Monthly Archives: August 2012

JUST LOOK WHAT YOU CAN DO WITH ARTISTIC SEWING SUITE SOFTWARE!!!

Please refer to the previous post about Snip & Stitch, Nanaimo, BC where I mentioned that they offer superb support to their embroidery & software customers. Donna Morton inspires me every time I visit the store  so I thought I … Continue reading

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QUILT BC 2013: MAY16-18 IN PENTICTON BC

Many of you already know that we sponsor machines for classrooms at Quilt Canada as well as being in attendance at the Janome booth in the Merchant mall.  Next year Quilt BC will be in PENTICTON, BC MAY 16-18 at … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT ON JANOME DEALER: VANCOUVER ISLAND, BC – SNIP & STITCH

Today we shine the spotlight on SNIP & STITCH in Nanaimo on beautiful Vancouver Island, BC. This charming store is jam-packed full of surprizes: a delectable and large selection of fabrics; thread and sewing notions; exquisite quilts and other great projects … Continue reading

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What do I do with my serger?

For those of you who aren’t sure what a serger is or figured out what to do with yours, here’s a quick description. Its a 2, 3 or 4 thread machine that trims your fabric and stitches at 1300 spm. It … Continue reading

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Stars on CityTV

Recently I had the opportunity to take a couple of machines to CityTV to be on Cityline, Home Edition. Mary Dobson, their resident fabric expert was showing Ikea fabrics for home dec. They thought it would be great to show a range … Continue reading

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JANOME FOOT REVIEW: CLEARVIEW FOOT & GUIDE SET

Donna Morton works for our Nanaimo, BC JANOME dealer: Snip and Stitch as well as being a very accomplished sewer , embroiderer and software expert. Donna sent us this little quick pic with her comments about this handy-dandy CLEARVIEW FOOT & GUIDE set.  Donna … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT ON JANOME DEALER: THE QUILTED BEAR in Ladner, BC

Each year in August, the quaint little town of Ladner (surrounded by farmlands in Delta,BC – part of the Lower Mainland of Vancouver) hosts the Quilt Walk and Vintage Car show………..such a great idea that the guys get to do … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT ON JANOME SEWERS IN CANADA

This time we feature Cheryl in Saskatoon. She recently entered these delightful little dresses for her grand-daughters in the Challenge at the SASKATCHEWAN STITCHES CONFERENCE 2012. I think she probably had the upcoming wedding of her daughter in mind when she made them – … Continue reading

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ARTISTIC SEWING SUITE VERSION 6: FUN, FUN, FUN WITH CRYSTALS

I think some little fairy sprinkled “sparkle-lie” stuff over me while I slept as a child……………..I have always been drawn to bling!! One of my favourite games as a child  was to play dress-up with my Mom’s “junk” jewellery – … Continue reading

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JANOME DEALER STORE IN THE SPOTLIGHT: TOM’S SEWING MACHINES, SURREY, BC

Now there is a sad story here which fortunately has a much happier outcome. We did feature a blogpost many months ago that Tom’s Sewing Machines in Surrey, BC had the terrible misfortune of a fire in the building where … Continue reading

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