Category Archives: Janome Sewing Machine

PUTTING YOUR JANOME EMBROIDERY MACHINE TO WORK: QUILTING-IN-THE-HOOP

Check out the blog post on 21 April  where we mentioned the Big Canadian Quilt Bee. Let us show you how we put our Janome MC15000 Horizon to work to quilt one of these charity quilts destined for Ronald McDonald Houses across … Continue reading

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Just look at Janome Canada’s newest machine: The Canada 150 Limited Edition model

Canada 150 – M100 QDC (continued) When people are wishing to buy a sewing machine, one of the first questions is this: ‘Is this model strong enough to sew in thick fabrics?’ The elegant outer appearance of the Janome machines … Continue reading

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Scrappy Spring Table Runner

  I have this awesome bin of fabric scraps. I’m *that* person who can’t throw away something that might have a use some day… down the road… even though I don’t know when. Typically the bin gets pulled out when … Continue reading

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CANADA CELEBRATES 150 YEARS SINCE CONFEDERATION……and Janome celebrates with a Special Edition sewing machine. 

150 years … That’s something to celebrate !!! The logo of 150-M100QDC Special Edition for Canada’s 150th, was designed by Canadian artist Tamara Kate who is one of our Janome Artisans as well.  www.kayajoydesigns.com Throughout Canada’s history, generations of seamstresses … Continue reading

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Spring Sewing

The temps here in Winnipeg have finally started to be consistently above the zero degree mark! That means several things here: 1) it’s shorts weather (ha! maybe not for me but I’m seeing a lot of people who think this … Continue reading

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Why do you sew?

I know I’ve explored this topic before but it’s a question I find I ask a lot, both myself and of others. Why do you sew? What motivates you to create out of fabric and thread? Are you practical and sew … Continue reading

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LOVE IS IN THE AIR………..

Gotta tell you something humourous…….So, this morning I wished him Happy Valentine’s Day. His reply was “Oh, is that what it is today?” I just laughed.  In all fairness, he had only just woken up and had not yet drunk … Continue reading

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A REMINDER ABOUT MACHINE CARE & CLEANING

Now that the New Year is fading in our memory and resolutions might be slipping a little, we wish to ……… Dare you to take time to sew; embroider; serge; use your Digital cutter; experiment with your embroidery software and generally … Continue reading

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DO YOU SEW YOUR BUTTONS ON BY HAND?

Do you? I guess most of us have, at some point or another, taken out a needle and thread and sewed on a button that came off in the wash or whatever.  But we really don’t have to do this! … Continue reading

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A 2016 Favourite

Happy New Year! Hard to believe we have said goodbye to 2016 and welcomed in 2017. Did you finish all your WIPs (works-in-progress) that you hoped to last year? Did you get all your projects done on your to-do list? … Continue reading

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