Janome Skyline S6

Original price was: $3,999.00.Current price is: $1,999.00.

The Janome Skyline S6 comes with 196 built-in stitches, including 10 one-step buttonholes and 1 font (4 alphabets) and is packed with features.


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

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Janome Skyline S6

  • Premium Sewing
  • Workspace 210mm/8.3″
  • Sewing speed 1,000SPM
  • AcuFeed System
  • 10.8Kg


The Janome Skyline S6 comes with 196 built-in stitches, including 10 one-step buttonholes and 1 font (4 alphabets). All sewists will enjoy the AcuFeed™ Flex Layered Fabric Feeding System and sewing speed up to 1,000 stitches per minute.

There are 6 LED lights in 3 locations, automatic thread cutter, superior needle threader, 9mm decorative stitches and 7 levels of foot pressure.  The LCD screen has 8 direct stitch selection keys with your commonly used everyday stitches plus easy access to functions – stitch elongation, twin needle setting, mirror image, stitch startover, machine lock and the set menu.

Inside the machine lid is the stitch chart with stitches placed together for their functionality – buttonholes, satin stitches, quilting stitches, decorative stitches, alphabets, etc.

For something different, Janome has included blue Janome bobbins with this model. All features on this model have been created with the sewist in mind – simply sit, sew and enjoy.


Work Space 210mm (8.3″) x 120mm (4.7″)
Sewing Speed up to 1000 stitches per minute
Pivot Function No
Easy Change Needle Plate Yes
Machine Screen LCD with backlight
Built-in Stitches 196
Stitch Width 9mm
Buttonholes 10
Stitch Tapering Function No
Needle Positions 91
Presser Foot Lift Button No
Foot Pressure Yes, dial 7 levels
Needle Threader Yes, superior
Upper Feed Device AcuFeed System (twin type, single available as optional)
Lighting 6 white LED lights
Machine Ports Remote thread cutter jack
Standard Sewing Feet 11
Extra Wide Table Optional
Built-in Memory No
Machine Size W504 x H316 x D236mm
Weight 10.8Kg
Free Arm Length 100mm from needle
Embossed Measures Yes, on the sewing bed
Quick Reference Stitch Chart in lid of machine
Stitch Length up to 5mm
Speed Control Slide Yes
Stitch Elongation Yes x5
Favourite Stitch No
Mirror Image Stitches Yes
Startover Yes, stitch will reset back to the beginning.
Bobbin Winder Yes
Set Menu personalise your machine functions via the Set Menu
Fonts in Normal Sew 1 font (Block with 4 alphabets)
AcuFeed Balance Dial Yes, when AcuFeed engaged allows you to adjust feed if the fabric is puckering on top or below
Drop Feed Yes
Superior Plus Feed System 7 piece feed dog; no more fabric slipping, puckering and shifting
Needle Plate has patented needle plate markings for precision sewing with needle drop position, angle marks and sewing guides in front of the sewing foot
Thread Cutter automatic programmable thread cutter; cuts top & bobbin thread at the same time, pulling top thread to underside
New Style Thread Guide This guide is located above the needle, designed for easier threading
Stop/Start Button can sew without foot control. Hold button when start sewing & machine sews slow, same at end of sewing press & hold button & machine will sew slow
Needle Up/Down Function you can set this function, needle can remain in down position in fabric when stop sewing or in up position
Auto Lock-off Stitch button locks off your stitching at the push of button
Lock Button a safety function which locks the machine, should be activated when threading, changing the needle  or changing sewing foot
Reverse Button Yes
Magnifier Optional, set of 3 AcuView magnifiers™ (1.2, 1.4, 1.6 lens)
Adjustable Knee Lifter raises/lowers the sewing foot
Upper Thread Sensor No
Bobbin Thread Sensor No
Software No
Storage large accessory box gives you front & under the free arm storage
Carry Handle long handle slots neatly around the top of machine
Janome Accessory Carrying Case No, optional
Foot Control Yes
Internal Frame rigid die-cast aluminium frame for stable sewing at high speeds


Janome Skyline S6 Brochure