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Member Since: 09/01/2011

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Re: SewStylish Featured Giveaway!

Living in the southern hemisphere, I'm wanting to sew some Autumn/winter wardrobe staples, maybe repurposed from Op ( thrift shop ) finds.

Re: Book Giveaway: "The Complete Photo Guide to Clothing Construction"

I would love to make a jacket with zipper inserts in the pockets and sleeve plackets, with the help of this bookI think that I could do it!

Re: Book Giveaway: Dressmaking: 200 Q&A

I use baking paper as a press cloth, I can see through it and it doest'n stick to anything ( especially handy when fusing iron on interfacing) and its easy to reposition. Looking forward to learning more and more tips and hints to give me a confidence boost with sewing.

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

Oh my gsoh, do I need all the help I can get with fitting and from the absolute expert. yes please!!!!

Re: Book Giveaway: "Creating a Successful Fashion Collection"

The collection that would love to design is a travel wardobe that is made of stretchy uncrushable fabrics that layer, coordinate and go from day to evening.
Hoping that I get to be winne.

Re: Book Giveaway: "Improv Sewing"

I would love to design some free flow embellised accessories like detachable collars and cuffs or fabric and notions inspired 'jewellery' to customise my unique wardrobe. Do hope I winn this tome.

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

I would love to learn more of who both these fashion artists/fashion creators were. Because, "what we do comes from who we are." this would stretch me futher in my sewing and creating journey.

Re: BOOK GIVEAWAY: A Field Guide to Fabric Design

Would so love to gain the knowledge of fabric design to use in sewing using fabrics and cloths from thrift stores.

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

Sew love to improve my sewing, need all the best help I can get, being a visual learner I love DVD's! would love to have this collection to coach me in my hobby.

Re: Book Giveaway: "Power Sewing Toolbox 1 and 2" by Sandra Betzina

Oh my, I have a few of Sandra's books atready and the are absolute gold! They have helped me navigate so many sewing projects aver the years, I even just read them to wind down at the end of a cazy day, Would be sooooo priviledged to have this latest edition.

Re: Book Giveaway: Sewing in a Straight Line

Just love the inspiration on the title alone, would be priviledged to have a copy to pour over and use as a launch pad to create and inspire others.

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

Would absolutely love to win this! It would mean that I could read the Collection of Threads on my computer any time esp when I'm in bed in the evening and not have a large pile of magazines to tidy up the next day/week/month. It would help reduce marital conflict.

Re: BOOK GIVEAWAY: "Couture Sewing Techniques" by Claire B. Shaeffer

I would love to learn more about linings and tailoring so that my confidence would be bolstered to not be fearful to tackle challenging techniques.