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craft interests: embroidery, fashion, knitting, paper-crafts, sewing, cake decorating

Member Since: 11/24/2010

recent comments

Re: Book Giveaway: Dressmaking: 200 Q&A

Oh, oh, oh, pleeease let this book appear in my post box!

Re: Magazine Giveaway: The Best of Threads Fitting

Oh, I would LOVE this!. Tall, large build, low bust, long arms, you name it, I probably have to change it! A muslin is my best friend.

Re: Book Giveaway: "Hat Shop"

I'd love to be able to make my own hats because I have a large size head and lots of them just don't fit me!

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

Ooops! Forgot to say whose style, which would be Marilyn Monroe.

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

Dresses and looks that I would love to explore!

Re: Book Giveaway "The Colette Sewing Handbook"

Oooh, another book for my collection!

Re: Book Giveaway: "Improv Sewing"

Oooh, yes please!

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

Wow! That sounds like a great book to get the creative juices OVERflowing!

Re: BOOK GIVEAWAY: A Field Guide to Fabric Design

Oooh, I really want to add an individual touch to my garments, and printing my own fabric would be just the thing!

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

I am tall, with quite different proportions (bust line placement etc) so help on these aspects, as well as the troubleshooting and detail advice, and all the rest would be priceless!

Re: Book Giveaway: "Horrockses Fashions: Off-the-Peg Style in the '40s and '50s"

The era when women were shaped like women and not expected to look like prepubescent girls!