Tag Archives: Madeira thread

Organizing Thread

No matter what type of sewing you do; garments, quilting, tote bags, embroidery; or what kind of machines you have; sewing machine, longarm quilting machine, embroidery machine, serger; you’ll use a variety of threads to complete your projects. There’s so … Continue reading

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Janome Quilt Binder Set

To say the Janome Quilt Binder Set is one of my favourite things is an understatement. It’s become one of those indispensable, reliable tools I can’t be without. I don’t use it all the time, but it’s a terrific timesaver … Continue reading

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Ruffled gift bags

We are coming up on several major holidays in December, including Hanukkah, Kwanza, Christmas, and more. These ruffled gift bags are a great way to not only do some scrap busting but also add a personal touch to gift giving. … Continue reading

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What Design Do I Use?

Whenever I finish a quilt top, the next step is deciding what design to use on my Janome Quilt Maker Pro 20. Everyone has different ideas of what criteria you should use to make this decision. In the Pro-Stitcher software … Continue reading

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A Little Skew Will Do

I have been trying to get UFO’s (Unfinished Objects) accomplished. I’m terrible for starting something new then going “squirrel” and starting something else. My goal is to get these things done BEFORE I start a new project. It is great … Continue reading

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Hobby Patch Monthly Embroidery Series!

Our friends at Sew4Home have done it again! Debuting this week on the Janome Canada website, we will be offering a NEW collectable series of Hobby Patches, designed by the very talented team at Sew4Home. For the next 7 months … 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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That’s a wrap!

It’s hard to believe, but after months of preparation, Quilt Canada 2022 – the first LIVE show since 2019 is history. What a FUN time we had! The theme of the show was “Reconnected”, and you could totally feel the … Continue reading

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Janome Resources

It’s been quite a whirlwind of activity, and we’re sad to see it end, but today is the last day of Quilt Canada 2022. SO much time and preparation has gone in to sharing lots of the Janome love; lots … Continue reading

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Summer Sewing

I hope I don’t jinx it but it feels like we missed spring and went straight from winter into summer here in Manitoba. My sewing definitely switches gears throughout the seasons and the recent warm weather has me thinking about … Continue reading

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