Category Archives: Janome Jumpstart

Janome 1/4″ Seam Foot

The Janome 1/4″ Seam Foot comes standard with select machines but is offered as an optional accessory for almost all Janome sewing machines. Perfect 1/4″ seams and corners buy using the Janome 1/4″ Seam Foot, which has a guide, or … Continue reading

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Janome Zig Zag Foot (A)

The Janome Zig-Zag foot (A) comes standard on all Janome Sewing machines and is used for most utility sewing; from straight stitch to zig-zag. The Janome Zig-Zag foot (A) is also called the All-Purpose Foot or General Sewing foot, or … Continue reading

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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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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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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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What To Know Before You Sew

Before you start to sew We at Janome would first like to congratulate you on the purchase of your brand new machine. To help you get the most out of your machine we’ve put together a few tips that will … Continue reading

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Introducing Janome Jump Start

Welcome to Janome Jump Start, a Sewing Blog for Beginners! In this new series we are going back to basics! The upcoming posts in this series will be essential for anyone new to sewing to provide you with the foundation … Continue reading

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