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Sewist?? I don’t think so!! – NSM 9-24-15

While trying to figure out what I wanted to post on my blog each day for National Sewing Month I would occasionally run across people calling themselves ‘sewists’. What?! I determined that this wasn’t just some individual who hadn’t paid … Continue reading

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Sewing & Quilt Expos – NSM 9-23-15

Have you ever been to a sewing or quilt expo? I have been thinking about it and I’ve only been to one quilt expo/show. I’m not much of a quilter, but my mom is so I went with her. The … Continue reading

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Sewing Machine Cabinets – NSM 9-22-15

Now that I have another sewing machine, one that I would really like to use, I’m going to need a cabinet for it. After all, this one was originally made to reside in a cabinet as compared to the portable … Continue reading

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Back and Forth Pedal Sewing Machines – NSM 9-21-15

I’m sorry. I just couldn’t help myself. In a previous post I mentioned that I had found an ad on Craigslist for a treadle sewing machine, but it was referred to as a ‘back and forth pedal’ machine in the … Continue reading

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My Mom’s Sewing Room – NSM 9-20-15

Over the past two weeks you have read a lot about my mom and her influence on me in regards to sewing. I thought that I would give you a little tour of her sewing area. To be fair, I … Continue reading

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Serger Sewing Machines – NSM 9-19-15

My mom probably won’t be happy that I didn’t at least clean up around her machines before taking pictures. Hehehehe… She looks at the backgrounds of pictures before looking at the focal point. Oh well, deal with it, Babe! These … Continue reading

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Designing A Lunch Bag – NSM 9-18-15

Despite the fact that I have more than enough projects on my plate, I’ve decided to add one more. As you can tell, Chester doesn’t have any faith that I’ll actually get to it. The lunch bag that I use … Continue reading

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Sewing Machines Ads – NSM 9-17-15

Have you ever been on Craigslist and realized that you had just spent WAY more time than you wanted looking at junk other people are selling? Me, too! My favorite part, though, is reading the ads that either make no … Continue reading

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Sewing in the News – NSM 9-16-15

Yesterday I posted links to various charities for people who want to use their sewing talents. I thought that today I would highlight some articles in the news that deals with sewing. All I did was a search for Sewing … Continue reading

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Charity Sewing – NSM 9-15-15

I have purchased a lot of fabric in the past few months, but haven’t stitched with any of it yet. That didn’t stop me from buying more this last weekend. As the lady was cutting my fabric she asked me … Continue reading

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