Monthly Archives: December 2013

PART 2: HOW TO SEW A HUMBUG BAG

OK, here is Part 2 (part 1 was published on 26th Dec 2013). The humbug bag really is not a whole lot different to making a “regular” zipper bag. You are going to start with pretty much the same as … Continue reading

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HOW TO MAKE A ZIPPER BAGGIE – PART 1

I have been doing a number of blog posts in recent weeks about all the lovely baggies that have been made for charity by our dealers & their customers. Kind, considerate folk from Vancouver Island to Saskatchewan have been sewing … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS IN NANAIMO: SPOTLIGHT ON JANOME DEALER SNIP AND STITCH, NANAIMO, BC

WELL DONE TO ALL THE STAFF & CUSTOMERS AT SNIP AND STITCH SEWING CENTER IN NANAIMO, BC. They pulled out all the stops & suceeded in a whopping big bumper effort with the BLOG BAG CHALLENGE……….they are the without any … Continue reading

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LIZ’S FAV MC 15000 FEATURES: PART 5

I REALLY THINK THAT ONE OF MY VERY FAVOURITE THINGS ON THE JANOME MC15000 HAS TO BE THE BUILT-IN EMBROIDERY DESIGNS……..they are so fresh & contemporary, NEW and different. There sure is nothing same old-same old about the 480 designs … Continue reading

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LAST MINUTE CHRISTMAS SHOPPING????

SEE YOUR LOCAL JANOME DEALER IN CANADA FOR THESE  WONDERFUL AND PRACTICAL ITEMS: Please note that some of these items may be available exclusively in Canada. NEED A LOW CAPACITY USB STICK???  Well, look no more. We have just the … Continue reading

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NEW……DIGITIZER MBX VERSION 4.5 IS HERE + MORE

Digitizer MBX software has always combined easy-to-use functionality and digitizing power. Now the release of Digitizer MBX V4.5 gives you even more ways to express your creativity. Look at some of the major new features. Freehand Drawing You are going to … Continue reading

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HAVE YOU FINISHED YOUR CHRISTMAS SHOPPING??????

ONLY 7 DAYS LEFT………………….. There is one thing I really dislike about the Christmas holiday period…….that last minute semi- panic about what to get for various people + going out shopping at this time of the year! It is either … Continue reading

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FREE Embroidery Design Now & A Webinar Tomorrow

Gracing Best Dressed Mantels Everywhere As we rush our holiday projects over the finish line, Anna Maria Horner lends a hand with a free embroidery design and stocking pattern. The design is multi-format and can be downloaded from the pattern page. … Continue reading

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IT’S LOOKING EVEN MORE LIKE CHRISTMAS! SPOTLIGHT ON JANOME DEALER: LANGLEY VACUUM & SEWING

For the last couple of years, one of our Janome dealers, LANGLEY VACUUM & SEWING in Langley, BC has offered 1/2 meter of Christmas print fabric to customers who were up for a challenge: they were to use up as … Continue reading

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JANOME ACUFIL QUILTING – CAN I CHANGE THE SIZE OF THE STIPPLING?

I have been asked a few times by JANOME customers if the ACUFIL STIPPLING DESIGNS can be altered in size – some folk would like to be able to make the loops larger or smaller to have more or less … Continue reading

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