Monthly Archives: July 2013

SEWING WITH RUFFLE FABRIC

  Ok so you might have noticed that there have been an awful lot of RUFFLES showing up on ready to wear garments and home dec. furnishings for quite some time: must be at least the last 18 months – … Continue reading

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Fresh Face

A while back I was invited to the Grand Opening of the newest location of The Make Den in Toronto. Owner extrodinarie, Irene Stickney, is making her presence known in the sewing world. She has been quietly expanding over the last few … Continue reading

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LOOK WHAT I DID!!

When I opened our MemoryCraft 9900 and saw the exchangable faceplates, the creative wheels started turning. I love the turquoise face plate the best and thought with the white one I could get creative! Gelaskins are removable skins for protecting and customizing your … Continue reading

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SEWING A CUSTOM FITTED BRA

I have jokingly referred to 2013 as ” the year of the bra”……..I have wanted to learn how to make bra’s for simply ages – probably more than 15-20 years. Now that I have learnt & have so far made 5 … Continue reading

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Quilting feet are not just for quilting

A while ago I received a call from a Janome girl who had a Quilting Kit that came with her machine.  She wanted to sell it to someone as she felt she had no use for it as she wasn’t a … Continue reading

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ATTENTION ALL QUILTERS: SEWING 1/4 INCH SEAMS WITH JANOME

We have literally SO many options for quilters with all our various JANOME sewing & quilting machines and applicable accessories so I thought I would offer a review of most of  these options. We have several different quilting feet or to be … Continue reading

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LETHBRIDGE FESTIVAL OF QUILTS 2013

I have recently returned from a long road trip around Alberta starting in Edmonton & ending up in Lethbridge 6 days later! Thank you kindly to Alamo Car rentals who upgraded my rental vehicle to an SUV.  I didn’t ask … Continue reading

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HORIZON MEMORY CRAFT 12000 WORKBOOK NOW AVAILABLE

Thought I would give you more information about the JANOME MC12000 WORKBOOK  that I mentioned a week or 2 back. HERE IS WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO FIND WITHIN THE WORKBOOK COVERS: Tips, tricks, and step-by-step instructions for getting the most out … Continue reading

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THE JANOME CIRCULAR ATTACHMENT…..JUST LOOK WHAT YOU CAN DO!

All of the applique, decorative stitching AND quilting in the above wall hanging was done using the JANOME CIRCULAR ATTACHMENT.  JANOME HAS 3 CIRCULAR ATTACHMENTS…….. WHICH ONE IS COMPATIBLE WITH YOUR JANOME SEWING MACHINE??? A few weeks ago I featured some … Continue reading

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