The Janome 2222 is a quality entry level model offered at a fantastic price! This mechanical machine features 22 built-in stitches and a one-step buttonhole. This is a full featured model with stitch width, stitch length and pattern selector, each with independent controls. A Free arm for sewing cuffs and patches, drop feed dog lever for sewing on buttons or darning, a convenient carry handle and an Instruction Book in English/ Spanish/ French. Two retractable vertical spool pins! (Dust Cover included). Lightweight and easy to use, this is the perfect machine for a beginner and the price is just right! An economical alternative to the Jem Gold w/ a top drop in bobbin w/ horizontal rotary hook. Lightweight and compact size makes it a great travel machine or gift for college bound students.