How To Use Hoops on Embroidery Machines For Great Results!

Hooping is an essential skill that anyone who is using embroidery machines must learn to get the best results on their project. The hoop is the main stabilizer for the fabric, which must be well-supported for effective stitching on Janome embroidery machines like the Janome MB-4S. By following the few [...]

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How To Do Blind Hemming on Sewing Machines!

Hems are a neat and tidy way of dealing with the end of the fabric so that projects created using sewing machines have a clean, finished edge. Although most hems made on machines like the Janome MC12000 produce stitching across the fabric edge, there are times when a stitchless look [...]

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What Are Some Tips For Threading Sewing Machine Needles?

Nothing kills the urge to sew faster than a needle that will not thread. Yet the needle and thread are essential parts of sewing machines; without them, nothing will get accomplished. So what can a person do when the needle on their Juki sewing machines will not thread? Following are a few tips [...]

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Choosing The Right Sewing Machines For Kids!

Many kids become interested in using sewing machines after seeing adults use them or developing the desire to make their own projects. Sewing is a great creative activity for kids to learn; however, it requires the right equipment, such as the easy-to-use Janome 2212 so that projects can be [...]

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Sergers – Why Should You Buy One?

A question considered by experienced garment makers is whether they should invest in serger sewing machines. The Janome 8002D serger can be very helpful for making strong, professional looking seams and finished edges; however, sergers only perform a few specific functions and are somewhat expensive. So to answer this question, [...]

By | December 19th, 2016|Categories: Serger Sewing Machines, Sergers|Comments Off on Sergers – Why Should You Buy One?

If Serger Knives Scare You – Use A Coverstitch Machine!

Serger sewing machines are useful for creating flexible, durable serged seam edges. Because they operate using multiple needles and built-in cutting knives to automatically trim seam allowances, they can be a bit daunting to some. Sergers also have a few limitations that might make them less desirable as well.

So [...]

By | December 18th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on If Serger Knives Scare You – Use A Coverstitch Machine!

Learn How To Use Sewing Machines To Put On Buttons!

For anyone who enjoys making clothing, adding buttons can be time-consuming if done by hand. Fortunately, many of today’s computerized sewing machines such as the Janome 8900QCPSE include a convenient stitching function that makes adding these essential items to any garment easier than ever. With Janome sewing machines, closures [...]

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Take Sewing Machine Garment Projects To A New Level!

The biggest challenge when making garments at home with sewing machines like the Janome MC12000 is having a finished project that is attractive and looks professionally made. Sometimes, the differences even when following a pattern can be in the little details that may not seem very important. By using the [...]

By | December 16th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Take Sewing Machine Garment Projects To A New Level!

When Would You Sew A Flat Felled Seam?

Garments created on sewing machines like the Janome 8900QCP can be finished with a variety of different seams. A flat felled seam is commonly used in the textile industry and sewn on many garments due to its various qualities. By using this technique on the right projects, anyone working [...]

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