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!
Row by Row 2017: On the Go!
Row X Row 2017 has started! Come check out our row pattern, featuring a wind farm scene I designed while "on the go" across Iowa recently. The pattern is free! Come get yours! Visit any of the participating shops and receive a free pattern for a row in a quilt. Combine your rows in any way to create a unique quilt that represents the fun you had traveling to the stores. Travel with friends, discover new quilt shops and have fun collecting rows!

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