Monthly Archives: March 2019

Handmade Wardrobe

One of the things I want to be more intentional about this year is in developing a wardrobe that is useful, functional and that is my own personal style! I have too many clothes I don’t wear so I’ve been … Continue reading

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DIY Undies with your Janome Coverhem sergers

  A few weeks ago, I posted how to make a bralette with your sewing machine. I hope you have had a chance to try it? But you can’t have a pretty bralette without matching undies -right? I pulled this … Continue reading

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Call it a case? a sleeve? a cover? I don’t mind but I sure am finding it extremely useful as I travel around North America with my laptop! The idea came from Pinterest. We were looking for professional and practical … Continue reading

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Janome AT2000D #Exciting Features #Janome’s first Air threading serger

You’ve likely heard of the exciting arrival of Janome’s AT2000D Professional serger; Janome’s first award winning serger featuring the amazing air delivery system for quick and easy threading. Here’s a quick little sneak peak of what’s creating all the buzz. There! … Continue reading

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Me and my Memory Craft 500E

Hello again my Janome friends! Today I am going to introduce you to the Memory Craft 500E which is a machine completely new to me and maybe to you too? I am mainly a quilter and while I have done … Continue reading

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Janome has added a new sewing machine, the HD-9 to its professional series of machine models/  From a professional elegance to its exceptional robust quality, the HD-9 sews all kinds of fabrics, thin or thick. The HD-9  sews straight stitches … Continue reading

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GLAD YOU ASKED THAT: What is AcuStitch Tool and what is the NEW AcuStitch software?

Do you own the Janome Horizon MC15000 Quilt Maker or previous version of the Janome Mc15000 upgraded to Quilt Maker? YES…….?   NO……? This post is for BOTH of the above answers….trust me and please read on!  The GLAD YOU ASKED … Continue reading

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Yes……it is time again for the Creativ Festival West in Abbotsford on Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd March at the Tradex, Cornell Street, Abbotsford. Check out this link for further information, brochure, class info etc. We will be on the … Continue reading

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New Tapering Feature on the Janome MC9450

Last month I gave you an overview of the Janome MC9450 and promised that I would be introducing you to one of its exciting features, the tapering function. I always try to keep my promises, so this month I’m going … Continue reading

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Stupendous Stitching goes High Tech! March Project of the month

Do you remember the Stupendous Stitching which kind of went viral on some years back? I saw this technique done all over the place for several years ……here is the post we did back in June of 2012 using … Continue reading

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