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Sewing Machines / Got my new machine
« on: October 23, 2021, 15:40:37 PM »
Was waiting over a month for it to come into the shop but I got it today.  :VV:
Juki DDL 8700

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A Good Yarn / Christmas mice sleigh
« on: September 12, 2021, 22:19:20 PM »
I have been making this little Christmas set for the past few days it's so cute. pictures

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Sewing Machines / Which one
« on: September 12, 2021, 22:09:02 PM »
Hey all,
I have been saving to buy an industrial sewing machine.
I have narrowed it down to two, I was wondering does anyone here a have either of them and can help me choose.
They are the juki ddl 8700 heavy duty  and the juki – du-1181n.
Now I wanted one that would sew through leatherette and would be good for light fabric also,and I'm hoping it will be good for quilting too.

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A Good Yarn / Crochet cowl
« on: September 03, 2021, 08:06:51 AM »
Made a cowl for myself then a friend asked for one.

Pattern link

the peach one was the first i made i didn't like it until i made the second one and realised i didn't read the pattern right about putting little stitches in to hold the braids together. The first one i done to tight.

Pics

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Access All Accessories / Apron
« on: May 18, 2021, 22:08:46 PM »
Made myself an apron.  :D
I used 3 different pairs of jeans.


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Sewing Spaces and Furniture / New table
« on: May 16, 2021, 22:02:12 PM »
I wanted a long table for my sewing machine and overlocker now I have a bigger space  :dance:
I still need to sort out where I'm going to put everything. I still have to paint it aswell.

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Access All Accessories / Reusable straw pouches
« on: May 03, 2021, 18:23:54 PM »
I'm trying to make small easy things that I can sell. I bought myself straws so I can leave them in the car to use when we get kfc or McDonald's I really hate the paper straws. I wanted to make little pouches to store them in.
So I tried one off YouTube but didn't like it and it ended up too small, I should have waited for the straws to come.  :facepalm:

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Access All Accessories / Fishing rod sock
« on: May 01, 2021, 16:43:05 PM »
My husband is building himself a new rod and asked me to make him a new rod sock.
The new one is on the left i just copied the one on the right.

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Fun with Fabric / String of fabric
« on: April 28, 2021, 19:31:00 PM »
I making a string of fabric for my aunt she is getting a outdoor eating area made and wants the bunting all around it.


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Overlockers & Coverstitchers / New overlocker
« on: April 02, 2021, 21:49:37 PM »
Finally ordered my new overlocker before everything was gone.

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House Beautiful / Memory cushions
« on: March 23, 2021, 13:27:48 PM »
Made these cushions for the sister in law her father past away a few weeks ago.


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A Good Yarn / Crochet doll
« on: March 20, 2021, 20:49:10 PM »
I Don't have a little girl myself to give this 2 but maybe it can go to an in law.   :D

YouTube doll pattern

Update pic
 

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The Haberdashery / Looking for a ruler
« on: March 09, 2021, 13:16:50 PM »
Hey all not sure if there's one out there but I'm looking for a ruler that has marking all along the ruler for the 3/8 inch. I have had a few things now where I needed to mark out a 3/8 inch and have to just  guess it.  :rant: all my rulers are the same with a big yellow band going around the ruler.


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A Good Yarn / Llama
« on: March 08, 2021, 15:44:20 PM »
Made this little llama last night then sewed it all together this morning he so cute.

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Fun with Fabric / New teddy patterns
« on: March 06, 2021, 11:44:52 AM »
Just bought 3 more teddy patterns can't wait to start sewing.
I had kind of a poll on Instagram and they chose the elephant to be the first one.

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