Janome’s great presser foot pressure adjustment

The Foot Pressure Adjustment Dial Ever had silk or chiffon fabrics slip away from you, oblivious of the feed dog traction, or do you find your quilts and denims struggle to move? It’s time to look at the pressure dial … Continue reading

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Quilting with different textures and fabrics

I did a good clean/purge of my sewing studio recently. Marie Kondo style – for real, there were big bags leaving my quilting studio!! It was a little scary but I’m happy I did it. In the process I uncovered … Continue reading

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Announcing the winners of our Summer Janomelife giveaway.

This book is the summer giveaway …….we got quite a lot of entries so thank you for taking the time to tell us what sewing you are working on this summer. You all seem to be very busy stitching away … Continue reading

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Favourite Feet

I have a confession to make. One of my favourite sewing feet is one that I didn’t discover until recently. I quilted many a quilt without it! And now that I’ve discovered it, I don’t know how I lived without … Continue reading

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I used the JANOME CONVERTIBLE FREE MOTION FOOT  to do free motion stippling on some of the blocks. It could have been any free motion design….interlocking hearts might have been fun but I resorted to my tried & tested flop-proof … Continue reading

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