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Milwaukie, OR, US

Work at home seamstress

craft interests: embroidery, sewing

Gender: Female

Birthday: 11/08/1958

Member Since: 02/19/2013

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Graduation Dress

Kalaundra's Graduation Dress

recent comments

Re: Book Giveaway: "Threads Sew Smarter, Better & Faster"

I use the heavy candle holders (solid glass colors)as pin cushions and weights. I made my own pattern (a'ball')to place inside the candle 'hole' and stuffing them to weight the fabric down while I am cutting and pinning. They work great!
Val (Milwaukie)

Re: Book Giveaway: "Gertie's New Book for Better Sewing"

The world needs more Vintage! There is nothing like it! :)

Re: Win a Copy of Serger Techniques on DVD!

I would love to win this because I am fairly new to my serger and would love to learn more tips, etc :)

Re: Enter to Win an Oliso Pro Smart Iron!

I use an old hanky. I would use my iron for all of my sewing projects and misc

Re: Fabric Giveaway: Celebrating Grand Central Terminal's 100th year

I have never seen NY but have heard great things about it and would love to someday visit!

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

sounds like a great book! I would love to win copy :)

Re: Magazine Giveaway: Sew Home

This would help me quite a bit as I recover furniture & cushions. I also make drapes, etc! I would like to make a 'wardrobe' just for my home someday! :)

Re: Book Giveaway: "Improv Sewing"

I love being creative and trying new things! Good Luck everyone!