Janome Quilt Along!

I am excited to introduce you to the Janome Quilt Along, 2022!

There is more than one way to quilt your quilt and there is more than one way to quilt your quilt using your domestic sewing machine. I invite you to join me as we explore three options:

Each month we will alternate between piecing the blocks, and quilting the blocks.

At the end of the year we will be creating a small sampler quilt (38″ x 50″) with our blocks using a quilt-as-you-go method. We will also learn about binding our quilt by machine to complete the quilt.

There are no fees to pay, no sign-ups; all posts will be right here on Janome Life!

I will be piecing and quilting on both of my Janome machines, the Memory Craft 6700P and the Memory Craft 9450QCP, but you can join in with your Janome sewing machine regardless of the model.

So, gather up the following supplies and I will see you back here on March 10, 2022.
• 1 metre red quilting cotton
• 1 metre white quilting cotton
• 1 metre black quilting cotton for sashing and binding.
• 1.5 metres backing fabric cut into (12) 14″ squares
• (12) 14″ squares of batting
• Matching thread for piecing.
• Matching or contrasting thread for quilting.

Let’s get social by posting our progress with:




Quilt on!

Melissa Marginet

About melissamarginet

Melissa Marginet is an avid quilter whose passion is to teach and inspire other quilters. She is known for quilting with a walking foot and travels Canada to teach her techniques and empower quilters to quilt their own quilts on their home sewing machines. She is now also offering her classes online. She has published two books, “Walking Foot Quilting Designs” and “Edge-to-Edge Walking Foot Quilting Designs” as well as several quilt patterns. You can visit her website melissamarginet.ca to find out more about her and see her work.
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56 Responses to Janome Quilt Along!

  1. Lenore Guajardo says:

    Is it too late to start.

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    • janomeman says:

      Never too late, Lenore! The beauty of the Janome Quilt Along is that all of Melissa’s previous blogs are accessible at any time by using the “Search” box on the main page of Janome Life. Type “Janome Quilt Along” in the search box, and all related posts will come up! You can follow along at your own pace, any time you wish. Happy Quilting!

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  2. Kathy says:

    Looking forward to working together on this quilt along and learning skills and tips. First 3 blocks are complete. I decided to do all one quilting technique each month so it’s fairly consistent and more repetitive for my brain LoL. The first 3 were walking foot quilted and turned out well.

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  3. sewhelp says:

    Looking forward to following. Thank you

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  4. Annette Bell says:

    Hi from Australia 🙂 – First three blocks done !! Cant wait for the 7th !! Love learning new skills !!


    • janomeman says:

      Awesome! Thank you for your feedback, Annette. I love to hear from our Janome Life readers from around the world. It’s amazing we have such reach! Happy Quilting!


  5. Alice Langs says:

    Looking forward to it


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