Welcome to our shop!

Quilting Connection is Ames, Iowa’s preferred sewing and quilting destination! We offer a full range of Husqvarna Viking sewing machines, as well as providing onsite repair services by a certified technician, and ongoing support after your machine purchase. Our store features over 11,000 bolts of designer fabrics, ranging from traditional to contemporary, along with sewing notions, books, patterns, kits, and much more! A wide variety of classes are available for sewing enthusiasts of all styles and skill levels, in addition to a schedule of fun store events throughout the year. At Quilting Connection, we’re known for our unparalleled customer service, with a friendly, knowledgeable staff on hand to offer expert product advice, project encouragement, and  personalized attention. From our impressive inventory and fair prices to our industry experience and down home shop atmosphere, we're Iowa's best source for sewing equipment and quilting supplies!
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Fabric, Notions, and Patterns

We have over 10,000 bolts in-store and walls full of notions, patterns, kits, and much, much more!
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Classes and Events

There's always something to do at the Quilting Connection--Click below to see our calendar!
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Sewing Machines and Accessories

We are a certified Viking dealer and our service does not end with the purchase.Machine Department

What's Happening at the QC?

Southwind Designs Trunk Show
Hoopsisters Elegant Elements
QC is participating once again in Hoopsisters' EmbroidaBlock of the Month Program! This design is currently available ONLY through this 5-month program that is released once a month starting in May. There are many different directions to go--The whole quilt or take one or two elements to make something small! Notice (below) the 3-dimensional aspects of the quilt, including pinwheels, cathedral windows, and more!

All Iowa Shop Hop
The whole month of June is the AISH! Visit over 100 shops (or just one of the regions!) to be entered in for some GREAT prizes. This year's theme is "Come Home to Iowa". Above is one of the five official shop hop fabrics available here at the Quilting Connection! Come in and see what we've done with them!

Contact Us:

Phone: 515-233-3048
Address: 238 Main Street
                Ames, Iowa 50010
Hours: M-F 10-5:30, Sat 10-5
             Sunday Appointment Only