Tag Archives: QUILTING WITH JANOME

REMINDER ABOUT AURIFIL THREAD GIVE AWAY AND TAMARA KATE MAPLE LEAF QUILT PATTERN

We posted last Monday about the  Oh Canada! Maple Leaf Quilt Pattern being now available + a limited time offer of another pattern  (fabric buckets) from Tamara Kate (see below). AND the Aurifil Janome Canada 150 Thread box giveaway.   … Continue reading

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Guest blog post from Janome Canada Artisan Jeannie Jenkins.

Jeannie Jenkins is one of our Janome Canada Artisans, sews on the Janome 1600P  and she has a neat project to share today: This is Canada’s 150th birthday and I wanted to create a quilt of the Canadian flag out … Continue reading

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TEST SEW AND RE-EVALUATE

When using machine embroidery designs, I always do a test sew of my design first.  I don’t usually make them as large as I would on my finished project,  I just want to see enough of the design to determine … Continue reading

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CONFESSIONS OF A QUILTAHOLIC

Yes, I’m going to “fess” up……. I recently powered through 11 quilts for the BIG QUILT BEE (previous blog post about this and read more here if you missed hearing about this) and as I  quilted away I was pondering……… the … Continue reading

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Scrappy Spring Table Runner

  I have this awesome bin of fabric scraps. I’m *that* person who can’t throw away something that might have a use some day… down the road… even though I don’t know when. Typically the bin gets pulled out when … Continue reading

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SNEAK PEEK AT WHAT IS CURRENTLY BEING QUILTED……

We have some exciting things coming…….new products, new samples, new quilting, new fun! I can’t show the completed samples yet because…..well,  they are still UFO’s…….but I thought I’d give you a few teasers. See you at a Show or Dealer store … Continue reading

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100 QUILT BLOCKS 50 DAYS

Have you heard about this 100 Quilt Blocks in 50 days? It is a special program with Michael Miller fabrics and Janome. If not, check out this link for all the information. It is huge fun and quilters in Canada have … Continue reading

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YOU STOLE MY HEART…..QUILTING OPTIONS FOR THE VALENTINE’S BANNER

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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ATTENTION ALL QUILTERS: SEWING 1/4 INCH SEAMS WITH JANOME

We have literally SO many options for quilters with all our various JANOME sewing & quilting machines and applicable accessories so I thought I would offer a review of most of  these options. We have several different quilting feet or to be … Continue reading

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QUILT BC 2013 IN PENTICTON…….SUMMER AND THE QUILTING IS EASY

I was in Kelowna & Vernon last weekend for JANOME TEST DRIVES on our Memory Craft 8900; 8200 & 9900’s. The weather was unbelievably gorgeous: hot and sunny.  When I flew back to Vancouver late on Saturday night, I was greeted with … Continue reading

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