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This giveaway is now closed, and the winner has been chosen. It is day 2 of our 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways! Each day we will be giving away a prize, and all you have to do is comment to win. Today you have the chance to win a Singer Featherweight C240 sewing machine…


The Featherweight C240 sewing machine is great for sewing in small spaces or for taking to sewing classes! Sew all kinds of fabrics: from sheer to denim – even leather, thanks to the Integrated Even Feed System which feeds fabric evenly from both the top and bottom, so you can sew even difficult fabrics with confidence.

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Giveaway is only open to residents of North America, winners will be randomly selected and contacted the day after the giveaway by their email address associated with their BurdaStyle account and announced on our Facebook book page. See official rules here.

Comment below with how soon do you start sewing for the holidays?

Good Luck!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 09.58 PMby mm4

    Depends on the project, also I know that if I don’t get it done for this Christmas there is always next Christmas

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    Dec 2, 2018, 09.53 PMby lionhart

    My aunt starts sewing very early. She would love to use this sewing machine to make even more creations than she does already.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 09.40 PMby Bogda

    Ideas and plans in place. Now need to ACTION!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 09.18 PMby planet

    Sewing for Christmas is always a last minute idea. Just like gift shopping.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 09.15 PMby demcdowell

    I have one or two more gifts to sew. So far, I have finished a reversible dog bandana for one of my pets.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 09.12 PMby Lizherbst

    I have been sneaking in Christmas sewing since early November. Now it’s time to really focus. Thank you for the opportunity to win the machine.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 08.53 PMby JaneReine

    Never soon enough! December but should start in June, or September at the latest.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 08.51 PMby jventur

    I started in November

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    Dec 2, 2018, 08.51 PMby lauramae

    It depends from year to year. This year, I have already completed two gifts in November which is a good start! Hoping that I keep up the pace, and I just may complete everything in time!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 08.41 PMby BBananas

    I haven’t been able to sew since October. Its a stress relief for me, so I am sad I have been so busy

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    Dec 2, 2018, 08.40 PMby Patk71

    I’m starting today.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 08.38 PMby Kan

    Always get stuck in planning stages

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    Dec 2, 2018, 08.04 PMby YasmeenS

    Never soon enough, it seems! But there’s nothing like two weeks before Christmas to get me motivated to get all of my holiday sewing done!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 07.45 PMby Madmacsgia

    As a sewing instructor, I am sewing and showing others how to make gifts, year round. That way, you don’t get in a pinch to get everything done at once

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    Dec 2, 2018, 07.43 PMby gmiluk

    Usually 1-2 weeks before Christmas.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 07.24 PMby lanternwaste33

    I started sewing some gifts back in September! I have such a heavy sewing schedule that I have to plan way ahead to fit extra gift sewing in! :D

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    Dec 2, 2018, 07.23 PMby cathydavison

    I started gift sewing a couple weeks ago and this week will start an outfit for a holiday dinner out with friends.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 07.20 PMby sewducky

    Right after Thanksgiving.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 07.09 PMby CeciliaY

    I started in November.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 07.09 PMby Aszeliski

    Usually I procrastinate, but this year I was able to start in October. Last year I was still finishing presents on Christmas Eve!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 07.05 PMby charleng

    I don’t think I ever stop! It’s an ongoing from one holiday to the next. I can’t even begin to count the number of spools of thread I used in my NELCO that I bought in 1970!! Would love to have a new machine to be able to do more

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.40 PMby WendyWiebe

    I started in November, but still have a big list to sew! Thankfully all the other crafting items are done…

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.40 PMby AliyaRich

    I made one summer dress, planning to do pinafore for my daughter!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.35 PMby moada1

    I started in October… love sewing

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.32 PMby fayedoll

    I begin sewing for Christmas in October. The sooner the better.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.16 PMby KittenStitcher

    It’s an all year process as I find deals and inspiration for gifts, by Dec. I’m in cram mode.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.15 PMby divasrule

    I need to win today!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.04 PMby jeankat

    I start thinking about it in July, and I start doing it in December.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.04 PMby 3muchachos

    Starting today!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.00 PMby emcooke

    never soon enough!

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