Tag Archives: JANOME PURPLE TIP NEEDLES

Threads – which one to use for quilting?

I love threads! They’re like candy to me and just as addictive. I especially love Madeira and Hilos Iris threads. Did you know that Janome Canada is a distributor of these threads, so they’re conveniently available from your Janome Dealer? … Continue reading

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Decorate with Bobbins

I would love to create a Christmas Tree and decorate with only Sewing Accessories. I think that would be lovely, but I don’t think my husband would be overly thrilled. One of the things I would hang would be bobbins. … Continue reading

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Did you know there are different sizes and types of needles? Your Janome Dealer has a variety of needles from which to choose. Each type of needle has a specific purpose. There’s Stretch and Ball-Point needles for knit fabrics, Leather … 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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Announcing new Sew4Home designs ……… now available

We have told you many times about our wonderful partnership with Sew4Home. One of the awesome things we receive quarterly from Sew4Home is beautifully digitized embroidery designs. These designs are exclusively for our Janome Canada consumers and are ONLY available … 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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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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TROUBLE SHOOTING: WHAT CAN I DO TO PREVENT THREAD BREAKAGE?

Thread breakage is a common issue……..not a problem……..issues have solutions!  I am asked very frequently : ” what is wrong……my thread keeps breaking?”  I thought it would be a good to offer a  trouble shooting CHECK LIST to help you … Continue reading

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