Monthly Archives: January 2013

SPOTLIGHT ON CONSUMER SEWING PROJECT: PROFESSIONAL TOTE BAG

Check out this practical and versatile tote bag……. care to make one on your Janome sewing machine during 2013?? This pic was sent in by Cheryl Paul of Saskatoon, Canada: she was as pleased as punch with her PROFESSIONAL TOTE. The pattern she … Continue reading

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THE SENSATIONAL SIP & SNIP………to help prevent those sewing room disasters?!

Well, just a few weeks ago while doing that big clean out & re-organisation in my sewing room, I will tell you that I knocked over my glass of wine.  Yes, how stupid was that! I could have screamed as the … Continue reading

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MY SEWING ROOM: Liz shows off the results of her big January 2013 clean up!

Remember my posting on 1st January about setting goals for 2013? Well, I am happy to say that I took myself seriously and not only cleaned up & completely reorganized my classroom & Education storeroom at work, but I had … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: LISTEN TO YOUR QUILT by BARBARA PERSING

I remember being rather impressed by an online video that I watched in which Barbara Persing was explaining the way she looks at her quilts and decides how to quilt them.  She has written  a book called “LISTEN TO YOUR QUILT” … Continue reading

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Remotely cutting your threads

I’ll have to say when I first heard this optional feature was coming, I wasn’t sure why or how I would use it.  But as we all know that once we have it, we can’t live without it! ‘It’ is the … Continue reading

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MC12000 ACUFIL QUILTING KIT

This is to pull things together and review the MC12000 AcuFil™ Quilting Kit  which was launched in July last year: I get asked so many questions and I know I have featured this incredible Acufil Quilting system quite a few times – … Continue reading

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WE SHINE THE SPOTLIGHT ON FINDLAYS SUPERSTORE IN VERNON, BC

I recently visited Findlays Superstore in Vernon, BC.   Check out this link or search for their contact details on the dealer locator on our website: http://www.janome.ca > Find a Dealer in the top right corner of the homepage. I love … Continue reading

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DIGITIZER MBX WINDOWS 8 UPDATE

Digitizer MBX Windows 8 Update HAVE YOU RECENTLY PURCHASED A NEW COMPUTER WITH WINDOWS 8 AS THE OPERATING SYSTEM? Or are you thinking about it? …………….well the good news is that you can now run your Digitizer Software on a … Continue reading

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CLOTHSETTER MC12000 IS HERE!!!

Just a quick one to let you know that the long awaited CLOTHSETTER  for the JANOME MC12000 IS HERE!!!! Please contact your local JANOME DEALER to order your CLOTHSETTER. You may quote Part # 859439008.  Your dealer will assist you with retail pricing as well as … Continue reading

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WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE IN THE SPOTLIGHT DURING 2013????

You may have noticed during 2012 that we regularly shone the spotlight on a number of  our JANOME  dealers stores featuring events, store displays, creative happenings, etc. We also trained the spotlight onto specific projects made by a number of our … Continue reading

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