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StashaNovak

Stasha Novak, ON, CA
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craft interests: fashion, quilting, sewing

Member Since: 03/21/2012


recent comments

Re: Video: Manuel's Piped Pockets

Thank you so much fro posting

Re: Guide to Press Cloths

April May, year 2011 issue Threads # 154.

Re: Video: How to Fit Sleeves the Hip-Hop Way

Thank you Kennet D. King for explaining and presentation on similarity how fitting pants and fitting sleeve.

Re: Video: How to Sew a Welt Pocket Opening

Thank you so much and just in time. I so agree with Grandma2six above when she wrote:

"Judith does an excellent job explaining and demonstrating the process."

Re: Video: Make Your Own Tailor's Pressing Tool

Thank you so much. How nice to see helper tools we can make ourselves.

There is a difference between dauber and "spritzing the seam."

Thank you Judith Neukam always a pleasure to see you and your presentations.

Re: Another Look at Kenneth D. King's Sewing Space

Thank you so much for this gem. It appears it was hidden under "notions" not fairyland.

Thank you Kenneth for inviting us to your studio, feast for my eyes. To create beauty, one has to surround with beauty to feel at home and nourish creative spirit.

Your seam ripper is like hand of "femme fatale." As always, it can be small detail that transform "utility " objects to decorative art.

Thank you ,
Stasha

Re: Project Runway All Stars, Episode 1: "You Got Punked"

I agree with MissPat.

"Winning"? "Designers"? and posted in Threads magazine?

Re: Win a Copy of Serger Techniques on DVD!

I have Bernina 1150 MDA serger and having Pamela Leggett DVD would be wonderful.

I have seen Pamela Leggett articles in Threads magazine and she is wonderful teacher.

Re: Get Creative with Heirloom Buttons

Thank you so much, I have several ideas for your creations.

Re: How to Re-create a Vintage Modernist Bag

http://artsmithjewelry.com/as20.html

http://reidmcdonald.wordpress.com/2013/02/19/honorable-jewelista-alert-art-smith-the-first-african-american-jewelry-designer/

Milton Heffing was it appears client of first Afro-American jewellery designerArthur Smith. Please see above links.

Nice to see your re-creations and your curiosity.

Re: Do You Have Questions for Sewing Expert Angela Wolf?

I so agree with JoFray post of July 6, 2013, minus excitement and I can not watch her videos. Her ' presentation", her voice.... and trailing of it....
If is this standard of presentation, that Threads magazine is going.....Who approved those videos.

My favourite are Judith Neukam, Kenneth King, Louise Cutting and Claire Shaeffer.

Re: Win a Copy of Smart Fitting with Kenneth D. King on DVD

" Residents of Canada, in order to win, must first correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question administered by mail or e-mail at Sponsor's sole discretion. All prizes will be awarded."

Really?
It appears sponsors are not confident about mathematical skills of residents in Canada.

I would like to enter contest from Threads.

To sent Threads loyal subscribers and readers away to FB. What is the purpose?

Re: Book and DVD Giveaway: Claire B. Shaeffer's "Couture Sewing: Tailoring Techniques"

I would love to win Claire P. Shaeffer's Couture Sewing Tailoring Techniques. I have most of her books and one DVD and I always learn form them .....

Stasha

Re: Book Giveaway: "Schiaparelli & Prada: Impossible Conversations"

Strong women inspire, so I would love to have book on Schiaparelli...and Prada.

Re: Mega Quilt Giveaway

How nice it would be winning prize. There are several books on my list to buy, and they are included the prizes.

I love sewing and quilting with beautiful fabrics. I have huge collection of fabrics, some from Japan.

I quilt by myself and belong to quilting group and we quilt together on Tuesdays.

Re: Antique Fabric Swatches Online

Thank you so much. Beautiful fabrics and laces, trip in times that no longer exist.

Except lovingly cared for in museum

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

I would love to learn draping and create beautiful things

Re: Book Giveaway: "The Big Book of Flax"

I love linen. I can not imagine summer without linen blouses, skirts, trousers and jackets and knits. And not lined with polyester lining.

I love the feel of linen, I like to wash, iron, wear and sew it.

The Big Book of Flax would be so welcome, from edible flax and flax seed oil to wearable.