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Zorrro

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AUSTRALIA
Member since, 2/22/06
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Pattern Review 10/9/13 2:32 AM
Vogue Patterns - 8871 Misses Dress
I wanted to make a simple pullover dress ending in mid calf for summer (here in Australia spring has just started). I was encouraged by the other reviews for this dress. I cut a size 20 for neck and sleeves and followed the size 24 for the rest of the dress as I am a rectangle shape with a bit of ...more...
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Notion Review 5/7/12 3:47 AM
Other - Internal flat door from hardware store
What is this notion used for? I was looking for a cutting table which I could adjust to waist height. I was advised by a sewing friend that an internal door flat panel door does a great job regarding size, expense and convenience. Did you get your money's worth after the purchase? Definitely. I w...more...
3 comments
 
photo Sewing Machine Review 7/15/10 9:32 AM
Baby Lock - BLE8 Evolve
My first Serger was a Bernina 1100 DA. It was ok but I found it awkward to thread. I gave this machine to my daughter and purchased the Babylock Evolve. It is a truly lovely serger. As everyone has said, the threading is so much easier than the Bernina and that means that I use it a lot more oft...more...
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photo Sewing Machine Review 2/13/09 2:45 AM
Janome - Jem Platinum 760
I mainly use my machines for textile art and making grandchildren's requirements such as dresses, library bags and painting smocks. I have recently joined a sewing guild which meets monthly and I needed a small, lightweight machine to take there and to the odd classes. This is my fourth sewing mac...more...
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Like many women, I returned to sewing after I finished full time work. Self taught, I can sew well enough to follow a pattern but when it comes to altering a pattern, then I am at a loss. I have ju...more

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