Tag Archives: JANOME ACUFEED FLEX DITCH QUILTING FOOT

Joining Batting Tips

Do you have pieces of batting left over from a project and wonder what to do with them? Pieces you’d like to use up instead of adding them to the landfill. Little scraps might end up as stuffing for a … Continue reading

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Baby Bibs

With so many babies in my family this year (we are up to 5 in as many months) I thought I would make some very useful gifts. Each baby got a baby quilt, of course, but I wanted to make … Continue reading

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Flat Felled Seams and Other Garment Making Lessons

Hi! I’m back with my most ambitious garment sewing yet! Overalls from Sew Liberated. I’ve never made pants of any type before, but I figured these were a safe place to start because they aren’t super fitted and there isn’t … Continue reading

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The Quilted Jacket

Since the Met Gala, quilted jackets are in! We are seeing them everywhere, from the fashion runway to the back porch; from the city walks to the backwoods, and everywhere in between. And, they are naturally blowing up all over … Continue reading

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MC9450 QCP Workbook – AcuFeed Flex

I know I have mentioned this before, but it is worth repeating how much I love my Janome MC9450 QCP. and the Janome Horizon MC 9450QCP Workbook. I learn something new every day I use them! Lets talk AcuFeed Flex, … Continue reading

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Sew4Home Mini Sewing Tips – Sewing Thick Layers

No matter what kind of sewing you do; garments; home décor; quilting; crafts; tote bags, etc. we all deal with sewing multiple layers together. Our friends at Sew4Home have prepared this excellent article filled with tips and tricks for dealing … Continue reading

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The Versatility of the AcuFeed Flex System

Did you know you can make an entire quilt with the AcuFeed Flex System? Just by changing the foot on the AcuFeed Flex System you have everything you need to do just that. There is a foot for each step … 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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NEW MONTHLY SERIES ON JANOMELIFE: PROJECT OF THE MONTH

Welcome to our new monthly series: we will be offering a project with step by step instructions for you to follow along and make once a month. If you don’t have time right now, don’t worry, it will be archived … Continue reading

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Part 2 of Quilting with a Domestic Sewing Machine: Ditch Quilting

Sometimes the hardest part of machine quilting your quilt is organizing your set up and deciding what to quilt first. Not to worry, we’ve got you covered! The most important part of setting up to quilt is to make sure … Continue reading

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