Date: 01-23-2007, 11:33 AM (1 of 4)
I just want to semi-introduce myself.
I'm 52, married, presently on medical leave from the postal service, um...I can't think of anything else right now.
Oh yeah...I've been sewing for 40 years. I actually can't remember a time that I didn't know how to hand sew. When I was little I wanted to be a clothing designer...I started out designing clothes for my paperdolls and then graduated to sewing clothes for my baby dolls. I was so excited when I got a "fashion doll" to make "grown-up" clothes for.
Obviously, or maybe not, I didn't follow that dream thru (the postal service doesn't have a use for many fashion designers )but after YEARS of just doing mending and such I've came back to what I call "creative sewing"...actually making something, not just mending.
Okay...I guess I did think of something else
Member since: 06-01-2004
Total posts: 5
Date: 01-23-2007, 12:55 PM (2 of 4)
Welcome Nora!!! Glad you could join us. Actually I think the Postal Service could use a fashion designer . Have you seen the way those shorts look from behind?
Pictures of my successes and failures
Janome Mylock 134D
Singer Futura CE-100 w/ Autopunch
Husqvarna Viking 3D Sketch
Member since: 10-30-2001
Total posts: 1375
Date: 01-23-2007, 09:09 PM (3 of 4)
Welcome Nora, glad to have you join us! I think I agree with Gina about the shorts! LOL
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Date: 01-24-2007, 09:11 AM (4 of 4)
Welcome, Nora! Lovely name by the way. 40 years of sewing, now THAT's impressive!
Sewing blog: Kitty Couture
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