Back to sewing soon, I can feel it.
Securities and Exchange Commission quarterly corporate filing deadlines are this week, then my life returns to normal.
The good normal I mean, not the frantic, late night panic, rub your eyes and edit this spreadsheet normal.
|Marfy 9462 pattern|
So many thing in progress, how do you chose? I need to finish the blouse 9462, and then there are those pants sitting in a pile.
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- Downside: its a wierd paper size, A4???? I argued with the printer and finally got it to print on letter size., but it really, really wants size A4
- Upside: they use different colors for the lines for the different size! Why didn't Burda think of this?
- Upside: only one garment per printing! This is nice if you have ever been tracing a pant leg and wandered off down a sleeve. You know who you are...
*sigh* MUST FINISH ONE THING FIRST! The blouse, must finish the blouse first!
I've also decided to buy a new machine, a Bernina 930. Found one on Craig's List for $600 (with a nice table) but I wrung my hands, pondered and missed the boat.
Am I the only one who feels the emotional need to buy sewing things when I have the least amount of time to use them? It somehow fulfils my need for progress.
I do need a heavier machine, I have the pieces of a gun-metal leather moto-jacket sitting in a box, and my cotton/poly/nylon jeans are wearing out. (FWIW, nothing beats good cotton denim, as heavy as your machine can handle it)
Back to work for now,
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