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American Girl Doll Christmas Dresses

I have two nine-year old granddaughters who asked for fancy dresses for their American Girl dolls. I also made each girl a skirt (one red, the other blue) from the main fabric so they had an outfit...

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Re: How to Pin

I used to make garments more often and used my serger. A tip for a serger is to pin inside the presser foot (to the left), so that when the serger trims the seam allowance and stitches, the pins are not harmed, nor is your serger. Now I quilt more, and I often use the Clover clips instead of pins.

Re: Embellishments Special Issue: Check out our latest issue and enter to win!

I am anxious to read the article on Ribbon Flowers and also the Fabric Filagree. Looking forward to this issue!

Re: Book Giveaway: "Embroidered Textiles" by Sheila Paine

Love the idea of this book. I, too, grew up with embroidery, as my mom was Polish and taught me to embroider when I was very young. Can't wait to flip through the pages of this book!

Re: The Felted Wool Sweater--Updated

I love the tips, especially stretching the underarm seam allowance. Can't wait to try this out - and am so glad to see wool felted fabrics becoming popular. They are warm and relatively windproof. Thanks so much for this article.

Re: Choose the Winner in the Fancy Fabric Contest

Wow - wonderful entries. Congrats to each and everyone who participated, and especially to whoever wins!

Re: Online Shopping and Resource Guide

I also love -- they are very nice to do business with and have nice web features. I live in a remote part of northwestern MT and shop for fabric online all the time!