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Welcome to day six of our Holiday Giveaway! Win exceptional dressmaker’s shears from Gingher! Comment on this blog article by 9AM (EST) Tuesday, December 7th to be entered to win!

The 8 inch dressmaker’s shears have a versatile longer length cut and blades strong enough to trim and cut multiple layers of fabric effortlessly. The longer cut is ideal for cutting out patterns and trimming seams. Gingher’s precision ground knife edge cuts flawlessly all the way to the points. The bent handle allows for smooth, comfortable cutting across a tabletop or counter.

Gingher is recognized as the premier line of cutting implements in sewing, crafts and needle arts.

Comment to Win: What’s your dream gift for the holidays?

Congratulations to marloncosta who won the Jen Darling Garment Bag!


This giveaway is sponsored by Gingher


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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.27 PMby puddlefoot

    My dream gift is a dress form. I really need one. Other than that —some lovely european fabric. It’s so much nicer than the stuff I can get locally.

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.25 PMby olgarosita

    I wish I had more time for my hobbies :)

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.24 PMby cooi

    My dream gift is japanese pattern books!!!

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.23 PMby candicej

    I would love a proper cutting table – at the right height. My dining room table is killing my back!

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.22 PMby Kaitlin Clark

    I would love a gift certificate to Spoonflower, so i can print and sew my own textile designs!

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.21 PMby laurahoj

    My dream gift for the holidays would have to be a cruise with no kids!

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.17 PMby jsh-1

    My dream gift for the holidays would be a serger and a dress form. A bunch of retro fabric woudn`t be so bad either :D

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.15 PMby cassili

    I would really love to have a new sewing machine. I have my great grandmothers which holds sentimental value, but doesn’t really work well at all. It would be nice to be able to sew something without resetting the bobbin every five minutes.

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.11 PMby SewSunshine

    My dream gift would be a Viking Diamond Embroidery Sewing Machine. I’ve wanted one since they first came out. My second choice woule be the new Bernina 830.

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.08 PMby azurerad

    I’d love to have some containers and shelves in which to organize my ever growing stash of fabric.

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.08 PMby naonao

    Actually I’m most excited about another project I’m planning with my boyfriend. We wanna do etchings in silver, using a specific kind of acid. I wish it’s gonna work! :) Then of course I want some silver stuff to try it out…

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.07 PMby ninnyleigh

    My dream gift for the holidays is an adjustable dress form. I have never used a dress form before, but I think it would help with my creative process.

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.04 PMby slowe55

    a new pair of shears ;)

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.03 PMby charomki

    Liberty in London has the most beautiful and ridiculously expensive dress-maker dolls, sigh…..

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.02 PMby laurwyn

    I would love a week end voucher or plane tickets to an old European town.

    Regarding sewing, I would love a plus size mannequin.

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.02 PMby revolution9

    An adjustable dress form! Pretty please ;)

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.01 PMby sewbella

    My dream gift….. would be a honeymoon to Bali. My husband and I have been married for 28 years and never were able to have one. First it was money and now the time has slipped by!! Why not dream big and go to someplace so beautiful as Bali!!

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.01 PMby lester

    A couple of weeks off, paid, just to sew and create.

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.01 PMby engrbyday

    My dream gift would be a new car as the old one is getting a little rickety…but that is dreaming. A more do-able option is a new sewing machine.

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.00 PMby monibug

    I would love a dressform some fabric and some great scissors to cut with….lol…That would be great I’d be unstoppable..sometimes

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    Dec 6, 2010, 05.00 PMby constances

    I would love more time to sew. More time to shop for sewing.

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    Dec 6, 2010, 04.54 PMby tuckea4

    . . . a machine with an impeccable straight stitch.

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      Dec 6, 2010, 08.02 PMby angelical

      Try a Pfaff sewing sewing machine, they have the famous IDT-system that makes impeccable straight stiches…

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    Dec 6, 2010, 04.54 PMby EuStacia Noir

    My dream gift would be would world peace and prosperity. That would be truly lovely.

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    Dec 6, 2010, 04.54 PMby foliusdesign

    My dream gift would be a trip anywhere with my mum!

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    Dec 6, 2010, 04.54 PMby bellamabella

    i puffy heart gingher products

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    Dec 6, 2010, 04.54 PMby easbrooke

    My dream gift for the holidays would be a dress form, fabric store gift card and a sewing room! Oh, and more time to actually spend in the sewing room, or crafting in general, would be nice.

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    Dec 6, 2010, 04.53 PMby fatandy

    A shopping trip to NYCs garment district would be the ultimate gift…

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    Dec 6, 2010, 04.53 PMby qsogirl

    A dream gift…. hmmm. Perhaps a whole wardrobe of clothes that make me feel beautiful and good about the way I look!

    Gingher shears are so lovely. Thanks!!

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    Dec 6, 2010, 04.51 PMby nic101

    I would love to get some extra money to spend on shopping in NYC. I’m going for the first time in January. So excited!

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