Monthly Archives: October 2015

SHOW & TELL: AT THE MUSEUM IN HUMBOLDT, SASKATCHEWAN

As mentioned, there is currently an exhibition at the Museum in Humboldt of sewing, Quilting and knitting projects made by teachers, customers and staff at Haus of Stitches, Humboldt, Saskatchewan. Wendy at Haus of Stitches hosts an annual Stitches Conference … Continue reading

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CREATIVE FUN AT JANOME STORES part 1: HAUS OF STITCHES, SASKATCHEWAN

  Wendy, the owner of Haus of Stitches in Humboldt, Saskatchewan, recently rearranged things in her store. She has moved all the JANOME & ELNA machines to the front of the store and now has the fabric and all the rest … Continue reading

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CREATIVE FUN AT THE CREATIV FESTIVAL, TORONTO, CANADA

It was “all hands on deck” for the Creativ Festival, Canada’s largest sewing & craft show. This took place recently at the Metro Convention center in downtown Toronto. We had 4 Toronto & Ontario area dealers representing Janome and Artistic … Continue reading

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CALGARY SEWING SHOW 2015

Wow….what a beautiful venue! I was not able to go to this show last year so this was the first time I saw the Spruce Meadows Show grounds: spectacular is a good word: rolling green lawns, trees changing colour to … Continue reading

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NEW FROM JANOME: INFO ABOUT UPDATES & DOWNLOADS

Updates for your MC15000 will be coming soon from Janome

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EDMONTON SEWING SHOW REPORT BACK

Scott and Liz attended the Edmonton Sewing Show recently. It was a lot of fun and jolly busy too. I don’t think I had time to eat or think or refresh my lipstick until about 3.30pm! I did a stage … Continue reading

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THE ROW BY ROW EXPERIENCE 2015

Who would have thought this would become quite the phenomenon?!  As I visit so many of our quilting stores during the course of my work, I heard about the “Row by Row” many months ago. I even tried to sneak a … Continue reading

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Winter Wonderland at CreativFestival

This year’s festival is themed a Winter Wonderland. We’ve been getting glimpses of what you’ll see! We’re busy working on our ‘tree’ and booth displays.  But this one has come across Facebook! Mikey and Dan from the Crochet Crowd have … Continue reading

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Men of the Cloth

“A captivating tale of an art in both remission and resurgence, Men of the Cloth is a journey across the globe unifying craftsmanship and style….Dynamic, emotional, and inspiring, it was truly an experience.” — A & H Magazine Are you … Continue reading

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PROJECT IDEAS TO INSPIRE…….COURTESY OF JANOME EDUCATORS

I was so tired of struggling with 50lb suitcases on & off airport busses & at airports that I made a deliberate decision to travel extra light on my recent trip to Japan. It was a first for me as … Continue reading

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