Monthly Archives: December 2014

JANOME SERIES ON FEET: CONCEALED OR INVISIBLE ZIPPER FOOT

In our ongoing series of posts about various JANOME FEET & ACCESSORIES, here is the next instalment: the concealed or invisible zipper foot. It seems that the concept of sewing a zipper into a garment or other project strikes fear … Continue reading

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EMBROIDERY ON TERRY TOWEL

This post was published the December 23, 2014 by Céline Ross  on our French blog Vie Janome. I have translated it into English as I think it offers some good information on embroidery on terry toweling and similar fabrics. Christmas … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS WALL HANGING PROJECT IDEA

   Festive decoration Published the December 19, 2014 by Céline Ross   on our French blog: Vie Janome  A Christmas wall hanging can replace an array of table top or mantle shelf decoration.  Just using some of the great sewing & embroidery … Continue reading

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SEWING ZIPPER BAGGIES FOR SANDY MERRIMAN HOUSE, VICTORIA, BC

Just got an email from Judy in Victoria. She has sent a bunch of pics and an update on the annual sewing of zippered baggies that are filled with toiletries & cosmetics for women at Sandy Merriman House, Victoria. Regular … Continue reading

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IT IS DEFINITELY LOOKING A LOT LIKE CHRISTMAS! WE SHINE THE SPOTLIGHT ON LOCAL JANOME DEALER: LANGLEY VACUUM & SEWING

One of our Janome dealers does a special Christmas display in the store each Christmas. Langley Vacuum & Sewing have a fun thing they do: Trudy provides 1/2m of Christmas fabric (usually 2 prints to choose from) and her customers … Continue reading

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WHAT CHRISTMAS SEWING ARE YOU DOING THIS YEAR?

So, I  guess I must sound a tad nauseating when I glibly tell people that I do my Christmas shopping and sewing throughout the year. Smug and self-satisfied about sums that up! Well this year the wheels fell off so … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT ON MORE JANOME DEALERS IN CANADA

So, we have some more pics to share with you……..more dealer’s stores we visited on our sewing travels around our beautiful country.         Watch this spot….we will spotlight more dealers & their stores…..as seen on our travels around … Continue reading

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SPREADING THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT

You might remember that last year we had a yearlong challenge project going where ladies all over Western Canada made little zippered baggies which we filled with an assortment of toiletries like soap, shampoo, lotion, toothbrush etc. We received a … Continue reading

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“HOW-TO” FOLLOW-UP FOR CIRCULAR ATTACHMENT CHRISTMAS TABLE TOPPER PUBLISHED ON 5th DECEMBER

Remember this from 2 weeks ago? We received queries asking for the instructions of how to make it. Thanks to Betty Chalker who so willingly provided further info about how to make this great project using the Janome Circular attachment. … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT ON JANOME DEALERS IN CANADA

As mentioned last week, we have been pretty busy conducting events at many of our dealer’s stores since Labour Day. The format of these events has been either a master class on the Mc12000 & Mc15000 or a Purple Party … Continue reading

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