Category Archives: Janome Continental M7

Updating the Janome Continental M7 to Version 2.00

Are you up to date? What I really mean to ask is if your Janome Continental M7 is up to date. Janome released a new software update (Version 2.00) in May 2022 to fix a few, very minor points in … Continue reading

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Finishing Appliqué Edges on the Janome Continental M7

There are hundreds of decorative stitches on the Janome Continental M7 but I wanted to focus on the humble zigzag stitch in this blogpost. The zigzag stitch is my favourite stitch to use when finishing the edges of raw edge … Continue reading

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Get started with your new Janome sewing machine

It’s finally Spring, a time for new beginnings! This made me think about how exciting it can be to get a new Janome sewing machine and start your journey with it, but…it also made me think about sewists and quilters … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing – Easy Quilted Oven Mitts

I’ve had my current oven mitts far too long. I’ve heard multiple family members complain of burns while using them, so, I figured I should be a good Mum and maybe provide them with safe ones where burns won’t happen. … Continue reading

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It’s the Heart-iest Time of the Year❤️

It’s almost here! The heart-iest day of the year: Valentine’s Day! Of course this calls for a heart-y project and that’s what I want to share with you in this blogpost. I decided to make a heartfelt wall hanging/table topper … Continue reading

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Optional Accessories for the Janome Continental M7P

Janome’s Continental M7 Professional has many exciting new and unique features, so it requires some specific optional accessories, mainly because of it’s design. Exclusive features like the Optical Bobbin Thread Sensor in the bobbin area, and the magnet which secures … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing – Pacifier Clips

I have been busy sewing in anticipation of my grand-daughter’s and great-grand daughter’s arrival. I’m putting so many hours on my machine, I will need to get it serviced soon! I usually service once a year as I am usually … Continue reading

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Let’s Colour and Quilt!

I want to share a fun project that you’ll be able to make quickly and it’s perfect to do with your children or grandchildren. It involves a bit of stitching, a bit of colouring, and some free motion or ruler … Continue reading

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Super Size “Quilt As You Go” Log Cabin Block!

I’ve always wanted to make a log cabin quilt but large quilts aren’t really my thing. I prefer wall hangings, so I decided to make a super size log cabin block using the quilt as you go (QAYG) method. I … Continue reading

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The Three R’s

When I was growing up, I was told about the three R’s – Reading, Writing and Arithmetic. I never really understood that, lol! As an adult, my three R’s are Reuse, Recycle and Repair. As you have seen in previous … Continue reading

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