Updated October 24, 2018 by Melissa Harr

The 8 Best Long Arm Quilting Machines

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We spent 25 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top selections for this wiki. Once sewers are bitten by the quilting bug, it's a short leap to wondering about long-arm machines.These can create precise, admirable results and make the process easier, as you no longer have to struggle with wads of fabric. For those who are curious about this textile art, we've reviewed both simple and complex models that are appropriate for beginners to the more advanced. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best long arm quilting machine on Amazon.

8. Flynn Multi-Frame

7. Juki Quilt Virtuoso Pro

6. Juki TL-2000Qi

5. Singer Modern Quilter

4. Grace Q'nique 14 Plus

3. Juki TL-2010Q

2. Janome Memory Craft Horizon

1. Juki Sit Down

Editor's Notes

October 23, 2018:

Investigated Juki models, as this company is known as a provider of some of the best quilting machines, choosing the Sit Down (TL-2200QVP-S) as a top choice thanks to a blend of usability and reliability. Also selected Singer and Janome models for those who may not be ready to commit to a full-size long arm machine.


Melissa Harr
Last updated on October 24, 2018 by Melissa Harr

Melissa Harr is a language-obsessed writer from Chicagoland who holds both a bachelor of arts and master of arts in English. Although she began as a TEFL teacher, earning several teaching certificates and working in both Russia and Vietnam, she moved into freelance writing to satisfy her passion for the written word. She has published full-length courses and books in the realm of arts & crafts and DIY; in fact, most of her non-working time is spent knitting, cleaning, or committing acts of home improvement. Along with an extensive knowledge of tools, home goods, and crafts and organizational supplies, she has ample experience (okay, an obsession) with travel gear, luggage, and the electronics that make modern life more convenient.


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