Roz Willmott-Dalton
  • Female
  • Christchurch
  • New Zealand

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In a parade pickle?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Roz Willmott-Dalton Oct 29, 2014. 26 Replies

Hello Lovely Millinery people.I'm in a bit of a pickle and would greatly appreciate some advice/opinion, as to what you would do.The opportunity has arisen to present a range of millinery in a Summer…Continue

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Thimbles...

Started this discussion. Last reply by Chantelle Westlake Jan 3. 13 Replies

'Thimbles:Always tricky, I remember being in the swing of using one at one stage, then completely forgot how they 'should' be used.  In the end I still prefer my bare finger or thumb, because of…Continue

 

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Chantelle Westlake replied to Roz Willmott-Dalton's discussion Thimbles...
"I have recently started using a metal thimble without a top on it.. I use it on my ring finger, on my right hand as it seems to be the one that I use to push needles through when stitching.. I have small fingers, so I find these thimbles come in…"
Jan 3
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Thimbles...

'Thimbles:Always tricky, I remember being in the swing of using one at one stage, then completely forgot how they 'should' be used.  In the end I still prefer my bare finger or thumb, because of being able to feel what you're doing... it's probably about time to try them out again.What different varieties do you all use? Which finger do you find best, or do you use two?See More
Dec 9, 2016
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Jun 28, 2016
Roz Willmott-Dalton replied to Elaine Mergard's discussion Millinery studio madness!
"oh no, there is too much clear floor space and table space to be mine.. bad bad bad"
Jul 22, 2015
Roz Willmott-Dalton replied to Annette Thompson's discussion hat steamer ideas?
"My husband restores commercial coffee machines.  Finally the monster 'Mother Ship', in the kitchen has become more than just a caffeine sanity saver.  I use the steam wand on the coffee machine, because of the size and pressure…"
May 8, 2015
Roz Willmott-Dalton replied to Elaine Mergard's discussion An outfit without a hat?
"...shoes without heels"
Feb 3, 2015
carena28 commented on Roz Willmott-Dalton's photo
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"Ooh the Tannery! I lived in Redcliffs for years, had many friends from Woolston. Great venue Roz!!!!"
Feb 3, 2015
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"thanks. it was quite surreal.  The show was at The Tannery in Woolston. Mine was just one of a number of ranges on show in the Canterbury Collections.  It's happening again in April."
Feb 3, 2015
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"Fantastic pic Roz! Looks like it was a fun night in Christchurch! Which venue did you use?"
Feb 3, 2015
Kerri Beth Klinger replied to Roz Willmott-Dalton's discussion Thimbles...
"I have tried many thimbles and the only one I use is this leather one: http://www.amazon.com/Clover-Natural-Leather-Thimble-Medium/dp/B002PIB05Y/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1420218688&sr=8-2&keywords=leather+thimble I get it in the small size…"
Jan 3, 2015
Sharon Panozzo replied to Roz Willmott-Dalton's discussion Thimbles...
"Everyone feels that way in the beginning. Just like anything you have to practice, practice, and practice some more until it becomes part of your hand. I have seen the leather ones on ETSY, eBay, and almost any sewing sight or at any craft store."
Nov 21, 2014
Ness Buhlman replied to Roz Willmott-Dalton's discussion Thimbles...
"I cant work in a thimble. Wish I could but it just gets in the way. Last week I put the needle eye end into my thumb. My fingers get so sore. Might need to try one of the leather thimbles. Can anyone recommend where to get them from please?"
Nov 20, 2014
Roz Willmott-Dalton replied to carena28's discussion Fashions on the field over 40's
"ooh, would be there in a heartbeat!  Just have to sell a few hats, and then some :).  Will let you know."
Nov 11, 2014
Roz Willmott-Dalton replied to carena28's discussion Fashions on the field over 40's
"Carena, that's fantastic.  It sounds so exciting!! How many times did you say to your self "I can't believe I'm actually here" So you have booked already for next year :) I'd love to go for the week leading up to…"
Nov 11, 2014
Sharon Panozzo replied to Roz Willmott-Dalton's discussion Thimbles...
"I am right handed and use mine on the middle finger.  Occasionally I use two, one on the middle finger and one on the pointing finger.  I do not, however, wear them all the time.  BUT, I always have mine handy near where I am working…"
Nov 10, 2014

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Elaine Mergard said…

Hi Roz Welcome to Hat Academy. It seems quit a while since I first connected with you. Hope things are improving there @ Christchurch - another quake recently must have been scary. Look forward to sharing some skills you have not had opportunity to learn. Best Wishes , Elaine M

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Elaine Mergard said…

Wow!!! Amazing !! Love it as I have always regarded tubular crin waste of money unless very fine. Thanks for sharing - Look forward to 2013 - Luv E

Elaine Mergard said…

Congratulations on starting your first lessons Roz. To kick off make sure you have read through Getting Started and FAQs. Any questions on individual modules please ask by clicking "Lesson Discussions" located on the lesson video page.

Connect with me if you have any challenges

Happy Hatting & Best Christmas

Elaine

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