1 January, 2012
ddss2000 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 31 - Win a Thread Box from Gütermann!
I use Gutterman on all my sewing projects!! Today some camo pants for my daughter, then her Prom gown :-)
30 December, 2011
ddss2000 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 29 - Win The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook! 5 Winners!
I will be creating my youngest daughter’s Prom dress.
20 December, 2011
ddss2000 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 19 - Win $100 Gift Certificate from BritexFabrics.com!
The winning would quickly be spent, where I would gravitate towards the silks as they have such an elegant feel & drape, with the possibility of adding some matching wool for either a skirt or slacks
15 December, 2011
ddss2000 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 15 - Win Pendleton Fabric!
I find that working with a quality piece of wool to be a delight. It sews well, and after your garment is complete, it wears well! In addition, a beautiful piece of wool can make the perfect lap …
13 March, 2011
ddss2000 commented on the article Mother of Pearl Buttons: A Uniquely American Triumph
I love this informative post. My granny, who enjoyed quality clothing and made much herself, would always prefer the more natural buttons on her clothing, including the mother of pearl. Through h…
10 March, 2011
ddss2000 commented on the article Comment to Win a Copy of "Flirt Skirts"!
I enjoy the suit skirts w/the pleated kick pleats, and a-line skirts w/a slight flair.
22 February, 2011
17 December, 2010
ddss2000 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 16 - Win Pendleton Fabric!
I enjoy everything on BurdaStyle, but it would be nice to have a resource guide as to where one can purchase “quality” fabric. And, a place where one can discuss different fabrics, their purpose, …
14 December, 2010
ddss2000 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 13 - Win a Singer Sewing Machine and Dress Form!
Burda style provides a vast variety of idea’s that one can use with their own creative style. Keep up the great work!!
12 December, 2010
ddss2000 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 11 - Win a DVD Package from Threads
I finish over 50 a year along w/a large volume of alterations to keep things fitting and in good repair.
9 December, 2010
ddss2000 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 8 - Win Spoonflower $100 Credit - Two Winners!
Cottons and flannels are perfect to work with in creating the infant/toddler blankets that I make for gifts.
26 November, 2010
ddss2000 commented on the article Announcing our 2010 Holiday Giveaway!
What a great idea while enjoying the countdown to celebrating Christmas!!
Now, if I wish hard enough, maybe I’ll win :-)
1 April, 2010
6 January, 2010
ddss2000 commented on the article Winning Looks
These designs are not necessarily my style, but I would design more classic style casual wear
22 December, 2009
ddss2000 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Over a Week Long Giveaway, Win a PFAFF® hobbylock™ 2.0!
My inspiration comes from a variety of places. Burdastyle is something I am enjoying and find new ideas from. Also, just browsing through pattern & bridal magazines, shopping in thrift & fabric s…
21 December, 2009
ddss2000 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win 3 books from the Singer Simple Sewing collection
I was 14 and made a rather cute dress w/matching short pants to wear underneath. The dress was rather short (the pattern) which required the pants. I loved that outfit and it came out so nicely. …
18 December, 2009
ddss2000 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win Natalie Chanin's Alabama Stitch Book plus a Bandanna Kit!
Addicted to fabrics…mostly cotton & flannels. But, for notions, thread, chalk, scissors, pins, boning, etc., etc., …just been busy with a lot of work that I use a large variety of notions.