Alex I Askaroff
Writer and Master Craftsman Alex Askaroff has spent a lifetime in the sewing industry and is considered one of the foremost experts of pioneering machines and their inventors.
Alex has written extensively for trade magazines, radio, television, books and publications worldwide. You may have seen him recently on the BBC show, The Great British Sewing Bee.
Over the last two decades Alex has been painstakingly building this website to encourage enthusiasts around around the Globe.
See Alex Askaroff on Youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8-NVWFkm0sA&list=UL
The First Capitalist
Press Release 11/11/2014
Isaac, Aged 12, ran away from a troubled home (and step mother) to a carnival passing through town. From living on his wits Isaac became one of the wealthiest men of his era.
helped kick-start the growth that made America the first Super Power,
long before the likes of Carnegie, Ford and Rockefeller. His business
techniques, salesmanship and entrepreneurial skills eventually brought
jobs to millions of people around the world and made Singer a household
Isaac's story is one of wars and women; when he died he was married to the most beautiful woman in Europe, 30 years his junior. In his will he named over 20 of his children, making each one rich beyond their wildest dreams; they in turn led a life of unparalleled excess setting Europe ablaze with intrigue and scandal.
Alex Askaroff, Master Craftsmen and renowned
world expert of pioneering sewing machine inventors has just had his
10th book published. Amazingly it is already the No1 best selling book
of its kind. Interestingly over 90% of the sales have been abroad with
72% selling to the North American market.
Paperback: ISBN: 978-1-910489-05-5 £17
News Flash! Nov 2014
At last after 30 years of collecting and compiling I have nearly completed the first definitive book on Isaac Singer, his invention and his family. If you would like more information on how to order a copy please click on the picture or mail me: firstname.lastname@example.org
At last after 30 years of collecting and compiling I have nearly completed the first definitive book on Isaac Singer, his invention and his family. If you would like more information on how to order a copy please mail: email@example.com
I have spent the last 2 days on your website…SEWALOT …. like most of the other comments on the site… wow… fantastic site, with great details and information.
I was very impressed with the Isaac Mettitt Singer story, amazing life, and truly worthy of a Hollywood Blockbuster. I did not know too much about the man, but you have certainly made me do more research and read about his life some more.
Well that's it for this page for the full story click on the link above.
I do hope you enjoyed my work. I have spent a lifetime collecting, researching and writing these pages and I love to hear from people so drop me a line and let me know what you thought: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Also if you have any information to add I would love to put it on my site.
All Alex's books are on www.crowsbooks.com
Sussex Born and Bred, and Corner of the Kingdom
Alex's Book: Tales from the Coast
Fancy a funny read: Ena Wilf & The One-Armed Machinist
A brilliant slice of 1940's life: Spies & Spitfires
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new collector I have found your site
has increased my knowledge in
a short time to a degree
that I couldn't have