Category Archives: Janome Skyline S9

Who let the dogs out?

Last month I shared a post on machine embroidery for stuffed animals featuring cats. I love almost all animals (sorry spiders and snakes) but those who know me well were wondering how I could feature a post on cats when … Continue reading

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Machine Embroidery for Stuffies

I’ve used my Janome Skyline S9 for a lot of different things – embroidery, quilting, apparel sewing, decor sewing, hemming, free motion quilting, you name it. I had no idea I could use it to make little stuffed animals using … Continue reading

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Sewing Year in Review

At the end of every year, I like to take a look back and reflect on all my sewing projects and consider my plans for the new year. I’ve been in the habit of doing this for some time now, … Continue reading

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Holiday Embellishments

Have you started decorating for the holidays yet? I’ve noticed a lot of neighbours have their lights up with more and more lawn ornaments appearing daily. Apparently we are all decorating early as a way of finding some joy in … Continue reading

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UPDATE FOR SKYLINE S9

  An update for the Janome Skyline S9 has been posted to the global website. HOWEVER, please note that this applies ONLY to the original Skyline s9 with the lighter blue colour as in the photo below – the machine … Continue reading

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So versatile – The Janome Skyline S9

I have been using the Janome Skyline S9 for almost two years now and it really has become my go-to sewing machine. I just love how versatile it is! One minute I am sewing a quilt, the next doing some … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: a tutorial for making Clear Masks

I think I’ve tried almost 10 different styles of masks since the COVID-19 pandemic was first declared. Sewers around the world have stepped up to the call in so many different ways to help provide non-medical masks. Many of my … Continue reading

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Monitoring your embroidery projects

I’m currently working on a special (secret!!) project for a friend of mine who is going through treatment for cancer. I’m embroidering words of encouragement from her circle of friends onto blocks that will then be sewed into a quilt. … Continue reading

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Machine Embroidered Quilt Labels – Two Options

Do you do labels for your quilts? I have to admit, it’s not something I always get around to doing. Whether you are making competition quilts, quilts for the home or quilts that will be gifted, labels are always a … Continue reading

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Sewing Machine Cover-Up

Swim suit cover-ups might be a little more popular than sewing machine cover-ups for this time of the year, but I recently moved some things around on the main floor where I do most of my sewing (that’s what happens … Continue reading

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