Monthly Archives: February 2014

Quilt Canada June 2014

CQA/ACC hosts Quilt Canada every year in various cities across Canada, to bring quilters together and to showcase Canadian quilting talent. Quilt Canada is being hosted this year at Brock University in St. Catharines, Ontario, near our mighty Niagara Falls. Janome … Continue reading

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SEWING SHOW TIME AGAIN…….CREATIVE STITCHES & CRAFTING ALIVE, ABBOTSFORD, BC

YES, THE PARTY IS ON!!!! IT IS ONLY A MONTH AWAY !!!! YOU MIGHT WANT TO GO ONLINE & BOOK YOUR CLASSES BEFORE IT IS TOO LATE TO GET A SEAT.   TAKE A LOOK AT THE FULL SHOW BROCHURE ONLINE … Continue reading

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Just for Men!

I am always on the lookout for patterns that are modern, easy to sew for the men in my life. Both my husband and son are very long waisted. Yes there are the big and tall shops, but not modern enough … Continue reading

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ANOTHER JANOME OPTIONAL ACCESSORY: THE “RULER” FOOT FOR FREE MOTION

Continuing with our JANOME OPTIONAL ACCESSORY series:   THE “RULER” FOOT. Now I must tell you a little bit of a story about this foot: We have had it for a long time….I’m thinking several years. It’s official name is … Continue reading

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LOVE IS IN THE AIR – EMBROIDERED VALENTINE’S BANNERS USING JANOME DIGITIZER MBX

This banner was created a few years ago but I wanted to revisit this project again seeing as it is Valentine’s Day PLUS you might be interested to know some of the steps I used when doing the digitizing.  So…..Happy … Continue reading

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SEWING FOR WINTER……THE POSSIBILITIES OF MINKEE & FAKE FUR!

Linda P shared a post recently about SEWING IN MEXICO – think heat, warmth, no scarves or mittens necessary?! I will be posting in the next while about SEWING FOR SUMMER (swimsuits; sewing with lycra; tank tops & more). Watch … Continue reading

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FREE UPDATE FOR JANOME MC15000……DOWNLOAD TODAY!

ATTENTION ALL JANOME HORIZON MC15000 OWNERS!!!!! A new update for the JANOME MC15000  has just become available for you. This update is version 1.04 and contains the following: Improvement of wireless connection stability Modification of colour group function The update … Continue reading

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Sewing in Mexico

Recently our family vacationed in Mexico and visited a traditional Myan village. This particular one had 37 people coexisting together. As a group, we were blessed by the shaman as well as the shaman in training who was only 8 … Continue reading

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CreativFestival Dream Sewing Room

In October 2013, Janome sponsored the grand prize at the CreativFestival. It consisted of a MemoryCraft 9900, Memory Craft 8900, Pro4DX Serger, sewing table for the 8900, Silhouette Cameo Cutter, Artistic Press, Artistic Crystal Software and Artistic Rhinstone Starter Kit. … Continue reading

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MORE FROM ARTISTIC EMBROIDERY COLLECTION: FONT-TASTIC by MICHAEL MILLER FABRICS

So, here is more: I used the FONT-TASTIC  CD of designs from the ARTISTIC EMBROIDERY COLLECTION to stitch out a fun JANOME banner. There are 2 different colour ways on the CD to choose from. I noticed that each letter … Continue reading

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