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idosew

Sumter, SC, US
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craft interests: fashion, knitting, quilting, restyle, sewing

Member Since: 01/25/2010


recent comments

Re: TWO Book Giveaway: "Sew Fun" and "Sewing School 2"

Teaching the next generation is the only way sewing will remain a known skill.

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

Always iron your pattern before cutting. Even small creases can change things when you cut.

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

This would solve a lot of fitting problems!!

Re: Second Annual National Serger Month Celebration and Giveaway

I could use this

Re: Magazine Giveaway: Threads #171 (February/March 2014)

Looks like a great cover

Re: The Big Quilter's Giveaway!

making quilts is a great hobby with a useful end. These books look like one of the best giveaways you have done

Re: Book Giveaway: "Sew Red"

Work out, eat organic which a grow myself, have a very happy life, and I married well. If I feel stress I go to my sewing room, turn on an old 30s black and white movie, cut and sew to my heart's content. I have finished many projects in just this way. My heart is happy and healthy.

Re: The Bag-Lady Giveaway: Four handbag books and a quilted bag to carry them all!

Right now I would like to sew a diaper bag for my daughter. My first grandchild is due early next year.

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

Sewing is one rewarding task that will not make you fat.

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

This would be great to use as I teach my daughter.

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

It would really help with my favorite fashion era. She know so much!

Re: Threads Selects Giveaway: "Easy-to-Sew Pet Projects"

so cute!

Re: Vote for the Winner of the 2013 SewStylish Summer Fashion Challenge

They all look really good but if you can only pick one that's that

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

Vintage is always a style worth having. I am totally into the 30s and early 40s!!

Re: Book Giveaway: Dressmaking: 200 Q&A

Tips are good if they come from experts in Threads. I need to read this book

Re: Enter to Win an Oliso Pro Smart Iron!

pressing is a make or break for the finished product. Never leave out any pressing

Re: Book Giveaway: Dressmaking: 200 Q&A

OK this would be great for my collection! I need all the help I can get. Wish I did have a tip to give.

Re: Book Giveaway: The Vintage Pattern Selector

WOW! This would a great win! The 1930-1945 period is my favorite.

Re: Magazine and Ensemble Pattern Giveaway: SewStylish Spring 2013

natural waist pants and skirts.

Re: Magazine Giveaway: Threads Issue 168

Jean Harlow dress from Dinner at eight.

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

What I would love about NY would be getting to go there.

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

pick me

Re: Enter to Win the Teach Yourself to Sew Sweepstakes

I can't figure out how to enter this sweepstakes. Where is the form hiding?

Re: DVD Giveaway: Design Your Own Wardrobe with Mary Ray

Is it too late to get in on this?

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

Sewing in any form is the best stress relief possible.

Re: Book Giveaway: Summer Mystery Reading for the Sewing Enthusiast

looks like a good read

Re: Project Runway All Stars: "Good Taste Tastes Good"

All are way to far over the top. You would be a joke if you went out of your door in them!

Re: BOOK GIVEAWAY: A Guide to Fashion Sewing

One can never stop buying books when new and interesting ways are alway in them.

Re: MAGAZINE GIVEAWAY: "Designer Techniques"

Oh if only I could design!

Re: MAGAZINE GIVEAWAY: "Designer Techniques"

Sewing is so sexy!

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

I totally love early forties fashion!

Re: Help us Choose the Next Threads Cover

A is a better eye catcher