Monthly Archives: April 2017

Scrappy Spring Table Runner

  I have this awesome bin of fabric scraps. I’m *that* person who can’t throw away something that might have a use some day… down the road… even though I don’t know when. Typically the bin gets pulled out when … Continue reading

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CANADA CELEBRATES 150 YEARS SINCE CONFEDERATION……and Janome celebrates with a Special Edition sewing machine. 

150 years … That’s something to celebrate !!! The logo of 150-M100QDC Special Edition for Canada’s 150th, was designed by Canadian artist Tamara Kate who is one of our Janome Artisans as well.  www.kayajoydesigns.com Throughout Canada’s history, generations of seamstresses … Continue reading

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ANNOUNCING A NEW FOOT FOR OUR JANOME COVER PRO SERGERS

Are you the happy owner of a Janome Cover Pro? Either the Cover Pro 2000CPX or the Cover Pro 1000?  I think I might just consider having a finger nail pulled out rather than part with my Janome Cover Pro … Continue reading

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THE BIG CANADIAN QUILT BEE

Have you heard about THE BIG CANADIAN QUILT BEE?  If not, listen up…….we need your help…… Our national quilting organization: The Canadian Quilters Association/ ACC has decided to really celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday with an awesome charity endeavour. CQA/ACC is … Continue reading

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We shine the spotlight on our Janome Canada Artisan: Cynthia Frenette

Cynthia has been working with Janome Canada for a while and I know that many of you have seen some of her work firsthand as we carried some of Cynthia’s lovely Maker Series items around to show you at shows … Continue reading

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GOOD INFORMATION ABOUT USING YOUR JANOME EMBROIDERY MACHINE TO DO YOUR QUILTING

Happy Easter Monday! Cute bunny over at Thread Riding Hood. Sherri is one of our Janome Artisans in Canada. She has just published a great blog post with very good information with step-by-step instructions of how to use your Janome embroidery … Continue reading

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ALMOST TIME FOR THE SPRING CREATIV FESTIVAL……see you there!

where International Centre, Entrance 1 6900 Airport Rd, Mississauga, ON Canada L4V 1E8 with free parking! when Get in early at 9am with advance tickets and e-tickets Friday, April 28 – 10:00am to 6:00pm Saturday, April 29 – 10:00am to 5:00pm And, … Continue reading

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JUST LOOK AT WHAT POPPED INTO MY INBOX TODAY!

We have mentioned the great website SEW4HOME  many times on janomelife. And today just lookie what popped into my inbox today: Our very own Education Coordinator at Janome America, Nancy Fiedler,  provided this information to SEW4HOME  about how to turn … Continue reading

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