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Welcome to day 26 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win a Rhinestone Start Up Kit from M&J Trimming. Comment on this blog article by 9AM (EST) Monday, December 27th to be entered to win!

Win the very popular Rhinestone Start Up Kit: A gift basket with some of the best trims, such as ribbons, buttons, and appliqué!

“Freedom in Selection, Gives Freedom in Design”. M&J Trimming has stood by this saying since 1936, and still today we provide our customers with the highest quality and best selection of trims for their artistic designs. Happy Holiday’s from M&J Trimming Family.

Comment to Win: Whom do you sew for? Yourself? Your family? Customers?

Congratulations to ricegirl who won the Japanese Pattern Books from Tessuti!


This giveaway is sponsored by M&J Trimming


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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.48 PMby sew2sew4

    I sew for myself, my family and my nieces and nephews.

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.44 PMby latulipenoire

    I sew almost exclusively for myself.

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.44 PMby powpetje

    For myself and a few days ago a made something for a friend of mine.

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.39 PMby annawilliamson

    I sew for myself, my good friends, and my sister. Whoever inspires me gets gifts occasionally. For my family I usually do other crafts, like needlepoint or knitting.

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.38 PMby carlachan

    mostly for myself (if it’s too big I gave it to my mom..) and my little nephew

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.37 PMby lauriekg

    I sew for myself and my family including the dogs. My 2 granddaughters are my favorite people to sew for. Occasionally I will sew for a customer if someone asks me to make something for them, but I prefer sewing what I want to sew.

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.35 PMby redredhoodie

    all of them. I made a blouse for my sister as a christmas gift and sell some of my stuff online but mostly I sew for myself. I’m at the point where I like almost everything I make nd therefore wnt to keep for myself.

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.34 PMby Linda Prihoda

    I sew mostly for my family. I love to give handmade items as gifts.

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.34 PMby macoskrm

    I sew for myself and family, and occasionally for friends. Usually though, it’s for me!

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.32 PMby prairieponygirl

    I love sewing for myself and family. When I first started to sew it was for my family, but now it’s mostly me. :D Thank you so much BURDA! <3

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.32 PMby Xenia phillip

    i sew for me my sister and my grandmother.. i love it its so enjoyable

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.30 PMby susieq3123

    Mostly I sew for myself, but my granddaughter comes in second!

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.29 PMby erikaj

    I sew for ME

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.29 PMby anneeza

    Sewing for meself (most of the time), daughter, husband, friends and very recent, to my dear customers.

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.26 PMby SewSunshine

    For now, I sew for family and friends. My goal would be to creat things I could sell.

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.25 PMby cornellgirl

    I mainly sew for myself, starting to branch out to family. My goal is to become good enough that I could have customers if I so desired!

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.24 PMby delicateetsaine

    i sew for my friends, if it’s for me…i finally offert my creation to my friends.

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.23 PMby kelepso

    I mostly sew for myself. I’ve only sewn for my partner once and I’ve only had 2 customers. Currently, I am sewing for my muse.

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.18 PMby yiannagnak

    For myself, for customers, for family

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.11 PMby BritJ

    I knit, crochet, and sew for my family & myself. My children are the ones that receive most of what I create, though.

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.10 PMby miip

    I usually sew for myself and for friends, but occasionally I’ll make something on order

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    Dec 26, 2010, 03.07 PMby euma

    I usually sew, knit and crochet for me and my family. Sometimes I make little projects for close friends too.

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