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Sewing machines

If you have never used a sewing machine, we are now able to offer a free half hour of instruction - this can be arranged after the purchase of your machine at a mutually convenient date and time.

Calico Kate is supporting Parkinson's Disease research by a donation to Parkinson's UK of 10.00 from the sale of each Janome Sewing Machine.

The machines shown below are currently in stock, but we are happy to order any other machine from the Janome range.

For full specifications of any machine,
please see the Janome website

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Janome 2200XT
Janome 2200XT: £189.00

22 built-in stitch choices
Auto 4-step buttonhole
Easy stitch selection
Variable stitch length
Quick foot conversion
Drop feed for freehand embroidery
Free arm for sewing cuffs etc.
2 Year Guarantee


Janome 3-24
Janome 3-24: £299.00

24 stitch choices
Auto 1-step buttonhole
Auto needle threader
Variable stitch length
Double lift presser foot for thicker fabric
Auto-stop bobbin-winder
Snap-on feet: zipper, hemmer, blind hem & satin stitch
Side thread cutter
Hard cover
2-year warranty


Janome 230DC

Janome 230DC £439.00

Light enough to carry to classes with plenty of stitch options for creating all kinds of projects.

The model 230DC has lots of easy to use features which make sewing a pleasure, it is the machine to grow with your skills and is both suitable for beginners and more experienced sewers. Fully computerised with stitches and settings at the touch of a button. No fuss threading with the auto needle threader and quick set bobbin. There's plenty of accessory storage and a soft cover for protection.

30 built-in stitches
3 styles of auto 1 step buttonhole
Top loading bobbin
Start/stop button
Maximum speed controller
Foot pressure adjustment
Lock stitch feature
Led lamp
Metal internal frame and metal needle plate
Extra wide table
Hard cover

Included accessories Automatic Buttonhole Foot (R)
Blind Hem Stitch Foot (G)
Extension Table 18" x 10"
Lint Brush
Overedge Foot (C) with brush
Satin Stitch Foot (F)
Screwdriver (3 Pronged)
Seam Ripper
Spool Base
Spool Cap (Small)
Spool Cap (Large)
Spool Pin (Spare)
Spool Pin Felt
Standard Foot (A) (Black Button)
Zipper Foot (E)
C-Foot Control
Power Cable
Bobbins x 4 (Plastic)
Needles (Organ 3 Pk size 14)
Hard Cover


Janome 5270 QDC
Janome 5270 QDC: £849.00 – Awaiting new stock

Light enough to carry to classes, with plenty of stitch options for creating all kinds of projects, the 5270 QDC is a jewel in the crown with exciting refined details for projects to shine. Using the knee lift will leave hands free for precise control and the included optic magnifiers will help every stitch be placed precisely.

Computerised Sewing Machine
270 built-in stitches: including 12 buttonholes + 100 letters, numbers and symbols, + 88 european letters
Aluminium Diecast Body
Superior needle threader
Auto thread cutter (scissors button)
Bright led light
3 x optic magnifiers included (x20, x40, x60)
Easy set bobbin
Start/stop button
Foot pressure adjustment
Knee lifter
Wide extension table
Detachable Fold Down Stitch Chart
Work Space: 170mm x 110mm
Hard cover
Machine Size: W406 x H302 x D175mm
Approximate Weight: 6.9kg



Janome 9300DX
Janome 9300DX: £329.00

Available to order

Standard 3 & 4 Thread Overlocker
Easy Rolled Hem Conversion (No Plate Change)
Maximum Stitch Length: 4mm
Maximum Sewing Speed: 1500 s.p.m. (appx.)
Adjustable Cutting Width
Seam Width (Wide): 5.7mm
Seam Width (Standard): 3.5mm
Needle Guard Front & Back
Rolled Hem: 2.0mm
Retractable Upper Knife
Differential Feed Ratio: 0.5 to 2.2
Colour Coded Threading Guide
Snap On Presser Feet
Machine Size: W280 x D260 x H280mm
Approximate Weight: 8kg

The Janome 9300DX gives you a wide range of overlocking features in a compact machine. Its sturdy design and precise Janome stitch performance ensures a professional finish every time.

It comes pre-threaded and has a built-in rolled hem feature (no plate change) for easy changeover. The differential feed prevents puckering and stretching, and can be used for fun special effects and the upper knife can be deactivated for decorative sewing. Colour coded paths make threading so easy. Other features include whisper-quiet operation and an electronic foot control.


Janome 6234XL
Janome 6234XL: £549.00

As used on The Great British Sewing Bee!

2, 3 & 4 Thread Overlocker
Easy Rolled Hem Conversion (No Plate Change)
Maximum Stitch Length: 5mm
Needle Guard Front & Back
Lay-in Thread Tension Dials
Seam Width (Wide): 5.7mm
Seam Width (Standard): 3.5mm
Adjustable Cutting Width
Maximum Sewing Speed: 1500 s.p.m. (approx.)
Retractable Upper Knife
Rolled Hem: 2.0mm
Colour Coded Threading Guide
Differential Feed Ratio: 0.5 to 2.25
Lower Looper Easy Threading Mechanism
Snap On Presser Feet
Soft Dust Cover
Lower Looper Pre-Tension Setting (Rolled Hems)
Size: W320 x D290 x H280mm
Weight: 8kg


Please note: We do not supply Janome branded sewing machines or overlockers to customers residing outside the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. The warranty on Janome products sold by ourselves is limited to these territories.