Category Archives: Janome Horizon MC15000 Quilt Maker

SUNDAY SEWING: Embroidered table napkins

As seen recently on Instagram Live and also on Janome Sewing Machines Facebook Live. I promised I would provide the  written instructions with pics. The video of the Instagram Live is also available if you have not yet watched it … Continue reading

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Sunday Sewing …….what’s under your needle today?

What is under your needle today?  By all accounts, creative people are doing just that……creating.  I have finished up my embroidered Peacock Wall hanging……. Now to get organized to put it up without making too many holes in the wall … Continue reading

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NEW Janome Canada Seminars

UPDATE:  Just a few spots left for this seminar. Contact us ASAP if you are interested in taking one of the few remaining seats!! We are pleased to announce that we are now offering seminars to Janome machine owners at … Continue reading

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GLAD YOU ASKED THAT…….Can I do that if my machine only offers is a straight stitch?

When I am doing demo’s at shows I usually am working on my Janome Horizon MC 15000 Quiltmaker machine.  I like using this because I can quilt, sew, and embroider all on one machine.  But, what really throws me is … Continue reading

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Unboxing a New “Toy”

Regardless of the time of year, getting a new sewing machine feels just like Christmas morning. The anticipation of ripping open the box, getting out all the parts and pieces in order to sew brings out the kid in all … Continue reading

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Favorite Sewing Machine for Retreats?

          I go to retreats and teach at retreats on a regular basis.  Some retreats are dedicated to machine embroidery and some are dedicated to quilting.  This is a bit of a dilemma for me as … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas

This  12 Days of Christmas song is stuck in my head.  It did get me to thinking of how many options, features, feet, and accessories I use on any one project I am making.  I feel I can use more … Continue reading

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Shining the spotlight on Janome Dealer’s store……Findlays Vacuum & Sewing in Vernon, BC

You don’t need to be a huge store in order to have a great sewing machine business.  Recently, I traveled to Vernon which is a relatively small town in the mountains of British Columbia.  I went there to present a … Continue reading

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Janome Horizon Quilt Maker MC 15000 – Part 5

The use of the right tools at the right time is important when sewing.  Working with light fabrics all the way to the thickness of a layered quilt and more requires the correct needle plate choice.  The one step needle … Continue reading

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Make Something Simple Really Pop With Life

This month, for my machine embroidery club, I digitized some flowers that reminded me of my recent vacation in Hawaii.  I purposely digitized them with very little detail.  I wanted to have the embroidery designs simply be a basic outline … Continue reading

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