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    Janome J3-18 Sewing Machine

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    The Janome J3-18 Sewing Machine is an ideal lightweight, front loading machine which is convenient for home use. It includes 18 stitches, a four step buttonhole and a Sewing Speed:of 750 s.p.m..

    It is a really simple to use two dial machine, one for stitch selection and the other for adjusting stitch length. There are also 8 stretch stitches to choose from. Threading is no longer a dreaded chore because the easy to follow numbered thread path gets you down to the needle where the built in needle threader gets the job done in seconds.

    By removing the detachable storage box the machine convenients to free arm allowing easy access to difficult areas and is ideal for sewing sleeves and trouser legs. The extra height foot lifter increases the height of the foot and allows for extra bulky fabrics.

    It has 2 pull up/push down spool pins for ease of use and safe storage, also the twin spool pins allows you to be creative using twin needles. All this plus quick foot change, a reverse stitch lever, a side thread cutter and drop feed facility for free hand embroidery.


    • 18 Built in stitch choices
    • Auto 4 step buttonhole
    • Variable stitch length
    • Quick foot conversion
    • Free arm for sewing cuffs etc
    • Bulky and multiple fabrics can be sewn with ease using the high presser foot lifter.
    • The Drop Feed feature offers free hand embroidery.
    • Built in Needle Threader for easy threading.


    This is a user friendly and affordable sewing machine that provides a great introduction to sewing. With Janome’s excellent reliability and fine stitch quality coming as standard you can’t go wrong with this nifty machine.

    This machine is Category A - Front loading machines (5mm width - short shank).

    Get creative today for only £219.00

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    FEATURES OF Janome J3-18 Sewing Machine


    18 Built in Utility & Decorative stitches

    Buttonhole Type

    Manual 4 step buttonhole, 1 style

    Stitch Length

    Maximum Stitch Length: 4mm

    Stitch Width

    Maximum Stitch Width: 5mm

    Drop Feed

    Drop Feed for free hand embroidery

    Needle Threader

    For easy threading of the needle

    Free Arm

    Converts from a Flat bed to Free-arm

    Metal Chassis

    Light enough for transportation

    Front Loading Bobbin

    Vertical Front-Load Bobbin System


    Bayonet Light Bulb to illuminate the sewing area

    Sewing Enthusiast

    Ideal for beginners who want to start sewing


    Six Point Feed Dog

    Built in Storage

    Feet, Bobbins, Needles, Screwdriver, Seam Ripper

    Sewing Speed

    750 s.p.m.

    Twin Needle Capability

    Useful for creating parallel and decorative stitches

    Needle Position

    Variable Needle Positions

    Arm space

    16cm From Right of the Needle


    Weight 6kg approx

    Approx Dimensions

    W 39cm x H 29cm


    Wide range of accessories available as additional extras

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    • Zig Zag Foot
    • Buttonhole Foot
    • Screwdriver
    • Set of Needles
    • Seam Ripper
    • Bobbins
    • Soft cover
    • Operational Manual
    • Foot Control

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    • I am reluctantly looking for a new sewing machine now my old (1974) machine has given up the brave fight. I am looking for a machine that is capable of sewing everything from lace and silk to leather and denim..... Is the Janome J3-18 able to cope with such a varied task??? I make everything from clothing and costumes through to bags and re-upholstering... This is the first machine i have bought and need some advice.. Thanks in advance.

      1 Answer
      • I have the Janome J3-20 which is the same machine with a few extra stitches that I have not used at all, I purchased my machine 2 years ago and love it.

        All my sewing is mostly done for my grandchildren I have done various types of sewing from hemming, cutains and even a wedding dress. the machine has coped with all sorts of fabrics and have never played up.

        Will reccomend the Janome brand to anyone.


        Pat Simmons

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    Janome J3-18 Sewing Machine REVIEWS

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    Posted on GUR Sewing Machines
    Rebecca Adams on 28 March 2018

    Very impressed with GUR. Ordered online and sewing machine delivered next day - a number of emails to keep me updated on where the order was up to, including an email on the morning of delivery telling me in what hour of the day the delivery would happen - and it did arrive in that hour. Not come across this with any other online retailer! Price seemed average for online retailers - I could not find it cheaper elsewhere.

    Posted on GUR Sewing Machines
    Nis on 16 May 2013

    Got this machine two weeks ago. took me ages to decide which machine to go for, the sales team was very helpful. they recommended this one in my case and i love it , easy to use not noisy and got it next day.

    Posted on GUR Sewing Machines
    Mrs Ashton on 15 May 2013

    Lovely machine, easy to use and I was very happy with the delivery time.

    Posted on GUR Sewing Machines
    Debbie on 28 February 2013

    I was recommended this machine by a friend, i purchased this machine and I'm very happy, this machine does the job really well.

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    Janome 2 Year Warranty included
    for Janome J3-18 Sewing Machine

    Great before and after sales service comes as standard when you buy a sewing machine from us at GUR Sewing Machines.

    Your new product would have gone through the manufactures quality control before been delivered to you.

    In the unlikely event you experience a problem with your sewing machine, overlocker or embroidery machine for the duration of your warranty, please contact us via email quoting your order number and a brief description of the fault.

    • We will then arrange a telephone call with you to go through some simple diagnostics with you. Often this helps to rectify the problem over the phone quicker.
    • We will repair your machine as swiftly as possible. We will arrange to collect your product. Please retain your original sewing machine box and polystyrene inserts as this will ensure it is protected during transit.
    Warranty Registration

    There is no need to register your warranty.

    Please keep your receipt as proof of purchase.

    The product warranty is nontransferable should the machine be sold or given away at a later date.


    When this Warranty does not Apply

    What’s Covered? Bona-fide faults …. as per the manufactures guarantee. 
    What’s not Covered? Warranty excludes wilful damage, misuse, repairs caused by overuse or repairs made necessary use. Please note “consumables items” such as belts, bulbs, needle threaders, bobbin cases, loopers, overlock knives, needle plates, bobbins and needles etc as stated on the manufactures guarantee document, your warranty is deemed invalid if your machine has been used for commercial purposes.

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