4 May, 2011
karinelson commented on the article The Dressmaker of Khair Khana: How Sewing Changed the Lives of an Afghan Family
I work at a museum currently exhibiting Maya textiles. I am fascinated by the influences of individuality, community, heritage and even politics have on women artisans everywhere. Makes me reflec…
12 April, 2011
karinelson commented on the project 200 womans apron
Really nice! l love that it’s reversible. And yay! for sisters – I may make this for mine! Thanks for referring to the great site.
karinelson commented on the article The Wonderful Apron: Utilitarian Couture
Started wearing aprons more the last few years as I don’t always take time to change out of “work clothes” before cooking, etc., so the few I have are showing the wear. Can’t wait to make a few ne…
29 December, 2010
karinelson commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 27 Win a Janome Magnolia 7034D Serger!
I really try to shop locally, but when I had infant twins and it was easier not to leave the house ;), I frequented Amazon, Overstock (and Worldstock) and Hannah Andersson.
21 December, 2010
karinelson commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 20 Win HUSQVARNA VIKING® Sewing Machine!
I paid about $300 for what I figured was the best machine I could afford. It does what I want, but I would have loved to have been able to spend more. It seems there’s a big price jump between th…