Monthly Archives: May 2019

Does your sewing machine need a new sewed-by-you cover?

We know the need for this but we often forget to cover our machines while they sit waiting for us to return to do more sewing. I know I need to dust my furniture and household surfaces frequently so our … Continue reading

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Heavy Duty, you say?

In place of our Machine Model of the month series of posts we have been offering since January, Michael takes you on a tour of a SEVEN great heavy duty models in this month’s post.  All of these models are … Continue reading

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Your Janome Canada Experts – our Educators and Artisans

It’s been a while since we introduced or “refreshed” the information about our Janome Canada Educators and Artisans. So it is time to bring you up to date on who is part of our Janome Canada team of Educators and … Continue reading

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QUILT CANADA 2019 COUNTDOWN: QUILTING GOES VIRAL

HAVE YOU MADE THE DECISION TO BE AT THIS PREMIER NATIONAL QUILTING EVENT THIS YEAR? We do hope so as this promises to be another very special event. Janome is the major sponsor of Quilt Canada from 9 classrooms of … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Nursing Sweater with Zippers

I am mother to a beautiful 8.5 month old son named Cillian. To me, one of the greatest joys of motherhood is being able to breastfeed and watch him grow. One of the worst is not being able to find … Continue reading

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Glad you asked that: How do I make my garments look more professional; more unique?

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INTRODUCING NEW JANOME CANADA ARTISAN : MEAGAN BOTTERILL OF MADE BY MAEG

I have the pleasure of introducing a new Janome Canada artisan to you: Meagan Botterill of  “Made by Meag”.  Meag *loves* fabric………the beauty, excitement, and potential locked away in each bolt and swatch. Luckily for all of you, she’s found … Continue reading

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Show and Tell inspires us to try similar techniques or project ideas

I was attending an event at Langley Vacuum and Sewing and we were having a show and tell session. There are so many talented people out there. A lot of people doing projects for gifts and charity work. I love … Continue reading

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JANOME ACUSKETCH APP

The Janome AcuSketch app is the perfect tool to draw and embroider a fish…….or anything else you fancy.  Fish drawn on the AcuSketch screen.  Adding details to the fish. The triple straight stitch was selected for the stitch type – … Continue reading

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Create an Ornament with the Circular Sewing Attachment on the Janome MC9450

The Circular Sewing Attachment is an optional accessory that you can get for the Janome MC9450 and there are so many uses for it. I decided to use it to create a cute – and quick – ornament to showcase … Continue reading

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