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Loesje Shema, Cedar Rapids, IA, US

craft interests: crochet, embroidery, fashion, gifts, knitting, restyle, sewing

Gender: Male

Birthday: 03/18/1953

Member Since: 04/09/2009

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For Boys Who Are Getting to "That Age"

My son does not like to wear face paint or masks. He said this year he wanted to "look like himself". We thought of Martian antennae, then a mad scientist, when he said he wanted to be a Lego man. I...

recent comments

Re: Book Giveaway: "Handbag Workshop"

I have a lot of leather scraps that I would love to make into something unique as well as stylish and useful.

Re: Enter Our Three-Book Giveaway!

These three books fit right into my upcycling style.

Re: Expert Chat with Louise Cutting and DVD Giveaway

How about coming to Iowa? (Cedar Rapids)

Re: Expert Chat with Louise Cutting and DVD Giveaway

My daughter is looking at wedding dresses with big mermaid hems and clingy fabrics. She is relatively short and curvy. Any direction you can steer me to would be great.

Re: Book Giveaway: "The Chronicle of Western Costume" by John Peacock

What a fabulous-looking book! It looks like one I've seen before, only updated.

Re: DVD GIVEAWAY: Threads Magazine Archive, 1985-2011

Want it, need it, gotta have it!

Re: BOOK GIVEAWAY: "Underwear Fashion in Detail"

I am so fascinated by this topic, and what a compelling book!

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

This looks like a fabulous book, both as a resource and just fun to read. I am putting it on my Christmas wish list.