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22 November, 2014

  • 05:28 PM

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    sewster55 commented on the pattern Faux Fur Wrap 12/2013

    oh… and I just realized what a rip this is because in the description it says, ‘pattern does not include seam allowance’ I’ll say… there is no pattern!

  • 05:26 PM

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    sewster55 commented on the pattern Faux Fur Wrap 12/2013

    Okay… I was thinking of just drafting this myself, but I’m very new to doing my own drafting, so I figured for .99 I’ll buy the pattern. Ah…99 and no pattern, just the instructions to draft yo…



19 November, 2014

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    sewster55 commented on the article ClosetMaid Giveaway

    I use quilting tape to keep my lines straight when top stitching garments.
    Elizabeth S.



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12 June, 2014

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    sewster55 commented on the article Make It Coats Giveaway!

    Elizabeth S Glendale CA
    My best tip for hand sewing is simply this: don’t do it. Even if a pattern
    Calls for hand sewing, I find a way to do it on the machine. It’s faster
    & cleaner.



21 May, 2014

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    sewster55 commented on the article Day Glo: 7 Dazzling Patterns

    I love this collection. I just made a very similar pant with a vogue pattern & I’d like to make that top shown. Love the Tshirt dress & oversized sweatshirt. I think the problem with this pictu…



21 April, 2014

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    sewster55 commented on the pattern Basic Bodice and Sleeve Sloper

    I’m not clear what this is exactly. Is it a sloper in different sizes or just one size that you would have to grade?



15 March, 2014

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    sewster55 commented on the article Rowan Giveaway

    The best way to keep your machine in good working order is to use it a lot. Even when a machine is covered it will collect dust which is damaging. By using your machine a lot you keep all the pa…



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25 November, 2013

  • 05:14 AM

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    sewster55 commented on the pattern Box Pleat Dress 12/2013

    I love this dress but what does ’ dress fabric’ mean exactly? It looks like a wool blend or maybe a crepe.



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16 September, 2013

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    sewster55 commented on the article Passport to Japan: 9 New Patterns

    I felt the same way as the other review. When I saw the headline ‘Passport to Japan’ I was really excited because I love contemporary Japanese fashion and the amazing Japanese sewing books. Here …



16 April, 2013

  • 03:11 AM

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    sewster55 commented on the forum topic Pattern problems

    I’m not sure where you purchased your pattern, was it from a store on on line? Most Burda patterns i’ve used are marked with sizes on the pattern and in addition use a different patterned line for…



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13 May, 2011

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    sewster55 commented on the article Age Appropriate Dressing

    Well I ponder this question every year. I live in California & like to wear mini skirts. It’s hot & I feel a little more dressed up in a mini skirt then shorts. I’m 50. *&^&^ I can’t believe i…



11 April, 2011

  • 03:07 AM

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    sewster55 posted a message on sewster55's wall

    I’m new to this site. I was able to down load a free pattern but can’t get the instructions. I’m planing to buy some patters, but wanted to try out a free pattern to start. Firefox didn’t like t…