Upcoming Events

All Iowa Shop Hop: June 1st-30th
Stop into QC to grab Sew Iowa - a full-color magazine for the 2017 All Iowa Shop Hop.  With new improved content and resources for you as you travel the great state of Iowa, visiting any of the 94 participating shops.  Feature articles, patterns, long arm quilting services, retreat centers...This is one magazine you will keep opening again and again! 

And don't forget the fabric!  This year's feature fabrics are called "Iowa's Best" and celebrates many iconic symbols that depict our state.  There are two background colors to choose from, along with accompanying prints.  This fabric is sure to blend with so many things already in the quilter's stash or pair it with awesome batiks, blenders, or solids available in our store.

Floriani Hands-On Event: July 14th and 15th
You are invited to JOIN TWO DAYS OF FUN! The AMAZING, creative projects you work on at this 2-day event will teach you incredible techniques and ideas you can use REGARDLESS OF WHAT KIND OF MACHINE YOU OWN! Everything you need will be provided at the event: machines, stabilizers, and thread. Even lunch and snacks!

Each guest will receive a Floriani Gift of wonderful products valued at more than $499 as well as knowledge on techniques and products you can use EVERY DAY! Also, go home with multiple finished and usable items!

Click here to view more details or to sign up and pay online!
Sew N Sew Mini Retreats
By popular demand, we are once again hosting this retreat-style open sewing day on one Saturday each month from 10AM-4PM. Bring your works in progress and receive help from Kelly as needed. Fee includes light lunch, your own work table, shared irons, and help as needed with your own projects. Space is limited to allow individual help and attendees must pre-register.

Click here to check our calendar to see when the next one is, or to sign up online!

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