Category Archives: Horizon MC7700QCP

PUTTING OUR BEST FOOT FORWARD: JANOME FEET & ACCESSORIES: THE BUTTONHOLE STABILIZER PLATE

  Yes, we have featured this accessory before. ( actually twice) …..way back when it was brand new, but I do believe it is time for a review and reminder. This accessory is available as an optional accessory but it does come … Continue reading

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APPLES & QUILTS PART 2

Here we go again with another Apple Quilt project idea. You will recognize more of that fruit fabric I went crazy buying up a few years back   (yes, what was I thinking as there are only so many kitchen table … Continue reading

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APPLES AND QUILTS PART 1

Today we feature Part 1  of our APPLES & QUILTS ON THURSDAYS. Well, we kind of already showed you an apple quilt on Monday when we kicked off with  our APPLE-A-DAY-WITH-JANOME …… call that a bonus opening special! Did you … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW AND YOU COULD WIN A COPY OF THIS BOOK!!

YES….THIS BOOK COULD BE YOURS…..read on We have a number of different books to give away over the coming months.  The give-away this month (August 2014) is one copy of the book reviewed in this blog post. All you need … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS IN JULY……GET A HEAD START ON YOUR CHRISTMAS SEWING!

I DO try, honest I do, but some years the wheels fall off for one or another reason so that despite my best intentions, December rolls around and I am nowhere near to finishing my Christmas sewing. Why, in the … Continue reading

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CAN I SEW ON PLASTIC? GREAT SUMMER SEWING PROJECTS: BEACH BAGS AND MORE

YES you can! provided you have the right tools, of course. If you perhaps tried to sew on/with plastic like table cloth vinyl, pleather, rubberized fabrics, rainwear fabrics like Gortex, etc you probably found that the results were a bit iffy … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT ON JANOME CUSTOMER: AMY OF LANGLEY, BC

Amy is a new customer at Langley Vacuum & Sewing, Langley, BC. She owns a JANOME 6600P and a JANOME 7700QCP. As a lot of you know, I work in the sewing industry and  I attend sewing & quilt shows on a regular … Continue reading

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SEWING FOR WINTER……THE POSSIBILITIES OF MINKEE & FAKE FUR!

Linda P shared a post recently about SEWING IN MEXICO – think heat, warmth, no scarves or mittens necessary?! I will be posting in the next while about SEWING FOR SUMMER (swimsuits; sewing with lycra; tank tops & more). Watch … Continue reading

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SEWING FOR LITTLE FAIRIES & ANGELS

I am the go-to person in my family for all sewing …… unfortunately, for my family, mending is my least favourite of all but I can have my arm twisted to get mending done if the right incentives are offered! … Continue reading

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IT’S BEGINNING TO LOOK A LOT LIKE CHRISTMAS…….!!

Just in case you had not noticed that it is only 17 days to go…….?! And, yes, I know this is a SEWING blog, so I thought I would add pics of the Advent calendar that I have just finished making … Continue reading

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