Monthly Archives: November 2017

Part 3 of UFO Invasion! Janome to the Rescue!

In today’s blog post I’ll share some of the special electronic/ computerized features of the fabulous new Janome Quilt Maker Pro 18 long-arm quilting machine. Part 1 of this series introduced the Janome Quilt Maker Pro 18 long-arm quilting machine … Continue reading

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Janome Horizon Quilt Maker MC 15000 – Part 5

The use of the right tools at the right time is important when sewing.  Working with light fabrics all the way to the thickness of a layered quilt and more requires the correct needle plate choice.  The one step needle … Continue reading

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Make Something Simple Really Pop With Life

This month, for my machine embroidery club, I digitized some flowers that reminded me of my recent vacation in Hawaii.  I purposely digitized them with very little detail.  I wanted to have the embroidery designs simply be a basic outline … Continue reading

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Christmas Project Idea

Kim Jamieson-Hirst of Chatterbox Quilts is one of our Janome Canada artisans who enjoys creating with her Janome 500E embroidery machine. Kim wanted to make a seasonal wall hanging and thought that one of her hand embroidery patterns, Snowflake Brrr!, … Continue reading

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Janome Horizon MC15000 Quilt Maker- Part 4

Not all people are quilters. We know this even though making a placemat is also quilting albeit a small project!  The Janome Horizon MC 15000 Quilt Maker helps me with quilting as it has all the built in features on … Continue reading

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More quilts from Janome Canada Artisan Tania Denyer at I am Ginger quilts

We introduced you to Tania Denyer as a new Janome Canada Artisan a few months back in this post.  Tania attended Quilt Canada in June and participated  as a presenter on the Janome booth Pop up lectures. She showed some … Continue reading

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Thread and Fabric

Sewing has always been about thread and fabrics.  Sometimes the joining of the two is for garment construction, home decor, or simply artistic expression.  The thread can be the show-stopper, or the fabric choice can be the main feature.  What … Continue reading

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