by nannynorfolk 20 Jul 2013

Seems even the best of people used to sew !! ;))

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by killiecrankie 24 Jul 2013

I never knew Pfaff made treadle sewing machines ,always thought Singer made them.
Well it was the 60's & they were probably just starting out & didn't have much money.John had someone -grandmother or aunt he lived with ,so it could their machine he is using.

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by kezza2sew 23 Jul 2013

Is this John Lennon? my what a tremendous add for Pfaff, let alone the Beatles...great photo indeed.

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by cfidl 23 Jul 2013

Some of his lyrics resonate in my mind. He was an idealist, and is very much missed. It has been over 2 decades and I remember where I was when I heard the news.

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by jrob Moderator 20 Jul 2013

Oh, my goodness!!!!!!

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by debswebster 20 Jul 2013

Where did you find this!! So he was more than a musician, and even designed fabric for children - wow sewdoctor I bet you're proud to own some!! We learn stuff every day eh!!

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by sewdoctor 20 Jul 2013

I don't know how much he actually sewed,,,,but, he designed fabric for children.....I have some!

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nannynorfolk by nannynorfolk 20 Jul 2013

I'm green with envy!! lol

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by spendlove Moderator 20 Jul 2013

Wow - is there a story to go with the picture?

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nannynorfolk by nannynorfolk 20 Jul 2013

No, sorry Sue- this pic was on Redwood Sewing Centre page on facebook -

spendlove by spendlove 21 Jul 2013

I found it there as well - nowhere else!

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