by asterixsew Moderator 24 Sep 2020

Apologies I have been unable to take part here for a number of days. Currently I am putting my dear Brother Galaxie 3000 embroidery machine away, clear a much larger space and then start assembling my new machine. My Galaxie was my first embroidery machine and my younger daughter will be its new owner. She leads such a busy life with work family and her running that I am not sure when she is going to find time to get to grips with machine embroidery but time will tell. Her husband worked in a shop that carried out machine embroidery while at Uni so there are skills in the family though quite a while ago.

Thanks to all who have taken part in the September Cute Embroidery challenge and is there anyone else out there who is going to take part?

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by dragonflyer 28d ago

Very exciting for you to get a new machine...what did you end up getting? So looking forward to seeing what you create with it... Hope your daughter enjoys your Galaxie...

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asterixsew by asterixsew 27d ago

The Galaxie will be here a while longer. All of the south of Wales U.K. is back in lockdown so no idea of when we will see each other again. I bought a Brother V3. I also have a PR650.

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by airyfairy 28d ago

Congratulations Caroline on your new machine. Looking forward to seeing some projects done on your new machine. Enjoy

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asterixsew by asterixsew 27d ago

Thanks Sarah, just need to keep clearing space, unpack and get going.

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by sebsews 24 Sep 2020

The Galaxie has been good to you. I have my second embroidery machine and it sits covered up in my bedroom. Can't seem to let it go, I guess it is the attatchement to a loved machine. I remember the begging and other things (ha ha) I had to give to my husband to get it. We girls always have a way to get what we want! I hope you continue with the monthly challenge. Congratulatiions on your new machine. Suzanna

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asterixsew by asterixsew 27d ago

Suzanna thanks for replying. Space is my problem and my sewing room already has too much stuff crammed in and my big PR machine. I have had so many happy hours with the Galaxie and created such wonderful stuff. A new learning curve is about to begin

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by 02kar Moderator 24 Sep 2020

I know how bittersweet it is to pass your first machine onto someone else. But what a special gift to give. Enjoy your new machine and hope to see many a project from your new baby. I loved seeing folks show off projects with Cute designs and hope to see more Cute designs used.

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asterixsew by asterixsew 27d ago

Thanks for replying. I’m still not sure where there will be time for ME in her already manically busy life.

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