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Sew4Home Mini Sewing Tips – Measuring Windows for Curtains

How To Measure Your Windows For Curtains + Drapes We’re covering the basics here of outside, inside, and trim mounts. As with all projects, you can dive deeper into various details and alternatives, but this information will do the trick in the … Continue reading

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Janome Canada/ Sew4Home LIVE!

We’re sew excited to be coming to you LIVE from Quilt Canada this Thursday, June 16th at 3pm Eastern, 12pm Pacific, as our friend, Liz Johnson from Sew4Home joins us on the Janome Canada Facebook page to talk all about … Continue reading

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Janome Canada LIVE with Sew4Home!

If you love all the Sew4Home exclusive Janome Canada projects and monthly Mini Sewing Tips we present on Janome Life and on our website, Janome.CA, we’ve got a special treat for you! Starting today, at 3pm Eastern on the Janome … Continue reading

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Sew4Home Mini Sewing Tips – Sewing Smooth Curves

Tips for Sewing Smooth Curves In home décor sewing, there are lots of squares and rectangles. Pillows, placemats, curtain panels… nice flat shapes with plenty of good ol’ right angles. Learning to bend those right angles is a necessary part … Continue reading

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Special Double LIVE Events at 1pm and 3pm EST Today

Wednesday afternoons mean it’s time for Janome HQ’s Instagram LIVE series at 1pm EST @janomehq Instagram page. Today will be “Janome’s Magical Machine Mystery Tour” as we highlight a different machine in the Janome line. From entry level to Top … Continue reading

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Flat Felled Seams and Other Garment Making Lessons

Hi! I’m back with my most ambitious garment sewing yet! Overalls from Sew Liberated. I’ve never made pants of any type before, but I figured these were a safe place to start because they aren’t super fitted and there isn’t … Continue reading

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Sew4Home Mini Tips – Janome Scissors!

JANOME SCISSORS AND SCISSOR SETS — Sew4Home Mini Review Pin. Cut. Sew. Broadly speaking, these are the main steps in a sewing project. We certainly can’t ignore: reading the instructions; measuring; remembering your long-lost techniques, and – of course – using … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing Projects from Sew4Home!

With winter still knocking on our doors across Canada, our friends from Sew4Home have created another series of fun projects to keep us warm and safe sewing up a storm INSIDE! These are great projects to use up scraps and … Continue reading

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Sew4Home Mini Tips – How to Make a French Seam

French seams are not just for garments! They elevate any project to the “designer” category and our friends at Sew4Home give you loads of helpful tips. In general, the purpose of any seam finish is to prevent fray-prone fabrics from raveling beyond the sewn … Continue reading

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Create gathers quickly, easily and evenly with the Janome Gathering foot

For those who’ve been sewing garments for a number of years, do you remember seeing the following directions? “Sew two parallel rows of long basting stitches, then carefully pull the threads while adjusting the fabric to create even gathers.” Did … Continue reading

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