What Are 3 Different Types of Quilt Basting Techniques?

Quilting Machines

Basting is one of the important steps used when creating beautiful projects on quilting machines like the Juki TL2010Q. Once the quilt top has been sewn and the layered sandwich has been assembled, the layers are held in place for machine basting that can be done in three different [...]

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What Do You Know About Your Sewing Temperament?

Sewing Machines

Believe it or not, there are different “temperaments” among those who enjoy working with sewing machines. Based on different behaviors and common frustrations shared by those working on machines like the Juki Exceed HZL F400 or other Juki sewing machines, sewists seem to have some notable personality traits in [...]

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8 Tips To Create The Best Sewing Room!

A key to creating great items with a Janome 660 sewing machine is having a great space to use it. Working in a cramped or messy environment takes its toll on any project, leaving sewers disappointed in their results. This is why everyone needs a dedicated room or crafting [...]

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When Should You Consider Buying Expensive Sewing Machines?

Sewing is a wonderful hobby that just about anyone can enjoy. Whether a sewist is a beginner or more experienced, there are sewing machines available to cater to all needs and budgets. Of course, there may come a time when a more expensive, fully-featured machine other than the Janome HD3000 [...]

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The Excitement You Can Find Using Sergers!

Of all the different sewing machines available, none are more helpful to those who love making clothing than sergers. Although serger sewing machines like the Janome 8002D serger may seem limited in scope when compared to an all-purpose sewing machine, they can be well worth the investment for some sewists. [...]

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Quilts and Binding – What Are The Different Types?

After spending countless hours sewing beautiful quilts with quilting machines like the Janome 8200QCP, the last step is adding a great binding. Quilt bindings, which hide seams and enclose the outer edge of the project, can be done in a number of different ways to create an attractive, finished [...]

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Best 6 Ways To Enjoy The Creativity of Embroidery Machines!

Embroidery is an amazing type of needlecraft, whether done by hand or with embroidery machines like the Janome MB-4S. Doing embroidery with Janome embroidery machines does require a bit of practice; however, the beautiful results are well worth the effort. By using the following six basic tips, unique designs [...]

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Why Every Sewer Should Consider Sewing Cabinets!

Sewing cabinets are a staple that most avid sewists need. Although many buyers do not automatically think about sewing furniture when they purchase their first sewing machine, they quickly find out just how important a good cabinet can be. Available to fit most machines including the Juki HZL-F400, a [...]

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Sewing Machines And You – Making Awesome Buttonholes!

When using sewing machines to create beautiful handmade garments, everything is in the small details. Although it may seem like professional-looking buttonholes would be difficult to make, they are actually quite easy. By using the right equipment, like the Janome 2212 or other Janome sewing machines and a simple [...]

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