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Dissylu

Looking for fabric for my new design.

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7 March, 2015

  • 08:00 PM

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    Dissylu commented on the forum topic Rotary cutters

    I only use Olfa brand. A little more money, but totally worth it.



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3 March, 2015

  • 04:30 PM

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    Dissylu commented on the forum topic Making Skating Dress

    Hi Boblynn!

    So nice to see another skater/costumer here! Weeee!

    Okay— I know exactly what you are going through, as sometimes (okay, quite often) I have used NON stretch fabric for my costum…

  • 03:47 PM

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    Dissylu commented on the forum topic alterations

    Hi there!

    This is a very good question and one that I friends ask me about all the time. Here’s the answer…

    Carefully mark out on your fabric where your embellishments lay on your garment w…

  • 03:36 PM

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    Dissylu commented on the forum topic I have a chance to buy an inexpensive overlock. But I a

    Hi Ocelot,

    I absolutely adore overlock stitches, serging, and cover stitches! Still, I wouldn’t part with my Bernina 1090 for the man in the moon.

    As a beginner you will find the threading o…

  • 03:21 PM

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    Dissylu added the project The Kate Line
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    This is one of the coaching outfits I’m working on for my daughter, an Ice Skating coach with the Houston Galleria.

    She’s always cold when she coaches because she’s mostly standing there, watch…

    Read on



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31 October, 2014

  • 02:39 PM

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    Dissylu commented on the forum topic application on a skirt

    Hi nelluzza!

    I don’t think I would because the extra stability you would achieve in doing that may affect the flow and drape in that area. In other words, it may unduly stiffen your gros grain a…



30 October, 2014

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    Dissylu commented on the forum topic application on a skirt

    Hi!

    I think you’d be fine sewing directly on the fabric. You could use a tiny zig zag on each side of your gros grain – or a similar stitch from your machine that swings your needle just into th…



24 October, 2014

  • 04:37 PM

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    Dissylu commented on the forum topic Simple costume help (sewing alternatives).

    Grabbing up some trim from JoAnns or Hancocks and applying with either fabric glue or needle and thread could work. Also, you might think of fabric paints. There is a lot of awesome fabric paint an…



7 October, 2014

  • 10:19 PM

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    Dissylu commented on the forum topic Sleeves, and my inability to fit them EVER....

    Hi MissRitchie!

    I feel your pain. I always used to have sleeve issues until the day I realized I had football shoulders. I kid you not, my bony shoulders allow for no slope. Now, I adjust accord…



29 September, 2014

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    Dissylu commented on the forum topic Should I return my new Serger now I still can?

    Hi there!

    Congrats on your new machine! Sorry to hear you are having some issues with the tension already.

    Have you tried using high quality serger thread and the correct needles for your par…

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