Monthly Archives: December 2011

MERRY CHRISTMAS

A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU AND YOUR FAMILIES FROM ALL OF US IN THE JANOME EDUCATION DEPARTMENT.  WE SEND LOTS OF GOOD WISHES FOR THIS CHRISTMAS SEASON AS WELL AS LOOKING FORWARD TO A SPECIAL BUMPER YEAR OF GOOD … Continue reading

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ANOTHER UFO IS NO MORE……. ASIAN QUILT: GEISHA’S #2 is ready to hang

Yes, I am working like a madman trying to complete quilts started earlier this year.  Quite a lot of my sewing for work ran aground when we launched the Janome Horizon MC12000 as I had to focus all my energies on … Continue reading

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HOOPSISTERS GOOSE TRACKS …….NOW COMPLETE USING A JANOME MC11000

This quilt was the Hoopsisters Goose Tracks Block of the month Program for 2011. My appreciation goes to one of my Janome & Elna dealers Tom’s Sewing Machines of Surrey, BC, Canada who graciously allowed me to purchase the program … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS EMBROIDERY for the JANOME HORIZON MC 12000

Donna Morton lives on Vancouver island and works for one of our dealers: Snip and Stitch, Nanaimo. She sent me 2 designs that she combined & edited for the SQ23 hoop on the Janome MC12000. I stitched this one out … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS STOCKINGS………PROJECT IDEA

I posted How-to pictorial instructions last week on 7th December: that was how I made the stocking for my little grand-daughter. Well, truth be told, Granny has had a no-name brand stocking for many years (I did make it but it … Continue reading

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HOW TO DO HAND-LOOK QUILTING BY MACHINE

I promised last week I would explain how to do hand-look quilting by machine  once I my samples arrived back from Saskatchewan. The idea is to see stitches on the top of the quilt or similar project that look just … Continue reading

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FAV FEATURE # 7 JANOME HORIZON MC12000: SUPERIOR EMBROIDERY

I am super impressed by the embroidery on the Janome Horizon MC12000. Not only are there over 300 lovely built-in embroidery designs all organized in various categories; but the quality is superb. The THREE rolling linear guides and robotic technology … Continue reading

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IT’S BEGINNING TO LOOK A LOT LIKE CHRISTMAS

I thought you might like some pics of how I decorated my home this week. Now dont go getting all fussed if you are still trying to work frantically through your TO DO List ……… No, no……….not going to happen this … Continue reading

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ANSWERING QUERIES ABOUT WHAT FOOT TO USE WITH THE JANOME QUILT BINDER SET

Thank you for all your comments & questions. The Janome Quilt Binder set comes with a short metal foot and this is the one which is recommended for use as the A foot (regular sewing foot) is a bit long … Continue reading

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TIS THE SEASON……..LIZ SHOWS HOW TO MAKE A CHRISTMAS STOCKING STEP-BY-STEP.

I had the day off on Monday and felt it was high time to decorate my home for Christmas……I figured if I left it any longer I wouldn’t bother as it would be unpacking it all just to pack it … Continue reading

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