Buttonholes – my nemesis
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Arg! Why can’t I make nice buttonholes that sit in the right place. Its not fair! I am making the pretty Abbey jacket for Bess on my new beautiful Singer. But try as I might I have never been able … Read More

Ups I did it again – I bought another Singer
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I bought another Singer. This time I paid the whopping amount of £10. They are hard bargainers at the local skip. I previously bought a Singer for just £3 at a car-boot sale. The guy promised me that the motor … Read More

Using my new Singer
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This post is also available on roued.com So I fixed up the new old Singer I bought at a car-boot sale. Or in other words I took it all apart and cleaned it and gave it some proper sewing machine … Read More

The Singer works – see what it can do!
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This post is also available on “The Ugly Duckling“ So I fixed up the new old Singer I bought at a car-boot sale. Or in other words I took it all apart and cleaned it and gave it some proper … Read More

My “new” singer
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I have been wanting an antique singer for years now and while rummaging around at the car-boot sale I found one. The guy only wanted £3 for it so I thought bargain. Even if it doesn’t work I won’t have … Read More