soccer (football to non-USAzians). She and several other girls were scrimmaging...
11 years ago 29
 
Machine Recommendation - Sewing & Embroidery
Good morning. I'm a beginner with an older hand-me down machine. I'm planning to buy a machine and am considering whether to buy a sewing (only) machine or a sewing and embroidery machine. Any...
11 years ago 4
 
Pattern Master Boutique Expert?
As I recall Karen M is a trainer for PMB, but I haven't seen her posting here in a long time. Has anyone else tried to generate pattern with a two-piece sleeve with any success? I have entered all...
11 years ago 22
 
Fiber Arts & Animals Festival - Marshall, Michigan
Hello group, An eclectic group of fiber artists will be demonstrating their craft and exhibiting their wares. Each exhibitor provides either free information and/or live fiber producing animal exhibit...
11 years ago
 
AD: Multi Hoop, Plus Hoop, Endless Hoop, New Free Gift
New Designs this week for those of you who have the Plus Hoop, Multi Hoop and Endless Hoop and of course for those that just have the regular old hoops. 1. Snagger Club Design for October is a Pumpkin...
11 years ago
 
Off to the beach
Hi everyone, I'm off to the beach for two weeks and then to babysit for 6 days. I'm taking my machine, fabric and patterns. DH will probably say there's no room. OF course there's room, I need them...
11 years ago 18
 
SHANA TOVA =GOOD YEAR 5769
This evening we celebrate `Rosh HaShana = the HEAD of the YEAR 5769" May you all have a Healthy , peaceful year ... mirjam To you, as well, and to everyone else who is celebrating the new year....
11 years ago 3
 
Getting taylor's chalk out of fabric
What are good ways of getting taylor's chalk out of fabric? The chalk is at the hem line (no, not the blow-on chalk), and I was able to get most of it out by brushing and then with a little water and...
11 years ago 2
 
OT: Dueling kitchens
This is fun. You pick which of two you like, then you get more choices. I'm a "trend-setter." People don't tend to agree with my choices. Click on "Launch Duels." Laugh a lot!!! Internet Explorer...
11 years ago 2
 
Needle plate inserts
Hi, may I join you? I have a 28 year old Kenmore which I love. I am a seamstress and work at home. I need new needle plate inserts and can't find them anyplace, not even Sears , where I bought know...
11 years ago 5
 
invitation to read an article
for posting he article Mirjam. I found it fascinating and hope you have more for us. I love reading the history of clothing and just about anything else.Juno for posting he article Mirjam. I found it...
11 years ago 12
 
more about how people react to `our` work
This happened in 2005 ,,, and i am forwarding it here , as we spoke about `Reactions to art` [ i wrote it to a friend of mine also a fiberartist] -------- Yesterday i was 3 hours in the allergy...
11 years ago