Monthly Archives: April 2019


Check out this link for all the information + downloadable brochure for this new model. Discover all the features you would expect for a much higher price point…….but, no, they are included on this model. Ask your local Janome dealer … Continue reading

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Project of the Month: Baby blanket

I like to think of myself as thrifty, so when I had scraps left over from cutting kits for projects, I didn’t want to throw them away.   I use scraps for all sorts of projects. This time I decided … Continue reading

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Dapper Dog Coats

If you follow me on any of my other social media channels, you know I have dogs. Many of them… and that I often make things for them. Mostly practical stuff. Dog beds. Crate covers. And now dog coats. While … Continue reading

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Pattern review and Garment sewing excitement: Blackwood Cardi

Yes….I know….some people think we are barking mad for getting excited about sewing. But I know that you know we are not barking mad …….and what’s more, we have new clothes to wear together with that wonderfully good feeling that … Continue reading

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Serger Savvy for a fun and easy hem finish

It’s no secret that Sergers provide a quick, easy and professional finish to our garment sewing. All of our Janome Sergers, from the entry level Janome Magnolia 7034D, to the new one-push air-thread Janome AT2000D  – they all offer the … Continue reading

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me and my MC500E… part two

If you remember my last MC500E post, I am new to the embroidery game. You may be too so, if this is the case, you are not alone! Don’t worry, we can learn together. In this earlier post I … Continue reading

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Transferring Embroidery Designs by USB

One of the challenges that new and experienced machine embroidery users face is transferring their designs. Today I’m going to walk you through how to do that. Open your software program (I’m using  Artistic Digitizer) and find your embroidery design. … Continue reading

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We would like to share a very useful tutorial video today on how to use the JANOME ACUSETTER APP. This comes to us courtesy of Janome America  – Erin shows us how to make embroidered towels using the Janome Acusetter … Continue reading

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Janome MC9450 Accessories

Have you ever bought a sewing machine and then had to spend more money to get the feet and accessories you need? This isn’t the case with the Janome Horizon MC9450! This machine comes pre-loaded with most of the feet … Continue reading

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YAY!!………MADEIRA THREAD is now available through Janome and Elna Canada Dealer stores!

Nothing new about Madeira thread.  What is new is that Janome Canada has just become the distributor for Madeira thread. You may ask any Janome or Elna dealer across Canada if they will be stocking this very popular thread.  If … Continue reading

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