Thanks, Sarah, for suggesting grosgrain ribbon. My sweater no longer falls off of my shoulders, and I was even able to move the button closer to the button band, where it belonged.
I machine-sewed the ribbon on. Maybe not the best idea? It doesn’t sit quite right. Still, it’s way better than it was. While this may never be my go-to sweater, at least it’s no longer my run-from sweater!
The boys and I (and our filthy bathroom mirror) wish you a goofy, fun-filled weekend ahead!
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Yay!! Plus it looks cute in there. I think machine sewing was the way to go – it’s just kind of fiddly. Pin, pin pin and use a walking foot if you have one.
Ah, maybe it would have gone better with a walking foot. I have one, but never have figured out how to put it on my machine 😉
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Thanks, Sarah, for suggesting grosgrain ribbon. My sweater no longer fall… http://t.co/a5r8ABT4
Hi Lisa.. I first heard of ur online shop Polka dot creations..and just took advantage of your discount offer. I have ordered three books.. I found your blog from that site ..:) I LOVE IT….Like you, I am also interested in all sorts of crafts…will definitely be visiting here often…
Welcome! I remember processing your order yesterday – thank you 🙂 Hope to see you back soon!
Thanks Lisa…I was wondering about the status of my consignment… has it been sent yet ? if so is there a tracking number or something ?? it is said that it should reach us in 7 to 10 days… i am just so thrilled that I can’t wait …:P ..!!
Oh, Swapna, I emailed you last week about your order. Please check and see if there is anything from email@example.com in your spam folder. I’ll go re-send the message now, just in case.