Atelier 5 is the latest computerised sewing machine from Janome

Atelier 5 is Janome’s latest computerised sewing machine 

It has been designed to use for every type of sewing you can think of and comes with 3 optional kits – one for quilting, one for home furnishings and one for sewing.

The Atelier 5 has a 310mm (over 12in) long arm with 210mm right of the needle and an arm space of 120mm which gives ample space for the larger projects.

It features 170 stitches including 9mm wide stitch choice, 10 buttonholes and an alphabet. Stitch quality is great with speeds of 1,000 spm. The special built-in features will cope with anything sewing challenge that you throw at it from pivoting corners with the needle up/down option, controlling the maximum sewing speed for precision sewing tasks to trimming threads with the automatic thread cutter and threading the needle automatically.

The recommended price is £999. For more details visit the Janome website

Julie Bonnar