This superb low cost Janome 217-S machine is built with 14 stitch,es including a simple 4 step buttonholer, producing perfect buttonholes in 4 easy steps. It has a front loading oscillating hook system which is quick to load, auto-stop bobbin winding, retractable spool pins that recess for storage and soft cover to protect the machine from dust and dirt.
Snap-On feet, a push button reverse lever, and recessed tension unit for lay-in threading, it’s a budget priced product in a lightweight package that will suit the occasional sewer. Stitch length is adjustable, offers a good range of stitches, including stretch and an overlock stitch as well as having the ability to use twin needles.
Janome 217-S is a lightweight machine making it easier to transport, plus with a front loading bobbin case. It's an ideal starter machine as it's easy to use.
The detachable storage box converts the flat bed into a convenient free arm and allows easy access to difficult areas like sleeves and trouser legs, extra height foot lifter doubles the height of the foot and allows for extra bulky fabrics and the independent stitch length adjustment increases the versatility.
The Janome 217-S also has 2 handy pull up/push down spool pins for ease of use and safe storage and because there are 2, you can really be creative using twin needles.
A darning plate is included for darning, freehand embroidery or for sewing buttons. Quality is first class, it feels and sews like a more expensive product.
- Nice and quiet when sewing on heavy or lightweight fabrics
- Auto de-clutch bobbin winding
- Good quality utility 14 Built in stiches