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Posted on: 4/16/10 10:58 AM
Review Rating: Helpful by 6 people   Very Helpful by 14 people   
Do you own any sewing dvds?

Make the best use of them by watching/listening to them
when you are sewing /cooking/pampering etc...

Don't just watch them once or twice and be done with them.

Watch/listen to them over and over again - you'll be surprised at how much you learn and re-learn if you do this regularly.

You'll really get your money's worth and be so much savvy-er!

I am a sewing instructor and when I am doing some mindless work (bubbling paperwork attendance sheets), I slip in a dvd and listen.

I always learn something new or am reminded of something I have forgotten. I'm so much more knowledgeable because of this little habit. I also always have a sewing book or a copy of a chapter that I carry in my bag for those long lines at the market .

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SandiMacD said... (4/17/10 8:50 PM) Reply
I love doing the same thing w/ my DVDs. Will have to try the reading sheet tip! Thanks.
elsew said... (4/17/10 7:42 AM) Reply
This is a great idea and efficient way to spend 'off' time doing boring tasks!
paulakiss said... (4/17/10 0:52 AM) Reply
Great ideas! I always bring a book wherever I go.
 
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