Hello all, Spurred on by the talented Julie Starr and several others on Pattern Review that I have seen, I spent a few quite contented hours in my sewing room yesterday working on McCalls 6996.
A few years ago I bought a Pfaff Hobbylock. I brought it home and promptly named it Fraulein Schweiger (name that movie). It wasn’t a big investment and has served me well through garments, costumes, drapes and so on. In its short time with me, it has pumped out miles of lovely finished seams. I wasn’t always diligent at keeping it as lint free as one should, however I did give it an overhaul every month or two; removing debris and oiling the moving parts. But lately it seemed that I fought with it more often than not. So, while out running errands today, I took it in for servicing. The lovely gentleman there truly made me an offer I couldn’t…