Tag Archives: Madeira stabilizers

Madeira Stabilizers

For me, this was a no-brainer. Ask me what is one of my favourite things I use in my sewing room, and the selection of Madeira Stabilizers definitely ranks among them. I use them all the time and save every … Continue reading

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These Are a Few of My Favourite Things!

Can you believe it?! December already! Whether you celebrate the holidays or not, or no matter which holidays you may celebrate, you know they’re just around the corner! It’s a time which also often brings reflection and the desire to … Continue reading

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Darning Tips and Tricks

Most of us have likely experienced the wardrobe malfunction pictured below at one time or another. Maybe it was in the knee, the side seam, or the crotch. For me, it was right along the back pocket. The fact that … Continue reading

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Embroider a Linen Blouse

This linen blouse is ‘naked’; plain, a little boring and it’s perfect to embellish to personalize it. Let’s add some extra value to the blouse by adding some embroidery! The weave is quite open so it is necessary to avoid … Continue reading

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BIG New Stabilizers from Madeira!

As Janome continues to outdo themselves by creating larger and larger embroidery hoops; so continues the need for larger and larger pieces of stabilizers. Yes, we can try to join together smaller pieces of stabilizer in a pinch, but that … Continue reading

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Dog days of summer

I’m just going to put this out there right from the start. If you aren’t a dog person, and perhaps even if you are… this project – to keep your dog cool during the summer heat – may seen a … Continue reading

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Understanding Embroidery Stabilizers

When I started embroidery I hated it. I hated it to the point that any time I had to do it I would end up in tears from frustration. I had set myself up for failure. I bought a machine; … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Hand Stitched Style Quilt Labels with the M7 Continental

I’ve probably made over 100 quilts, but I could’t give you a solid number. However, I can tell you, of all the quilts I’ve made only 3 have labels on them. I really should have labelled all my quilts! Once … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing : Machine Appliqué using the Satin Stitch.

I love appliqué quilts.  I love everything about them from designing to stitching them to quilting.  What I don’t like is how long it takes for me to hand sew each piece to the background piece.  So, I decided I … Continue reading

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Day 6 of our 12 days of Holiday gift ideas with Janome: Madeira Stabilizer Starter pack

I love Madeira Stabilizers! I think they make the perfect gift for any sewist on your list. It isn’t a secret that us sewists love to shop for 4 things: Fabric, Thread, Machines and Fabric. (I  know I listed fabric … Continue reading

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