Monthly Archives: July 2017

Janome Canada Artisan: Sherri Sylvester’s delightful Picnic placemat and napkin set

JANOME PROJECT IDEA  from Sherri Sylvester of Thread Riding Hood .Sherri is another of our Janome Canada Artisans who has been seen on janomelife a number of times. Sherri sews on a Janome Skyline S9.    Sherri contributed a thoroughly fabulous project … Continue reading

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Last few days to enter our Summer giveaway …….REMINDER

Yes, dont miss out on the opportunity to win one of the 3 books we are giving away this month. Here is the post earlier this month with all the details – just in case you missed it. If you … Continue reading

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IT’S PICNIC SEASON! Part 2

This is Part 2 in a 2 part series giving more information about making one of the projects found in our Cross Canada Picnic Look Book – Summer 2017. In case you have not yet seen our Look Book, check … Continue reading

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We shine the spotlight on Janome Canada Artisan: Andrea Ford of RE:Style Studio

Andrea shared a series of great posts with us some months back on PIPING – specifically adding piping to home decor and upholstery sewing projects. If you missed these posts, do check them out: there were 4 in total during … Continue reading

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We shine the spotlight on Cynthia Frenette – Janome Canada artisan

Cynthia contributed a really lovely picnic project towards our Cross Canada Picnic 2017 Look book.  Thank you, Cynthia! This lovely insulated lunch box……there it is on the end of the picnic table where our 2 little girls are having a wonderful … Continue reading

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IT’S PICNIC SEASON! Part 1

This is Part 1 in a 2 part series giving more information about making one of the projects found in our Cross Canada Picnic Look Book – Summer 2017. In case you have not yet seen our Look Book, check … Continue reading

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DO YOU SEE RED?

JANOME has chosen the color red as their trademark color.  It appears on their packaging, their notions, their machines, their website logo, and so much more.  The color red also gives us clues as to how to use certain products they … Continue reading

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Quilted Target Toss Part 1 of 2

I’m excited to share a little sneak peak at my project in the NEW Janome Maker Look Book! It is always so exciting to get asked to contribute to these projects! And if you are looking for a little summer-time fun, … Continue reading

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JANOME SUMMER GIVE-AWAY……. CALLING FOR YOUR ENTRIES

As mentioned in the post about the double zipper bag on Monday 10 July, we have a give-away for THREE lucky people this summer. The closing date for entries will be Monday July 31st at 12 noon PDT. Please ensure … Continue reading

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CUTE DOUBLE ZIPPER BOX BAG

I discovered this pattern at a Sewing show about 8 months ago (Yes, I know……I’m guilty of taking a long time to get to actually sewing some projects!). This pattern has been sitting on my desk making ugly faces at me … Continue reading

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