||Sewing Machine Review
||4/9/11 6:15 PM|
|Brother - CE-5500PRW |
After reading the two recent reviews on the CE5500PRW by dfr2010 and sagittmama, I decided to buy this machine as a backup to my Singer Stylist 9005 and my New Home/Janome My Excel. Both of those machines needed to be serviced and because I sew as a business, I could not be without a reliable mach...more...
|Sewing Machine Review ||4/5/11 9:51 PM|
|Singer - Stylist 9005 |
This is a very sturdy, simple machine. My brother is head custodian of my home town's school district and he bought this machine for my mother when it became available as an overstock item from the high school Home Ec Department. It might be a model made specifically for school use, I'm not sure. ...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/13/11 7:19 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 11-1996-108 Bolero Jacket |
This is a belly dancing costume I made for a friend's daughter who was performing as Tintinabula in a community theatre production of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. What a fun project, and how extra fun because I had made a belly dancing costume for this young lady and posted it he...more...
|Pattern Review ||6/6/06 10:11 AM|
|Burda - 8055 Evening Dress |
Phew! Another Prom has come and gone this past weekend and I can sit down and write a review on the dress my daughter designed this year. Full Length Back View Side View
She had originally thought ombre silk chiffon but the prom magazines were showing ombre chiffon (and later Joa...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/19/06 4:42 PM|
|Simplicity - 4698 Misses'/Miss Petite Jacket wit |
Here is the Comparison Photograph: RTW cropped pants suit: $199 Knock-off: under $50 for the pants suit I made for my daughter to wear at the Future Business Leaders of America State Competition. There was rather a strict dress code for the scheduled activities, and because "business attire" isn...more...