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Beginners Question And Answers / Re: sewing a pillow form
« on: March 09, 2018, 01:54:10 PM »
Thanks for that Sharon and sorry it took me a while to get back, thats shift work for you, and the cushions covers look lovely so i will keep using that measurements, also when you mention forms is that another word for inserts lol

Hi over the past few weeks i have tried to sign up but everytime it says invalid sign up link thanks

Sergers And Other Machines / Re: Serger
« on: February 18, 2018, 04:30:15 PM »
Ok once I have time to get on it i should get use to it lol

Home Decor Sewing / Re: Cushions
« on: February 18, 2018, 04:28:19 PM »
Yes i do that thank you.

Hi where do we go to get onto the sewing business part thanks

Beginners Question And Answers / Re: sewing a pillow form
« on: February 16, 2018, 03:23:43 PM »
Reading about the sizes of fabric to cut, i go for inserts that are 16in x16in so i generaly cut my cushion front at a 42cm x42cm and the envelope backs 42cm x 35cm. Does this sound right to you. The cushions do look lovely. But like to check what im doing is correct thank you xx

Home Decor Sewing / Re: Cushions
« on: February 16, 2018, 03:14:04 PM »
When doing the straight seams i do worry about them still fraying thou and i really don't know how to send you the pics Sharon lol xx

Sergers And Other Machines / Re: Serger
« on: February 15, 2018, 09:55:19 AM »
Thank you Sharon i didn't think you could but if i didn't ask lol

Introduce Yourself / Hello
« on: February 10, 2018, 05:23:28 AM »
Hello everyone, sorry i didn't introduce myself properly when i first registered but just so busy lol, anyway I have mainly self taught to do sewing even though i did do a distance learning fashion course but didn't find it that great, I have only got into sewing properly this past few weeks and starting with cushions. I also like to knit and been doing this on and off for about 5 years, im not a quick knitter but have made some lovely jumpers, cardigans and toys for the grandchildren, My husband makes his own different flavoured jams and sweet chilli tomotoe sauce and which he sells, we also grow our own fruit and veg and have 11 chickens, so with our full time work we are always on the go but wouldn't have it any other way. Right I let you all get back to your day and chat soon

Home Decor Sewing / Re: Cushions
« on: February 10, 2018, 05:15:03 AM »
Hey its me again. What seams do you use, i have been doing straight ones but want to check. Im self taught so always learning lol thanks
I have tried putting pics on but it says the file is to big xx

Sergers And Other Machines / Re: Serger
« on: February 10, 2018, 05:09:16 AM »
Thank for all the lovely tips, it was abit of a surprise when i used it how fast it goes, can you slow it down at all, also i had abit of a play and getting the tention right is over my head so any tips i be greatful thanks have a good day xx

Home Decor Sewing / Re: Cushions
« on: February 08, 2018, 07:10:21 AM »
Thank you everyone the info is very helpful and I will send photos if i know how to

Sergers And Other Machines / Serger
« on: February 07, 2018, 05:30:06 AM »
Hi my husband brought me a serger and i have never used one if anyone got any tips to help me thanks

Home Decor Sewing / Cushions
« on: February 07, 2018, 05:00:46 AM »
Hi i want to make some cushions and as i haven't done alot of sewing, i would like to ask if i still need to be careful how i cut the fabric thabks

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