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Janome Open Toe Satin Stitch Foot (F2)

What is the Open Toe Statin Stich Foot? The Janome Open Toe Satin Stitch foot (F2) is aptly named because the center front area of the foot is open. There is no plastic “bar” across the foot as in the … Continue reading

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The Right Tool for the Job

When it comes to Janome sewing machines, you will often find that we love to advertise all the additional accessory “feet” that come with the machine. Satin Stitch Foot, Even Feed Foot, ¼ Seam Foot, Overedge Foot, and the list … Continue reading

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Buttonholes

After receiving such a wonderful reception from her last post, we are happy to share a new post by Janome Educator Amy Meek! In this Blog Post, Amy shares her tips on the different types of buttonholes that can be … Continue reading

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Front Loading Bobbin

The Front-Loading Bobbin These days, mostly all of the machines manufactured by Janome use a Horizontal Rotary Hook Bobbin also known as the Top Loading bobbin style. (Image below) It’s no secret this is the easy, convenient and one of … Continue reading

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Needles and Thread

Needles and Thread Today’s Janome Jump Start Blog contribution comes from one of Janome America’s most adored Educators, and one half of the dynamic Janome Duo known as Polka and Dot…… Amy Meek! Amy has traveled the US and Mexico … Continue reading

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Cleaning and Maintenance

Cleaning and Maintenance The sewing machine is, well… a  machine, and like all machines with moving parts, it requires routine maintenance, so the question is; how do you clean it/ how do you oil it?  This is one of the … Continue reading

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The Quilted Jacket

Since the Met Gala, quilted jackets are in! We are seeing them everywhere, from the fashion runway to the back porch; from the city walks to the backwoods, and everywhere in between. And, they are naturally blowing up all over … Continue reading

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Built-in Needle Threader

Built-in Needle Threader What is a built-in needle threader? And how can you benefit from having one? Many Janome machines are indeed advertised as having a Built-in needle threader, and perhaps you even purchased your machine because of this, but … Continue reading

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Accessories

How to find the right accessories for your Janome Machine! First things first when it comes to accessories – always buy authentic Janome brand accessories! After-market or off brand accessories may not fit snugly on your machine, which you may … Continue reading

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Anatomy of the Sewing Machine

Its important to Know the Parts to fully appreciate your new machine. In this post we’re going to talk about the main parts of the machine required for regular use. This will help familiarize yourself with the common parts needed … Continue reading

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