Vintage Sewing Machines...

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Vintage Sewing Machines...
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Sat, 08-01-2009 - 10:28am
Advice about using Vintage Sewing Machines:
http://www.cutoutandkeep.net/snippets/issue16/sewing_machines



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Sat, 08-01-2009 - 9:37pm

I learned to sew on my mom's Morse machine but hers was blue and only did straight stitch. That link brought back memories. Thanks.

Chris

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Sat, 08-01-2009 - 11:38pm
You are welcome! I remember my Mother's treadle Singer with fond memories. I wonder what ever happened to it...



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Sun, 09-06-2009 - 11:33am

Learn to sew using "old" sewing machine:
http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-to-Sew/

and more about old sewing machines:
http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Sewing-Machines-are-Hidden-Treasures/



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Fri, 03-25-2011 - 12:20pm

If you are in the market for a vintage sewing machine, here are some tips: http://www.burdastyle.com/blog/how-to-buy-a-vintage-sewing-machine



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Sun, 01-22-2012 - 12:49pm

How to clean an older (antique or vintage) sewing machine: http://sewdelish.blogspot.com/2012/01/how-to-clean-old-antique-and-vintage.html



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