Tag Archives: Janome 550E

A Little Zippy Will Do

Our local hospital has a gift shop which is run strictly by volunteers. They have snacks and little homemade things for people to purchase to make the patient’s stay a little more pleasant or put a smile on someone’s face. … Continue reading

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Tip for Fixing an Embroidery Design

I love using my Janome 550E Embroidery Machine to create unique things. I made some fun stuffed snowballs for my son-in-law and nephew to have an indoor snowball fight last Christmas. You can read the previous Janome Life blogs about … Continue reading

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Multiple Embroidered Snowballs

In a previous post, I wrote about the embroidered snowballs I made for some family and friends. I don’t know about you, but my time is limited to sew, so I’m always looking for ways to save time and speed … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing – Let it snow….not!

I live in BC and we have been inundated with severe weather last year and the new year doesn’t seem to be much better. The lower mainland doesn’t do well with winter conditions and we have had about a foot … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween

I’ve been trying different things with my Janome MC 550E embroidery machine, and one really neat technique I want to try is free standing lace (FSL). There are designs for every season; every occasion. You can make some really amazing … 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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Software Snippets: Using the Browser

Now that you have jumped into the amazing world of embroidery digitizing and stitching, let’s talk about file organization. You may feel like this is not important, but it actually is one of the most important things to think about … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Let’s Make Lemonade Mug Rug

When I think of a Mug Rug I get visions of a warm fire, a good book, a cup of hot chocolates (with marshmallows of course) and a couple of Mum’s homemade chocolate chip cookies. But Mug Rugs are not … Continue reading

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Embroider on caps and hats with Janome hat hoop

I thought it was time to ask this question: Did you know that Janome has a hat hoop? This is a link to what has been around for as long as I can remember. This particular version of the hat … Continue reading

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Janome’s Perfect Pair Part 2…..let’s take a look at the NEW Janome MC550E

  Divide and conquer? Many of us discovered a long time ago that having a SEPARATE embroidery machine was really wonderful – while the embroidery is stitching out in the hoop, we can sew on our sewing or quilting machine. … Continue reading

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