Janome 6500P Review

Janome memory craft 6500P is a trendy sewing machine of Janome brand. It has a lot of rich features and powerful features. And also, as it is a machine produced by Janome, it has excellent after-sale service.

First, let me introduce the brand of Janome for you. As early as 1935, Janome trademark was established. And until now, it has produced sewing machines for almost 1000 years. In the production history of Janome, it has acquired a lot of brilliant achievement. For instance, it had created the first computerized machine for home use, and it is also the first manufacturer who offered long-arm quilting machines for home use. Thus, Janome is a creative brand. Besides, as the Janome brand has a long history of producing sewing machine, its after-sale service is valuable to be trusted. There is no need for you to worry that your manufacturer will break down when you are still using its machine. Janome will offer you continuous service.

Then, I want to introduce Janome 6500P’s situation briefly. It is a powerful computerized embroidery machine, suitable for small business use. In the below article, I will review it to you from several angles.

janome 6500p reviews


Basic Parameters:

  • Brand: Janome
  • Size: 28 x 24.6 x 20.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 47.3 pounds
  • Item Weight: 36.4 pounds
  • Item Model Number: SVDMC6500PBONUSBUNDLE
  • The Number of Built-in Stitches: 135
  • Maximum Sewing Speed: 1000spm
  • Warranty: 25 years

The Summary of Janome Memory Craft 6500P Reviews

Janome memory craft 6500P is a computerized sewing machine of Janome brand, designed for home or home business use. Whether it’s the appearance or its inherent features, the 6500P is perfect.

First, it is unlike the usual sewing machine. Actually, it is a computerized sewing machine which can show your sewing talents in a wide range of materials. Thus, to some extent, Janome 6500P is a professional sewing machine. It provides almost all the necessary and excellent elements, speed, precision, and so on.

On the one hand, it has an ample throat space so that you can sew on more extensive quilts. On the other hand, 6500P’s easy-to-use accessories are also very eye-catching, like an automatic threader cutter. With their help, your sewing work will be more smooth and quick. However, as the rich product and high quality, the price of 6500P will not be cheap.

In conclusion, Janome 6500P is a valuable sewing machine. If you purchase this machine, you will find the price of it can match its quality. However, it is only suitable for professional sewers, not beginners. It may be difficult for a novice to control.

Special Features of Janome Memory Craft 6500P

In this part, I will introduce the key features of Janome Memory Craft 6500P, including advantages and disadvantages.


Positive Features


High Speed

Janome 6500P has a higher sewing speed, 100spm, ensuring you can achieve your sewing tasks as soon as you can. It is a very time-saving function, especially for a sewing business. With its help, you can complete more orders in a fixed time. And also, you can make more money.

Suitable for Quilters

Janome 6500P has a lot of useful features for quilting.

First, it has a larger throat space, 9” x 5”, providing you the possibility to sew on large projects, like quilts. Besides, 6500P has an advanced feed mechanism for thick materials. It means that the needle can pierce thicker fabrics. So even if you want to sew a thick quilt, it can help you achieve it. Additionally, there are also 5 blanket stitches for applique, hand-look quilt stitch, and knee lifter. All of these features make Janome 6500P an excellent machine for quilting.


The Janome 6500P has a series of stitches. It has 135 different built-in stitches covering decorative, darning, covering and heirloom stitches (and seven one-step automatic buttonholes). On a flip chart that can be folded from the back of the machine, you can find all of these designs. This is a great and convenient function, as you have so many designs to use.

In addition, Janome is often known for the precision of stitching. The Janome 6500P has a total of 71 impressive needle drop positions (including 15 left and right needle positions). All of these features will help you complete a better sewing work.

Fashionable look

The Janome 6500P has a very sleek, minimalist look, great for both home and studio. In addition, this sewing machine is also very durable. You will find this when you use it for a long time. Besides, its LCD screen is very eye-catching, you can easily select and view the stitching options.

Although the machine weighs 36.4 pounds, it doesn’t look too bulky and even looks very light. Maybe it is a flexible fat man…

Easy to use

Although considering the quality and price of the Janome 6500P, I think it is suitable for professional sewers. But for beginners, the Janome 6500P is easy to use if you are not afraid of its diverse and complex features.

First of all, the Janome 6500P is equipped with convenient functions such as automatic thread cutters and automatic threaders. This can help you get started quickly and save time on these trivial tasks. In addition, it has an easy to use threader. Just with 3 easy steps, you can thread easily, saving you a lot of time. Another time-saving feature is the independent bobbin winder motor, which allows you to wrap the bobbin during continuous sewing. When you need to wrap another bobbin, you don’t need to stop and release the machine.

These are very time-saving and convenient features that can help you get the job done better.


Negative features


Not Portable

From the list of parameters, we can know Janome 6500P is not a lightweight sewing machine, so it is not easy for you to take it out of the studio. The weight of it is 36.4 pounds. Thus, it is only suitable for the people who just want to use the sewing machine at home or studio, not the people who want to take the device out.

Dim Sewing Light

When we are trying this machine, we find that this machine’s light is really somber. Thus, Janome 6500P is not suitable for using in dark conditions. And besides, additional light is required if you want to work in dim situations.

Pros and Cons

  • Powerful functions
  • Heavy duty
  • High sewing speed
  • Suitable for quilting
  • Automatic needle threader
  • Durable
  • Dim sewing light
  • Not portable
  • Not really suitable for beginners


Accessories of Janome 6500P

janome 6500p accessories

  • 18-inch x 24-inch Extension Table
  • Bobbins
  • Set of Needles
  • Spool Holder (large)
  • Spool Holder (small)
  • Quilting Bar
  • Quilting Bar for Walking Foot
  • Accessory Box
  • Felt, Knee Lifter
  • Foot Control
  • Instruction Book
  • Lint Brush
  • Seam Ripper
  • Screwdriver
  • 1/4 inch Seam Foot O
  • Automatic Buttonhole Foot R
  • Blind Hem Foot G
  • Cloth Guide with Screw
  • Cording Foot H
  • Darning Foot P2
  • Open Toe Satin Stitch Foot F2
  • Open Toe Walking Foot
  • Overcast Foot M
  • Overedge Foot C
  • Rolled Hem Foot D
  • Satin Stitch Foot F
  • Zig-Zag Foot A
  • Zipper Foot E



In all, Janome memory craft 6500P is a computerized suitable for professionals and home business use. You should choose this sewing machine according to your requirements. I hope this review can help you when you are selecting the Janome memory craft 6500P.


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