Ten Of The Most Beautiful Sentences In Sewing

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Beautiful sentences xI recently ran a ten day campaign on Twitter and Instagram posting ten of the most beautiful sentences in sewing, along with accompanying images. Some of the ‘sentences’ could have been genuine quotes; others most definitely came from the land of fantasy. I had huge fun making them up. It was even moreย fun to see which of the sentences resonated the most. ย Can you guess which sentence received the most likes on Instagram? It was this one…

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ย What would your beautiful sewing sentence be?

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56 Responses to Ten Of The Most Beautiful Sentences In Sewing

  1. Seam allowances included!

  2. Sox says:

    Fits without any alterations or adjustments!

  3. redbarngirl says:

    No pins required!

  4. Nathalie says:

    Nothing is better than a pattern with seam allowance included.

  5. Jennifer says:

    Fit does not change with fabric weight!

  6. Amie M says:

    Your machine’s servicing is finished.

  7. Julia says:

    Darling, I will take the children to your parents for the week so you can do some sewing.

  8. notsewsimple says:

    Why thank-you I made it myself!

  9. Anon says:

    Be careful what you wish for. My husband bought me a fancy and very expensive sewing machine in an attempt to cheer me up after a medical diagnosis.

  10. jbkstudios says:

    Magically delicious!

  11. Eliza-sew-little says:

    And I was wondering what your source was! Great series.

  12. Alison says:

    I’m with the majority on the burda pattern!

  13. Pamela says:

    I take my pattern sheets to a specialist copy shop then I cut the pattern pieces out of the photocopy. No tracing required. The small cost is totally worth not having to trace.

  14. emsewcrazy says:

    Sure Darling, I’ll fold all that fabric for you.

  15. sew2pro says:

    Length of fabric required – 1.5m No, really, that’s all it takes

  16. Beth says:

    Liberty Cotton Lawn – 90% off!

  17. The Burda one would have to top my list …that and “would you like to go to the fabric store.” So nice when your not sneaking around ๐Ÿ™‚

  18. Let’s go out to dinner so you can sew instead of cook!

  19. Hawaiianei says:

    From a Non-sewer “Where did you get that? I want one”

  20. honey, i’ll just add a few hours to the day so you can CREATE!

  21. Megan Maude says:

    Your 5 yards of pre-washed fabric do not need ironing.

  22. Chris says:

    Dramafree fusible interfacing – sticks every time without bubbles

  23. I really like the ‘Comes with pockets’ one ๐Ÿ™‚ I was amazed (and very pleased) when both the patterns I bought (a skirt and pyjamas) came with pockets ๐Ÿ˜€

  24. catdoesit says:

    My Mom sometimes offers to trace Burda patterns for me ๐Ÿ˜€ (only Moms, right?)

  25. From a client: Thank you, I’ve never felt more beautiful!

  26. Crease free paper pattern – guaranteed to fit back in its envelope.

  27. Fadanista says:

    “I think you need a small sewing machine to take camping”, and then he bought me two!! A 1950s Singer Featherweight 221K and an Elna Lotus. The man is a marvel!

  28. Margo says:

    Wow! These are awesome. Pockets are always a huge bonus with me!

  29. annecheng108 says:

    I’ll do those buttonholes for you, honey.

  30. Sarah says:

    seeing all these comments make me think to start a Burda pattern tracing service… I really enjoy the process and find it quite relaxing!!! I can’t be the only one? Or am I?!?

  31. Happy Hermit says:

    Similar to the Burda tracing but mine would be someone offering to cut out and tape a PDF pattern together, especially if it was Patrick Grant ๐Ÿ˜‰

  32. Asta says:

    “Can you make one for me too?”

  33. Lynn Mally says:

    Mood Fabrics just moved down the street!

  34. Ahhhh I missed this campaign, how hilarious! As are the comments above me. I love it.

    “I’ll trace the next size up/down for you if your muslin is the wrong size.”

    or the one that makes me twitch with anger and I so wish it were true:

    “Fabric guaranteed to still be on grain after you pre-wash it, or we’ll come to your house and straighten the grain for you.”

  35. Caroline says:

    I loved reading your series of sewing sentences. All patterns should come with chocolate!
    Mine would be …No FBA required… ๐Ÿ™‚

  36. Rachel says:

    Ha! That’s definitely my favourite. Mine would be “This pattern has interesting design lines and will introduce you to new challenges”. I would buy that in a snap!

  37. Shelley says:

    Perfect, flattering, arse reducing fit guaranteed. Never tried to trace a Burda pattern, too many lines make my eyes go funny.

  38. Stephani says:

    Sweetie, I made room in my closet for more of your fabric stash.

  39. senjiva says:

    The choreographer loves it and it fits perfectly!

  40. Liza jane says:

    Bahahaha! Why is it such a pain to trace burda patterns?!

  41. Kara says:

    I once ordered some sewing supplies and when I got the box there were two pieces of chocolate in there! I ordered from them again, despite not being the cheepest place ๐Ÿ™‚

  42. susancarey says:

    First, all the Great British Sewing Bee contestants are going to make it in your size;)

  43. I see Gilmore Girls is on, so you stay put, my dear, while I bring some ginger tea to your sewing room.

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