Monthly Archives: February 2013

SIMPLY STASHED……you gotta see & have this!!

Wanted you to be able to get what I bought TWO of yesterday!!! These are currently available (ONLY WHILE STOCKS LAST) at your local JANOME OR ELNA DEALER (CANADA only as I do not know if these are on offer in other … Continue reading

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BC HOME SHOW – LOVE SEWING AND JANOME

The BC Home Show has just taken place in Vancouver this past week. I “hot-footed” it down to BC Place after work on Friday to see how things were going in the LOVE SEWING booth. Sabine, one of our (close … Continue reading

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SERGER MAGIC

DID YOU KNOW THAT WE HAVE A NUMBER OF VIDEO’S THAT YOU CAN WATCH ON YOU TUBE SHOWING CERTAIN FEATURES ON OUR SERGERS????   Maybe some of you did know this as these particular serger video’s are among the most watched … Continue reading

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WARMING HEARTS with charity sewing: SAWYER’S SEWING CENTER, VICTORIA, BC for Sandy Merriman House + 2013 BAGGIE CHALLENGE

For the past 8 or 9 years, Judy, who is a long standing & loyal customer of Sawyers Sewing Center in Victoria, BC collects together little bags & an assortment of toiletries (like the shampoos etc we get on our travels at … Continue reading

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LOVE IS IN THE AIR……….

I made a few little projects for Valentine’s day & thought I’d share them with you today…………..the day when “Love is in the air”……..or so the song says?? Just a real quick list of the techniques I used. Want to know … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: FREE MOTION QUILTING by ANGELA WALTERS

OK, now I am impressed by this young quilter! I signed up for one of her classes at QUILT MARKET  in Houston last October. Imagine my surprize when I arrived in the class to see this young lady setting up at … Continue reading

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30+ REASONS FOR UPGRADING TO JANOME DIGITIZER MBX

I was recently asked on this janomelife blog if I could be specific about the differences between previous Janome Digitizer versions and MBX (which is version 4). I started to answer the query & then realized I would be writing for a long … Continue reading

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MAKING YOUR OWN EMBROIDERED FABRIC YARDAGE USING JANOME DIGITIZING SOFTWARE

Have you wandered amongst gorgeous fabrics at your favourite store and stopped to touch & admire the beautiful embroidered fabrics? Used to be mainly just for bridal & similar purposes but now we see all sorts of lovely fabrics with … Continue reading

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WE WELCOME THE NEW EXTRA LARGE FOOT CONTROL!!!

Why You’ll Love The Extra Large Foot Control A little bigger makes it a little more comfortable. It’s always nice to have a little extra room to work. And the same goes for your foot. The Extra Large Foot Controller … Continue reading

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PROJECT IDEA USING THE RUFFLER ATTACHMENT: JUST BEACHY BAG

We have offered some posts in the last month or 2 (search the Archives for these posts if you missed them) about the JANOME RUFFLER ATTACHMENT. I came across this in the SEW IT ALL magazine Volume 4 : article entitled “Just Beachy” … Continue reading

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