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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 7, 2010, 03.13 AMby suntory

    Happy, no-stress time with the family.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.08 AMby mineymoe

    My dream gift…to have Santa pay off my mortgage.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 03.03 AMby wannajava

    My dream gift would be a long arm quilting set up. It would sure speed up the quilting of the quilts that my kids quilting class make. The scissors would be great to use when I cut out the garments I make. No one touches my sewing scissors.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.48 AMby nettiesknits

    Dream gift for the holidays? …Uninterrupted time to sew, with a loving person to bring me cups of tea and cupcakes to keep me sustained so that I can actually finish something in one sitting :) Oh, and maybe that loving person could organise my fabric stash for me, in between the making of the cups of tea.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.42 AMby lizro

    My dream gift is a European holiday!

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.41 AMby sungirl

    A dedicated room in my house for crafting, sewing, bead jewelry making etc…. (incredibly wishful thinking.. but one never knows)

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.41 AMby livc

    i would love a fabric store to open up beside my house…

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.35 AMby dianajanssen

    My dream gift – time for sewing. Lots and lots of it!

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.34 AMby tklexi

    An industrial sewing machine. Ever since I got to play with one, more poor little home machine just doesn’t have the same appeal.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.33 AMby calendar

    I would love a serger. I have a Brother one picked out on amazon… Also, I love this giveaway, everyone I know who has Gingher shears say they are the best!

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.32 AMby kelepso

    I read these are great shears. I have a cheap pair with plastic handles and they aren’t forged from one single piece of still. Regardless, I need to invest in a pair.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.29 AMby longishhair

    A dress mannequin, and a new sewing machine, my current one has been a bit tired lately….

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.28 AMby flutefish

    Well, it has nothing to do with sewing, but my boyfriend has been hinting at a certain sparkly piece of jewelry for a very long time, and I’m afraid that would top fabric under the tree. :)

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.27 AMby stephaniehyatt

    My dream gift — a sewing room. Not a combined home office/sewing room. A WHOLE room just for sewing! (Not gonna happen!)

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.17 AMby 5294sandras

    My dream gift this year is to receive an embroidery machine.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.15 AMby winnieh-1

    hmmmm Dream Gift? On the Sewing front a really quality Serger machine would be nice. On the other hand more time with my kids would be great, they’re teenagers so very busy.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.14 AMby yellowmae

    my dream gift … hmmm a guilt free vacation! Which won’t happen. But cash to buy furniture and organize my house would be great.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 02.11 AMby hanneloretooker

    I need shears ! Mine all have deadspots in them – very frustrating !

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    Dec 7, 2010, 01.47 AMby barbaralenore

    I would love a wall of cubbies to hold my fabrics and supplies so I can see what I have to work with. My favorite fabric store, Baer, now gone, had a wall like this for remnants – everything visible at a glance.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 01.36 AMby aur0ra

    I would love for someone to renew and pay for my subscription to Burda magazine. I am also hoping to get money to put towards a new sewing machine that I’m saving up for.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 01.32 AMby lize1112

    My dream gift would be a 1969, black El Camino!! (sweet car) Or hey 1,000,000 would be nice:) Then i would have all the time in the world to sew and capitilize on my creations, we did say this was a dream gift right?

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    Dec 7, 2010, 01.22 AMby Zane Tanqueco

    My dream gift for the holidays is to have an extra room where I can sew as long as I want and not disturbing my son as he sleeps. I sew in our bedroom and when I’m so tied up in my sewing at night, my son couldn’t sleep peacefully because of my sewing machine. And during the day, he wouldn’t stop playing with my things. That’s why I couldn’t finish what I’m doing on time.=)

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    Dec 7, 2010, 01.16 AMby jocel

    As I’m usually quite content with the things I have, I’m trying to get my parents to take me to the ballet for my Christmas present.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 01.07 AMby tario

    My dream gift? A "not so big " house with a room just for me.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 01.07 AMby funkyteal

    I’m drooling for a particular camera lens that I’ve got at the top of my wish list.

    In a world where everyone got their way, I’d also get a pair of leather boots and the necessary repairs on my sewing machine.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 01.03 AMby icedivastar

    My dream gift would be a vacation!

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    Dec 7, 2010, 12.59 AMby isabelbk

    My ideal gift would be time… however I’d be happy with a serger.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 12.52 AMby eyesofmad

    My dream gift would be a $500 gift card to Anthropologie. Sometimes you just want to splurge and not have to make everything for yourself.

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    Dec 7, 2010, 12.47 AMby moon0014

    my dream is a huge sewing space, with room for all of my machines (love them all) , a HUGE cutting area, lots of storage cubbies and an organized home for my evergrowing fabric stash.

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