Tag Archives: Janome 1/4 inch piecing

How to Get an Accurate ¼” seam with the Janome M7

Quilters are obsessed with stitching a perfect ¼” seam since this is the seam allowance that you use when you’re quilting and, if you don’t get it right, it can affect your whole project! Lucky for us, the Janome Continental … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing with Liz: simple and easy quilting projects

Looking for simple, easy quilting projects that deliver quick results? Probably because we have been spending so much time at home, hubby asked me to “brighten” up our living room. I really don’t have the time or energy to be … Continue reading

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Lemoyne Star: Using the Quilt Block Advisor

So earlier this month (9th March), our multi-talented @lizafrica did a write up on the Lemoyne Star block and using Quilt Block Advisor. We also featured this new AcuSpark App this week on Monday 16th March with a link to … Continue reading

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How do you…? FAQ’s on the Janome MC9400 and MC9450

I get asked many of the same questions about how to do certain things on the Janome MC9400 or MC9450. Some of these are quilting specific questions while others – many of them, actually – have to do with the … Continue reading

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Quilters are very familiar with the 1/4 inch foot with a flange.  This is what is traditionally used when piecing fabric pieces together.  The narrower width of the seam makes for less bulk in the quilt.  Traditionally, in dressmaking you … Continue reading

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Janome Horizon MC 9400 QCP Favorite Feature

Kim Jamieson-Hirst of Chatterbox Quilts is one of our Janome Canada artisans who has been exploring the features of her Janome Horizon Memory Craft 9400 QCP. As Kim is a quilter, stitching an accurate ¼” seam is one of the … Continue reading

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