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Melwyk

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29 December, 2018



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7 December, 2018

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    Melwyk commented on the article Day 7: 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways with Coats

    I think I’m unusual because I only have 2 men to give to – my husband and my dad. Both are big readers so always a book they are interested in, and then something for their other hobbies — cooking…



6 December, 2018



5 December, 2018

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    Melwyk commented on the article Day 5: 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways with SVP

    I’ve made a lot of things in the past — quillows, scarves, fancy bags etc. — but one of the most memorable ones was a simple project: a matching dog collar and leash that I made of webbing decora…



4 December, 2018

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    Melwyk commented on the article Day 3: 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways with Thermoweb

    I have a few family events and a casual work do — I probably won’t make anything new to wear as I’ll wear the fancy things I’ve already made & focus on finishing gifts for now! But I did just bu…



3 December, 2018

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    Melwyk commented on the article Day 2: 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways with SVP

    I always plan to start on Half-Christmas — July 1 — but end up getting going in the last week of November when I realize I"ll have to mail my gifts within a week! So much for well laid plans…. …



14 November, 2018



28 September, 2018

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    Melwyk added the project 80s Style Top
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    Ruffled Top from the 12-2017 magazine issue, made in a casual cotton fabric as a test prior to trying out a lace version as seen in the pattern photos. Minimal alterations made, mostly for petite s…

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12 December, 2017

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    Melwyk commented on the article Last Day! 12 Days of Giveaways with EverSewn

    I will happily be staying home this year — only going across town to have Christmas dinner with family — lots of time to relax and restore ourselves over the holiday! And lots of time to sew, of …



10 December, 2017

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    Melwyk commented on the article Day 9: 12 Days of Giveaways with Pfaff

    What I love the most is just being able to have some time off work, read, watch movies, and eat a lot while in great company! Relaxing and not being stressed out or rushed is the most important thi…



7 December, 2017



6 December, 2017

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    Melwyk commented on the article Day 5: 12 Days of Giveaways with Elna

    I made individual gift bags from holiday fabrics with handmade gift tags – they’ve been reused for quite a few years now! Everyone has a different print so we know which is which



11 August, 2015

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    Melwyk commented on the article Color Code: 10 New Women's Sewing Patterns

    I really like most of these — the white dress is the star for me as well, though. I’m short and not exactly model thin, but I think many of these could be made to suit me. I want to make that drap…



30 June, 2014

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    Melwyk commented on the article A New Giveaway for Vintage Fashion Lovers

    I wish I was more organized than I am… I currently have my patterns in 3 paper boxes by type — dresses, wardrobe pieces, vintage. But I’m starting to overflow and need another box!