Tag Archives: Madeira thread

REMINDER……..Did you enter the Summer Janome Life giveaway?

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THE WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED TOMORROW. THANK YOU FOR PARTICIPATING. Our summer giveaway ends tomorrow. Check out our previous post here if you missed how to enter? HURRY ……entries close tomorrow Friday 14th August at 8pm Eastern/5pm … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Let’s Make Lemonade Mug Rug

When I think of a Mug Rug I get visions of a warm fire, a good book, a cup of hot chocolates (with marshmallows of course) and a couple of Mum’s homemade chocolate chip cookies. But Mug Rugs are not … Continue reading

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Madeira Threads at Janome Canada

Janome Canada is a distributor of Madeira thread.   In this blog, we tested the polyneon, the  metallic and the multi-colour threads. We used the same design (free design  called Funky shoes  from KreativKiwi)  and stitched the design in three different … Continue reading

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Hot August days…….and a summer thread and design CD giveaway from Janome Life!!

Don’t you just love an ice cream on a hot day?   We sure do! And the next best thing – and  completely calorie free –  is Madeira thread in lovely summery, “ice cream” colours! To encourage you to keep your … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: making pattern weights using the Janome HP Foot and Plate

We all keep small scraps of fabrics, wrapping, ribbons………. but what to do with them???  Here’s a handy short project to use them  >>> make some Weights to hold your patterns when you are cutting out garments. It is possible … Continue reading

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What is the Elongation function?

  Yes indeed…….WHAT IS ELONGATION FUNCTION? Sounds fancy and it is. Many of our Janome models have this function but you may be unaware of the creative fun sitting right there in front of you…….so here’s a heads up for … Continue reading

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Janome Today on the Shopping channel

Just an FYI if you were planning to shop in your pJ’s today on TSC: things are selling out pretty quickly so you’d best put your skates on & get over there to http://www.tsc.ca 

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Janome on The Shopping Channel ShowStopper………TODAY!

Jen Tryon @tryonhandmade has a bunch of wonderful Janome and Partner product sewing “goodies” for you today during the TSC Showstopper. Tune in as usual although Jen will be talking to you from her home studio.  Here is a taste … Continue reading

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Janome on The Shopping Channel ShowStopper………TONIGHT AND TOMORROW!

Jen Tryon @tryonhandmade has a bunch of wonderful Janome and Partner product sewing “goodies” for you today and tomorrow during the TSC Showstopper. Tune in as usual although Jen will be talking to you from her home studio.  Here is … Continue reading

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Part 2 of Quick and Easy T-Shirt Tote Bag

Today I’ll be finishing the cute T-Shirt tote bag I wrote about in an earlier post this week. here on Janome Life. If you haven’t done so yet, be sure to click on the “Follow” button to the right of your … Continue reading

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