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Buttons in Jewelry, Interior, Design and more

By Katya Ryabtseva on

Tag: sewing accessories, design, art, jewelry, craft

button art

A lot of interesting images...

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Comparative Review of Bernina Bernette 10, 12 and 15

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Tag: bernina, my bernette, sewing machines, compare chart, compare review

Bernina my Bernette 10, 12, 15

My Bernette is the brand new line of sewing machines launched by Bernina this year. Truly modern design and conviniant user interface are top priorities in this series. As usual Bernina supported high quality and durability. The new Bernina my Bernette line presents 5 models of sewing machines: Bernette 10, Bernette 12, Bernette 15, Bernette 20, Bernette 25. In this review we compare only mechanical sewing machines from my Bernette series Bernette 10, 12 and 15. All three of these models have completely the same design as you see on the image above and a lot of features in common...

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Vulcan Vintage Child's Sewing Machines

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Tag: vulcan, vintage sewing machines

Vulcan Vintage Sewing Machines

History of the Maker: In 1957, Vulcan registered a patent for it’s famous trio of TSMs. The Minor, the Junior and the free arm Senior were all sturdy cast aluminum toys. These models were popular in Australia and Vulcan had distributorships in all the major capital cities...

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Elna Lotus — Sewing Machine of Moma Collection

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Tag: elna, vintage sewing machines, design

Elna Lotus — Sewing Machine of Moma Collection

The Elna Lotus was launched in 1968, a compact sewing machine with a unique design. Today you can find the Elna Lotus in the Design Collection of New York's Museum of Modern Art (MOMA). Compact machines with a self- contained accessory unit and carrying case. Styled by Raymond Loewy of Paris, France, the Lotus model received international awards for its design. The first Elna's compact sewing machine, embodying in one unit: compact design, i.e. reduced dimensions but a normal working surface light weight integrated case (protection flaps) built-in sewing table...

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Space Age Fabrics by Verner Panton

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Tag: designers, fabrics

Space Age Fabrics by Verner Panton

Verner Panton (1926-1998) was a master of the fluid, futuristic style of 1960s design which introduced the Pop aesthetic to furniture and interiors. Born in Denmark, he made his name there before settling in Switzerland in the 1960s... [more fabric images]

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Straight Stitch Needle Plate — How it Works?

By Katya Ryabtseva on

Tag: sewing tricks, sewing, needle plate

how works straight stitch needle plate

The straight stitch needle plate and the straight stitch foot can only be used for straight stitches (middle needle position stitches). Use the straight stitch needle plate and the straight stitch foot when sewing thin fabrics or when sewing small pieces which tend to sink into the hole of the regular needle plate during sewing. The straight stitch foot is perfect to reduce puckering on lightweight fabrics...

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LED Fashion

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Tag: fashion, LED, video

skin dress by phillips

The Galaxy Dress, Skin Dress, Video dresses, Music Following Dress, Voice Following Dress... [video]

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Lighted Faux Fur Coat by Enlightened Designs

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Tag: fashion, LED

Lighted Faux Fur Coat

About: "We specialize in making lighted clothes that are easy to use and beautiful to wear. Our design philosophy assigns equal importance to the aesthetic goals of a piece and the underlying technical functionality. While the complex electronic connections and controls are usually hidden from view, making our garments seem deceptively simple, the process for making them is much more complicated than it looks."... [more photos]

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PlushroomSoup Cool Scary Toys

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Tag: craft, toys, designers

PlushroomSoup Cool Scary Toys

These toys really cheer up! I couldn't stop laughing ;)... [more photos]

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Vlieseline — sewing, embroidery and quilting tricks and more

By Katya Ryabtseva on

Tag: sewing tricks, sewing, vlieseline, video

vlieseline logo

Here is seven videos from the Vlieseline about very useful products in professional sewing: Vlieseline Quilting Fleece for Iron-On, Vlieseline Double-sided Adhesive, Vlieseline Soluweb — Water soluble Embroidery Stabilizer and temporary adhesive Aid, Vlieseline Vilene Lamifix matt - the wipeable iron transfer, Vlieseline Quilter's Grid, Vlieseline Corsage, Vlieseline Perfect Hem... [7 videos]

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Seven unique deco cover stitches from Pfaff

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Tag: pfaff, coverlock, top coverstitch, 10 threads

Pfaff Creative 4874 decorative top coverstitch stitches

These seven deco cover stitches are only available on Pfaff's 10-threads creative coverlock 4874. In my opinion these unique beautiful decorative cover-stitches provide many new opportunities for creativity and quick professionally looking decorating on the garments...

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Pfaff Creative 4874 Coverlock

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Tag: pfaff, coverlock, top coverstitch, serger, overlock, 10 threads

Pfaff Creative 4874 Serger and coverstitch

10-thread top coverstitch coverlok — Pfaff creative 4874. This coverlock has 30 built-in stitches! 7 of them are new top coverstitch decorative stitches I've never seen before. Also this model has overlock stitches, safestitches, rolled hems, chain stitch and regular coverstitches. Features: Sewing, trimming, and finishing in one step ,Differential feed ,Adjustable presser foot pressure ,“snap-on” presser foot system ,Two variable sewing speeds...

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USHA — Indian Sewing Machine Brand

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Tag: usha, sewing machine, news

usha flora orange sewing machine

We've listed a new brand today — USHA. USHA is one of the India’s known consumer durables sales, marketing, distribution and manufacturing Companies started in 1937. For millions of people around the country, sewing machines are synonymous with Usha. India's first name in sewing machines, Usha was introduced in 1940, and till today is the largest selling in India.

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Elna #1 "Grasshoper" Antique Sewing Machine

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Tag: elna, vintage sewing machines

elna grasshopper

This machine was made by the Swiss firm Tavaro S. A., Geneva, Switzerland. The Company started manufacturing sewing machines in 1934 and the Elna was introduced in 1940. Designed by Ramon Casas it was the first modern free arm portable machine and proved extremely popular. Manufactured until 1952 the Elna under went very minor modifications during its production most notably to the motor and its housing. Initially the Elna did not carry a model number but has since become known as the Elna No.1, it also has the affectionate nick-name of "Grasshopper"...

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Vintage Sewing Machine Posters

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Tag: vintage, sewing machine history

Vintage Sewing Machine Poster

Here is a big gallery of vintage sewing machines posters... [more images]

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