Tag Archives: Saturday sewing with Janome

It’s Hot Out There

Welcome to summer everyone! I live in Chilliwack, British Columbia and we have been getting some pretty hot weather. It was 42 degrees on my back deck, which is too hot for my liking. Even the air conditioning unit in … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: What about a simple little zipper bag?

It’s summer and maybe you would rather be outdoors in the sunshine and not sewing in your sewing room? Do remember that you can always take your sewing machine out onto the patio and sew there!! I sure will be … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing with Janome : Conquering the Curve!!

In the quilting world, sewing curves can be a little intimidating. I’ve been spending a lot of time trying to perfect my curve sewing and I’m here to share some things I’ve learned along the way.  With curves you spend … Continue reading

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SATURDAY SEWING: SEWING A PATIO UMBRELLA COVER

Well I knew ahead of time when my son-in-law asked for my help to make a new cover for their patio umbrella, that this would be heavy duty sewing. And it would be the first time I have ever made … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Rope Bowls

Today I bring you a quick and easy decor project! Rope bowls! These seriously have endless uses around the house. These are so fun to make that you won’t be able to stop making them! The materials are very affordable … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing with Janome which gives you a great opportunity to Practice! Practice! Practice!

Do you need to practice your quilting before you tackle that quilt? Whether it’s walking foot quilting, free motion quilting, or ruler work, it’s a good idea to try it out before you start quilting that special quilt. Most quilters … Continue reading

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SATURDAY SEWING: IN-THE-HOOP MACHINE EMBROIDERY FUN

I had heard about an embroidery design company called Kreative Kiwi many years ago but had never actually purchased any of their designs. Recently a friend re-introduced me to these designs (thanks, Kay!) and I may or may not have … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning has never felt SEW good!

Happy Saturday everyone! For many of us, Saturday is terrific day to catch up on some sewing. If you’re a regular follower of Janome Life, you’ll know that for the last several months; probably close to a year, we’ve featured … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing – DIY Hair Towel Wrap

As you all know, I like to recycle and reuse things. I like to dry my hair after a shower with an additional towel to wrap around my head, but I find that it doesn’t stay on and is too … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing – Fabric Trash Bag

This fabric trash bag is perfect to hang by your sewing machine to collect all those threads and bits, or even hang in your car for handy access. It’s a perfect beginner project, and eco-friendly, too! Materials Needed: 2 x … Continue reading

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