Long Arm Quilting Machines

long arm quilting machines

long arm quilting machinesRising in popularity at the moment, the long arm quilting machines trend looks set to continue. Designed so you can complete fabulous quilts more easily, they can save you LOTS of time. You’ll be able to produce more quality quilts in a shorter space of time with a long arm machine.

As opposed to a regular quilting machine a long arm machine will allow pieces up to 18 inches on a side. The long arm quilting table can be 10 to 14 feet wide making it easy to create a very large quilt. Long stitches and large patterns become simple when the piece is being sewn. It’s the machine that moves, the fabric remains in one place. You do need a dedicated space to set up one of these machines; they are not fold up and put away items!

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Juki tl 2000qi Long Arm Quilting Machine

juki long arm quilting machine

Juki tl 2000qi Long Arm Quilting Machine

The Juki tl 2000qilong arm quilting machine is not strictly a long arm machine but is classed as one for domestic use. Juki is more well known for industrial machines and have produced theTL-2000Qi for the domestic market. It is marketed as a “high-quality sewing and quilting machine, portable and lightweight, constructed of aluminium die-casting to ensure industrial-quality sewing.” It has a large work area of 23 inches so can handle large quilts with ease.

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Janome Memory Craft

Janome Memory Craft 6600P

Janome Memory Craft

Janome have a few memory craft models available, today I’m going to be looking at the Janome Memory Craft 6600P. This is advertised as a machine for advanced sewing with advanced features and sewing speeds of up to 1000 stitches per minute. Many of the features are designed specifically for quilters including a 9” x 5” throat space. First let’s take a look at the functions and features.

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Brother PQ1500S High Speed Quilting and Sewing Machine

Brother PQ1500S High Speed Quilting and Sewing Machine

Brother PQ1500S High Speed Quilting and Sewing Machine

The Brother PQ1500S High-Speed Quilting and Sewing Machine is a domestic quilting sewing machine suitable for beginners and experienced quilters. With an array of functions and the fabulous price point, it would make a great addition to your sewing room. This sewing machine is a good machine for tackling your quilting projects and is great for larger quilts with the large throat space. It’s has a high-speed straight stitching function sewing up to 1,500 stitches per minute!

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