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twistedlime22
« on: April 24, 2008 07:41:51 PM »

I need a cool gift to give my teacher who loves sewing.  Anyone have any ideas of something I could give her or make?
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« Reply #1 on: April 24, 2008 07:56:21 PM »

a personalized pincushion, maybe?  with shrinky dink pins?
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« Reply #2 on: April 24, 2008 08:51:27 PM »

I like the pin cushion idea.  Possibly a sewing chest for all her sewing items?
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« Reply #3 on: April 27, 2008 07:35:26 PM »

oh thanks. good idea.. what are shrinky dink pins?
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« Reply #4 on: April 27, 2008 07:38:33 PM »

pins with heads made from shrink plastic...  here's a tutorial: http://weewonderfuls.typepad.com/wee_wonderfuls/2005/08/tutorial_for_sh.html
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« Reply #5 on: May 09, 2008 04:35:00 PM »

I am a sewer and I never have enough seam rippers and sharp scissors.  Do you want to make her something or do you want to buy her something?  An apron to put all of her things she uses frequently might be nice.  A gift card to get all of her scissors sharpened would be nice too.  The roll cutter and mat is great too.

Whatever you get her, a sewer is usally appreciative........smile.  Wink
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« Reply #6 on: May 09, 2008 05:17:07 PM »

scissors, seam rippers, interfacing, pin cushions,  thread/ trash catcher (great ones on here)  needles for the machine, thread white and black are always used,  and apron with a  pin cushion on it,  gift card inside a fancied sewing box.  great for you !  let us know what you come up with.
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« Reply #7 on: May 17, 2008 07:56:07 PM »

wow thanks those are all awesome ideas.  i think i am going to put all that together and make a little sewing basket filled with cool supplies to give her.
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