Monthly Archives: May 2014

MONTHLY SERIES ON FEET & ACCESSORIES – Part 5: THE JANOME CIRCULAR ATTACHMENT

We have done posts about this wonderful optional accessory before, however, did we mention that it is a FAVOURITE! Wherever we go and show what you can do with THE JANOME CIRCULAR ATTACHMENT, the reaction is always the same. Lots of … Continue reading

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MAKING A WELL FITTING PAIR OF PANTS

Most of us could probably make a pull-on, elastic-at-the-waist pair of pants virtually in our sleep?  Maybe not literally but I know that from cutting out my favourite pull-on pant pattern to being able to walk out of the house … Continue reading

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Cutwork the JANOME Way!

cutwork embroidery: Embroidery process used on table linens and holiday ornaments. The craftsperson places the design on the cloth using a mixture of bluing and kerosene (which washes out easily). The craftsperson inserts the cloth into an embroidery hoop and … Continue reading

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TROUBLE SHOOTING: WHAT CAN I DO TO PREVENT THREAD BREAKAGE?

Thread breakage is a common issue……..not a problem……..issues have solutions!  I am asked very frequently : ” what is wrong……my thread keeps breaking?”  I thought it would be a good to offer a  trouble shooting CHECK LIST to help you … Continue reading

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PROJECT IDEA: SUPER QUICK TUBE PILLOW CASE

I am sure you may have already come across this project……I discovered it on You Tube quite some time ago.  (Incidentally there are many different You Tube video’s on this same topic. I chose this one to link to as … Continue reading

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NEW: ULTRA GLIDE NEEDLE PLATE & FOOT SET

This is another brand new item! Ask your local Janome dealer to show it to you & let you feel the wonderful smooth, “silky/satin”  feel of the needle plate.  We use the term ULTRA GLIDE as it is so very … Continue reading

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SPRING TIME SEWING….GETTING A LITTLE SEWING INSPIRATION FROM THE CURRENT SEASON

On the EASTER  weekend, my plan had been to sew ….and sew….and sew some more. But hubby said the weather was too nice to stay indoors so we went for a walk at a local park. The lovely sunshine & … Continue reading

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JANOME FUN: HORIZON MC 15000 TEST DRIVES

OK so I have been a busy little bee ……traveling all around Western Canada since the end of January.  During most of those travels, I have been offering Test Drives on our fabulous JANOME HORIZON MC 15000 …… the premise being that most of … Continue reading

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