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Comment on the blog or on Twitter for your chance to win a Gidget II table from Arrow & Kangaroo Sewing Cabinets!

The Gidget II table is a sewer’s dream! Here is the product description:

This sturdy table offers freearm and flatbed sewing with an adjustable platform. The steel locking legs offer a sturdy base, but fold up neatly for easy storage. The tough melamine surface is mar-resistant allowing for years of use creating sewing and craft projects. The table is available in a clean white surface to match any decor.

The wonderful people at Arrow & Kangaroo are also giving away an Alexander Henry bag by Dritz to another lucky winner. The bag measures 15 1/2″ × 16″ × 3″, and is perfect for carrying craft projects on-the-go.

Until Tuesday, May 24th, you can win one of these great products. To enter, answer the following question: What is your sewing table at the moment? Is it your kitchen table, desk or are you lucky to already have a sewing nook of your own?

If submitting an answer via Twitter, be sure to include the @BurdaStyle tag and the hashtag #comment2win.

Good Luck!

- David @ BurdaStyle

P.S. – Want some more sweet deals from Arrow & Kangaroo? For a limited time, they are willing to sell direct to BurdaStyle readers. After viewing their sites ArrowCabinets.com and KangarooKabinets.com, call Arrow directly at 1 (800) 533-7347 with the style code RKSKIM and you can buy any cabinet from them with a $50.00 discount off the manufacturer’s suggested retail price! Offer ends May 31st, 2011.

..but wait, there’s more! There is another chance to win a Gidget II sewing table, as Arrow Sewing Cabinet will be giving one away for very every 500 new fans on their Facebook page. And once they hit 5,000 they will be giving away an entire suite – cabinet, cutting table and chair. Sweet!


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    May 16, 2012, 08.29 PMby flyred77

    Too funny, I used the dining room table for a while, but there were two major drawbacks to that plan. My dining room table is very high and I could only sew for a short time before my hands went numb and my shoulders, back, and neck began to hurt. Then I tried a small desk we had set up for a computer and one day I slid in to the very small opening and hit my knee so hard I actually broke off cartilage. Now we are looking for a table, but just cannot afford the high price right now. I found this post while searching for the The Gidget, because a friend recommended it. I do so need something better!

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    Sep 21, 2011, 09.35 AMby Iriegall

    Sewing on the kitchen’s table, so it’s all cloth at dinner time and all food at sewing time. Kind of messed up :-)

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    Aug 23, 2011, 11.55 PMby goga

    I use a Ikea small table

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    Jun 7, 2011, 08.09 PMby oopsitssierralu

    I use my dad’s desk…its going to break soon,cos its not real wood

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    Jun 5, 2011, 02.56 PMby Debbie x

    I sew on the floor. Because i’m one in a million? and because well.. there aint a table;D

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    May 30, 2011, 01.13 PMby jeni-ann

    I also sew on the table we eat on! Not ideal, but it works :o)

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    May 25, 2011, 08.04 PMby Jolly Polly

    my small desk!

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    May 25, 2011, 01.32 AMby patalie

    Currently I use my rickety old dinning table and I have to remove my machine everyday for dinner… Sigh

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    May 24, 2011, 11.41 PMby Passiona Cottee

    Dining table… help!

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    May 24, 2011, 09.55 PMby kaurfy

    ive used various items of furniture as a sewing table the best being a big ironing board as you can adjust the height to suit, im long in the body so tend to stupe to use basci sewing tables. my current old singer comes with built in factory table, my overlocker is the same n i have a machine beinging repaired if at all possible. cant find the manual for it n the bobbin area is well odd, ive even used a chair as a table.

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    May 24, 2011, 05.15 PMby serenity09

    My sewing table is a small wheeled computer cart,18" deep x 23 3/4" wide x 29 1/4" high, very small indeed.

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    May 23, 2011, 02.44 PMby mirela

    My sewing table is a corner office desk from Bush furniture. I love the fact that it is a corner desk, got my sewing machine and server on that corner.

