12 April, 2011
rilo commented on the article How to Spread the Sewing Meme (or How to Grow Home Sewing)
While I may sew for many reasons (personalization, frugality, fit or just as a creative outlet) I think that the hardest selling point to a non sewer is that homesewn items don’t have to look homes…
23 December, 2010
rilo commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 20 Win HUSQVARNA VIKING® Sewing Machine!
Very recently I was considering $800, but as long as my Janome keeps plugging along, I probably won’t justify a new one until we’ve paid off school debts.
15 December, 2010
rilo commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 13 - Win a Singer Sewing Machine and Dress Form!
My favorite thing about BurdaStyle is the constant “outside the box” design examples. It’s one of the only creative & one-of-a-kind sewing resources I know of.
Oh, dear… My current sewing machi…
8 December, 2010
rilo commented on the article Last Day to Vote: The BERNINA Party Through the Decades International Competition
I’m a big fan of Mixtlii’s gown. I wish life was more formal and modest like the good ol’ days!
rilo commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 7 - Win Mood Fabrics $100 Gift Card!
I was just budgeting for next year and figured out that I actually spent over $300. It was a little bit of a shocker, since I thought I was only at about $125. Whoops. Next year’s budget? I’m t…
31 December, 2009
rilo commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win a Rowenta® Pressure Iron & Steamer!
Most projects, I have my iron and ironing board right next to my sewing machine table. The features most important to me in an iron are a good hot tip and smooth soleplate. If the tip is hot and …
rilo commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Over a Week Long Giveaway, Win a PFAFF® hobbylock™ 2.0!
I’m a poacher. I love going onto etsy.com and seeing what other creative minds are coming up with. I also have a large file on my desktop of pictures I’ve taken of store window displays. There a…