Our new monthly series: Janome Machine model of the month sure generated suggestions for which models you would like to see in this slot. We will try to accommodate your requests though we will be concentrating on new and current models for the next little while……mainly as we have so many NEW ones to share with you…….but please stay tuned for your favourite model. This month we feature the brand new Janome Skyline S6 

We already have a range of Janome Skyline models: the S3; S5; S7 and S9.…….we welcome an addition to this very popular line of machines: the Skyline S6 with our new and very pleasing Indigo blue colour accents.

The Skyline S6 boasts the following great features:

  • 196 Built-In Stitches
  • 10 One-Step Buttonholes
  • 4 Alphabets
  • Top Loading 9mm Full Rotary Hook
  • 91 Needle Positions
  • 6 Ultra-Bright LED lights
  • Automatic Thread Tension
  • Built-In Advanced Needle Threader
  • Backlit Digital LCD Screen
  • Easy Set Bobbin
  • Easy Bobbin Winding Plate with Thread Cutter
  • Memorized Needle Up/Down
  • Automatic Presser Foot Lift
  • Automatic Thread Cutter
  • AcuFeed™ Flex Layered Fabric Feeding System  
  • One-Step Needle Plate Conversion
  • the same extra space for all manner of sewing projects – 8.25 inches of working machine bed space to the right of the needle.
  • New threading guide #7

  • the bobbins and scissors which come with the machine are blue…we like this thoughtful detail.

As usual, the feet and accessories which come with the S6 are generous and practical


If you have not had a chance to see or try out this wonderful new addition to the Skyline range?…… do pop into the Janome booth next month (March) at the Victoria show or Abbotsford show. We will be very happy to show it to you………Or visit your local Janome dealer for more information about this model.



About Liz Thompson

I am the National Education Manager for Janome & Elna Canada and I LOVE to sew! I have been employed full time in the sewing and quilting industry for over 30 years so I bring a wealth of sewing knowledge & expertise to this blog. I enjoy all forms of sewing from quilting to sewing garments to machine embroidery and software. Pretty much everything in my life is seen through the eyes of a passionate sewer! I am constantly on the look out for fun, innovative and inspiring ideas to share with you all on this blog. I also love to sew, read, knit , crochet, travel and spend time with my family and friends.
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  1. GodsLittleLambs says:

    Hi, I just purchased an S6 but most information and extra parts I find is about S5 and S7. Are the bobbins and other items like feet the same for an S6 as well as S5 and 7?


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