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Welcome to day 21 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win the Rowenta Pressure Iron and Steamer!
Comment on this blog article by 9AM (EST) Wednesday, December 22nd to be entered to win!

The Rowenta Pressure Iron and Steamer is an ironing system for the home that provides all the efficiency of a commercial ironing system.

Combined with Rowenta’s high performance engineering and quality manufacturing, the Pressure Iron and Steamer offers unrivaled steam performance for professional quality results every time.

It features a vertical steam component ideal for hanging garments, continuous high ironing powered steam that is available at the touch of a button for fast and effortless ironing, stainless steel soleplate for easy glide and less strain to iron out wrinkles, and a large 33 oz water tank for up to 1.5 hours of ironing

Comment to Win: What is your favorite/most needed discount?


This giveaway is sponsored by Rowenta


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    Dec 21, 2010, 03.07 PMby ladyshape

    Fabric, fabric, fabric. All of the fabric I want to use is wildly expensive and it is an ongoing expense.

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    Dec 21, 2010, 03.07 PMby sewella

    That would certainly be fabric and sewing/ knitting supplies!

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    Dec 21, 2010, 03.06 PMby stefalufagus

    I usually shop for bargains, but especially on books. I love books to fill my shelves. Sewing books, craft books, art and design books. And as a grad student every little discount helps!

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    Dec 21, 2010, 03.05 PMby jamama3

    I love free shipping, half price thread, 99 cent patterns, half price notions which means sewing machine needles and the ott-light bulbs discounted! What would be really cool is discounted dry cleaning fees. I sew professionally and need those services often (the pressing part of it) but it adds up big time!

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    Dec 21, 2010, 03.04 PMby mlssfshn

    I usually shop clearance. I like discounts on fabric and notions.

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    Dec 21, 2010, 03.03 PMby meseide

    At the moment it’s discount on vogue sewing patterns because you can’t get them where I live and the shipping costs to Europe are quite high already. But I would love to get discount on quality fabric as well. (Basically for the same reason)

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    Dec 21, 2010, 03.02 PMby miaow

    Any discount is my favorite!

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    Dec 21, 2010, 03.02 PMby nellyvdb

    I would really appreciate discounts on designer fabrics and high end patterns and notions

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    Dec 21, 2010, 03.01 PMby lauriekg

    Free shipping on any purchase is always my favorite discount!

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.59 PMby leslie

    Fabric! After than, discounts for buttons, zippers, etc…

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.59 PMby nehmah

    My favorite discounts are for 20% and up on fabrics; 40% for one item from a hobby site that carries sewing supplies. So, these are my “favorite things” Nehmah

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.52 PMby gerrietutty

    Hummmmmmmmmmmmmm, just about any discount counts big at my house. Gerrie gerrietutty@yahoo.com

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.51 PMby indiedanielle

    Right now, I can barely afford thread but usually it’s quality fabrics. A dressmaker’s form in my size, to replace my homemade one, would be great too!

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.51 PMby jassica

    Ah! i need this iron. The one i have burns everything and the heat wont turn down. Even looking at this is exciting me… haha

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.50 PMby eyeofthebeholder

    Special fabric days- I am lucky to have a Mill End store near me which gives a great discount on designer and specialty fabrics which I could never afford at standard pricing

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.50 PMby weather

    a dress form! i have always wanted one. vintage ones i see all over the place are lovely but i would be so happy to find one that i could afford!

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      Dec 21, 2010, 11.32 PMby Ruminantia

      Hi Weather!
      Have you thought about making your own? I have seen the step by step directions for making a custom dress form perfectly fitted to YOU, using an old t-shirt, duct tape and some kind of batting or filling. (You need a friend to help tape you up).

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.49 PMby chillwear

    A discount on fabric and patterns would be great. Would love to see unique fabric which is so hard to find at the chain fabric stores. Of course a discount on a great iron would be wonderful.

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.49 PMby southwestsewer

    My favorite discount is on patterns. I can then buy several that are similar and I mix and match the different pieces to create something original.

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.46 PMby kallers

    I would love it if burdastyle gave everyone a holiday discount on patterns!

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.46 PMby Sabrina Wharton-Brown

    A dressmaker’s dummy in my size (petite).

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.44 PMby tissyalex

    I love to have discounts on anything sewing related! I would to have this iron. Would have been perfect for my Christmas sewing.

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.43 PMby Lisa-W

    I love sewing but I love it when I can buy something for as cheap as I can make it…especially if it fits just as well too!

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.41 PMby Samantha Shepard

    Fabric discounts are a must given that they can get so expensive! I also would love to get a great iron at an affordable price!

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.41 PMby chicaroja

    i appreciate fabric discounts the most, as they can often be surprisingly expensive. notions and such usually seem to be fairly reasonable…

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.41 PMby gedwoods

    I’d like to see discounts on sewing/design workshops or short classes. These are often quite expensive and it would be great to make them more accessible.

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.40 PMby milkshake80

    i love discounts on books!!! Especially craft and sewing books. I refuse to by them full price.

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      Dec 21, 2010, 03.31 PMby vintagegal

      do you know about edwardrhamilton.com? I can’t tell you how many books I buy from them…they get great fashion remainders. Oh, and cute name-I have a cat named Milkshake!!!

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      Dec 21, 2010, 08.56 PMby bolaiyowu

      thanks for the link.

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.39 PMby Morgan Brown

    I could defintely use a great iron, I have a cheap crafting iron and it make pressing and adding interfacing so time consuming. I love any discount on fabric too!

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.39 PMby krokojo

    Most needed item? A new iron because it is very likely that mine will give up in a short time (it already doesn’t work half of the time…) but a most wanted item would be an embroidery machine :)

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.39 PMby inlovewithcreating

    hmmmm I love the discounts you can get on tools for sewing!

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    Dec 21, 2010, 02.38 PMby primandpropah

    I would love to see more affordable fabric that is unique. We can all go to Joanns to grab the same stuff Tom Dick and Harry are using. I get interesting stuff online but I am paying for it. I’s love to find a happy medium.

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      Dec 21, 2010, 08.07 PMby Melanie Parks

      i agree. also some of us (me) have to travel an hour & a half just get to a plain old joanns. i always try to find deals online but fabric seems to be one of the hardest things to get a discount on.

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      Dec 21, 2010, 08.25 PMby lovemylife

      Absolutely! Nothing beats feeling the fabrics in your hands.

      Its hard to go online and know what it really is going to look like. I would love cheaper fabrics that still have a great design aesthetic.

      This machine would be a happy medium between ironing and steaming… I purchased the Rowenta steamer and within seconds (as I was swiping it downwards it got too close &) burned my leg leaving a very funny polka dot tattoo which my husband adores. :) Back to Target it went.

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      Dec 22, 2010, 02.59 AMby simplyb

      Agreed 100%, great fabric is so tough to find, and like Melanie said, I have to drive hours to get to the “local” fabric store here.

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