Good Bye Career, Hello Life….

What’s sewing got to do with it, you ask? A lot. Let me go into it a bit more…. In my former life as a fashion designer holding a senior position, I was working at a family-run boutique fashion house. I was involved in everything from hiring staff, training them and retaining them, retail sales…

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The Latest Winner of Janome is…..

We’ve Saved the Best til Last.  You’ve all been waiting for this, I know….. the million dollar question is: Who Won??!!      Congratulations, Lisa D. (from QLD)!! You know who you are & your prize is on its way!     Congratulations, Lisa D! And just in case the news wasn’t what you wanted to hear…  …

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My First Sewing Machine

  I celebrated my birthday recently, and it got me thinking about the most memorable present – my very own sewing machine – on my 15th birthday. I first got bitten by the sewing bug in primary school – hand sewing little felt toys. This continued well into high school when hand stitching just wasn’t…

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