Tag Archives: GARMENT SEWING

JANOME SUPPORTS YOUNG SEWERS

Competition was rampant at a recent BC Skilled Trades event at the Tradex Center in Abbotsford, BC.  Technical trade schools along with different companies supported and aided youth from high schools and post-secondary schools in a timed event where the … Continue reading

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First Project with my Janome Skyline S9

So I’m attempting a few “firsts” with this project, I’m so excited. My first international pattern, first project on “Stella” (my new Janome Skyline S9), first time gathering with a string, first time embroidering on pleather…I’m getting ahead of myself! … Continue reading

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DID YOU MAKE THAT?

Do you get asked this question often? We bet you do!  This is the title of one of my favourite blog sites (besides janomelife, of course!). Karen lives in London, England and I am very seldom disappointed by a post … Continue reading

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MAKING A WELL FITTING PAIR OF PANTS

Most of us could probably make a pull-on, elastic-at-the-waist pair of pants virtually in our sleep?  Maybe not literally but I know that from cutting out my favourite pull-on pant pattern to being able to walk out of the house … Continue reading

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WHAT’S GOING ON IN THIS CORNER OF THE SEWING WORLD? PART 4

More things I discovered at SEWEXPO? Maybe because I am having such ongoing issues with my neck & shoulders, I sure noticed the various booths promoting sewing chairs & furniture. Seems like there are more of them? There also seemed … Continue reading

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WHAT’S GOING ON IN THIS CORNER OF THE SEWING WORLD? PART 1

I recently attended the SEWEXPO in Puyallup, Washington……my annual excursion where I take a close look at what’s new, what’s hot, what’s not hot anymore, etc at the largest consumer Sewing Show in North America.  I attend this show as a … Continue reading

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