The Janome 234 is a quality entry level model offered at a fantastic price! This mechanical machine features 12 built-in stitches and a four-step buttonhole. Dial pattern selection and adjustable stitch length and zig zag width ensures ease of use. Great features like the free arm make it versatile for all types of sewing. Lightweight and easy to use, this is the perfect machine for a beginner and the price is just right!