Monthly Archives: July 2014

PART 7: Series on JANOME Feet & Accessories: Pintuck Feet

“My only comfort,” she said to Meg, with tears in her eyes, “is that Mother doesn’t take tucks in my dresses whenever I’m naughty, as Maria Parks’ mother does. My dear, it’s really dreadful, for sometimes she is so bad … Continue reading

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Janome’s Got Apps

Imagine doing a little gardening in the backyard all the while your embroidery machine is stitching away in the house! Multi tasking at its finest! With our new app, AcuMonitor™, confidently leave your machine working away, knowing if a thread … Continue reading

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ADDING INCENTIVE TO SEW GARMENTS FOR YOURSELF??

  Do you sew garments for yourself? Sometimes? Always? Never? Only when the mood grabs you? I find that I am sewing about 50/50 garments & quilting  – in my personal capacity at home. At work I do whatever is … Continue reading

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SERGER TECHNIQUE: MAKING LACE WITH YOUR SERGER

I received something in the mail from Betty Chalker of Tuscaloosa, Alabama quite some time back. Thank you, Betty. She sent me a very friendly letter with a couple of pics of SERGER LACE. It was quite interesting to receive … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT ON A NEW SEWING CAFE IN GEORGETOWN, ONTARIO: SIT SEW SIP

Sewing cafe’s are becoming quite popular. The basic idea behind the concept is that not everyone owns a sewing machine nor does everyone know how to sew. So the sewing café gives interested people the opportunity to book time to come and … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS IN JULY……GET A HEAD START ON YOUR CHRISTMAS SEWING!

I DO try, honest I do, but some years the wheels fall off for one or another reason so that despite my best intentions, December rolls around and I am nowhere near to finishing my Christmas sewing. Why, in the … Continue reading

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ATTENTION ALL JANOME MC15000 OWNERS……….NEW UPDATES READY TO DOWNLOAD & INSTALL

ALL JANOME MC 15000 OWNERS NEED TO BE AWARE THAT THERE ARE NEW UPDATES AVAILABLE FOR YOUR MACHINE AS WELL AS FOR HORIZON LINK SUITE. This FREE UPDATE was posted recently on the GLOBAL WEBSITE.  Please go to http://www.janome.ca > select … Continue reading

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ARTISTIC SEWING SUITE SOFTWARE: FREE UPDATE FROM V6 TO V7

YES……. there is a FREE update  for the owners of ARTISTIC SEWING SUITE EMBROIDERY SOFTWARE: Create custom embroidery, add rhinestones/crystals, draw and cut appliqués and more! It has never been so easy to embellish your sewing projects, your clothes, your … Continue reading

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CAN I SEW ON PLASTIC? GREAT SUMMER SEWING PROJECTS: BEACH BAGS AND MORE

YES you can! provided you have the right tools, of course. If you perhaps tried to sew on/with plastic like table cloth vinyl, pleather, rubberized fabrics, rainwear fabrics like Gortex, etc you probably found that the results were a bit iffy … Continue reading

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