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 you enter by that time as any entries after this will not be included in the draw.

WHAT IS UP FOR GRABS? Remember this Book Review some time back?

Janome has recently sponsored a second printing of this book: WALKING FOOT QUILTING DESIGNS  by Melissa Marginet of Manitoba after her first printing sold out completely. Well done, Melissa!  We have THREE copies of this great spiral bound and handy reference book on quilting designs you can do with your walking foot or  your JANOME ACUFEED FLEX FOOT  to give away at the end of July.

HOW DO I ENTER FOR A CHANCE TO WIN ONE OF THESE BOOKS?  Please follow these instructions carefully as all incorrect entries will not be included in the draw:

  1. Tell us briefly in 1 or 2 sentences in the comment box below THIS post what you are sewing this summer on your Janome sewing and/or embroidery machine.
  2. Please also tell us the name of your local Janome Canada Dealer store.
  3. Please do not enter more than once as duplicate entries will be deleted. Filling in the comment box  multiple times will not increase your chance of winning.
  4. Please note that we are only able to ship to Canadian addresses so please only enter if you have a postal address in CANADA where we can ship the prize. If you are able to collect from your local Canadian JANOME dealer store, even better!

Now proudly sponsored by Janome

Don’t delay…..tell us what you are sewing this summer and perhaps you might be a lucky blog viewer who wins at the end of this month?


About Janome Canada

For over 100 years, Janome has been the brand of choice for sewing, embroidery, longarm quilting, sergers, coverhem machines - and MORE! Our Janome Canada head office; our Janome HQ, is the Janome Sewing and Learning Centre in Oakville, ON. Be sure to follow us here on Janome Life blog, as well as our other Janome Canada social media so you get the most from your Janome machine! @janomehq @janomecanada Janome HQ Facebook, Janome Canada Facebook Janome HQ You Tube channel, Janome Life You Tube channel
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  1. Betty McConnell says:

    Hi! I am doing the Leah Day Building Blocks quilt-a-long featuring free motion quilting. There are 42 blocks and each one has a different free motion design.
    My Janome dealer is KTR Sewing located in Winnipeg.


  2. Karen Young says:

    So far I’ve made my gypsy wife quilt, I embroidered on my janome 12000 a bunch of camping designs and made a camping quilt, I also embroidered and made my sister an Elvis quilt for her 65th birthday. I’m now working on a Sasquatch quilt for my oldest grandson and a couple of embroidered cushions for my daughters trailer. I bought my Janome from sewing sensation in Calgary.


  3. Brenda Grieman says:

    I am working on five quilts for my sister,one side is Saskatchewan Rough Rider’s and the other side is Saskatoon Blades.Haus of Stitches is the dealer I bought my Janome S7,which is awesome.


  4. Joan Bennett says:

    With all the wild fires here in BC I have spent some time making rag quilts for those who have lost their homes. In between making these quilts I have been embroidering and appliqueing quilts for some of the seniors at a retirement home where I volunteer. Local Janome dealer is Snip & Stitch in Naniamo.


  5. MoeWest says:

    I recently finished a doll carrycot and doll quilt. My next project will be a Retreat bag for my husband for our summer vacation. Sewing World in SW Calgary is my local Janome dealer.


  6. Valdine Michaud says:

    . I am quilting 5 quilts this summer. 4 quilts 60 x 70 and one Queen size. for my eldest daughter.I am using my Janome 9000, which I love..


  7. Judy Webber says:

    I have already started sewing Christmas presents on my Janome 15000. I have 1 Grandson and 2 Granddaughters. They are so much fun to sew for and embroider things on their clothing. My Janome dealer is Toews Sewing in Abbotsford BC.


  8. Christine Allenby says:

    I am making a vintage peg bag for my clothes line, as well as sewing clothing for my two grandchildren, Presley (4) and Felix (2) my Janome Sewing Centre is Langley Vacuum and Sewing in Langley BC


  9. Emily says:

    This summer I am doing various embroideries with my Janome 12000 for an “Arizona Themed” quilt to be given as a 50th Anniversary gift.
    My Local Janome dealer is P.G. Sewing Centre.
    I would love this book.


  10. Lois Thompson Box 31, Hussar, AB T0J1S0 says:

    I have 3 quilts to be quilted(100×100 “), did a Canada 150 quilt and donated it for a raffle, embroidered new station covers for the Royal Purple, embroidered a Guide blanket, embroidered aprons for bridal showers and am making baby quilts for my 17th great-grandchild. I also have a bargello quilt at the quilters. Love my Janome 15000 from Sewing World South in Calgary, AB


  11. Dawn Grant says:

    This summer I am working on a blanket for one of my grand daughters. It is a twin size, with garden bugs on it. Ladybugs, caterpillars, butterflies. There will be flowers . I am hoping for bright colours. This will be my first big project.
    My closest dealer, and where Imt husband purchased my embroidery machine . Hays of Stitches in Humboldt, Sk.
    The women there are wonderful!!!


  12. Rose says:

    I am currently working on altering some pants ..My Janome dealer is Johnson’s in Edmonton.


  13. Bev Leischner says:

    I have just the binding to sew down on a quilt I started a few years ago. I still love the fabrics used and especially the embroidery designs I did on my 15000 for half of the blocks. All the quilting was also done on the 15000. My dealer is Red Deer Sewing Center in Red Deer Alberta.


  14. Jean White says:

    This summer I am working on finishing up some quilt projects I have had started and sitting around for much longer than I wish to admit. I have assembled previously made Orion’s Star blocks and completed the quilt top as well as a baby quilt made out of “Good Night Moon” material. Both quilts are now back from being long armed and ready for binding.
    My sewing machine dealer is Dueck’s Sewing Center in Medicine Hat Alberta.


  15. Roberta Fehr says:

    This summer I am finishing my Guild challenge quilts- the prize would come in very handy!
    My Janome dealer is Johnson’s Sewing Center North in Edmonton, Alberta.


  16. Lynda Laverdure says:

    At the moment I am working on a lone star quilt. Once the piecing is done I will free motion quilt it on my Horizon 7700. My closest dealer for Janome is Ibeas in Williams Lake, BC


  17. Hi, I have just completed my two zip hipster bag and a guitar strap (from the janome life newsletter) with some embroidery using my skyline s9. Right now I am doing a table runner with the starburst 30 degree triangle ruler and i want to add some quilting design, so this book would be very helpful. My dealer is Gatineau Couture.


  18. Jean Wellwood says:

    Working on a baby Quilt for our 13th grandchild later this year.
    Sewing store is Johnsons Seeing in Edmonton South.


  19. Sharon Cowan says:

    I am working on finishing my ‘Canada 150’ quilt and starting a ‘Storm at Sea’ quilt on my Horizon 12000 and on a QDC 3160 which goes to quilting sessions. And I am learning to quilt. My Janome dealer is Thread & Paper Crafts in Salmon Arm, BC.


  20. Connie says:

    I am currently working on Eggcellent Adventures by Heidi Pridemore on my beautiful 12000.
    My Janome dealer is Taylor Sewing Centre Quilt Shop in Brockville, ON


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