Monthly Archives: August 2013

BLOG BAG CHALLENGE : FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS ABOUT PICS & SUBMISSION OF THE BAGS YOU HAVE MADE

OK, August is pretty much over and the Fall lies ahead. NOT  that I am wishing the leaves to turn golden, NOR the colder weather to arrive……..BUT we do have to get moving with the next step of our blog … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, Janome Sewing Machine | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

SPOTLIGHT ON JANOME CUSTOMER: Betty of Just B in Stitches

This month we shine the spotlight on Betty of Just B in Stitches of Vernon, BC, Canada.  Vernon is in the beautiful Okanagan area of BC (lakes & wineries and fruit trees!). Betty & I have chatted a few times at … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, Decorative stitches, JANOME CONSUMER PROJECTS, Janome Embroidery, Janome Fun, JANOME MC350E, JANOME SERGERS, Janome Sewing Machine, Sewing | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Look where we found Janome’s!

We would like this to be the first of many of the unlikely or strange places where we or you have found/seen Janome machines. Please send us a comment and we will contact you to get the info. Our first … Continue reading

Posted in Janome Fun, Janome Sewing Machine, Uncategorized | Tagged | 2 Comments

LOOK WHAT I FOUND ON MY VACATION ROAD TRIP!

Vacation road trips can be a lot of fun. I have wanted to explore the Olympic Peninsula for a long time. We tend to just drive up & down the I5 from Vancouver to Seattle but I knew there had … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, Janome Sewing Machine | Tagged | 2 Comments

THE PACIFIC WEST QUILT SHOW, Tacoma, Washington

I have attended this Quilt show a number of times and remain convinced that the standard of the entries is very high. I think this particular show compares very favourably with the quilts shown at shows like International Quilt Market in … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Did You Miss This Beauty? Heather Ross Fundraiser Machine

Inspired by Love The lovely and talented Heather Ross recently co-hosted a fundraiser to benefit “a family affected by breast cancer.” The You Are My Sister event evening was held at the end of June. You can read more about … Continue reading

Posted in Janome Sewing Machine Feature, Sewing News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

REMINDER ABOUT OUR BLOG BAG CHALLENGE…….are you busy making baggies for our Charity sewing project???

I sure hope you are madly busy making baggies for our BLOG BAG CHALLENGE???????? DEADLINE IS 30 SEPTEMBER 2013 AS WE HAVE TO GIVE YOU THE OPPORTUNITY TO VOTE DURING OCTOBER FOR YOUR FAVOURITE BAG.  PACKING & DISTRIBUTING WILL TAKE PLACE … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, Decorative stitches, Janome Canada Sponsored, JANOME CONSUMER PROJECTS, Janome Fun, Janome Sewing Machine, Janome Sponsored event | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

USEFUL SEWING & EMBROIDERY WEBSITES……surfing for sewing ideas

I don’t know about you but I love to look for new sewing ideas and have found that one source of good information is to surf the web for a wide range of sewing related topics I might be looking … Continue reading

Posted in Janome Sewing Machine, Sewing, Sewing News | Tagged | Leave a comment

FRET NO MORE ABOUT MAKING BUTTONHOLES!!

I recently completed a series of Test Drives around my territory showcasing the JANOME MC8900; JANOME MC8200 & JANOME MC9900. Folk taking part in the TEST DRIVES  made a rather cute (even though I say so myself) purse organizer as they navigated their … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, Fashion, GARMENT SEWING WITH JANOME, Horizon MC 12000, JANOME MC 8200, JANOME MC 9900, Janome Sewing Machine, MC8900, Sewing | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

JANOME SHOP AT HOME

A very exciting new concept was launched recently in our JANOME CANADA world. We are very proud to say that we think this is a global first! We are wanting to reach the market of sewers out there who are not folk who … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, Decorative stitches, GARMENT SEWING WITH JANOME, Janome Sewing Machine | Tagged | 12 Comments