Monthly Archives: August 2010

My Prettiest Machine :-)

Every once in a while, we all just want to brag a bit…on our smartest dog, bravest kid, or…prettiest sewing machine. This is my prettiest sewing machine, a Jones Medium CS treadle from about 1935. When I got it, I … Continue reading

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Ottobre Woman — wrap contest!

About three or four years ago I discovered Ottobre Design and their wonderful pattern magazine. As my kids are well out of their children’s sizes, I just subscribe to Ottobre Woman, which comes out twice a year. (There are also … Continue reading

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