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Baby Lock Serger
I am looking for a manual for a Babylock Special Edition BLSE300 serger. I can't seem to find one. Does anyone have one or know where I can get one? Any help would be appreciated. Thanks Trace...
10 years ago 2
 
OT but maybe not totally online sewing shop experience
I recently made a purchase from an online sewing supply store of a manual for my serger, a couple of serger blades and a stick on thread cutter from . When the package arrived I was pretty unhappy to...
10 years ago 3
 
Dust Remover Spray
Hello all: Radio Shack has a Ozone friendly dust remover spray in a 10oz can. I use it a lot for radio work I do and found it comes in handy for blowing out the bobbin compartment and other parts on...
10 years ago 2
 
Wards Signature #UHT J1267 machine
Hi - my mother in law gave me her old machine - a Montgomery Ward Signature model number UHT J1267 - but the manual is long gone. I don't know how to sew so I really need that manual to learn. I've...
10 years ago 2
 
Online Frabic Stores
Any recommendation on reputable online fabric stores? Thanks again! Terry My favorite fabric store is they carry a large variety of cotton goods and some blends, I think. I've always had the best...
10 years ago 8
 
Serger repair manual, White Superlock 534
I have a Superlock 534 whose belt is slipping badly. I can obtain a new belt but I can't figure how to get the hand wheel side plate off to take the old belt off and put a new one on. The motor cover...
10 years ago 10
 
Web Site Recommendations
Am looking for good web sites that discuss alterations on pattern designs such as increasing/decreasing waistline / increasing/decreasing hip lines etc. Thank you! Terry Terry I no longer buy skirt...
10 years ago 8
 
McCalls Patterns
Ok... On the back of the pattern Sizes - 4,6,8,10 etc and they give Finished Garment Measurements {Measurement At Hipline}, {Width, Lower Edge} etc. How do I tell what the waistline measurement is for...
10 years ago 15
 
leather
Can anyone recomment a DIY leather repair? have a hole that is no where near a seam. ------------------------------------- ##-----------------------------------------------## Delivered via Community...
10 years ago 1
 
Serger Recomendations
Hello All: Any recommendations on a good, reasonably priced, Serger? Any thoughts on this one? !sf&cm_re=Modular_Right*element_C_product*CT_DP_Sewing_RM_Sept_New_Arrivals&ccm=CT|ct0052Terry...
10 years ago 3
 
Animas Monthly Placemat Patterns
Does anyone have these patterns that they would be willing to share. My computer crashed and I have lost them. I would really love to have them again. Thanks, Peg -------------------------------------...
10 years ago
 
sewing room help - longish
I am not sure if this post belongs here or if there is a better place to post - although I am sure you will be quick to tell me where to go if that is the case :) The youngest (20) has just moved out...
10 years ago 1
 
knitting for bespoke tailoring?
is it feasible to handknit an entire garment to an exact set of measurements? is it feasible to do "fittings" of thusly-knitted garment before completion? Yes, it is possible to handknit an entire...
10 years ago 20
 
Zipper Help Needed
Hello All: The fabric is a suiting material and can stretch a lot. While trying to sew it in with my machine one side of the fabric ends up longer than the other. Should this be hand sewn? BTW, center...
10 years ago 7
 
Lace bridal gown
------------------------------------- I am making my daughter's wedding dress and I have designed it myself. It is a satin dress which will be overlaid entirely with lace. I will be attaching the lace...
10 years ago 4