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Pinking Shears
I have two pair of pinking shears that are probably 40 - 50 years old. They are Wiss brand and in very good condition. However, they need sharpened and I do not know where to get that done. Also, I...
15 years ago 3
 
Where is everybody?
Okay ladies (and gents): Get out from under your crinolines, prom dresses, quilts and costumes and check in with us! I have visions of Tom being rolled down the streets of New York having eaten too...
15 years ago 52
 
Postings
I have been checking 2 or 3 times a day for a couple of days and have not seen any new posts..........this is by way of a test-post I guess.......... I see you ! Barbara in FL & SC "Pat" > I have been...
15 years ago 4
 
Restaurant Bridezilla
RUN!!!! They're spreading, invading every aspect of one's life! My neighbors took me out for their anniversary dinner a week or so ago, (lovely twist which I truly appreciated). We were trying to have...
15 years ago 32
 
Re: Threading help please
She who would like to be obeyed once every Preston Guild wrote: I have an Elna 5 thread overlocker, thread order is upper looper, lower looper, looper needle, lower thread of chain stitch and lastly...
15 years ago
 
Threading help please
I have just purchased a new yamata model FN2-5 five thread overlock sewing machine. It came threaded of course but when I tied my thread on to it and attempted to sew, 3 of the threads broke off. The...
15 years ago 1
 
Basting Stitch
The sewing machine discussion got me browsing for a limitation I find on my "discount store machine". All the patterns I have be looking at talk about machine basting but my Brother is limited to 4mm...
15 years ago 17
 
Fabric Stores in Baltimore city
I'm starting to sew again, and I'm searching for fabric stores in Baltimore Maryland. The phone book isn't always helpful. Thanks!! How about the online phone directory? ;-) down the page. I searched...
15 years ago 4
 
70kg Heavy duty Vinyl off-cuts - ebay Australia Ends 18-Mar-05 20:54:59 AEDST
Hi all, I have for sale some heavy duty Vinyl off-cuts - Vinyl is pickup only in inner Melbourne, Australia. Bidding starts at $50 and will end at 18-Mar-05 20:54:59 AEDST Please email me if you would...
15 years ago 3
 
machine opinions please
I am looking for a basic sewing machine. I have narrowed my choices down to models from Elna, Babylock, and Husqvarna/Viking. I know very little about the quality, reliability and service of any of...
15 years ago 19
 
Re: alt.sewing problem
Thanks............I even dowloaded Mozilla and it told me it was the ISP.........RATS!!!! Tell everyone hello........I will call and complain!!! something??.......
15 years ago
 
Again, monogrammers
So, I've finally got my hands on a Singer Deluxe Monogrammer that works on my machine, and I'm toying with it. It may be interesting once I've managed to collect more cams for it. I've been watching...
16 years ago 3
 
Infinite dress
Does anyone here know anything about the Infinite dress? I found references to this whilst surfing. I have posted this question on the "other" sewing group also. Here's the history: I remember that...
16 years ago 19
 
Newbie
Just joined this group. I'm internet literate, but didn't realize there were so many excellent disscusion groups and forums out there. Just curious. Does anyone out there own a Bernette 200? I...
16 years ago 4