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    May 23, 2011, 02.30 PMby fivebahtelephant

    I am using an old desk for my sewing table. I am using part of our unfinished basement as a sewing area. It might not be pretty but it works!

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    May 23, 2011, 08.53 AMby paintedlady89

    My current sewing table is any flat service that I can find. I would love to have a permanent sewing area in my home, that is a wish for my future! I also sew on the go, assisting girl scouts service projects that include sewing!

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    May 23, 2011, 05.10 AMby Tracy Paul

    When i moved from my 2 Bdrm apt. to a room in my roommates condo, I gave away most of my furniture to people from LA/Freecycle. My Sewing Machine + serger are in storage till I can put them in my room and up off the floor. I would love to start sewing on a machine again. I have never used my Serg Machine and need lessons for using it. Presently I’m teaching myself to knit.

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    May 22, 2011, 05.26 PMby Gigidahling

    I commandeered the coat closet in the hallway when we moved into this house some twenty years ago, and set it up to be a sewing room. I had an outlet installed in the closet and have a lamp clipped on to one of the shelves, and my sewing machine and serger live there, ready to sew. It is a narrow closet, and I found a typewriter desk that was small enough to fit in there. There is no glamor in the set up, but it is practical, clean up means I turn off the light and close the door, and I was able to keep my eyes on the kids while I was sewing.

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    May 22, 2011, 04.43 AMby magdamagda

    I keep my sewing machine on a desk and my serger has its inbuilt table. They are separate from my cutting space which is great! What’s not so great is that my laptop and sewing machine have to share the desk sometimes!

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    May 22, 2011, 03.30 AMby knitist

    I’m using the dining room table – we rarely eat out there. It’s a little too high, so I put a cushion on the chair. It would be nice to have a proper table.

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    May 22, 2011, 02.52 AMby Phamburger

    My sewing table at this moment is the kitchen table.

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    May 21, 2011, 10.46 PMby Tokie Ang

    mine is a table which my uncle made specially for me, with lil rack space below the table^^ it’s very nice even it just 2cm woods and unpainted would be very nice if i can have the new one, so i can use that table only as rack!! :D

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    May 21, 2011, 04.50 PMby missycas17

    My sewing table is a vanity table I had to have, but never used.:)

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    May 21, 2011, 01.27 AMby foliusdesign

    I use my kitchen table.

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    May 20, 2011, 11.30 PMby Marilyn Strain

    I would love to have this table to put up for my friends to use when they come over to sew.

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    May 20, 2011, 08.51 PMby Michelle Davis-Swain

    I currently sew on my dining room table. The table is a little too high for so it is a little uncomfortable! The Gidget II would be perfect!!

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    May 20, 2011, 07.45 PMby Retrojean

    The table I’m using for my sewing machine is a tall skinny table with 2 small drawers that might be something used behind a couch. It’s a bit tall for me, but my saddle stool adjusts. The table I use for my serger is a small folding table. It’s shorter than the other one, but again, my stool adjusts. Been wishin’ I had a nice REAL sewing table, though. Trying to get my “dream sewing room” organized.

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    May 20, 2011, 04.51 PMby redcharlotte

    My sewing table is a big piece of wood we got from Home Depot and then varnished and attached to an old desk from a consignment shop. Works great!

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    May 20, 2011, 04.55 AMby lanamarie6

    i have my sewing machine on my old desk, aside from my serger and laptop.. and the desk is not all that big to begin with ;) but i’m glad for what i have.

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    May 20, 2011, 03.52 AMby RedHairedLady

    Alas, my sewing table is my kitchen table. I badly need a real sewing table, so winning this one would be awesome!

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    May 19, 2011, 11.22 PMby Lauaaa Night

    I am current in halls of residence and have to put my sewing machine balanced on the sink and worktop….. hard work!

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    May 19, 2011, 08.37 PMby nellyvdb

    Mi dining table is my sewing table. I clear a small corner where I put my sewing machine. One does what one can. :)

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