We are an authorized dealer of Handi Quilter machines and we offer the Handi Quilter Simply Sixteen and Amara with Pro-Stitcher for rental in our shop.
Handi Quilter Education Events - May & September 2019
The Sewing Cafe is pleased to host Audrey Vrooman one of Handi Quilter’s National Educators for 3 days of Quilting Education. June 20, 21 & 22 2019. These events are for everyone who loves to quilt no matter what type of machine you quilt on! Call for more details. Or check our calendar here.
On September 25 & 26 & 27, 2019, Sue Patten from Handi Quilter will be here for an evening trunk show, then 2 full days of education. Also for everyone who loves to quilt, no matter what type of machine you quilt on! Book your calendars.
Long Arm Rental
We have the Amara with Pro-Stitcher or the Simply Sixteen on the Little Foot Frame available for hourly rental. No experience necessary! We will be with you every step of the way!
Simply Sixteen: $30 per hour (3 hour minimum)
- You may bring your own rulers. The ruler base is available on the machine.
- Thread must be purchased from the Sewing Cafe. We only use King Tut thread on our machines.
Amara with Pro-Stitcher: $35 per hour (3 hour minimum)
- Thread must be purchased from the Sewing Cafe. We only use King Tut thread on our machines
Plan to be with us between 3-6 hours, as it depends on the size of your quilt and the design you choose.
We rent our machines on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Starting at 11am. Please give us a call to reserve your spot!
Handi Quilter Infinity
The creative possibilities of quilting are endless. Now, your longarm machine also provides endless opportunities. Introducing the HQ Infinity by Handi Quilter. Innovative features, from stitching speeds up to 3,100 precision stitches per minute to handlebars that can be tailored to how you like to quilt, establish the Infinity as best in class. Customizable settings, programmable presets and intuitive software give the Infinity the ability to work and grow with you.
Handi Quilter Simply Sixteen
Don’t let space restrictions dictate what you can create. Combined with the HQ Little Foot Frame™ system, the HQ Simply Sixteen enables any quilter, beginner to advanced, to finish any size quilt without the space requirements of a conventional frame system. Integrated technology and engineering provide the functionality that quilters demand, paired with the smoothest stitch in the industry. Handcrafted in the U.S.A., the HQ Simply Sixteen is backed by the HQ warranty and a large network of local representatives. It’s simply the best solution when space is at a premium.
Handi Quilter Sweet Sixteen
Introducing the most technologically advanced way to sit-down free motion quilt with stitch-regulation. Handi Quilter’s HQ Sweet Sixteen is simply the best way for quilters to tackle projects with a sit-down machine. With the introduction of TruStitch, quilters are now able to create quilt designs with beautifully even stitches.
Handi Quilter Amara
Experience quality, precision, and a world of quilting possibilities. From baby quilts to king-size, the HQ Amara is the perfect fit for your style of quilting.
The HQ Amara 20-inch longarm machine with HQ Studio2 Frame (choose from 10-foot or 12-foot). Everything you need for free-motion quilting right out of the box (including a powerful stand-alone bobbin winder).
Come to the shop today to check out these machines in action!
Or contact us with any questions you may have regarding these Handi Quilter machines, we’d love to help!