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See Jones at the Eastern Idaho State Fair

Normally, I’d say the best place to find a new vacuum or sewing machine would be at a Jones Sew & Vac store in Idaho. This week, however, you’ll find the greatest deals possible at our booth at the Eastern Idaho State Fair! We love the Eastern Idaho State Fair. It’s always packed with amazing […]

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13 Sewing Hacks That Will Blow Your Mind

Sewing, whether by hand or by machine, is a craft that requires skill and patience. In our homes, space and organization is at a premium. With piles of fabric, accessories, patterns, and thread everywhere, I’m a big fan of strategies that help you stay organized and make you more efficient. Over time, the experts at […]

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The Sewing Machine Comparison Guide

Are you trying to find the best sewing or embroidery machine? Knowing what machine is the best can depend on what type of work you plan on doing, your budget, and your skill level. The experts at Idaho’s top sewing stores, Jones Sew & Vac, can help you find the sewing machine that best matches […]

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Common Sewing Machine Ailments 101

I hope that you’re just here out of curiosity and not because your sewing machine is giving you problems. I’ve worked with sewing machines of all types, ages, and brands, and I understand that they can be a complicated piece of machinery. With so many moving parts, sometimes things go wrong. Whether it’s uneven stitches […]

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The Top 10 Gifts Men DON’T Want For Christmas

Are you having trouble finding a gift for him? I think that, in general, men are pretty easy to shop for. Aim for something practical and you’re probably on the right track. But just like women constantly receiving bath oils, candles, and perfume, men often receive gifts that, while well-intentioned, don’t quite hit what the […]

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Top 7 Things To Do in Eastern Idaho

Whether you are an ancestor of western pioneers or you’ve only recently settled into the area, you might not be aware of just how much there is to do in Eastern Idaho. The areas around Idaho Falls and Pocatello are especially rich in natural attractions. Here are seven of my top recommendations for those looking […]

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