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All You Need is Sleep: In-the-Hoop Sleep Mask

In-the-hoop embroidery projects amaze me! I remember the first time I heard about them and I was sure it was a lie! How can you make a whole project on an embroidery machine? I’ve since then found out that they … Continue reading

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How to Hack the Janome Quilt Binder

Before I had the amazing Janome quilt binder, I used to bind quilts in a more traditional manner. Sew to the front, flip to the back and hand sew. (It took soooooo long lol.) Then I discovered a “sew to … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing Holiday projects #2: Gift Card Pouch

I never know what to give people for gifts unless they tell me specifically. But there is no fun in that. I like a little surprise. I don’t like giving cash, so I give gift cards to stores I know … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Embroidered Christmas Stocking the MC8200 QCP and MC550E!

Today is Halloween……Yes, I know it is still 8 weeks until Christmas but you can never start too early! Here is a great personalized Christmas project to get you busy with Saturday sewing…….you have 7 Saturdays left (not counting today) … Continue reading

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FYI….new Janome Canada quilting project now available to download

YES!! we are thrilled to draw your attention to the fact that our lovely Summer Sampler quilt has now been posted to our INSPIRE tab >>PROJECTS. Full instructions are available to download in PDF in both English and French. Liz … Continue reading

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Changes to our Instagram Lives @janomecanada

It has been said that one of the only certainties in life is change. This extraordinary year has taught us that in spades! Since early on in the pandemic lock down we have been offering Instagram lives @janomecanada several times … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Calming Eye Pillows Made Easy

Now more than ever we need to find ways to bring some calm and relaxation into our homes. Today I have the perfect project to help you with this: This super quick and easy flax and lavender eye pillow is … Continue reading

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Welcome to the world of sewing with your Janome Sewist 740DC!

Did you purchase a Janome Sewist 740DC recently? Or are you thinking about buying a new sewing machine?  The Janome Sewist 740DC is a great computerized sewing machine and it will open up the doors to tons of creative possibilities! … Continue reading

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Welcome to the World of Serging with the Janome Four DLB

Perhaps you purchased our Janome Four DLB serger recently? or maybe you have another very similar Janome serger? Or maybe you are thinking about possibly buying a serger?  Well, we have info for you today!  Sergers like the Janome Four … Continue reading

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Eco-Friendly Serger Ribbon

Picture this: you’ve just made the most beautiful quilt ever. It turned out amazing, and now you have leftover binding strips or strips of matching fabric. It’s not enough to make a matching pillow cover, and way to much to … Continue reading

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