Category Archives: learn to sew

9 Week Sew-Along News!!

This year I made myself some sewing goals and one of them is to make and give more handmade gifts this year.  So far I’ve made and gifted 2 but would like to continue on throughout the year. Let’s face … Continue reading

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Singer Re-branded the Quantum Stylist 9960!!

Looks like Singer has re-branded the Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 into a New Model!!  One of the members of the Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 Fans Facebook Group posted about finding this information, so I started to do some research….Here’s what … Continue reading

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Braiding Foot and Guide: Video Part 15

Hi Everyone!  I’m back and with a New Video! I just wanted to take a moment and thank all of those that joined my new FB Group, Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 Fans.  Thanks for sharing your wonderful projects, interacting to … Continue reading

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Sewing Machine Needles: Video Part 9

This is Part 9 in my Video Series featuring the Singer Quantum Stylist 9960.  I’m happy to hear from quite a few of you out there via Facebook and YouTube that you received this machine for Christmas.  Congratulations!! I hope you … Continue reading

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My First Year in Review!!

WOW!  Happy First Year Anniversary to my blog, “Strikes My Fancy”!!  I can’t believe I’ve been blogging for a year already!!  Time flies, doesn’t it??  Looking back, I can see quite a progression.  I made a point to try lots … Continue reading

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