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Free Stuff Friday Winner!

Happy Monday everyone! Last week we asked you, “What is your sewing pet peeve?” There were so many excellent responses, however there can be only one winner of the mysterious grab bag. Using a random number generator, we chose Susan … Continue reading

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Free Stuff Friday! Win a Mysterious Grab Bag!

Good morning everyone! Friday has come again and we’re busy as ever here at Sew News HQ. It’s amazing how much we learn every day about cutting edge sewing techniques. Have you checked out our online exclusive for the current … Continue reading

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Free Stuff Friday Winner!

Happy Monday everyone! We randomly chose our winner from last week’s Free Stuff Friday blog post and the winner is….{exciting drumroll sound}…Karen A! She said her main fitting problem is: “dealing with long arms and legs, just lengthening the pattern … Continue reading

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Free Stuff Friday! Win a dressmaking book from Barron’s!

Happy Friday everyone! Hope your week is going well. Here in the office we’re preparing for an upcoming photo shoot. The current issue of Sew News hosts a Skirt Fitting article by Ryliss Bod. We’re very proud of the in-depth … Continue reading

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Tricky Fabrics!

What fabrics do you find the most challenging to work with? Maybe it’s knits because they stretch out of shape. Perhaps you have a particularly harrowing tale of matching up plaids. There’s always vinyl to frustrate you into the wee … Continue reading

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12 Days of Giveaways Wrap Up

Congratulations to the 12 winners from the final day of giveaways! We loved reading everyone’s favorite holiday traditions. The following people responded and were randomly chosen to win: Judy B., Debi G., Judy F., Lucy, CB, Letitia, Jane C., Crystal … Continue reading

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12 Days of Giveaways, Day 12! Win one of 12 books!

Well, we made it to day 12! Yesterday’s winner is Tonja C. who won a copy of Heart-Felt Holidays.  She answered the question “What handmade gifts are you sewing this holiday season?” by saying: “I ordered Tim Kaufman Grinch fabric … Continue reading

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12 Days of Giveaways! Day 8: Win a 2013 Quilting Calendar!

It’s the most wonderful time of year, wouldn’t you say? The 12 Days of Giveaways are rolling along excellently! This past Friday with the help of our friends at Seams Sew Special everyone won a fantastic embroidery pattern. Today for … Continue reading

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12 Days of Giveaways Day 4: Win “The Prairie Girl’s Guide to Life”

Happy Tuesday! Yesterday we gave away a copy of Sew What You Love by Tonya Whelan to Donna F. for answering the question “What is your favorite type of project to sew?” She said, “The thing I love to sew … Continue reading

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Free Stuff Friday Winner!

Hooray! We have a winner of the Free Stuff Friday giveaway. Congratulations to Geri who said: “I have a piece of silk my husband purchased when he was deployed in Vietnam in 1967′ making it 45 years old.” She won … Continue reading

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