Tag Archives: Janome Skyline S9

Still time for summer sewing

The days may be getting shorter and sunsets coming earlier, but there’s still time to get in some summer sewing. While we’ve had a few “cooler” days this week where I live in Winnipeg (we are talking daily highs in … Continue reading

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More Fun with Free Motion Quilting

I have had a facination with free motion quilting on domestic sewing machines for a long time. I love the idea of taking something and turning it into something completely different just with the use of thread and your machine. … Continue reading

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Part #1 of Shirt-Making Details

There’s many reasons why we sew, but for me, one of the strongest reasons is that I’ve seen fabric I just HAD to have. Sound familiar? I know I’m not alone! lol! Fabric often inspires much of my sewing and … Continue reading

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Can I use the Janome AcuEdit App if I don’t own a WIFI embroidery model?

Keep reading to the bottom of this post for a very useful video addressing the title of today’s post. But first – about yesterday’s post:¬† Oh wow! Lots of you have sent comments in since yesterday when we asked what … Continue reading

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Tips for Bag Making/ Heavy Duty Sewing

Last year, I was sew excited to be asked to teach classes on sewing an easy, beginner’s tote bag at one of the quilt shops in my area. It’s always fun to meet new people with the same interests, and … Continue reading

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Love at first sight.

It was a happy mail day when this new beauty was delivered about eight wonderful weeks ago. The unboxing was super fun! If you follow me on instgram, you would have noticed my excitement at the time. I was pretty … Continue reading

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Quilting with your Domestic Machine Part 5: Binding with the Quilt Binder

It’s done. I can’t believe that it’s finally finished!!! I have so enjoyed this project and sharing all these tips and tricks along the way with you. ( please refer to parts 1-4 of this series right here on Janomelife.¬†There … Continue reading

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Dapper Dog Coats

If you follow me on any of my other social media channels, you know I have dogs. Many of them… and that I often make things for them. Mostly practical stuff. Dog beds. Crate covers. And now dog coats. While … Continue reading

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Lingerie & Lace: Tips to Make It Easier

Have you ever wanted to create stunning intimate apparel, only to find yourself frustrated with a pile of wasted lace and elastic? This post is for you! This spring we’ll be sharing two different types of intimate apparel that you … Continue reading

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PROJECT OF THE MONTH: AcuStitch Pillow

Did you know there is a NEW software available that turns your decorative stitches into embroidery files? It’s called AcuStitch and turns 117 different machine decorative stitches into machine embroidery files in your choice of 17 different shapes. It is … Continue reading

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