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Old 04-18-2012, 01:52 PM
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I'm a quilter who usually kicks my shoe off so that I can really feel the foot pedal. Postman came today and said "what happened to your foot?" I had one shoe on and one off. I had to explain that's how I sew.

So how many others out there sew without the shoe?
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Old 04-18-2012, 01:54 PM
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Old 04-18-2012, 01:56 PM
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I can't feel the right part of the toe pedal to push very well with my shoes on, so I'm another barefoot seamstress.
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Old 04-18-2012, 01:57 PM
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I take my shoe off also. Actually I have my shoes off all the time in the house. Feels better.
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Old 04-18-2012, 02:01 PM
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I sew barefoot always.
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Old 04-18-2012, 02:13 PM
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For 20 years I always sewed barefoot--couldn't sew any other way but lately it doesn't seem to matter. Still feels better without but at least now I can sew with shoes on if I have to.
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Old 04-18-2012, 02:20 PM
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Here it's either/or.

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Old 04-18-2012, 02:29 PM
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Always sew with bare feet or socks on I can't seem to feel the pedal correctly with a shoe on.
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Old 04-18-2012, 02:30 PM
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I am part of the barefoot club... even when I am taking a class at my LQS.
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Old 04-18-2012, 02:31 PM
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i'm always shoeless. i can't feel the pedal with a shoe on
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