Longarm Quilting Machine

BERNINA Q 20 on Table – the Sit-down Model for Longarm Quilting

The BERNINA Q 20 is designed, engineered, and assembled in Switzerland and comes standard as a sit-down model machine. The generous longarm depth and height provide ample space for managing your larger quilts. Quilt larger quilts than on a domestic machine. The Q 20 offers less footprint in your sewing room. Undecided? The Q 20 can be upgraded to a frame model machine at any time.

From the Very First Stitch, You will Appreciate the Thought Behind Every Detail.

  • BERNINA Longarm Stitch Regulation Play

    BERNINA Longarm Stitch Regulation

    Master hand-guided quilting quickly with the assistance of the integrated BERNINA Longarm Stitch Regulator available on both sit-down and frame models. Equipped with dual optical sensors, one on each side of the stitch hole in the needle plate, the BERNINA Longarm Stitch Regulator allows for very precise sensing of machine and fabric movement. Simple to activate and customizable using the machine’s touch screen, the BERNINA Longarm Stitch Regulator keeps your stitches even and consistent regardless of how simple or complex your quilt motif may be. Choose between three BSR modes one of which is basting. A manual mode with no stitch regulation is also available.
  • Unique user interface Play

    Unique user interface

    BERNINA brings the best of the domestic machine world to the Longarm world with a simple to navigate color touch screen. Totally customizable, it includes useful functionalities with a stitch counter and built-in tutorial.
  • Unique threading path and integrated bobbin winder

    Unique threading path and integrated bobbin winder

    The forward position of the thread stand is easy to reach and the threading path simple to follow. The integrated bobbin winder is just one of the small details that make this machine unique.
  • Unique tension control

    Unique tension control

    The BERNINA longarm models offer the industry’s only presser foot tension release for threading ease. The exclusive tension system features numeric tension settings making it very easy to use a variety of thread types with success.
  • Speed


    With 2,200 stitches per minute for hand-guided quilting, you will complete more quilts quicker than ever.
  • Built-in needle threader

    Built-in needle threader

    Quick and easy threading of the needle thanks to the semi-automatic needle threader.
  • LED lighting

    LED lighting

    LED lighting along the length of the machine and above the needle illuminates the quilt for enhanced visibility. The brightness is dimmable or can even be turned off, an especially helpful option when working with white thread on white fabric.
  • Large quilting space

    Large quilting space

    The BERNINA Q 20 offers 20" throat space to master big quilting projects on the highest level of comfort.
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BERNINA Longarm Accessories

BERNINA offers a wide range of longarm accessories, which fit your longarm quilting machine and table.

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Table for BERNINA Q 20: Form and Function

Table for BERNINA Q 20: Form and Function

The BERNINA Q 20 comes standard as a sit-down model machine. The table is designed to elegantly handle the speed and weight of the Q 20 for optimal performance with style. 

  • Table size basic: 0,90 × 1,60 m
  • Working height adjustable: 0,82 to 1,28 m
  • Total weight incl. Q 20: 125 kg
  • Color: white
  • Generous storage space
  • Drawer: optional

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