Tag Archives: Saturday sewing with Janome

Saturday Sewing: Embroidered Christmas Stocking the MC8200 QCP and MC550E!

Today is Halloween……Yes, I know it is still 8 weeks until Christmas but you can never start too early! Here is a great personalized Christmas project to get you busy with Saturday sewing…….you have 7 Saturdays left (not counting today) … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Quilt as You Go Holiday Table Runner

This table runner is a quick-make project and perfect gift for the holidays.  The best part is that it is quilted as you piece it and is finished once you sew in your last strip.  Use an orphan 8 ½” … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Scrap busting project with Janome >> make a clever Clicker Bag

I love to recycle and reuse items. I found a great scrap busting project that uses small pieces of fabric and an old broken measuring tape. The nice thing about the clicker bag is you can make it any size … Continue reading

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Are you happy with the mask pattern you have been using?

I’m only asking as I was not particularly happy with the patterns I used……..until now!!   Just like you, I have made my fair share of masks using different patterns and sewing construction methods. Some just were plain uncomfortable or fogged … Continue reading

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Scrap-Busting for Saturday sewing??

Now here is a great Saturday sewing project you could get going on?! Or planning to do after you have attended our online class on this topic.  When we have created a beautiful project there are always scraps of fabric … Continue reading

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Saturday sewing: Kid friendly little project.

Wanting a fun project to amuse kids on a weekend? I watched this Facebook Live from Janome America and Kimberley Einmo a while ago and was inspired to make a similar “Done before Dinner” project. Thank you, Kimberly. I now … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Stashbusting to get a new closet

No, I have not purchased a new closet nor had a contractor in to build a new one for me! But I have been busting my stash of garment fabric as I have been sewing up quite a few new … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Let’s revisit AcuStitch – what is this?

Here’s something else you could be experimenting with and stitching out during those precious Saturday sewing moments! ………Acustitch is a stand alone software program that can be used with most of our Janome embroidery machines***. I think it is rather … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Calming Eye Pillows Made Easy

Now more than ever we need to find ways to bring some calm and relaxation into our homes. Today I have the perfect project to help you with this: This super quick and easy flax and lavender eye pillow is … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Janome Beading foot is not just for beads!

Here is good information from Janome Canada Educator, Amanda, about using the Janome Beading foot and machine embroidery on a linen tea towel. I think it is a good Saturday Sewing project idea. Ed  A beading foot is amazing for … Continue reading

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