9 March, 2011
krawley commented on the article Comment to Win a Copy of "Flirt Skirts"!
I love a full circle skirt. They are not practical always for everyday, but I feel so feminine when I wear them.
25 January, 2011
krawley commented on the article Sewing with SINGER® and The Martha Stewart Show: Make the Perfect Summer Dress With Heather Ross
On the weekend I like to work on fitting my garments. I always require tons of adjustments, so I need time to adjust the paper patterns, sew a muslin, try it on and photograph the bejeezus out of i…
krawley commented on the article Sewing with SINGER® and The Martha Stewart Show: Make Your Own Reversible Purse
I sewed a pair of flannel boxer shorts in Home Ec in middle school. A kid in my class sewed a needle straight through his finger! Lucky it missed everything important and all was well.
krawley commented on the project Fabric Covered Shoes: Make Your Own
Those look AMAZING. I wish they were mine. Have you worn them yet? How well does the fabric stay attached with your foot rubbing on the inside and the challenges of the sidewalks testing their stab…
10 January, 2011
krawley commented on the article Sewing with SINGER® and The Martha Stewart Show: A Great New Way to Upcycle Your T-Shirts!
Such a cute idea! I hate to wear t-shirts, but sometimes have them from organizations or events that I do want to show off. What a fun, and SIMPLE, idea for repurposing.
28 December, 2010
krawley commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 27 Win a Janome Magnolia 7034D Serger!
I shop online anywhere with extended sizing beyond what is available in the stores, so I can order in multiple colors and sizes and try it all on. Also, I shop online for items that I don’t need ri…
21 December, 2010
krawley commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 21 Win the Rowenta Pressure Iron and Steamer!
Free shipping and free returns is my favorite discount for general online shopping! I also get a 20% discount at my local coffee shop for supporting a local non-profit, and that is much needed sinc…
20 December, 2010
krawley commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 20 Win HUSQVARNA VIKING® Sewing Machine!
How much money would you consider spending on a sewing machine? I think I would spend about $400-$600, depending on if I was still saving for a serger. I bought my first machine at a garage sale fo…
14 December, 2010
krawley commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 13 - Win a Singer Sewing Machine and Dress Form!
I come back because the designs are always fresh and modern. I know that the clothing is designed to be fitted, per the style of the time. Also, the site encourages innovation and making a pattern …
30 December, 2009
krawley commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win a Rowenta® Pressure Iron & Steamer!
I know I should use my iron more when I sew, it helps keep all the seems straight and helps everything look more professional and less “homemade” but I hate to get it out. I do all my sewing on my …
22 December, 2009
krawley commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Over a Week Long Giveaway, Win a PFAFF® hobbylock™ 2.0!
I am inspired by vintage patterns and styles, and I often look to current designs for inspiration on how they incorporate vintage with modern. I always save my Anthropologie catalogs, because I fin…