Monthly Archives: November 2018

Use Decorative Stitches to Make Your Own Fabric

If you’re looking for ideas to use the decorative stitches on your Janome sewing machine, why not use them to create new fabric? Let me show you how. As a quilter, I don’t often get to take advantage of the … Continue reading

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Janome Education Events

While working in the Janome booth at the larger quilt and sewing shows like the Creativ Festival and Quilt Canada, I’m often asked by attendees about our Janome Education Events, which we offer at the Janome dealerships across the country. … Continue reading

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GLAD YOU ASKED THAT- Where can I find valuable information for my Janome sewing?

Where can I find information for my Janome machines, accessories and software?  This is a question I am asked so frequently that I feel as though I am repeating myself dreadfully. However, the question needs to be answered again as … Continue reading

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Spotlight on our Janome Specialty Presser Feet PART 1

Though our Janome sewing machines come with a fabulous array of presser feet; one of our “entry level” models, the Janome 1122 SVU, for example, comes with an impressive 8 feet! The research and development team at Janome is always … Continue reading

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A Colourful Celebration!

Today we welcome the newest members of the Janome Canada line of sewing machines: the Colourful Series: Arctic Crystal, Pink Sorbet and Blue Couture. Come along for the ride as Janome Artisan team members try out this cutie, and read further … Continue reading

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The power of determination……..and following our passion.

Are you passionate about sewing? Will you go out of your way to visit a sewing store or buy fabric from somewhere you were told was a great place to shop? I sure know how I would answer these questions! … Continue reading

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Highlights from the Fall Creativ in Toronto

We recently set up our Janome & Elna booths at the Fall Creativ in Toronto and I thought I would share some pics with you. Janome sponsored the Ultimate Sewing Studio Grand Door prize again. This was a fabulous opportunity … Continue reading

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Prepping a Quilt for Machine Quilting

How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time. So if that phrase rings true, how do you sandwich an oversized queen quilt for quilting on your domestic home sewing machine? The answer: One step at a time.  … Continue reading

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