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Ann Michel, Winston-Salem, NC, US

craft interests: embroidery, fashion, gifts, paper-crafts, quilting, sewing

Gender: Female

Member Since: 04/25/2012

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Costume for "All Hallows Eve"

This was my granddaughter Rachel's idea. She wanted a costume to remind people that Halloween is also known as "All Hallows Eve.", and the very next day is All Saints Day. My granddaughter is...

Quilted Jacket

This is a Jacket I created for Spring to bring on a tour to Italy. I made it reversable without batting so it is light and cool and complimented several outfits. I started with a great jacket pattern...

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Re: Halloween Costume Contest 2012 - Official Rules

I want to enter the Halloween Costume Contest, but when I hit enter it tells me the page can not be found. How do I get the "Entry"?

Re: BOOK GIVEAWAY: A Field Guide to Fabric Design

I would use my fabric design to create great jackets, bags and quilts. I already print fabric to use on gifts that I sew. I would love to learn more about designing my own fabric.

Re: BOOK GIVEAWAY: A Field Guide to Fabric Design

I always find something interesting and exciting on your site.

Re: BOOK GIVEAWAY: "Famous Frocks" by Sara Alm and Hanna McDevitt

I am really enjoying Threads Magazine, on-line projects, and I am learning so much. Thank you!

Re: Quilted Jacket

The dress was from a McCall's pattern #M5656 view A with the pockets added. I made it a longer length (above the ankle), and embroidered dragonflies on the buttons in gold and white metallic thread. Then I lines the jumper for comfort. The fabric is a linen-like cotton blend.

Re: How to Make a Lovely Pleated-Ribbon Trim

Wow! This will come in very handy for heirloom sewing.