Monthly Archives: November 2010

SHOW & TELL FROM SASKATOON

I received a lovely email from one of our Saskatoon customers this morning. She also teaches the Janome Club at Sew & Home in Saskatoon. Linda shared some projects that she has made recently as well as a great project … Continue reading

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Embroidery project idea and useful tip: Embroidered Christmas napkins

I used white cotton fabric to cut all my napkins. The edges were finished with my Janome serger using a 3 thread rolled hem.  In this instance I used a gold embroidery thread in the serger as I wanted it … Continue reading

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ANOTHER CHRISTMAS PROJECT IDEA: Christmas crackers

I made these about 3 years ago for Christmas gifts for friends & family. I popped a little gift such as candy or a small hand cream tube inside each cracker. It is an ideal way to use up your … Continue reading

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NEW JANOME QUILT BINDER ATTACHMENT

A number of people have spoken to me about this new attachment. They are very interested and want to know more about how it works.  I have spent quite bit of time “playing” with it and will share some things I … Continue reading

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PROJECT IDEA: WINE GLASS COASTERS

These are super easy to make. Cut 4 or 5 inch squares of fabric or use a bunch from a charm pack. Take 4 & fold them in half, wrong sides together and press with an iron. Have 1 more … Continue reading

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PROJECT IDEA: embroidered pillow

Fancy this pretty embroidered pillow? If so, send me a comment and I will post the instructions for the embroidery as well as pillow construction: Janome embroidery machine used for multiple hoopings for the pillow top, then the Janome Ultimate/Universal … Continue reading

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HOOPSISTERS

  As many of you know, I travel all over the  Western provinces of Canada and during the course of my travels, I notice trends and projects and so forth that our dealer network gets involved in. Some time back I … Continue reading

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You asked…..here are my Christmas Tree mittens & stockings.

Well, now that halloween is over, we can get going with Christmas!   My last blog post showed a pic of my Christmas mittens – little Christmas tree ornaments that I made last year.  Most of my friends & family … Continue reading

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Sew Much Beads

Way back in August I had mentioned that for the first time I was registered in a couple of classes at the fall Creativ. My first class was with Maria Ryan, jewelery beader extraordinaire! We learned how to do bead … Continue reading

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Costuming continues- At Houston Quilt Market

A sneak peek at the Michael Miller booth at Houston Quilt Market: A ‘Mad Men’ inspired theme was shaken (not stirred) in the Michael Miller fabrics booth. This always exciting experience takes what is hot in fabrics, mixes it with … Continue reading

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