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Date: 9/11/13 6:09 PM

Elna recently announced 2 new machines, the Expressive 900 and the Expressive 860. Not much information about them but here are the pictures Elna machines

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Date: 9/11/13 9:59 PM

Clicked on the picture and more information came up on the screen for both models.

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Date: 9/11/13 11:35 PM

Any idea of MSRP? I may have to make a call and see if my local dealer has a demo.

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Date: 9/12/13 0:56 AM

I love elnas!!

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Date: 9/12/13 1:00 AM

Looks like these are the Elna versions of the Janome Horizon 12000 and 9900.

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Date: 9/12/13 11:03 AM

Maia, I was wondering about the Janomes. I found that Elnas add a few extra things; of course their price tag is a bit more than the Janomes too. This looks like a nice machine!

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Date: 9/13/13 11:13 AM

Janome makes Elnas so basically it's the same machine.

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Date: 9/13/13 1:04 PM

And GM makes Chevys and Cadillacs.

What difference does it make?

Buy what you like.

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Date: 9/13/13 3:01 PM

Yup. And the Elnas DO have some extra nice touches.And for some reason they are always pretty. Love the pretty.

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Date: 9/13/13 3:34 PM

I saw the short bed version of that machine (the 860) - at a janome dealer. I thought it was interesting they have a market for a short bed computerized machine.. Maybe its sorta like a match to the 580. It comes with embroidery and a 9 mm stitch.

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