14 December, 2011
ceruleanblue commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 13 - Win a 5234PRW Project Runway™ Limited Edition Serger from Brother!
Like many posters here, I was influenced to love sewing by a great seamstress when I was young-my mom. As an artist, she was always eager to learn to create new things, from painting to sewing to …
7 December, 2011
ceruleanblue commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 6 - Win the BERNINA Holiday Gift Basket!
Would love to take a sewing class, because I’ve tried to learn what I can from books, but would prefer a visual demonstration. I also would love to learn to knit/crochet! For now, financial reaso…
23 February, 2011
ceruleanblue commented on the article Comment to Win a Copy of Wendy Mullin's New Book, "Built by Wendy Coats and Jackets"!
Jackets-two styles come to mind: one, a swing coat in big dog-tooth black and white, or brilliant blue wool; and two, a seventies-style shirt-coat in fawn-colored, or orange corduroy. Sorry, just…
31 December, 2010
ceruleanblue commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 30 Win a Sulky Thread Assortment!
My mom sewed most of my clothes before I was 10, and she let me choose the patterns and fabric. Though she was a great inspiration, she never really had the time to teach me after that, and I am s…
30 December, 2009
ceruleanblue commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Over a Week Long Giveaway, Win a PFAFF® hobbylock™ 2.0!
My quest to learn sewing is inspired by my mom, who made most of my clothes when I was a child-and let me pick out the patterns and fabrics-, my love for vintage and historical styles, which I woul…
ceruleanblue commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win 9 SewStylish magazines, a year long subscription to Threads and Threads fitting DVD box set
I just learned how to applique, and-as a beginner-am amazed I can do it!