Monthly Archives: September 2010

SILENCE IS NOT NECESSARILY GOLDEN!

Well, it seems things went a bit silent since my last post. Apologies. I have been driving all over Alberta doing Janome Horizon Test Drives at a number of my Janome dealers & then worked at the Sewing Show in … Continue reading

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ANOTHER QUICK FIX FOR STORE-BOUGHT GARMENTS

DO YOU FIND THAT TURTLE & POLAR NECKS DRIVE YOU CRAZY?? I used to be able to wear knit tops with high necklines. Sorry, no longer – no can do. Instead of tossing all my tops out to the thrift … Continue reading

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Need to make alterations to a store-bought T-shirt?

Have you bought a T-shirt that is great (or you would not have bought it) but it just does not fit 100% perfectly? I am a little short-waisted so T-shirts are often too long even though they fit around the … Continue reading

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Tutorials

Are you looking at your stash, then turning to your sewing machine and asking “now what?” Sometimes we have the itch to stitch, but don’t know what to do. A little blog therapy (who said procrastination?) can give us the … Continue reading

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Fall Flowers

  The calendar is telling us that Fall is just around the corner, but that is no reason to not make flowers… and these are so brilliantly simple and sweet! Check out Janome Artisan, Carmi Cimicata’s blog to see her latest … Continue reading

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NEW BUTTONHOLE STABILIZER PLATE

NEW BUTTONHOLE STABILIZER PLATE                 FOR USE WITH AUTOMATIC BUTTONHOLE FOOT R • This foot is compatible with all JANOME automatic buttonhole feet R WITH THE HOLLOW ON THE UNDERSIDE. Turn your foot over … Continue reading

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Ladies, start your engines…

If you have not had an opportunity to sit down and sew on the new Horizon, MC7700QCP, the perfect opportunity could be coming to a Janome dealer near you. Call your local dealer and reserve a spot (driving goggles are … Continue reading

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Just a quick one: NEW THINGS…NEW EVENTS…AND ANOTHER SOFTWARE WEBINAR

I had planned on doing a blog post earlier today  at work but our computer system was down all day so I got on with a bunch of other things: getting ready for our whirlwind of Janome Horizon  TEST DRIVES … Continue reading

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No candles needed

Every once and a while a little piece of Janome excitement happens out there that we just have to share with the world. Check out this celebration at “Sew What’s New.” Wait for the big finish… it is too cute! … Continue reading

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