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Purchase from gather here and receive:

Lifetime machine support
Free machine owner classes
20 year BERNINA warranty

Experience the Q16 PLUS TODAY!
Call us at (617) 714-4880 with any questions or drop by the store to learn more.
Special in-store pricing is often available.

Choose the right frame for your studio

Large Pro Frame Classic Pro Frame Small Pro Frame 5' Studio Frame 10' Studio Frame
Q 24 ✔︎ ✔︎ ✔︎ - -
Q 20 ✔︎ ✔︎ ✔︎ ✔︎ ✔︎
Q 16 PLUS ✔︎ ✔︎ - - -
(length & depth)
13' × 3.9' 12' × 3.9' 9' × 3.9' 5.8' x 3.3' 10.9' x 3.3'


  • 16" throat space for big quilt projects
  • Unique digital thread tension adjustment
  • Easy threading, independent bobbin winder
  • Quilting without the foot control
  • BERNINA Stitch Regulation for perfect stitches

Small Spaces. Big Ideas.

The BERNINA Q 16 PLUS is a longarm quilting machine that can be paired with a standard or height-adjustable cabinet or with a foldable, height-adjustable table. The BERNINA Q 16 PLUS is also compatible with the BERNINA Studio Frame if an upgrade to a Quilt Frame is desired.

Learn to Longarm Quilt in our Spacious Studio:

gather here is the only BERNINA Excellence Dealer in the Massachusetts with the opportunity to rent BERNINA Q-Series longarm machines. Expand your quilting skills and build your confidence in Longarm Basics, a required class to rent the Q 20 & Q 24.

Q 24 rental is $20/hour. Learn more about our rental policies and procedures.

All Sergers & Coverstitch Machines - All Air Threading

Q Series - Q-Matic - Sit-Down - Q 24 - Q 20 - Q 16 PLUSQ 16