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Needles and Thread

Needles and Thread Today’s Janome Jump Start Blog contribution comes from one of Janome America’s most adored Educators, and one half of the dynamic Janome Duo known as Polka and Dot…… Amy Meek! Amy has traveled the US and Mexico … 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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Anatomy of the Sewing Machine

Its important to Know the Parts to fully appreciate your new machine. In this post we’re going to talk about the main parts of the machine required for regular use. This will help familiarize yourself with the common parts needed … Continue reading

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Hints and Tips for Sewing with Metallic threads

Madeira makes all types of thread…for sergers, regular sewing, embroidery and more…….my favourite is Metallic. A lot of people are afraid of using Metallic Thread or have had a bad experience using it. Madeira’s metallic thread is top quality. Here … Continue reading

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Christmas Count down…….Stocking stuffer gift suggestions

Only 2 days to go! Have those stockings been stuffed yet? We have just the things your sewing friends and family will LOVE to open on Christmas morning! Indeed, you probably might like to be your own Santa and pop … Continue reading

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GLAD YOU ASKED THAT……….NEEDLES PART TWO

Did you know Janome makes their own brand of needles that work flawlessly with their own machines?  But which needle is necessary for the particular type of stitching you are planning to do?  Janome needles are color coded to aid … Continue reading

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GLAD YOU ASKED……….NEEDLES PART 1

Here’s another query we often get and then answer…….GLAD YOU ASKED THAT! As an educator I get asked all the time, ‘Which Needle Should I Use?’  Often, I ask in return ‘Which Ones Do You Usually Use and Why?’  It is … Continue reading

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