1 January, 2012
mimistuddy commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 31 - Win a Thread Box from Gütermann!
Curtains are my next project. After that a vest.
24 December, 2011
mimistuddy commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 23 - Win a Spoonflower $100 Credit!
I think I’d choose something in the City series by Nadja_Petremand in linen-cotton canvas
21 December, 2011
mimistuddy commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 21- Win a H|CLASS™ 100Q Sewing Machine by HUSQVARNA VIKING®! [U.S. Only]
I don’t have a dedicated sewing room. So where I sew depends on what type of sewing I’m doing. If its mending or alterations it is usually on my portable 60s era Husqvarna on the dining room table….
14 December, 2011
mimistuddy commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 13 - Win a 5234PRW Project Runway™ Limited Edition Serger from Brother!
My mom taught me how to sew many, many years ago. First by hand and then on our old singer, I made quite a few outfits through my high school years…a prom gown, a bell bottom jump suit, hot pants…
8 June, 2011
mimistuddy commented on the article Redesigning With Denim
This is such a timely post for me. My husband just cleaned out his drawers and handed me a large bag of too worn to wear jeans. I am cutting some down for shorts and may use the scraps for a purse.
5 April, 2011
mimistuddy commented on the article Fiber Play + Win a Copy of Laura Zukaite's Book, Luxe Knits!
I am really inspired by these photos and am anxious to try a small project. I have added knitted cuffs and collars to garments but never to this effect.
28 March, 2011
mimistuddy commented on the article Comment to Win a Brother Project Runway Limited Edition Innov-ís 40 Sewing Machine
I think I would attempt something using some more creative stitching. The machines I use now are 60’s era and have strait and zig-zag only
11 January, 2011
mimistuddy commented on the article Sewing with SINGER® and The Martha Stewart Show: A Great New Way to Upcycle Your T-Shirts!
Looks like a quick and easy use of an old shirt. When they wear out you can recycle them again into rag rugs.
28 December, 2010
mimistuddy commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 27 Win a Janome Magnolia 7034D Serger!
Amazon and ebay, and other places that offer free shipping.
21 December, 2010
mimistuddy commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 20 Win HUSQVARNA VIKING® Sewing Machine!
Given my current finances, the most I would likely spend is $200 to $300 for a used machine. I have had very good luck with several 60’s era machines. They are very good at handling heavy fabric wi…
30 November, 2010
mimistuddy commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 1 - Win a Brother Sewing Machine!
I’d love to see more on pattern drafting for the beginner
16 November, 2010
mimistuddy commented on the article Tell Us How You Do More With Less and You Could Win a Brand New Windows 7 Phone! (U.S. Only)
The internet has been the biggest help to me. It is a source for inspiration, instruction and the means to purchase supplies. I buy everything online now. Ebay in particular has opened up a vast su…
29 December, 2009
mimistuddy commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win a Rowenta® Pressure Iron & Steamer!
I probably don’t iron as much as I should. I wish the steam function was a little better on mine.
22 December, 2009
mimistuddy commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Over a Week Long Giveaway, Win a PFAFF® hobbylock™ 2.0!
I can be inspired by almost anything. Pictures in magazines, websites, what someones wearing in a movie. Sometimes I am inspired by fabric…what I see it doing.
9 December, 2009
mimistuddy commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win Lena Corwin's PRINTNG BY HAND, fabric samples from Lena's line and Field Notes notebooks to print on.
I would print my son’s artwork on t-shirts