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rhoda bicycle 
Saskatchewan CANADA
Member since, 6/26/05
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Notion Review 1/15/11 10:27 AM
Other - Darice Mini Crafting iron
I bought this in hopes it would be good for applying seam sealing tape on waterproof breathables such as Goretex. It seemed to be just the right width, unlike an ordinary iron which covers a little too much ground for a seam. It never got hot enough to soften the adhesive and the short cord made it ...more...
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Sewing Machine Review 7/20/06 7:07 AM
Janome - D�cor Excel 5018
I was going to wait a bit longer to review this machine, but I've made so many projects on it already, it seemed silly to wait. I bought it after I and every other citizen of Alberta got a $400.00 "Alberta Advantage" check in the mail. The pundits suggested that we sensibly invest it, so naturally I...more...
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photo Sewing Machine Review 12/30/05 6:26 AM
Singer - HD 110
I bought this machine because my older Janome is not strong enough to do some of the things I want to do. It's kind of a puzzle, this model. On the one hand, some websites dismiss it as a Walmart version of the CG series machines, on the other hand, it was selling in the local Singer dealership for ...more...
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Sewing Tip 7/10/05 6:54 AM
Derriere adjustment for swimsuits.
On most swimsuit patterns, adjustments to the lower body are usually described as measuring from waist at back, through crotch to waist at front, divide the difference between your measurement and the pattern measurement by two, then add/subtract the difference on the lengthen/shorten line. Well, th...more...
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