Tag Archives: Embroidery

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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Sneak Peak: Sewing and Embroidery for the Food Fanatic Class

Before I started my sewing career I studied and worked in the Environmental Science sector. I hugged trees, cleaned up waterways and helped restore critical habitat. Any time I can use my sewing powers for the health of the environment … Continue reading

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What can you do with an Embroidery Machine? Plus info about our virtual embroidery class coming up soon.

The Janome 550e Embroidery machine is a wonderful machine. Great for embroidering all your favourite designs, making embroidery designs, in- the- hoop projects, quilt labels, adding embroidered monograms, and personalizing a wide array of gifts.  I have 4 beautiful little … 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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Unboxing a Memory Craft 550E

Hi! I’m Amanda, a new Janome Canada Educator. As a part of my Educator role I have to learn about and try out a bunch of different machines! It’s a tough job, but someone has to do it! Janome sent … Continue reading

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Convert To Floral – New Feature for Artistic Digitizer 1.5

We recently got an update to Artistic Digitizer, which is our embroidery digitizing software. Today I want to tell you all about one of my favourites: Convert to Floral. I can’t tell you in words how much I love this … Continue reading

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Me and my Memory Craft 500E

Hello again my Janome friends! Today I am going to introduce you to the Memory Craft 500E which is a machine completely new to me and maybe to you too? I am mainly a quilter and while I have done … Continue reading

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PROJECT OF THE MONTH: AcuStitch Pillow

Did you know there is a NEW software available that turns your decorative stitches into embroidery files? It’s called AcuStitch and turns 117 different machine decorative stitches into machine embroidery files in your choice of 17 different shapes. It is … Continue reading

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February at Janome

February is the month of Love and Friendship! This is the shortest month of the year, so we have a few less days this month to create projects. Here is a quick, fun block to make. Scanned Motif with Digitizer … Continue reading

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Janome Education Events

While working in the Janome booth at the larger quilt and sewing shows like the Creativ Festival and Quilt Canada, I’m often asked by attendees about our Janome Education Events, which we offer at the Janome dealerships across the country. … Continue reading

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