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by Tori

Baby Lock at Sewing Summit

September 10, 2012 in Machines

Sewing Summit Badge Baby Lock is once again the official machine sponsor for the 2012 Sewing Summit, and we are so excited to be a part of this modern sewing and blogging conference. Since last year's event was such a success, including massive bag stalking, a fun take-home project, and new friends, we are even more pumped for the sewing extravaganza! Baby Lock is ...

Smooth as a Baby Lock

July 17, 2012 in Machines, News

melody So, I don't personally own the Melody Baby Lock sewing machine (shown above), but, I do own a few older versions of the Baby Lock Quilter's Choice (and LOVE them). The newer version of the Baby Lock Quilter's Choice looks very similar to the Baby Lock Melody (so, if I had to guess, the Melody is the newest model of that ...

Diana and I Became Better Friends

January 24, 2012 in Machines

Diana_1_med When you've already bonded with a machine and the time comes for a new one, often the new one can be a learning adjustment in itself. Sergers, in particular, can be difficult to adjust to when you're used to "the old way of doing things". I've sat down with my new Baby Lock Diana Serger with basic seam finish projects, but hadn't ...
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by Susan G

Sew it begins. . . The Allure of the Ellure Plus

December 7, 2011 in Machines

Ellure Box My sister, Mary, and I grew up in St. Louis and are now stay at home moms in the Milwaukee area. While our husbands joke that the monogramming/embroidering trend in St. Louis is a little over the top (“People even monogram their cars!”), we have always thought a personalized item for a new baby or friend’s birthday is a nice ...

Fashion Design and my Baby Lock Quilter’s Choice

November 1, 2011 in Machines

wedding dresses Hi! I'm Stephanie from St. Louis, MO and I am thrilled to be a Stitchin' Woman for Totally Stitchin' and looking forward to sharing some of my thoughts within the wonderful world of sewing! I am also excited to learn many new ideas through Totally Stitchin'!! I finished up college with a Fashion Design Degree in May 2009. While I find the Fashion ...

Quick Embroidered Towels with the Sofia 2!

August 15, 2011 in Machines

[gallery] Take Advantage of what you have! My sister asked for some towels with the kids names on them, so I said ok no-problem, I’ll have then for you this weekend (mind you it's Thursday). I think that she thought that it was going to take much more time but I knew that I could do them in less than a hour ...

Baby Lock Sofia Review

June 25, 2011 in Machines

I must say that I’m nervous and excited, in the same breath! I’m nervous about my new endeavor that has popped into my life (my new Baby Lock Sofia machine) and excited that everyone will get to read about my new adventures on this journey. Sofia was introduced to me as; “she can do everything for the beginner and intermediate sewing enthusiast plus embroider.” ...
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by Kelly

Meet Elizabeth

October 19, 2010 in Machines

Elizabeth is multi-talented and great at everything she does, and she's ready to share all her secrets with you. With 178 stitches, 13 snap-on feet and a free-arm, this feature-packed machine sure has a lot to say! Elizabeth can help you make a statement with every project, from home décor to accessories and garments. But don't be ...
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Meet Jane

October 5, 2010 in Machines

Jane may be sensible and straight forward, but she's anything but plain. She's entrepreneurial and business-minded with sturdy stitches for projects big and small. Jane has a plan to help you achieve your goals with a speed of 1,500 spm, large extension table and a pin feed mechanism for precise stitching. As a high-speed, straight-stitch machine, ...
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Meet Molly

September 22, 2010 in Machines

Molly loves her DIY, individual style, and she always encourages you to add your own touch. This multi-purpose machine includes 25 built-in stitches, a drop-in bobbin and a 1-step buttonhole. With adjustable stitch widths, 6 included accessory feet and a needle threader, Molly can help you bring your ideas to life with your own unique spin. Features 25 ...