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22 December, 2011
sewcenlisa commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 22 - Win a Tailoring Supply Kit from A Fashionable Stitch!
I find that quality interfacings (anything but Pellon brand items) are difficult to find in my area. Is HTC out of business?
19 December, 2011
sewcenlisa commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 19 - Win $100 Gift Certificate from BritexFabrics.com!
I love to make clothes! Ever since I learned how to alter commercial patterns to fit properly and how to draft my own, it’s been such a pleasure to have clothes that fit!
14 December, 2011
sewcenlisa commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 13 - Win a 5234PRW Project Runway™ Limited Edition Serger from Brother!
I began sewing at about 6 years old, making “creations” from my grandmother’s scrap bin. I continued to learn and made some hideous bright yellow polyester doubleknit creations in the 70’s, Reanis…
7 June, 2011
sewcenlisa commented on the article Comment to Win a Lisette Sewing Pattern!
Both patterns look wonderful! I’m looking forward to making the Passport outfit for church and parties and the Portfolio outfit for work and shopping!
30 March, 2011
sewcenlisa commented on the article Comment to Win a Brother Project Runway Limited Edition Innov-ís 40 Sewing Machine
What a perfect machine to teach my daughter to sew on! Passing along this skill is a vital part of encouraging creativity and self-sufficiency in young ones. I saw one of the Brother Project Runw…
6 December, 2010
sewcenlisa commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 6 - Win Gingher Dressmaker's Shears!
My dream gift would be an HP Large-format printer and AutoCad for Mac so I could print the sewing patterns I’m designing.
18 August, 2010
sewcenlisa commented on the article Five BurdaStyle Members Infuse GAP Denim with their Personality – Sponsored Post
I like all the looks, but GinaSophia’s is one I could wear. I think it would look good on everyone from a teen to a forty-something like me. I liked Grosgrain’s rural casual look as well. Her lo…
31 March, 2010
sewcenlisa posted a message on sewcenlisa's wall
Hiya! Sorry I didn’t catch your reply. My computer thought that the message never got to you, so I didn’t come back here to check. When and where are current get-togethers? You’re also welcome t…
5 February, 2010
4 January, 2010
sewcenlisa commented on the article Have You Ever Worn A Sari?
I echo the suggestion to ask the staff in the shop help you drape your sari. When I bought my first one, I was in a shop in Durban, South Africa. The staff draped each one I was looking at for me…
16 December, 2009
sewcenlisa commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win an Oliso Smart Iron!
My iron has only one smart feature – I had an employee in the shop who constantly left the iron on when she went home at night, so I bought an auto shut off iron. I’d love one that has these featu…
26 June, 2009
sewcenlisa commented on the article Win a One Year Subscription to Sew News Magazine
Thanks for the chances, Burda!
4 June, 2009
sewcenlisa posted a message on gardeniasgarb's wall
I’d love to get together with like-minded folks to discuss, learn and sew! I belong to the local chapter of the American Sewing Guild, but their focus seems so different than I imagine a Burda gro…
25 February, 2009
sewcenlisa commented on the project Katie G
Regarding the “unpressed” look of the suit – While I would generally agree with wanting a professionally finished look, the notes do say the fabric is linen. As one who sells linen (and wool and s…
9 December, 2008
sewcenlisa commented on the article Holiday Giveaway Calendar: Win a Singer Rolling Sewing Machine Tote Bag!
Thanks again to Burda for this promo!
5 December, 2008
sewcenlisa commented on the article Holiday Giveaway Calendar: Win an Etsy Gift Basket!
This is a wonderful promotion! Thanks for making these great sites known.
2 December, 2008
sewcenlisa commented on the article Holiday Giveaway Calendar: Win a $100 Mood Fabrics Gift Certificate!
What a wonderful thing for the fabricaholics among us! Thank you, BurdaStyle.