Horn of America Model 8280 Quilter's Dream XL
Horn of America Model 8280 Quilter's Dream XL

Horn of America Model 8280 Quilter's Dream XL



The Model 8280 is the latest version of the popular Quilter's Dream sewing and quilting cabinet. This cabinet has been updated with a larger opening to accommodate today's larger quilting machines, measuring 31” x 15 1/2”. It also features a large drawer extension, 14” drop leaf, and a right side swing-up extension to provide ample space for your quilting projects. This cabinet is a must-have for any serious quilter.

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Introducing the enhanced Model 8280, a testament to the beloved "Quilter's Dream" cabinet, designed to meet the needs of modern quilters. With a spacious 31" x 15 1/2" opening, it easily accommodates today's larger quilting machines, ensuring a seamless quilting experience.

This upgraded model features an expansive drawer extension, offering generous left-of-needle space for your projects. The inclusion of a convenient 14" drop-leaf provides ample room to effortlessly roll and maneuver large quilting projects, enabling you to work with ease and precision.

Additionally, the right-side swing-up extension serves as a dedicated area for storing notions and tools, allowing you to keep your workspace organized and clutter-free. With its thoughtful design and abundant space, the Model 8280 caters to even the most ambitious quilting endeavors.


  • The 31” x 15 1/2” opening to fit today’s large quilting machines like the Solaris, Luminaire, 880 BERNINA, and Janome M17
  • The large drawer extension gives you room to move your project to the left away from the needle while you sew (25 1/8” W x 16” D)
  • The new design added more width and depth to increase your leg room giving you a more comfortable sewing cabinet
  • The right side swing-up platform offers space for tools and notions
  • One large soft-closing drawers


  • Open: 74 5/8” Width 56” Depth 29 3/4” Height
  • Closed: 60” Width 27” Depth 29 3/4” Height
  • Large Drawer: " Width x ” Depth x ” Height
  • Weight: 204 lbs.


Available Finishes

Select your finish in the dropdown menu.

1. How much space do you have?



2. What size machine do you have?



3. Do you want a cabinet that closes?

4. Do you need to accommodate more than one machine?

5. Do you want storage with your cabinet?

6. Do you work on large projects like quilts?

7. What finish do you need?

Finishes show below available for most models.

8. Do you need a cutting and work surface?