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  • 12:21 PM

    lauraj-1 commented on the article Office Party: 9 New Plus Size Sewing Patterns

    Why design some fairly good pieces and then waste time and energy making ill fitting garments. And, did you use an iron? I would be embarassed to wear your sewing. Love the tie front blouse, it’s t…

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  • 02:11 PM

    lauraj-1 commented on the article Party Time: 7 New Plus Size Sewing Patterns

    Burda Style .. you really failed to get your style on with this one. There is really only one pattern any large size woman would consider and that is the Empire Dress, but even so, it will not look…

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    lauraj-1 commented on the article SINGER® Celebrates 160 Years with MySINGERStory.com!

    mySingerstory.com isn’t working. The page builds and goes blank!
    I have a collection of Singer Touch ‘n Sew machines (600 series machines). I have four. Three need a little work, but I’ll get to th…

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    lauraj-1 commented on the article Needle Felting

    There are so many different ways to use needle felting as an embellishment. I have a little bunny (barely 2 inches tall) needle-felted for me by a lovely lady who comes to the Kane County Toy & Dol…

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  • 08:11 PM

    lauraj-1 commented on the article Comment to Win A Felt Universe!

    The last item I completely hand-sewed was group of felt skullie bunnies that I use for pin cushions. I started doing some hand-embroidery on a pair of my jeans that were torn, but I’ve got carpal t…

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  • 09:40 PM

    lauraj-1 commented on the article Why More Men Don't Sew and Does It Matter?

    My husband has discovered he has a talent for hand embroidery. With carpal tunnel, I can no longer do much embroidery by hand. I’m finding the more he works at it, the better his stitching is getti…

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