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photo Sewing Machine Review 11/25/13 1:39 PM
Baby Lock - Enlighten BLE3ATW-2
Hope everyone doesn't mind yet another review on this. Some background: I have two other sergers - a Bernina 1000D and 1300MDC. They have served me very well. Upon aquiring a lake hour in Pennsylvania that had a former guest room I could claim as a sewing room I decided to move the 1100D there. Th...more...
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photo Sewing Machine Review 8/27/13 7:44 PM
Baby Lock - Sashiko 2
I've always been intrigued by this machine but the price always seemed pretty high. Babylock had a sale on this and the embellisher for 1/2 of msrp in July so I decided that was the time! This was an original Sashiko but I had some threading issues so my dealer offered to send it back and have it up...more...
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Sewing Machine Review 11/15/12 12:39 PM
Bernina - 580E
I went to my local dealer to look at the 780E when it came in. I pri\-measured my cabinet (a beautiful solid cherry Rockler my DFIL built for me a few years ago) and height, width and weight for the heavy duty lift was a go, but not the length. Also when I saw it I registered "wow, that's huge!" Af...more...
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Book Review 4/13/11 9:17 AM
Threads Sewing Guide
Book Index/Chapter headings Threads just released the book and upon reading the description I decided I needed it for my sewing library. This book is a very nicely comprehensive reference for all things sewing. The chapters are in sections: Sewing equipment Notions Fabric Working with Patterns Lay...more...
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Sewing Tip 9/29/10 5:27 PM
Keeping rulers and guides from sliding
I have a hard time keeping a ruler or guide from slipping when I'm using a rotary cutter. I was at a fabric store and saw some rulers that were billed as non slip and had some textured spots on the back. I thought why buy new rulers, why not just get transparent bath strips, the kind you put on th...more...
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