Monthly Archives: April 2013

CAN I TURN MY PHOTOGRAPHS INTO EMBROIDERIES??????

George Clooney “immortalized” in thread! CAN I TURN MY PHOTOGRAPHS INTO EMBROIDERIES? I get asked this question quite frequently. There is a lot to be said for capturing memories and special people in mediums other than a jpeg photograph – which, of … Continue reading

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JUST ARRIVED …….OPEN TOE ACUFEED FLEX FOOT FOR EL760 & EL730 = 9mm machines

YES, YES, YES …….I KNOW you have been waiting.  Well wait no more – these feet have arrived !! Now don’t go giving your dealer a hard time….they have literally just arrived in our warehouse and so your dealer still has … Continue reading

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SEWING FOR SPECIAL LITTLE PEOPLE: PART 1 OF LIZ’S EASTER “SEWFEST”

I took a few extra days off around Easter recently planning to have a 5 day sewfest and ……would you believe it? The weather here in Vancouver, BC (where it is usually grey & wet this time of the year) was … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: INDYGO JUNCTION’S FABRIC FLOWERS BY AMY BARICKMAN

BOOK REVIEW: INDYGO JUNCTION’S fabric flowers by AMY BARICKMAN We all love flowers – some folk love to plant & grow them in the garden. Personally one of the best times of the year for me is when my daffodils & tulips … Continue reading

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GARMENT SEWING???? HERE’S A REVIEW OF SOME GREAT PATTERNS TO INSPIRE YOU TO SEW

Are your fingers itching to sew? Do you sometimes (or often?) feel like you just have to sit down at that ELNA sewing machine or you might go crazy? Well not literally but you know what I mean! I thought I’d … Continue reading

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SASKATCHEWAN STITCHES CONFERENCE FEATURED IN A NEEDLE PULLING THREAD MAGAZINE

JUST LANDED ON MY DESK YESTERDAY!! The Spring 2013 issue of A NEEDLE PULLING THREAD magazine. This is a Canadian publication that we are real proud of as there are not too many like it in Canada that we can … Continue reading

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PURPLE TIP NEEDLES?? WHAT ARE THESE FOR??

PURPLE TIP NEEDLES Did you get a pack of needles with your machine and notice a needle with a purple tip?? And not know what it was for? These purple tip needles have been around for a little while.  They are now … Continue reading

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