28 March, 2011
gwenelle commented on the article Comment to Win a Brother Project Runway Limited Edition Innov-ís 40 Sewing Machine
I’ve recently taken an interest in soft-soled shoes for grownups. Wouldn’t it be great to make my own high-fashion fold-up flats or “barefoot” running shoes!
6 December, 2010
gwenelle commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 6 - Win Gingher Dressmaker's Shears!
I see someone else wants the same thing – I wish I had a vintage treadle machine like the one I learned on as a little girl – complete with all the attachments!
4 December, 2010
gwenelle commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 4 - Win a Selvedge Magazine 3 Year Subscription!
I was brought up to appreciate the joy that comes from making useful things instead of buying them whenever possible. This attitude has expressed itself as a lifelong love of sewing, gardening, coo…
3 December, 2010
gwenelle commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 2 - Win a Mettler Thread Organizer Box!
My big two hobbies are gardening and cooking…and the one definitely leads to the other, as I grow lots of edibles!
gwenelle commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 1 - Win a Brother Sewing Machine!
I’d like to see some ideas and techniques for remaking older garments into something fresh and new. Those square-shouldered jackets in the back of my closet have some great material in them, but th…
1 December, 2010
gwenelle commented on the article Exploring Vintage Fabric: Marimekko
If I were only forty years younger, I’d wear that long-sleeved dress in a heartbeat!