Quilting Revealed – Why Do We Quilt?

Quilting, whether it is done by hand or using a quilting machine such as the Janome AQ18, is a time-honored tradition and popular creative craft.

Considering how quilting projects take countless hours and cost quite a bit in materials, the question begs to be answered: why do we quilt?

From [...]

By | November 26th, 2018|Categories: Quilting Machines|Comments Off on Quilting Revealed – Why Do We Quilt?

Best Placement For A Sewing Cabinet in Your Sewing Room!

So you’ve decided to invest in a sewing cabinet like the amazing Horn Model 6479 - that is great news!

Now comes the hard part - how to set it up in your sewing room.

Assuming you’ve measured everything and bought a cabinet that fits your space, there are still [...]

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Should I Get A Sewing Cabinet Insert?

A great feature of many sewing cabinets available today is the ability to sew free arm, in the tabletop position, and in the flatbed position.

Cabinets like the Horn Model 3240 and other quality cabinets include a machine lift to raise and lower your machine.

Working in a flatbed position [...]

By | November 21st, 2018|Categories: Horn Model 65|Comments Off on Should I Get A Sewing Cabinet Insert?

What Is The Benefit of a Lift in my Sewing Cabinet?

One truly great feature available on some sewing cabinets such as Horn cabinets like the Model 6360EL, Model 5260AL, and Model 5230AL is a machine lift.

A useful feature to have, not every sewing cabinet offers this option and it can increase the price of a cabinet.

Understand the different [...]

By | November 19th, 2018|Categories: Horn Model 6360EL|Comments Off on What Is The Benefit of a Lift in my Sewing Cabinet?

What Should I Include In My Sewing Cabinet Design?

With so many options out there, choosing the perfect sewing cabinet can be a big decision.

How should you pare down the choices so you choose the one that's right for your needs and includes the options you need?

Whether you’re looking for something larger like the Horn Model 5280 [...]

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See What OSHA Recommends For An Ergonomic Sewing Station!

The Occupational Safety & Health Administration or OSHA exists to develop and govern health and safety standards in the workplace as well as make certain that employees are protected against injury.

Among these standards, OSHA has outlined specifics on ergonomic, safe sewing cabinets like the Horn Model 6378EL, and other [...]

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Why Should I Buy A Sewing Cabinet?

The decision to purchase a sewing cabinet is a big one, a choice that sewists should really consider.

Sewing cabinets like the Horn Model 6420 are more than just an expensive table.

Cabinets, along with other sewing fixtures like the Horn 60 and Horn 63 storage cabinets, give you everything [...]

By | November 8th, 2018|Categories: Horn Model 6420|Comments Off on Why Should I Buy A Sewing Cabinet?

Cutting Cabinets or Table – What Is The Right Size?

For every sewist, working at the right height for comfort and with an adequate amount of space is important, whether you’re sitting in front of your sewing machine or standing at your cutting table.

While it’s easy to assume you can just cut on the larger work surface that some [...]

By | November 5th, 2018|Categories: Horn Model 6440|Comments Off on Cutting Cabinets or Table – What Is The Right Size?

How Should I Determine The Best Height for my Sewing Cabinet?

Proper sewing cabinet height is a critical detail for anyone who spends long hours seated in front of a sewing machine.

Working on a surface that is the wrong height could predispose you to neck strain, back pain, and more.

That’s why it’s so important you know how to determine [...]

By | November 2nd, 2018|Categories: Horn Model 6350|Comments Off on How Should I Determine The Best Height for my Sewing Cabinet?

Christmas Is Coming – Sew These Easy Christmas Gifts!

It’s already fall and if you’re someone who creates beautiful things using a sewing machine, do you know what that means?

It means it’s time to start working on all those wonderful home-sewn Christmas presents you plan to give this year.

What’s that? You own a great Janome sewing machine [...]

By | November 1st, 2018|Categories: Sewing Machines|Comments Off on Christmas Is Coming – Sew These Easy Christmas Gifts!