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Lurker Posting for a change
I have been following what little of this newsgroups appears through my server. I am guessing this newsgroup is based on a selective server. I have an old problem with depression/ anxiety but the...
6 years ago 3
I'm Back!
My old computer quit and it has been a couple of weeks before I could get back on the newsgroups. Cyp, my son was up today and he and DH got the problems fixed so I am good to send personal messages...
6 years ago 2
Having a blast!
It's been an odd year so far... Bit of a blast, but lots of fun along the way! The last bit of insane FTL sewing included two wedding gowns and a suit! We made two wedding gowns for a photo shoot to...
6 years ago 2
Ping: Kate
This is a few months old, but I hadn't seen it before and maybe you didn't either. Or did, and it's old news. Anyway -- Might be leaping a bit fast: Thanks for that! I saw the Guardian one a while...
6 years ago 1
I sooooo sympathize!
Snoopy lost his most treasured possessions: Poor Snoopy! My dad had the distinction of being the only person Shultze ever actually gave permission to for drawing Snoopy cartoons. My dad's were all RAF...
6 years ago 1
Looking for a part for a Necchi 523 any ideas?
Need the part that holds the needle in the Necchi model 523. Dropped it on the floor and still have not found it! Want to replace it if possible. Thanks Email me a photo I may be able to help > Email...
6 years ago 2
good day making a repair
Some days you do something that makes you feel really good.Just a little sewing job. My 24 y.o. DGD asked me if I could fix a zip in a dress she has. She's working hard and putting herself through...
6 years ago 7
Spring fashions must haves
Be prepared to go dumpster diving for "surplus olives"! TOMMY HILFIGER There were colorblocked neoprene pieces - one of the biggest trends emerging from these seasonal previews - shown alongside denim...
6 years ago
My serger will turn on, but won't run
Perhaps someone might be able to help me. I was given a Kenmore serger from a friend. I threaded it, plugged it in an d turned it on. The light turns on but when I press the pedal, nothing happ ens....
6 years ago 1
Fray block - what's it like once dried?
Is it hard like plastic or soft like rubber? Would it survive in a high stress application such as a repair to jeans without cracking? Mike I hope you will continue to stop in. Tell us about what...
6 years ago 8
Ping: Polly
Hi Remember a few days ago talking about the unusual fork with one long middle prong? You mentioned how it is unusual to see crawfish on the fine dining buffet? Yesterday I went to a new restaurant...
6 years ago
I'm home from Cape Cod
Hi everyone, I returned last evening from my second stint of the summer on Cape Cod. I was there for 3 weeks in July, home for 1 week and then stayed for 5 weeks. I loved every minute of my time...
6 years ago 3
Sewing with DGD
This summer I have been doing some hand sewing with granddaughter and talking about sewing in general. She has been watching me sew on my machine. So today I got out the 1950's Singer (I had it...
6 years ago 1
950 Back in Action
I finally managed to get time to take the 950 to my service man on Tuesday. Very luckily for me he had a quiet morning and was able to put it right while I was in Town . I have a two hour round trip...
6 years ago 8
An amazing project
Le 03/09/2013 13:05, Lizzy Taylor a écrit : I saw the article on the One Show last night on this and thought how fabulous it was. Thanks for sharing the link.
6 years ago 1