Janome Jem Gold 660

Janome 660 Front ViewNeed to sew on the go? Convenience and compact mobility merge to create the Janome Jem Gold 660. Quality features like a horizontal, full-rotary hook and a jam-proof, drop-in bobbin ensure a reliable and secure experience. Handy add-ons include a one-handed thread cutter, quick foot conversion, an integrated needle threader, and safeguarded needle insertion. Weighing in at twelve pounds, this machine comes with 8 stitches—2 stretch stitches and a built-in buttonhole. The Jem Gold 660 is built with Janome’s usual high-standard quality and durability, making this ¾-size machine a marvelous choice for a beginner or quilting classes.

12-Stitch Compact Lightweight Sewing & Quilting Machine

The Janome Jem Gold 660 is lightweight and compact sewing and quilting machine. It comes with a built-in needle threader and a drop in bobbin which means jam proof for its users. It is has 8 stitches, which includes 2 stretch stitches and a built-in buttonhole. Due to its light weight (12lbs), the Janome Jem Gold 660 is ideal for taking to classes or to with you on holidays. It is a very durable machine which makes it perfect for the beginning sewer or the experienced.



This machine has a built-in needle threader which makes threading the machine easy, efficient and without straining your eyes.

Magnetic Type Horizontal Full Rotary Hook

The rotary hook system in this machine is advanced. It is jam proof, top loading and full rotary. With these features all your stitches will be flawless no matter what the material you are working with. This system also lets you insert your bobbins quickly and easily. And the cover is transparent so you can always have an idea of how much thread you have left.

Foot Conversion

With one button, you can effortlessly remove the foot. To attach another foot, simply lower the foot lifter until the new foot snaps on.

One Hand Thread Cutter

Easily cut those thread tails with one swift motion.


This machine has a full rotary pattern selector dial and a tension dial. The pattern selector lets you choose the stitch you want. And the tension dial helps with threading.

Additional Features

Extension Table and Free Arm

These features ensure you have a spacious sewing space. And the table allows you to neatly store and hideaway all your sewing accessories.

Easy Stitch Selection Using the Rotary Selector Dial

Zigzag stitch patterns
Straight stitch
Buttonhole stitch

Presser Foot Lifter.
Very accessible so moving the presser foot up and down is done easily.

Concealed Tension Dial.
Controlled with your fingertip and easy threading.

Needle Insertion Device
This ensures that you insert the needle correctly every time.

Reverse Stitch Lever.
Located on the front panel of the machine, so you can easily reverse your stitch.

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Full Details

This machine can do:

  • 9 stitches including buttonhole

  • 4-step buttonhole

  • Maximum zigzag width of 5 mm

  • Maximum stitch length of 4 mm

More features are:

  • Free arm

  • Needle threader

  • Snap-on presser foot.

  • Extra-high presser foot lift

  • Foot controller

  • Thread cutter

  • Marking on needle plate (inches and metric)

  • Lay-in thread tension control

  • Slit thread take up lever

  • Automatic declutch bobbin winder

  • Magnetic type full rotary hook

  • Horizontal spool pin

  • Lamp

  • Power switch

  • Skeleton body construction

Standard Accessories

The Janome Jem Gold 660 comes with:

  • Needles

  • 3 bobbins

  • Feet: overedge foot C; transparent buttonhole foot B; zigzag Foot A

  • Spool holder: small; large

  • Seam ripper

  • Screwdriver