The 13 June is recognised as ‘National Sewing Machine Day'. For your next Pub Quiz/Trivia question did you know that in 1829 Barthelemy Thimonnier introduced the first sewing machine to the world and what an invention it turned out to be too! Saying that I am not the best with sewing, altering, needle threading etc – and this is why I have a lady (Karen) who alters any clothes I am needing alterations made to creating the perfect fit.
Karen’s Alterations, Milngavie 07793675780 – 5 star reviews
Another lady Helen Haston based in the Falkirk area on 07543268005.
(Also on Fb as Helen’s Crafty Bows and Stuff)
Reasons why many of us need a seamstress/tailor in our lives
Some pointers to alterations which can have a huge impact on our clothes and how we are wearing them:
The advice I always give to my clients when doing a wardrobe makeover is to use the philosophy ‘shop in the wardrobe first’ before hitting the shops and consider:
Hope this blog on National Sewing Machine Day has been helpful to you.
Karen Degg has been running her Image Consultant agency for over 2 year and is fully qualified.