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Help.... Serger won?t make a chain.
Hello! I was sewing and my fabric got jammed. Like a newbie, I just pulled it out rather than cutting it out. Now my serger won?t serge! I?ve replaced the needle and re-threaded her with no luck. I...
2 years ago 3
 
Glue gun recommendations
Looking for some glue gun recommendations. Need the type that uses 11 mm glue sticks. I want a gun that does not leak all over the place like my last gun. Thanks, Andy I haven't used my hot-glue-gun...
2 years ago 2
 
Coverlock stress
Yesterday's adventure. Janome 1000 CPX was working perfectly but I was about to start a new project so I decided to change the needles. The result of this move was skipping all over the shop. Various...
2 years ago 1
 
Better way of darning holes
I am looking for an easier way to repair holes in socks. There has got to be a better way than sewing the holes. Like maybe a flexible material that can be ironed over the hole? Thanks, Andy I am...
3 years ago 9
 
I have White superlock 534.Need GEARS not loopergear .are they available?
-- My serger seem to work fine .Itook it to shop several years ago and they told me its the gears needed But they are not made now .So wondering if they are available out there .Its a shame cause this...
3 years ago 1
 
Fabric shopping in China
We went to China for No 1 sons wedding part 2 and it was amazing, we landed back home on Friday so I am just aout getting back to normal. There were an amazing amount of costumes in total over 2...
3 years ago 3
 
A completed project
Well, not complete, because there are four more bras waiting for me to complete the casings and insert elastic, but I did hang up a finished bra yesterday. I noticed that it looks much prettier than...
3 years ago 6
 
Kenmore 385.196180
Just bought this machine at online Goodwill auction and she's a beauty! One thing it does not do is wind the bobbin. Everything else is working. These are the symptoms: put in bobbin and thread to...
3 years ago 6
 
Merry Christmas!
Hope all the Christmas sewing is finished so that the rush is over ! I hope I haven't forgotten anything, or last minute hemming. Barbara in Florida Ha! I forgot that last year some dressy slacks were...
3 years ago 2
 
I have a baby lock surger blse200 need a manual. Can anyone help? PLEASE!!
So need help finding a manual for a baby lock serger blse200 It is possible that a manual for a blse300 might be helpful. "Robin" wrote in message news:6smYB.1$ I don't know whether the two are...
3 years ago 1
 
Torn sleeve
A bad tear in a jacket sleeve, about 8" long. There are 2 issues 1. It's a 2 layer construction with no access to the inner side of the fabric 2. It's a very flimsy plasticy material, it looks like...
3 years ago 7
 
efficient inefficiency
I'm cutting bias tape on a card table this morning. I noticed that a card table isn't a comfortable height for using a rotary cutter -- and reflected that that is all to the good. Sorting vegetables...
3 years ago 2
 
Fat quarters in four-packs
I clicked on Dharma's "new products" page, and found that they are now selling fat quarters in four-packs. Only fabrics that they also sell by the yard come in four-packs; the six fabrics that they...
3 years ago 1
 
Nancy Zieman, June 21, 1953 - November 14, 2017
I receive this from Nancy's Notions a few minutes ago. To Nancy's many fans, It is with a heavy heart that we share sad news with you. After a long batt le with cancer, our dear friend and colleague...
3 years ago
 
Happy Veterans Day
On Veterans Day I will be thinking of ALL of you who have been in the military! Thank you! Barbara in the USA Is Vetarans Day the 11th of Nov the day we know as Armistice? Just curious. It's a Bank...
3 years ago 6