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Welcome to day six of our Holiday Giveaway! Win exceptional dressmaker’s shears from Gingher! Comment on this blog article by 9AM (EST) Tuesday, December 7th to be entered to win!

The 8 inch dressmaker’s shears have a versatile longer length cut and blades strong enough to trim and cut multiple layers of fabric effortlessly. The longer cut is ideal for cutting out patterns and trimming seams. Gingher’s precision ground knife edge cuts flawlessly all the way to the points. The bent handle allows for smooth, comfortable cutting across a tabletop or counter.

Gingher is recognized as the premier line of cutting implements in sewing, crafts and needle arts.

Comment to Win: What’s your dream gift for the holidays?

Congratulations to marloncosta who won the Jen Darling Garment Bag!

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This giveaway is sponsored by Gingher

442 Comments

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.57 AMby univacgrl

    Ghinger is a fantastic brand! My dream gift for the holidays would be a cutting table with fold-out arms. Every time I try to make something I always hurt my back bending over the floor trying to cut out patterns.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.50 AMby oonaballoona

    well, a bernina and a custom made dress form… i think they go together :)

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.50 AMby joyk

    My dream gift would be a blue Featherweight!

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.47 AMby emmyp-1

    My Christmas wish is two weeks of time off work to spend with my love.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.46 AMby meshuggeknits

    I would love a serger! I’ve been struggling with seam finishing in knits too much lately.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.44 AMby khowe101

    My dream gift would be someone to pay my tuition. Or an end to my seemingly endless job hunt. Or if all else fails, then a contribution to the graduation travel fund…

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.42 AMby violeta lerma

    I would love a professional dress form that actually fits my proportions. Small up top, big in the hips.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.41 AMby flickeringcandle

    My dream gift would be a gift certificate to a fabric store.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.41 AMby flickeringcandle

    My dream gift would be a gift certificate to a fabric store.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.34 AMby alana23

    My dream gift would be a Burda magazine subscription :) and a serger would be nice to have too.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.29 AMby ahand

    My dream gift would be some excellent sewing lessons. I can sew but I don’t always feel totally confident. I wish I knew for sure that I am doing things the right way and in the best way possible. Lots of fabric and notions would be nice too!

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.27 AMby rosiembanks

    Hmm, I just bought my mom a pair of Gingher shears for Christmas, and I was thinking I’d like a pair too. :)

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.15 AMby dancingbabushka

    my dream gift would be a craft room makeover which includes all kinds of ‘built-ins’ and a new air conditioner installed along with great insulation and extra electrical outlets and “a place for everything”…

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.12 AMby eckypucky

    Well, if I’m going to dream I’m going to dream big. I’d love to have a handicap accessible ranch flat home with a HUGE craft room in it so I’d have more room to work and organize my work space. Right now my work room is in the garage.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.09 AMby sarsaparilla

    Boring stuff like pots & pans, toasters and chairs – I’m moving and need all the help I can get :)

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    Dec 7, 2010, 04.08 AMby lunatepetal

    subscription for all the sewing magazines!!

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.55 AMby crazybydesign

    My dream gift is an industrial sewing machine so I can take my handbag design business to the next level (I hope you’re listening Santa!).

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.54 AMby cristalle

    I really want a Dyson or a Smith Silversmith torch kit for jewelry making. But these shears would be just as nice ;)

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.54 AMby Miranda Sill

    lots and lots of awesome fabric :D

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.54 AMby glennah

    I would love a fabric shopping spree.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.45 AMby kuklagirl

    I would so love a serger for christmas! I have a dream to start a handmade t-shirt business!

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.41 AMby gonewandering

    My dream gift this year is a pair of snowshoes! We’ve already got a lot of snow, and I would love to be able to walk through the forest without sinking in!

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.41 AMby marilynmd

    Scissors !!! Lots and Lots of scissors…..

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.34 AMby misschristiana

    I’d love to be able to visit my family for the holidays. That gift would pretty much make all my dreams come true.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.32 AMby cathivixen

    Anything sewing related!!! I never get sewing stuff for gifts :-(

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.30 AMby powerpuffgirl101

    My ideal holiday gift would be an extra day in the week dedicated solely to crafting. instead of a day of rest, a day of craft. :) Since that won’t happen, I would settle for a new serger.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.30 AMby susieq3123

    My dream XMAS gift would be a multi-needle embroidery machine. That way I can load all the colors I need for my embroidery designs!

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.29 AMby nancyalexis

    A brazilian keratin treatment and an endless supply of beautiful fabrics to sew with! I pretty easy to please!

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.18 AMby corvus

    A job! Barring that, a nice camera. The one I have to work with is just… not adequate for all my craftblogging needs.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.17 AMby alissaslagle

    I have so much already.

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