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Member Since: 02/06/2012

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Re: Big Sew Stylish Giveaway: Books, Sketching Panels, Pincushions, and more!

my inspiration comes from many different sources- online, runways, film, bloggers, even the street!

Re: Interview with Designer Joi Mahon and Giveaway

Belly and bum issues here! Fitting bottoms is such a challenge that I generally stick to flowy dresses.

Re: Christine Haynes Pattern and Book Giveaway

The Emery Dress sounds just right for me!

Re: Cheryl Kuczek Pattern Giveaway

That Boho Frock is adorable!

Re: Book Giveaway: "Patternmaking Made Easy," Third Edition by Connie Crawford

I love working with knits -skirts, tops, dresses.

Re: Enter the Teach Yourself to Sew Giveaway Sponsored by Janome

To add another garment-making option to my knit/crochet skills. So cool to combine techniques!

Re: Project Runway Season 12: Episode 2, "Million Dollar Runway"

I was surprised that the judges gave the win to Kate rather than Dom. I loved both dresses, but thought that they would have appreciated the modern look over the almost steampunk period piece. And I loved Bradon's gown as well, was disappointed he didn't make the top 3!

Re: Enter to Win an Oliso Pro Smart Iron!

Always use distilled water, and test a corner of your fabric to ensure the right temperature. I'd use this iron for pressing seams and all other pressing and steaming requirements.

Re: Project Runway All Stars Episode 12: "Go Big or Go Home"

Anthony Ryan's collection was monotonous, basically the same design over and over - and he did a LOT of those horizontal bars during the season as well. Pretty, but a big yawn. I was really rooting for Uli - her collection was so feminine, and showed a lot more variation on her theme.

Re: Magazine Giveaway: "Threads" Issue #165 (February/March 2013)

Blind hem stitch is my favorite

Re: BOOK GIVEAWAY: "The Art of Fashion Draping" by Connie Amaden-Crawford

Dresses of course, but honestly - a great pair of pants!

Re: DVD GIVEAWAY: Industry Insider Techniques with Louise Cutting Volumes 1-4

I would love to gift this to my daughter, who is an aspiring fashion designer.

Re: Enter for Your Chance to Win a SUEDEsays Pattern!

What fun designs!

Re: Giveaway: SewStylish Spring 2012 Fashion Sewing Guide

As a beginner, I find all of the articles fascinating! But to choose one? I'd say the custom lace blouse