Janome JR1012


The Janome JR1012 is an ideal sewing machine for beginners and with 58 built in stitches is the perfect companion for the developing sewist.


We also stock a range of accessories and spare parts for this machine.

Need help? Call us on 0411 789 144 and speak to one of our machine experts.

Janome JR1012

  • Mechanical Operation
  • Perfect Beginner’s Model
  • Free Arm Convertible
  • Easy Stitch Selection
  • Durable Die-Cast Frame


A Janome sewing machine is the perfect companion for the developing sewist. The Janome JR1012 is an ideal sewing machine for beginners.

Fast, yet precise, this model features a solid metal frame and is jammed packed with functions. 58 stitches, from 12 built-in stitches including a 4-step buttonhole.

This front bobbin loading machine has denim sewing capabilities so is perfect for those mending and alterations jobs but can also create sewing projects right from their beginning.


  • 58 Stitch functions
  • 12 Built-in stitches inc. buttonhole
  • 4-Step Buttonhole
  • Stitch Width – up to 5mm on ZigZag only
  • Stitch Length – up to 4mm
  • Clip-on feet for quick changeovers
  • Darning Plate
  • Foot Control
  • Needle plate seam guidelines with both inches & millimetres
  • Extra-high presser foot lift
  • Heavy duty seamless die-cast metal frame
  • Free arm/ flatbed capability
  • Twin needle capability
  • Included Feet: ZigZag Foot & Buttonhole Foot
  • Instruction Manual
Weight 7.5 kg
Dimensions 44 × 23 × 34 cm
Machine Cover Optional
Stop Start Button No
Stitch Width Up to 5mm
Stitch Selection Stitch Selector Dial
Shank Height Low Shank
Shank Low Shank
Sewing Speed Up to 820 SPM
Reverse Lever
Needle Up Down Function No
Needle Threader No, Optional (Hand Held)
Needle System HA x 1 (Sharp / Universal)HA x 1SP (Ballpoint)
Lighting Yes
Acufeed No
Instruction Manual Included
Free Arm Length 80mm from needle
Foot Control 3 pin Foot pedal and power cord
Feed System 4 piece feed dog
Drop Feed Darning Plate
Brand Janome
Bobbin Case Type Front Loading
Automatic Thread Cutter No
Adjustable Knee Lifter No
Adjustable Foot Pressure No
Storage Free Arm accessory box


Janome JR1012 Brochure


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