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Janome J3-18 sewing machine

Advantages: Simple to use, 18 stitch selection, 4 step auto button hole, easy threading
Disadvantages: None

This is my first machine as I started sewing about 3 months ago. I cannot praise this machine enough - it's an entry model yet incorporates so many features including 18 stitches, 4 step auto buttonhole and really simple threading guide. On first opening ...

Pea79 04.01.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Janome J3 - 18 Sewing Machine

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Make do and mend!

Advantages: everything you need to start
Disadvantages: tension problems

I have always had sewing machines, from being a young woman I liked to customise my dresses and make my own clothes. As I have got older I have earned the name supermum as I am constantly taking up hem lines, shortening trousers, customising tops and gene ...

dobbysmum 04.09.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Janome J3 - 24 Sewing Machine

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It's sew easy

Advantages: Easy to thread and use, good instruction leaflet, ideal for a starter machine
Disadvantages: None

I hadn't had a sewing machine for years but I used to have one and I did use it a lot. I think it was the last time we moved house which was about eleven years ago when I got rid of my last one and just hadn't got round to replacing it, and I think it wa ...

lucie2511 28.08.2014 · Read full review
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Janome Memory Craft 11000

Advantages: Excellent stich quality, user friendly, reliable
Disadvantages: haven't found any yet

...I originally compared sewing/embroidery machines and came down to a choice between the Husqvarna Designer SE and the Janome 11000. I then chose the Husqvarna designer SE as it had more features (I thought) even though it was more expensive. It soon beca ...

susheppard 02.11.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Janome MemoryCraft 11000 Sewing & Embroidery

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Janome Memorycraft 11000, Dreams and nightmares

Advantages: Solid, hardwearing, does it all.
Disadvantages: A very heavy machine, a lot of information to get to grips with

I have had this machine for a few months now. It has a totally mind boggling array of functions some of which are still eluding me. Instructions :- I was expecting to receive something the size of an encyclopaedia with this machine in order to expla ...

ssher42 09.10.2009 · Read full review
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