Thursday, February 16, 2012

On the Fritz


Alright, perhaps that is a little extreme. But I was working on my from the stash project tonight, when my thread got tangled. So I pulled it out, re-thread my machine and tried again, and the same thing happened. Something wasn't right... I took it apart and cleaned under the bobbin holder, and then moved the feed dogs to clean them. And then the feed dogs wouldn't go back up, something broke. :( So I'm not sure if I will get my from the stash project finished, but if I don't I will be sure to share what I have done so far - it is pretty cute, and baby related:)

Anyways, I think I found a couple options for repair, and I'm going to call them tomorrow to try get an estimate. What a let down, but I suppose that is a sign that I am using my machine? Hopefully I can get it fixed in good time!

Hope you had a better Thursday than I. And I'll be back tomorrow with some fun antique sewing trinkets to share :)
xox

2 comments:

  1. Eeek! I hate when any of my stuff breaks down, because it really slows me up too. I hope you can get it fixed quickly!!

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  2. Oh no! I've always had really bad luck with getting sewing machines to cooperate. I hope you can get it fixed soon. Don't you hate when projects get held up by something beyond our control?!

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