Category Archives: Skyline S9

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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Project Bags: sewing and embroidery on vinyl

You probably know I’m a big fan of organization. Everything in its place and a place for everything. I love my hobbies. And every hobby has its tools and equipment. And all those tools need places to be stored! Generally … Continue reading

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Sewing a test garment (and the ongoing search for the perfect tunic dress)

Here’s a great Saturday sewing project idea from Janome Canada artisan, Trina: There are several different ways to approach apparel sewing but what it really comes down to is whether you want to test out a pattern and sizing, or … Continue reading

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Janome Skyline S9 will be on Global TV Morning show tomorrow!!!

Jen Tryon will be on Global TV’s morning show tomorrow  Wed 6th May – across Canada so tune in to see what she has to show on the Janome Skyline S9.  UPDATE: just in case you missed this TV show … Continue reading

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Selfish Sewing

It has been a long time since my Janome Skyline S9 has seen any selfish sewing. Don’t get me wrong, it definitely hasn’t been sitting and collecting dust! I’ve been working on a lot of purposeful sewing projects. I think … Continue reading

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Janome’s incredible AcuSketch App – just look what can be done with it!!

We have offered many posts about our Janome AcuSketch app….we tend to get very excited about it as it is SO easy to use and it adds such fun and exciting embroidery and quilting options to our sewing.  AND it … Continue reading

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We are in this together

These past few weeks feel like a whirlwind. Three weeks ago I was on a one-week family vacation. Now we are home, working remotely, limited in how we interact with the outside world, can’t imagine even traveling right now, and … Continue reading

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