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by bitfitz
Mon, 06 Apr 2009 10:45 am
Forum: Entertainment, Leisure & Sports
Topic: Mandarin Classes
Replies: 2
Views: 1654

dutch84 wrote:The cheapest one I could find was Ikoma language school.

Good Luck:

http://www.ikoma.com.sg/mandarin/eg/pri.htm


Thanks dutch84! Looks good...
by bitfitz
Fri, 03 Apr 2009 12:37 pm
Forum: Entertainment, Leisure & Sports
Topic: Mandarin Classes
Replies: 2
Views: 1654

Mandarin Classes

Anyone have an estimated going rate for Mandarin classes per hour on a weekly basis - my husband and I are interested in learning!

PS - if anyone has a tutor suggestion that would be great too! thnx
by bitfitz
Fri, 03 Apr 2009 12:34 pm
Forum: Entertainment, Leisure & Sports
Topic: Sewing Machine
Replies: 13
Views: 14355

Re: japanese sewing machine

babilon wrote:Does anyone know where I could by JANOME (Japanese brand) sewing machine?


Wish I could help - I am looking for a Bermina and haven't been able to contact the ONE supplier I could find in Singapore.....let me know if you have any luck, I'll do the same
by bitfitz
Fri, 03 Apr 2009 12:33 pm
Forum: Entertainment, Leisure & Sports
Topic: Sewing Machine
Replies: 13
Views: 14355

sundaymorningstaple wrote:Start here:

http://www.spotlight.com.sg/creative_classes

I don't sew, but have been known to do embroidery in years gone past while working offshore on the oil rigs. Did a lot of macrame as well. I'm a crotchety old guy by the way.... :wink:

sms


VERY COOL! a man of all trades
by bitfitz
Thu, 26 Mar 2009 5:54 pm
Forum: Entertainment, Leisure & Sports
Topic: Sewing Machine
Replies: 13
Views: 14355

So Helpful! Thanks.....

Any sewing clubs?
by bitfitz
Thu, 26 Mar 2009 5:38 pm
Forum: Strictly Speaking
Topic: American Expat Adoption
Replies: 25
Views: 26201

well the point is definitely NOT to add to the problem, so thanks for the advice....

is this so even for children in an orphanage in Cambodia?
by bitfitz
Thu, 26 Mar 2009 4:49 pm
Forum: Entertainment, Leisure & Sports
Topic: Sewing Machine
Replies: 13
Views: 14355

Sewing Machine

Does anyone know of a good vendor to buy a sewing machine in Singapore? Any recommendations as I left my Singer in the US. I just resigned from my job and want to start up the hobby again. Any recommendations on a model would be great too. Any sewing clubs out there? Especially quilting (as if we ne...
by bitfitz
Thu, 26 Mar 2009 4:38 pm
Forum: Entertainment, Leisure & Sports
Topic: Online Shopping from the U.S.
Replies: 12
Views: 4209

Regarding this topic, can anyone tell me how shipping overseas works as far as customs? Do they open every package - and if so, is there a limit to the $ amount one ships and if it exceeds that you have to pay tax???? We are relatively new here and there are many things I just can't find and would l...
by bitfitz
Thu, 26 Mar 2009 4:21 pm
Forum: Entertainment, Leisure & Sports
Topic: Looking for Spa Get-Away in Singapore or near Singapore
Replies: 8
Views: 2900

Banyan Tree - Bintan, Indonesia

Hello, My husband and I needed a break from work as well and we took a quick ferry over to Bintan and spent an extended weekend at Banyan Tree. It was absolutely incredible. My husband just went back last weekend to play golf at the nearby Ria Bintan and spent 1 night at Banyan again, requesting our...
by bitfitz
Thu, 26 Mar 2009 2:25 pm
Forum: Strictly Speaking
Topic: American Expat Adoption
Replies: 25
Views: 26201

American Expat Adoption

I have been living and working in Singapore with my husband for 8 months and have finally created an account on this site! This is my first post. The title is self explanatory. We are very interested in adoption and are trying to learn as much about it as possible. Can anyone provide any relative in...

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