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Resource to bookmark
If you have or are interested in old sewing machines, either to collect or to use -- or both -- you might want to take a good long look at this new resource a very nice person put together, and ISMACS...
10 years ago
 
PING Kate! Help!
Hi Kate, sorry to interrupt your holidays, but how can I reach you? Need to talk about the toile... U. Email at the usual address will reach me as I can get that via Webmail. :)
10 years ago 1
 
qjuilting
There used to be a quilting group in here - does it no longer exist
10 years ago 1
 
Just Checking
No posts coming through to my newsreader, thunderbird, so I thought I would check if it's just me by sending this message. Claire in Montréal. FRANCE Hi Claire, you're coming through loud and clear!...
10 years ago 2
 
suit alteration
hi there im an enthusiastic beginner! id like some assistance (if possible step by step instruction!) in carrying out alteration to the sleeves of a mens lined suit. ive started unpicking but i have...
10 years ago
 
Measuring!
Hello, I just had a small question to ask, and this might be helpful to others, is there a way to somehow measure someone without them knowing? I'm going to sew a dress however I need measurements,...
10 years ago 5
 
[OT] I'm MAD! (as in crazy)
Having torn out the ecru wall-to-wall-blah plush carpeting and installed a light colored pre-finished oak flooring in my living room, I decided to add a little punch of color. So, I just ordered this...
10 years ago 52
 
Replaced Pixie with Janome SEW MINI
have already checked it out to make sure it doesn't have the same defect. Thanks again for all the help. If anyone knows more about this machine, help is appreciated. hellome had written this in...
10 years ago 7
 
Stitch by Stitch Pattern Pieces
My daughter in law found over 1/2 of the 20 volume set of Stitch by Stitch Home Library; they are fantastic, so bought a complete set which included index & pattern pieces that are separate from the...
10 years ago 5
 
Help with a Singer Touch and Sew 630: chainstich (images included)
Hello, I'm having so much trouble getting the chain stitch to work and honestly I have no idea what I'm doing wrong as I'm following the manual 100% exactly. The instructions manual pages on the...
10 years ago 6
 
Help with a Singer Touch and Sew 630: chainstich (images included)
Hello, I'm having so much trouble getting the chain stitch to work and honestly I have no idea what I'm doing wrong as I'm following the manual 100% exactly. The instructions manual pages on the...
10 years ago 2
 
help with sewing sheets and throw - longish
My daughter has a futon that is 48x73 so it is bigger than a twin but not quite as large as a full/double so there are no fitted sheets that fit properly. I have been using doouble size but I am tired...
10 years ago 5
 
SINGER PIXIE SEWING MACHINE
OK, I'll admit that I went to Walmart the other day. Not one of my favorite places. When I was in the sewing section, I spotted the cutest little sewing machine (purple in color..my favorite). Only...
10 years ago 7
 
Husqvarna Emma Sewing Machine
I am trying to find a Husqvarna emma sewing machine. I was helping my girlfriend move and accidentally threw it away. Does anyone know where to find a used one? None shows up on eBay or a google...
10 years ago 2
 
So, have you all got lost in the spam soup?
No new messages here for days... Tried setting up a filter, but it broke down and I had to cancel. Not had any sew messages sine 4th August... On Aug 7, 6:02=A0am, Kate XXXXXX wrote: Well, I can give...
10 years ago 11