Tag Archives: JANOME EMBROIDERY MACHINES

Embroidery Catch-Up!

It’s always fun to start off a new year with an exciting new project, so I usually spend the time between Christmas and New Year’s Eve getting caught up on some of my UFOs so I can start the new … Continue reading

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My Janome Holiday Wish List

Janome Canada recently announced their Great Gift Ideas for the Holidays promotion and, like many of you, I have one or two items on my holiday wish list. For my last blog post, I showed you how to sew piping … Continue reading

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Elegant Embroidered Hanukkah Napkins

When your family and friends gather around to celebrate, the littlest details can make a huge impact. Cloth napkins instantly elevate a table dressed for a special meal. Buying cloth napkins can quickly add up and it takes time to … 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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Even with Top of the Line machines, there’s always MORE!

Though our Janome machines already come with many fun presser feet and accessories, there’s always MORE available. That’s part of the fun of learning a new machine, learning new techniques and learning about what’s available for your particular machine. Our … Continue reading

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It’s all about the BASTE!

There’s many steps to take with embroidery to ensure quality results. A new needle, the right stabilizer, and stitching a test-sample first is always a good idea to help determine if you’ll be happy with the finished product. One extra … Continue reading

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Should you Resize an Embroidery Design?

That is the question! Can a 7″x7″ embroidery design, be reduced to a 2″x 3″ embroidery design for example? For basic resizing in all Janome embroidery machines, designs can be reduced or increased by 20%. The machines don’t have an … Continue reading

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Did you know we have lots of support for our Artistic Digitizer software??

YES, I know you may already have seen information about the next Artistic Digitizer FREE trial which is currently open for Pre-registration with access 1-31st May. This is the THIRD time we have made this fabulous offer available to you … Continue reading

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Do you sew for charity?

Maybe you make quilts for sick people? – like comfort quilts for cancer patients? Or maybe you sew clothing (like “pillowcase” dresses)  for little girls in need? Or maybe you knit scarves and hats for the homeless? Well done and … Continue reading

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Day 1 of our 12 days of Holiday Gifts with Janome : Fun with the ARTISTIC EDGE CUTTER!

Thank you for joining us for Day 1 of our 12 days of Janome Holiday gift ideas. Our educators and some of our artisans have picked their favourite tools or accessories from our extensive range of Janome and partner products. … Continue reading

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