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I Digress: Where Have All the Dime Stores Gone?

I’m making a small bridal quilt–a lap quilt or wall hanging, really. It’s for loved ones, and I’m giving it a lot of care and attention. The design is mostly cut from scrapps, appliqued to a white background, and the pattern is called the Whig Rose or Rose of Sharon. Today is Friday, it’s a […]

The Sewing Machine Meme from Sew, Mama, Sew

This is my answer to the sewing machine meme posted at Sew, Mama, Sew. What brand and model do you have? Vintage Singer Model 401-A, called the “Slant o Matic.” It is, indeed, a slant needle machine. It was new in 1957. How long have you had it? I’ve had it about five years. My […]