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Variation on a Keshy Theme

Posted by admin | Filed under New Patterns & Kits, Patterns, Sewing Savvy, Techniques | Feb 16, 2010 | Tags: , , , | Comments Off

A while back we went to a wonderful Indian restaurant for dinner (we’re vegetarians), and afterwards I wandered into a small gift shop. I swear, I started hyperventilating: Fabric – gorgeous Sari fabric…  racks of it! Full cuts for a complete Sari; I didn’t know where to start looking.
Christmas came for me very early ...Read more.

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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Hi there – about 7-years ago ...Read more.

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