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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…

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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, 02.04 PMby JennyGomez

    I started sewing Christmas gifts for my grandkids this summer. I lost a couple of months worth of sewing time because we moved, so now I’m stressed to finish

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    Dec 2, 2018, 02.00 PMby sbweb

    I start whenever inspiration comes, August or December! I often find myself finishing things in late December and wishing for more time.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 01.56 PMby gpcato

    Every year I intend to start October sewing in October. But I usually end up waiting until December. That’s what I’m doing this year.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 01.55 PMby Micki15

    The idea for my project came at the Houston Quilt show in early November & I’m still in the planning stages! I’m ready to get stitching!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 01.52 PMby Hobo

    I started sewing Christmas gifts in August. I have a lot of people to make gifts for. I should be finished soon (hopefully

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    Dec 2, 2018, 01.43 PMby Shelbi L

    I don’t have a specific date for holiday sewing. I sew gifts up as inspiration hits year ’round.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 01.36 PMby dmlackey

    I start planning in my head in the fall and then usually start sewing in December. I try to keep it simple since I gift all the ladies at work with a homemade item like small zip bag or something like that. I really like “paying it forward” like that because it makes them feel special. I’ve been looking for a smaller machine that I can take with me on trips or workshops. This machine looks like it would definitely work well! Thanks for the give away fun!!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 01.34 PMby kwisener

    I start in September. We have five grandkids so it is a busy time the closer we get to the holidays. I make a different ornament each year to give away plus I keep a set for each grandkid for when they grow up. I like to finish things early and enjoy the holidays.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 01.34 PMby Catsclaw76

    That sewing machine looks fantastic. I have been sewing with a Simple Singer and I have to say it is a sturdy machine. I have had this machine for 8 years and really would love to be able to win a new one. I have been sewing doll clothes, pajamas, curtains and baby clothes. Would love to take it up a step with a new machine

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    Dec 2, 2018, 01.29 PMby annlwright

    I’ve been known to start in January while ideas are fresh.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 12.57 PMby khawkerself

    Excited to try new fleece projects with the Featherweight!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 12.52 PMby Nikkee Huerta

    I generally start sewing for Christmas gifts in September or October- that’s when I do most of my shopping g. I try to be completely done with everything before thanksgiving week so I do t have any stress over thanksgiving and all of December

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    Dec 2, 2018, 12.08 PMby Jennifer Bond

    Pity it’s not available to international customers

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    Dec 2, 2018, 12.03 PMby ml206

    Making a holiday wall hanging

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    Dec 2, 2018, 12.03 PMby Frenchy-C

    December 01 is usually the time where I realize that I haven’t started yet! And then I start like a mad woman. This Featherweight C240 would be a nice present…for myself!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 10.54 AMby Patrizia Greco

    On the first day of December! But only easy things,

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    Dec 2, 2018, 10.44 AMby punkrockmartha

    Once the calendar hits December i start thinking of holiday sewing… thanks for the giveaway!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 10.02 AMby corkpop

    I used to start the day after Thanksgiving beginning with things that had to be shipped. Now its just my sister, niece and myself so I make a few pieces of clothing to wear during the season.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 09.35 AMby jellobai

    I need to start sewing for holiday right now! I’d love to sew a few thick wool capes from this month burdastyle magazine.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 09.17 AMby 16PINK

    I begin sewing for the holidays as soon as possible, since I sew so slowly! The Singer Featherweight would be a big help.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 08.56 AMby chin200

    I start as early as October because a lot of family members rely on me to sew up their requests. I love to sew.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 07.32 AMby poopik23

    I plan months ahead what fancy dress I’d like to sew. Getting to actually sewing it is the difficult part..

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    Dec 2, 2018, 07.06 AMby azmissmu

    My sewing machine passed away at the beginning of October, but I was sewing holiday items year round! You never know when inspiration strikes…

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.54 AMby valoriej

    I start right after I book my Xmas visit to the grands. Gotta have something different.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.40 AMby hadierkamel

    I just finished my sewing courses and i cant wait to start my little project where i can finally make my dream come true <3

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.36 AMby SewMarian

    I just got back into sewing and have been going wild since September for the holiday season! New fabrics and new projects each week :)

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.35 AMby Boos

    I’ve been known to start sewing on the eve of an event! However, I’m doing things a bit differently this year. Started sewing Thanksgiving weekend.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 06.13 AMby JCHaley

    I usually start during the Thanksgiving weekend. I’ll admit it’s a little late, but I do better under pressure.

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    Dec 2, 2018, 05.53 AMby RPB123

    I try to start on holiday projects as I wrap up Halloween items. Would love to win this machine!

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    Dec 2, 2018, 05.47 AMby harmonycastle

    Love to win!

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