Tag Archives: Applique

Janome Mini Duckling 4″ Applique Scissors

Since their debut a few years ago, the Janome Mini Duckling 4″ Applique Scissors have quickly become one of my favourite things in my sewing room. I can’t sew without them now! I love them sew much I have several … Continue reading

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AcuStitch V2.10: Free Update

This software from Janome allows you to embroider geometric shapes with decorative stitches. It allows you to modify the width of the pattern, the length as well as the distance between each pattern in addition to choosing the radius, the … Continue reading

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Adjustable Knee Lifter

Ever wish you had an extra pair of hands to hold down your fabric while you try to raise the sewing foot? The Knee Lifter does just that.  Once I started using the knee lifter I can’t do without.  No … Continue reading

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Janome Horizon Memory Craft 8200QCP the Dream Machine for Quilters

Many quilters I know just happened upon quilting. They stitched a few blocks together and fell in love. After making a few quilts and realizing their new found dream to be an epic quilter, they often need to upgrade their … Continue reading

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Beat the Winter “Blues”

We are now officially in the thick of winter. If you are like me, the months of January  and February are spent dreaming of last year’s hot holiday, and this year’s summer vacation. Fall is so busy, and by the … Continue reading

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Fall Sunflowers Wall Hanging

In this blog post, I’m sharing a fall wall hanging that I recently created on the Janome MC9450. I call it “Fall Sunflowers” and used this photo of the sunflowers in our backyard as my inspiration. I used the decorative … Continue reading

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Mixed Media Fun with the Janome MC9450

Sometimes it’s fun to step outside your comfort zone and try something new and this project will make you do just that! I usually use the Janome MC9450 to stitch fabric, but did you know that it does an amazing … Continue reading

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Traditionally, applique was a hand sewing technique.  This was delicate work in which the applique was most valued when you could not see the tiny edge stitches that held the design to the background fabric. Today, many applique designs are … Continue reading

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Another…Where do you sew on your Janome?

Still the best part of my job is meeting people who sew! I haven’t met her yet but hope to in the near future. Harriett Riddell is a Stitch Street Artist who creates her work in the public eye in … Continue reading

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Apple of My Eye

A Touch of Kawaii Hello again, and welcome to our {belated} next installment of Apple a Day from Janome. Today’s edition is in the form of a quick and easy baby burp cloth, Kawaii style. Kawaii is a word of Japanese … Continue reading

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