20 November, 2014
darcie commented on the article ClosetMaid Giveaway
I still haven’t managed to buy a Teflon foot, so when I sew with vinyl I just stick a piece of Scotch tape on the bottom of my regular presser foot.
15 November, 2014
darcie commented on the article The Winter Issue of BurdaStyle US Is Here!
High five! My tip is there too! I’ll have to get a copy of this issue.
1 September, 2014
darcie commented on the article Brother Giveaway
I commented on the linked tips post a couple weeks ago because no one had commented here yet and I thought I was in the wrong place. But I totally want to enter to win too! Here’s what I said:
18 August, 2014
darcie commented on the article Top 10 Advanced Sewing Tips
We all know not to backstitch at dart points. But I recently started doing something else to create clean points. I use a 2-2.5 length stitch for most of the dart, up until the last inch. Then I tu…
2 December, 2013
darcie commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Husqvarna Viking 6D Premier Embroidery Software
More fabric, of course.
16 October, 2013
darcie commented on the article Fabric.Com Giveaway
Clean your machine and organize your workspace in between projects. It’s so hard to get started when you’re unprepared or disorganized. The build up of lint or dull needle can make your next projec…
20 September, 2013
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30 August, 2013
darcie commented on the pattern Knit Star Sweater 09/2013
The chart in the instructions doesn’t seem to have copied very well. The legend describes colors, but the image is black and white. Is there a better copy of the chart that could be added, given th…
4 February, 2013
darcie favorited the project BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern Contest 2013 - Louisa Drop-Waist Dress
3 February, 2013
darcie commented on the project BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern Contest 2013 - Louisa Drop-Waist Dress
I think you did such an awesome job with this! Bet it was a hit at the party, and hope the emerald green brings you luck in the contest!
16 July, 2012
darcie favorited the pattern Layered Lace Dress 06/2012
17 April, 2012
4 January, 2012
darcie commented on the article Take on the "Vintage-Inspired, Modern Style" Design Challenge!
Hmm, I’ve been stashing the IJ Trench Topper pattern for a couple years now. Maybe I need to finally get my act together and decide on fabric for it in the next couple months! This is the year I’m …
16 June, 2011
darcie commented on the article Comment to Win "Growing Up Sew Liberated!"
I’m trying to get into making more cool tees that are more personalized than the off the rack stuff for my kids. But blankies for little ones or craft kits for bigger ones are always good gifts.
17 May, 2011
darcie commented on the article Comment to Win from Arrow & Kangaroo Sewing Cabinets
My sewing table is currently the desk from my daughter’s bedroom set that doesn’t fit in our little space. Moving to a slightly larger one and returning her desk soon, so I need a replacement!
29 March, 2011
darcie commented on the article Comment to Win a Brother Project Runway Limited Edition Innov-ís 40 Sewing Machine
I would make more things with buttonholes just because I could more easily do them than with my mechanical multi-step machine. I also love the drop-in bobbin. This type of machine was what I wanted…
28 December, 2010
darcie commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 28 Win a Prize Pack from Plaid!
26 December, 2010
darcie commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 26 Win a Rhinestone Start Up Kit from M&J Trimming!
Mostly my kids, extended family, friends, myself, but sometimes customers. Maybe more for customers next year to justify the rest of it?
13 December, 2010
darcie commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 13 - Win a Singer Sewing Machine and Dress Form!
Inspiration! Ideas straight from BurdaStyle as well as community members. When I need an idea or have an idea but need a basis to get started, this is the place to go. I see I’m not the only one to…
8 December, 2010
darcie commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 8 - Win Spoonflower $100 Credit - Two Winners!
100% Cotton of course! And oh would I love some cotton printed with my own designs from Spoonflower! Dream come true. :)
2 December, 2009
darcie commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win a SINGER® CONFIDENCE™ 7467 Sewing Machine
I’ve had my current machine for about a year, but it’s really just a loaner. It is a few years old and belongs to my MIL. A gear on MY machine cracked! It was so heartbreaking. I would love to win …
20 January, 2009
darcie commented on the article We Want Your Input on the Forums
Although the current forum format looks very close to the rest of the site, a forum topic should encourage more community involvement. Topics currently appear as posts with comments. Not a f…
24 December, 2008
darcie commented on the article Holiday Giveaway Calendar: Win a Singer Sewing Machine!
Winning a new machine would be a merry Christmas!
5 December, 2008
darcie commented on the article Holiday Giveaway Calendar: Win an Etsy Gift Basket!
Another fun prize! Thanks!!
2 December, 2008
darcie commented on the article Holiday Giveaway Calendar: Win a $100 Mood Fabrics Gift Certificate!
Wow… every girl’s dream, right? ;)