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Mariyka

Mariyka 
Ohio
Member since, 8/10/10
Intermediate

Sewing Tip 8/3/11 8:16 PM
painter
If you store your fabric in rolls, try using blue painter's tape to bind it. Just cut a length of tape long enough to wrap around the folded, rolled piece of fabric. You can write the size and type of material on it, and the date of purchase. It makes it easy to store and keep track of your invent...more...
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Sewing Tip 10/27/10 4:28 PM
Pattern weights: using chains
When I asked my husband for some heavy washers to use as weights for pattern cutting, he offered some heavy galvanized chain pieces he had leftover from hanging a swing. They work great! You can stretch them out to follow the contours of the pattern and they're easy to store-- just hang them over ...more...
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