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My Gift – Fiber Etched and Dyes Scarves

Posted by admin | Filed under Fabric Dyeing, Fiber Etch, Making Things, Sewing Savvy, Special Dyes, Weird Projects | Dec 28, 2008 | Comments Off

As I’ve said before I try very hard to at least make part of any gift I give – be it birthdays, holidays or the just-because reason.
This year was an exercise in extreme stress for me, so I really, really needed to unwind and do something I simply love.
I succeeded too.
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Juggling Balls

Posted by admin | Filed under Sewing Savvy, Techniques | Aug 29, 2008 | Comments Off

“I’m trying to sew balls for my son to juggle with, and have tried using stretch fabric – the seams hold, but the fabric begins to shred at the seams, and the birdseed falls out. What needle should I try? Would denim work better? Any other fabric suggestions?”  — Thanks
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