Meet the Continental M7 from Janome

by Cathy Ellsaesser, posted on

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Janome knows that today’s sewists have changed the landscape of the sewing world. You have high expectations and want a machine that meets exacting criteria. Sewists, meet the Continental M7, a machine thoughtfully designed to meet your needs.

Janome Continental M7 Professional

Features of the Continental M7

Sewing Area

The Continental M7 has the largest sewing area in the industry, providing you with the room, light and line of sight necessary to create.

Sewing area dimensions on the Janome Continental M7

In addition, the 7″ high definition, color touch screen provides ergonomical and easy access and reading.

Janome Continental M7 Professional sewing machine touch screen

Computerized Needle Plate Converter

Easily switch and use the perfect needle plate for your project with the computerized one touch needle plate converter.

Continental M7 plate converter

Feed System

Feed Dogs

Check out the intelligent feed system where feed dogs stay down and out of the way until you start sewing. Then the feed dogs come up and perfectly grab the fabric.

Feed Dog illustration on Janome M7

AccuFeed Flex

Adjust feed balance digitally on the LCD screen — no dial needed. This system plus the proper presser foot flawlessly advances fabric from the top and bottom. As a result, you have easier and faster sewing.

Continental M7 accufeed

DC Brushless Motor

With the newly developed high power motor, the Continental M7 sews up to 1300 stitches per minute (spm). In addition, it can easily penetrate through up to 10 layes of 14oz denim. As a result, you get the powerful sewing ability that you deserve.

10 layers of denim

AcuSpark for the Continental M7

The AcuSpark app acts as a concierge, offering support and inspiring new ideas. So, if you’re not sure how to proceed with a stitch, setting or function, simply scan the QR code on the machine’s screen. Watch as the AcuSpark app on your phone or tablet (available for iOS and Android) provides instructions and tips. As a matter of fact, these correspond with the information being displayed on the M7’s screen for any setting or stitch selection.

Learn about each feature, stitch, sewing foot, and more, plus helpful tips to follow while sewing on the Continental M7. In addition, the App also shows beautifully illustrated pictures of the standard and optional accessories and provides usage details. Learn more.

Screen shots of the AcuSpark app from Janome

Note: AcuSpark’s content is also accessible without the use of a sewing machine.

Utilize the manual dual feed device to sew patterns other than U1 to U5 and Q1 to Q7 with these additional instructions.

Feet, Feet, More Feet and More

The Continental M7 comes with more feet than you’ll find in a busy shoe store! Included are:

  • 11 Utility Feet
  • 7 Free Motion Feet
  • 2 Professional grade HP Feet

There are also 3 needle plates, spool caps, bobbins, thread nets, and various tools.

Accessories that are included with the Janome Continental M7

The Continental M7 Keeps You in Stitches

Example of stitches on the Janome M7

Without a doubt, the perfect stitch for your project is right at your fingertips. Because the M7 has 400 built-in stitches that inclue 14 button holes and 5 fonts. Categories of stitches included are:

  • Utility
  • Buttonhole
  • Applique
  • Heirloom
  • Quilt
  • Satin
  • Bridge
  • Decorative
  • Long
  • Pictogram
  • Play

Need some help on sewing techniques using some of the stitches? Then check out the sewing applications available on the machine.

Sewing applications on the M7

Quilting on the Continental M7

As if all the throat space available for quilting wasn’t enough, this machine has a quilt block advisor built in. Specifically, this feature provides automatic calculation for 6 kinds of quilt patterns.

Quilt block advisor blocks

Come In For A Test Drive

The information above is just a peek into the features of the Janome Continental M7. Then again, the table below does not even list all of the amazing features of this professional machine.

Table of features of the Janome Continental M7

So, come into any one of our four locations and see this beauty in person and take a test drive. We know you’ll love it. It’s time to take your sewing to the next level and the Janome Continental M7 will take you there.


Megan McCabe

Congratulations! If you have any questions, we are here to support you. Hope you love your new machine!

Dorothy Kotik

I just bought the M7 yesterday, I’m excited and a bit nervous. Prayers Please ,that I can understand all this. A 50 year professional Tailor.

Cathy Ellsaesser

Please contact one of stores and they can get you the information on financing.

8601 W Cross Dr #P-1
Littleton, CO

15400 E. Smoky Hill Road
Aurora, CO

7330 W 88th Ave Unit J
Arvada, CO

5611 N Academy Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO

Martha Hertzberg

What are financing terms?