Tag Archives: Saturday sewing with Janome

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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Saturday Sewing: Machine Appliqué with the look of Hand Stitching

This is my favourite Machine Appliqué technique.  As I mentioned previously,  I love appliqué quilts.  I love everything about them from designing to stitching them to quilting.  What I don’t like is how long it takes for me to hand … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing : Machine Appliqué using the Satin Stitch.

I love appliqué quilts.  I love everything about them from designing to stitching them to quilting.  What I don’t like is how long it takes for me to hand sew each piece to the background piece.  So, I decided I … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing …….. Valentine’s embroidery and sewing

HAPPY VALENTINES DAY !! ……. have you done any romantic sewing or embroidery lately? We thought you might like another look at this Valentine’s memory pillow…..Our Janome 550E has some lovely designs especially for the RE36b hoop – Janome’s biggest … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Flanged Quilt Binding

A flanged binding is a great way to finish off your quilts with a little something extra, plus it is all done on the machine using the Janome ditch quilting foot or a clear foot. You will need 2 fabrics … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing: Free Form Appliqué – Apple Mug Rug

This free form appliqué is a fun and organic form of appliqué using your Janome sewing machine.  You can use any of your own applique designs. Materials Needed: 2 Squares 6 ½” x 6 ½” for background 1 square 5” … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing Holiday Project #5: Festive embroidered table napkins

Here is the next holiday project tutorial including a video which we hope you will follow along and get some quick and easy holiday sewing done! Today we have a set of simple embroidered table napkins where we get the … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing Holiday Projects #4: Reusable Christmas Cracker

I was really excited to tackle this project for you all! Our family loves the tradition of opening a Christmas Cracker before our big holiday dinner. We even wear our crowns for the meal! With these Reusable Christmas Crackers I … Continue reading

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