Category Archives: Sewing Project

Making Merry: Linda P. Edition

Welcome to Day 11 of Making Merry with Janome Today, Janome Educational Consultant, Linda P. joins us to share an idea for stitching and embellishing from the wrong side of your fabric. Maybe this will be just the technique that … Continue reading

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The countdown is on!

We are less than 25 days to Christmas. Have you finished crafting, preparing and shopping? Or maybe you have a “last minute list” of projects? I actually got a little a head of the curve this year with a few … Continue reading

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Decorative Stitches Add Dynamic Detail to Projects

Do you Have a Go-To Favourite? Today, over at Will Cook for Shoes (WCFS), Trina shares a great new project for the sewing room in Sew Organized. Her Sewing Machine Mat is an elegant and practical project for dressing up your … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT ON JANOME DEALER: THREAD & PAPER, SALMON ARM, BC

Please refer to the recent posts about Janome Educator travels through BC’s lovely Interior region.   Here is more: Salmon Arm is a beautiful town nestled between mountains & lakes in the lovely Shuswap Region of BC. We have had … Continue reading

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Taking the Time to Sew for Where You Create

Decking Out Your Maker Space From toddler dresses to teen quilts, there is always someone or some occasion to make something for. Our to-do list is always being re-charged with new ideas as we wander through Pinterest and our favourite … Continue reading

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APRIL WONDERFIL THREAD WINNER + ANNOUNCEMENT OF GIVE-AWAY FOR MAY 2015

Remember the “Mend it Better” book that was our give-away last month/March? Well, Joyce of Lethbridge won it! We announced that at the beginning of April but thought you might like to see this pic of Joyce receiving her book … Continue reading

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WE SHINE THE SPOTLIGHT ON BETTY CHALKER AGAIN: SHE SHARES HER UPSIDE DOWN QUILTING PROJECT WITH US

Betty Chalker has shared some neat ideas with us before…..the latest one was the lovely Christmas table topper where she used the Janome Circular attachment to make a double scallop edging. We posted this in December 2014. Remember this? Well … Continue reading

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VICTORIA SHOW HIGHLIGHTS……we share the fun we had in BC’s capital city last weekend

The Victoria Show had a small hiatus so we were thrilled to be back in Victoria after a 2 year gap.  Good to be able to “catch up” with Vancouver Island customers, chat to sewing friends, offer sewing advice, see exciting new … Continue reading

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FEBRUARY CALENDAR “PAGE”…… Project idea for month #2 of 2015

Did you get inspired by the idea of a monthly project to practice or try out new techniques? If so, send us pics of your January calendar – we’d love to see them. Here is a project idea for February: I … Continue reading

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WINTER SEWING…..WITH FLEECE PART 2

Our thanks to Celine for this post (see Vie Janome) and for translation software which made my task possible …..only 1 year of High School French way back when I was 13 years old does not enable me to translate … Continue reading

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