Monthly Archives: February 2015

LAST CHANCE TO WIN THE FEBRUARY WONDERFIL THREAD BUNDLE!!

We must have your entry by midnight tonight to be entered into the draw for February’s Wonderfil thread give-away.  As with our previous give-aways, if you would like to be eligible for the draw, we need you to please give us … Continue reading

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MORE GREAT PROJECTS FROM CUSTOMERS AT SNIP AND STITCH, NANAIMO, BC

As promised…..here are some lovely Show & Tell projects from customers at Snip & Stitch Sewing Center, Nanaimo. It is so wonderful to see all the creativity and beautiful projects that people all over Canada make. What have you made recently?

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WE SHINE THE SPOTLIGHT ON JANOME PROJECTS at SNIP AND STITCH SEWING CENTRE, NANAIMO, BC

Once again, I was recently blown away by the talent & creativity of staff & customers at Snip & Stitch Sewing Centre in Nanaimo BC. We have a real fun Show & Tell time before our classes. To start off, … Continue reading

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LOVELY SKYLINE SAMPLE…..TAKE A LOOK!

Darian at RED DEER SEWING CENTRE in Red Deer, Alberta has sent me pics of a really great project she made on the JANOME SKYLINE S5  sewing machine. I thought I’d share the pics with you. Red Deer (in case … Continue reading

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Another…Where do you sew on your Janome?

Still the best part of my job is meeting people who sew! I haven’t met her yet but hope to in the near future. Harriett Riddell is a Stitch Street Artist who creates her work in the public eye in … Continue reading

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IN THE HOOP HEART MATS FOR VALENTINE’S

  Donna Morton of SNIP AND STITCH SEWING CENTER, NANAIMO, BC has designed this charming project for Valentine’s Day. She used the Artistic Sewing Suite software with the cutting needles option to create a project where the cutwork needles do … Continue reading

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YOU STOLE MY HEART…..QUILTING OPTIONS FOR THE VALENTINE’S BANNER

I used the JANOME CONVERTIBLE FREE MOTION FOOT  to do free motion stippling on some of the blocks. It could have been any free motion design….interlocking hearts might have been fun but I resorted to my tried & tested flop-proof … Continue reading

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YOU STOLE MY HEART…..VALENTINE’S PROJECT IDEA

What to do with heart blocks that have been hanging around for quite some time? Well, make a Valentine’s wall banner jam-packed with technique and fun creativity. In fact, so much technique, it will not be possible to cover it … Continue reading

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LOVE ……VALENTINE’S PROJECT IDEA FOR YOU

I enjoyed making this….it was another fun project. The L-O-V-E letters were embroidered first on the dark red fabric. The designs are from the ARTISTIC EMBROIDERY COLLECTION DESIGN CD: FONTASTIC by Michael Miller. This is not the first time I … Continue reading

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FEBRUARY GIVE-AWAY: MORE WONDERFIL THREAD.

This month we have another bag of spools & mini cones of Wonderfil Thread up for grabs! As with our previous give-aways, if you would like to be eligible for the draw, we need you to please give us your name … Continue reading

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