Monthly Archives: May 2015

SPOTLIGHT ON JANOME DEALER: THREAD & PAPER, SALMON ARM, BC

Please refer to the recent posts about Janome Educator travels through BC’s lovely Interior region.   Here is more: Salmon Arm is a beautiful town nestled between mountains & lakes in the lovely Shuswap Region of BC. We have had … Continue reading

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Taking the Time to Sew for Where You Create

Decking Out Your Maker Space From toddler dresses to teen quilts, there is always someone or some occasion to make something for. Our to-do list is always being re-charged with new ideas as we wander through Pinterest and our favourite … Continue reading

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More Quilting Workshop Fun in the Beautiful BC Okanagan and Shuswap Regions

As shared a few weeks back……I did a road trip around the BC Interior visiting  a number of Janome Dealer’s stores. At some stores I offered a Master class intensive 1 day workshop for owners of our Janome MC12000 & … Continue reading

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Hemming How to on CoverPro

Some tips for hemming RTW (or your own creations!) Almost everyone has to hem something they’ve purchased. Whether is too long and has to be shortened or its too short and a piece has to be added. Making your garment the right … Continue reading

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Janome Skyline Jumper Dress

We are pleased to offer a guest post today. Please welcome… Janome Life Guest Blogger: Trina  I’m so excited to be here on the Janome blog today! My name is Trina Gallop Blank. I love to sew, quilt, knit and cook, … Continue reading

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Highlights of the Windsor Quilt Show 2015

It was so nice to meet everyone and see all the beautiful quilts at the quilt show! So many talented people! And I have to be careful not to say ladies! As many men are taking up the craft. Here is Vic’s, … Continue reading

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National Quilt Day in Sarnia, Ontario

The first National Quilting Day was observed in 1992 and has grown into a global celebration for all quiltmakers and quilt lovers. Helen Storbeck, one of the founders of National Quilting Day, wrote in The Quilting Quarterly, “Groups of quilters … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT ON JANOME DEALER: ANDERSONS SEWING CENTER, KAMLOOPS, BC

I recently paid a visit to Anderson’s Sewing Center in Kamloops, BC. The ladies made little mug rugs using several of our Janome & Elna sewing, quilting and embroidery machines. The purpose of the event was for interested customers to try … Continue reading

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CoverStitch Savvy

We have offered 3 posts about sewing with knit fabrics during the last 3-4 weeks. We thought it would be good to tell you more about our COVER STITCH machine seeing as we have referred to it a lot lately. … Continue reading

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KELOWNA QUILT SHOW

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I was able to attend the Kelowna Quilt Show last weekend while on a Janome road trip visiting dealers and customers in the BC Interior.  Maybe you will enjoy seeing some of the quilts I saw? A lovely Sunday afternoon excursion! … Continue reading

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