Jan 21 15
One of the most important things about ruler work is having access to a reliable and safe ruler foot. Unfortunately, most home sewing machine manufacturers are behind on this, so most home sewers don’t have access yet to a ruler foot. Thanks to Amy Johnson of Amy’s Free Motion Quilting Adventures Blog, we’re learning about some ruler foot options that would not have otherwise occurred to us. I’ve now experimented with the Janome Convertible Foot and the ruler toe attachment on 5 models of Pfaff sewing machines as well as the Babylock Ellisimo and the Brother Quattro and had fabulous results! These 2 Janome parts may also work on your machine so we made a video that will show you each step I performed to use these parts on the aforementioned machines.
All of the aforementioned machines are low shank machines and I ordered the following 2 parts from Allbrands.com:
1. Janome Convertible Foot for Low Shank machines:
2. Janome Free Motion Quilting Foot Set:
(Remember, determine if your machine is low shank vs high shank before you order anything!) Now here’s the video that shows every single thing I did for all these machines: