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how to alter flare/bootcut jeans to skinny legs?
Hi, My 12-yr DD loves skinny-leg jeans..she has 3 pairs of flair/bootcut jeans that we want to change to skinny leg...does boths seams need to be taken out or just one..and how far up the...
11 years ago 7
 
foam rubber
i'm making a costume soon, and i need foam rubber. i once bought poly foam but its a bit more pricey now, and a bit too soft. i saw somewhere that i can use Uncrushable Foam - but i have no idea where...
11 years ago 1
 
Re: net bath puffs
Hi Fran, I know you submitted the following article several years ago but I thought I would take a chance and see if you could help me since your answer was so good. I have purchased 11 yards of...
11 years ago
 
needle theader
My mother-in-law in looking for the needle theader for an old Kenmore Zig Zag machine. The model is #1774 and the part number for the theader in # 6864. The hook for the thread broke on hers. If you...
11 years ago
 
Useful site for buying/selling
Hello everyone, I found an interesting site for buying and selling products; where sellers are provided a free store and buyers can do a color site seems very interesting. You may want to check out...
11 years ago
 
Pillows for children
I am new to the site, but sewing for me has been a joy and something I can do without deadlines as I am homebound because of ME/CFS for many years. Why I am writing is because I make small travel-size...
11 years ago 4
 
Rainwear
Adorable matching jackets, boots,& Umbrellas. Also available Kidorable
11 years ago
 
RE-synchronise singer 514 machine
I have had to change all the gears on a singer 514 but forgot to mark up for re-assembly. Anyone get the instructions? When the needle has risen 2mm above bottom dead center the point of the hook must...
12 years ago 1
 
Sewing Tutorials and Projects
Have recently redesign the site and also added a few new craft projects on the bag sewing sections: Sew Comestic Pouch Denim to Bag a Leather Bag an Embroidered Evening Bag with Chinese Prints bag...
12 years ago
 
Useful site for buying/sellingu
Hello everyone, I found an interesting site for buying and selling products; where sellers are provided a free store and buyers can do a color site seems very interesting. You may want to check out...
12 years ago
 
[crossposted] Get you views heard!
I didn't see any place where I could tell them that I actually make wearable garments. Olwyn Mary in New Orleans ** Posted from ** Yes, there was a section on the type of sewing you do. I got the...
12 years ago 13
 
Unique & Beautiful Handmade & Vintage Jewelry
This is my Etsy store. I sell Vintage and hand-made-by-me jewelry. I think (and hope) you will find my work very unique and pretty. !! :) Bonnie Actually, I think you are a spammer. I think (and hope)...
12 years ago 6
 
Men's waistcoat pattern?
I have bought some embroidered satin for my partner, who wants a new waistcoat. Also some turquoise satin for the lining, and the little buckle for the back strap. Does anyone have a pattern company...
12 years ago 1
 
Academic research
Hi all, Following my ongoing interest in mass customization (http:// , ),and after exhibiting my concepts and designs in Japan I've decided towrite a research about this issue. The title of the work...
12 years ago 28
 
Help Bobbin thread is jamming on Singer Ispiration 4228
Okay, I threaded the bobbin just fine. I even managed to raise the thred, I just can't seem to follow their directions to get the bobbin threrd to "flow" it keeps breaking. I know it's not a tension...
12 years ago 3