30 December, 2011
spud13 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 30 - Win a Prize Pack from Westcott!
The scissors I am getting by with at the moment at nothing short of embarrassing! Please add my name to the draw! Many thanks.
24 December, 2011
spud13 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 23 - Win a Spoonflower $100 Credit!
Thank you – I’d never heard of this website and it looks wonderful!! I’m spoilt for choice with the fabric, but I often make things for a childrens home in Kenya and I think the Honeybun fabric wo…
12 December, 2011
spud13 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 12 - Win a Library of Sewing Titles and Canvas Tote from Random House, Inc.!
I really like the Craft Gossip blog, as I don’t have enough time to be trawling the internet as much as I’d like. I also randomly gain interest when I’m out and about or travelling. I always carr…
8 December, 2011
spud13 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 8 - Win a Signed Copy of Embroidered Effects, an Ultimate Kit, and Glow-in-the-Dark Floss from Sublime Stitching!
I’m ashamed to say I have a counted cross-stitch picture which I started around 1997. It’s moved house with me several times and has pride of place on a tapestry frame in the lounge – the idea bei…
4 May, 2011
spud13 commented on the article The Dressmaker of Khair Khana: How Sewing Changed the Lives of an Afghan Family
When I was in my late teens, I would customise clothing and sew fresh garments from old saris and curtains. From the sale of these, I was able to support myself through university. I only sew for…
21 December, 2010
spud13 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 21 Win the Rowenta Pressure Iron and Steamer!
Well, any sniff of a discount will usually encourage me to buy (I’m such a pushover!), but I would like ‘buy one get one free’ on patterns and money off any kind of workshop will pique my interest.
20 December, 2010
spud13 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 19 Win Fiskars Fabric Scissor Set!
Well, I’ve always known about Burda, but seem to remember having the site recommended to me by a friend…or it could have been via a Craft Gossip email…
7 December, 2010
spud13 commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 7 - Win Mood Fabrics $100 Gift Card!
To be honest, I spend very little indeed. A few pounds here and there. I don’t feel confident enough in my skills to splash out on expensive fabrics, etc. Instead, I tend to pick up pieces I thi…