Category Archives: questions and answers

You Asked ~ SMF Tells: December 8, 2014

Hi Everyone! So many questions have been coming in that I decided to bring back my Question and Answer weekly segment.  Thanks for all the questions.  Please keep them coming. You Asked: Will you be making more videos on the … Continue reading

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Fitting Series 1st Anniversary!!

Happy Memorial Day Everyone!!  It’s a Proud moment for Me, Friends!!  One year ago today, on Memorial Day, I posted the first edition in my 8 week series on pattern fitting.  “My Approach to Pattern Fitting”, was a series I … Continue reading

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You Asked ~ SMF Tells: May 19, 2014

Hi Everyone!  Happy Monday.  It’s Question and Answer time again.  Here we go…. You Asked: I’m interested in purchasing the Singer Quantum Stylist 9960.  I would like to use it to sew heavy canvas for a business I’m starting.  Do … Continue reading

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You Asked ~ SMF Tells: May 12, 2014

Happy Monday Everyone!  Something very interesting happened this week and I thought I would share it with my readers.  In my segment last week, I answered a question sent to me from one of my readers about top stitching.  That … Continue reading

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You Asked ~ SMF Tells: May 5, 2014

Hi Everyone!  It’s Monday and that means it’s time for more Questions from You and Answers from Me.   You Asked: I love top stitching on my garment projects, however it always looks a little “home made”.  How do I make … Continue reading

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You Asked ~ SMF Tells: April 28, 2014

It’s Monday and that means Questions and Answers from me!!  I have some great Questions for you this week because each of these were asked by multiple people.  Thanks again for sending in all these great questions and for supporting … Continue reading

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