Sewing Cabinets – Top 5 Buying Considerations!

If you are more than an occasional sewist, you need a sturdy piece of sewing furniture like an Arrow sewing cabinet as a great space set up your machine.

There are a lot of options out there to choose from, like the great Arrow 98901 Auntie Em.

To make sure [...]

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The Ultimate Guide to Making Your Sewing Room Work For You!

If you are lucky enough to have a sewing room to set up your Arrow sewing cabinet and other sewing furniture, you naturally want to get the best use from your space as possible.

Even small rooms can be comfortable sewing spaces to work in if they are set up [...]

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Sergers – What Setting Choices Do I Have?

Serger sewing machines like the Janome 8002D can help you make home sewn garments that rival those made in a factory.

Though they seem vastly different from a standard sewing machine, sergers work in basically the same way and have the same settings; they just have the capability to sew [...]

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What You Must Know To Do Machine Embroidery!

If you’ve been eying an embroidery machine but feel a little intimidated, it’s quite understandable.

Machines like the Janome MB-4S are definitely a little more complex to use than a standard sewing model.

Yet they are far from impossible to use and with a little bit of patience, you can [...]

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Do You Know The Different Sewing Machine Feed Mechanisms?

If you’re looking for a new sewing machine, one of the options worth paying attention to is what type of feed mechanism the machine has.

There are multiple types of feed mechanisms found on Janome sewing machines now, each one working slightly different than the others.

Depending on what you [...]

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You Can Fix These Top 5 Sewing Machine Issues!

Turning out fun and beautiful projects with your Juki sewing machines can be relaxing and rewarding. It’s not so relaxing when you start having trouble with your sewing machine.

The good news is that the most common issues you might encounter with a Juki TL2010Q, or any other machine for [...]

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How Are Domestic and Industrial Sewing Machines Different?

The world of sewing machines is vast, with many types available that have all sorts of special features and are suitable for many uses.

At the very base of all that variety, there are two classifications: domestic machines like the Janome HD3000 and industrial machines.

Like most sewists, you likely [...]

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Quilting Revealed – Binding Basics – Machine or Hand Finish?

The last part of any quilting project done on a quilting machine like the Juki TL-2200QVP is adding the finishing binding.

It’s a fairly simple process once you’ve made or bought your binding tape and can be done either using your Juki quilting machine or by hand with needle and [...]

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Quilting Revealed – Binding Basics – Adding Quilt Binding!

After weeks or even months hyof cutting, stitching, and then quilting on your quilting machine, the day to add the final touch to your quilt has arrived.

It’s time to sit one last time in front of your Janome AQ18 and sew on the edge binding to call your project [...]

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Quilting Revealed – Binding Basics – Let’s Make Binding!

Your quilt is all finished, save for stitching on a nice edge binding with your Juki quilting machine.

An easy option is to just buy some pre-made binding tape that you can apply in a few minutes with a machine like the Juki TL-2200QVP-S.

Another option that gives you free [...]

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