A Stitch In Time

Posted by: soot

A Stitch In Time - 12/06/12 09:04 PM

Do you make all of your own clothes, or is your sewing machine covered with dust? Maybe this list will inspire you to get stitching?

...all of the vowels have been left in place...pull the proper letters from the pile and rebuild these words to save a Stitch in Time.

Starting Letter Pile

CCDDDF
FFGGHH
HLLLNN
NPRRRR
RSSTTT
TTTTTT
TTVW

Remaining Letter Pile

= 1. -I--E-
= 2. ---EA-
= 3. -A--E-E-
= 4. -OO-
= 5. I--E-
= 6. --A-E
= 7. -AI-O-I--
= 8. -A-E-
= 9. -O---I---
= 10. -O--O-

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clues...not in any particular order

- a spreading shape; became wider at the bottom edge
- small fold or pucker made by gathering cloth
- separate the fibers or threads of (cloth
- threads that run crosswise in a woven fabric
Posted by: Flo NS

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/06/12 09:31 PM

2. thread
Posted by: manxman

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/06/12 09:32 PM

10. cotton
Posted by: BobH

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/06/12 11:30 PM

3. fastener
Posted by: CCbomber

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/06/12 11:58 PM

9. topstitch
Posted by: curly

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/07/12 04:20 AM

7. tailoring
Posted by: Niki

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/07/12 04:45 AM

4. wool wave12
Posted by: Jema

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/07/12 05:44 AM

1. fitted wave12
Posted by: soot

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/07/12 08:53 AM

BobH and Niki .. possible solutions but not for this solution set, try again think

All other solutions are correct thumbsup12

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Posted by: manxman

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/07/12 10:33 PM

5. inset
Posted by: soot

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/08/12 10:55 AM

Yes it is ManXman .. well done bravo12

Some of these terms are quite unique to sewing wink12

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Posted by: Haroula

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/08/12 01:51 PM

6.Grade : confused wave12
Posted by: soot

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/09/12 11:10 AM

A valiant effort Haroula .. but not the proper solution think

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Posted by: BobH

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/09/12 05:50 PM

4. Loom
Posted by: soot

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/10/12 08:47 AM

There is no letter 'm' in the letter pile Bob .. try again think

clues inserted at top of page wave12
Posted by: Flo NS

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/10/12 10:12 AM

6. flare
Posted by: Haroula

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/10/12 11:13 AM

8.Ravel wave12
Posted by: CCbomber

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/10/12 06:04 PM

4. woof
Posted by: soot

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/10/12 07:22 PM

Ah Ha! They are dropping like flies now!

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Posted by: Flo NS

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/10/12 07:41 PM

3. gathered
Posted by: soot

Re: A Stitch In Time - 12/10/12 07:48 PM

Schwack!! There goes the last one thumbsup12

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