Resources

Check out these services and opportunities specifically for Shop Hoppers. Many resources are also listed in the All Iowa Shop Hop Magazine – another reason to pick up your copy! When you contact these providers, please say you heard about them from the Shop Hop!

 

Shop Hop Excursions

Alta House Event Center in Newton, Iowa, is offering three-day getaway Shop Hopper packages! The tours include shuttle van transportation, overnight accommodations, and other fun activities around the southwest region. Visit the Alta House Event Center website for more information.

 

Online Community of Quilters

Your resource for online quilting events! Always on the lookout for another great sewing event, the Drummond family of quilters shares their finds with fellow quilt enthusiasts. Visit the Let’s Quilt Along website for news of quilt alongs, block of the month, mystery quilt alongs, and blog hops.

 

Longarm Quilting

The following companies provide longarm quilting services to help you finish your quilting projects. Longarm quilting machines combine your quilt top, batting and quilt back in a frame, then operate either manually or by computer to stitch the quilt design of your choice. Contact each company to learn about equipment capabilities, quilting patterns and pricing.

Company NameRegionAddressPhoneEmail
Apple Crate QuiltingSE9770 Kruger Rd
Morrison, IL 61270
563-219-4123
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Arcadia QuiltsNW201 S Gault St #B
Arcadia, IA 51430
712-689-8888
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At the Heart of QuiltingSW415 5th St
West Des Moines, IA 50265
(515) 277-6497
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Bobbins and Boards EC903 W 4th St
Vinton, IA 52349
319-533-8218
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Cindy Lou's Gifts & Quilt ShopSW907 Braden Ave
Chariton, IA 50049
641-774-1215
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Country Star QuiltingSW25 310th St
Perry, IA 50220
515-229-6082
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Diana's Quilting PlaceSW2434 SE 12th St
West Des Moines, IA 50265
515-208-5244
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Hen & Chicks StudioNC101 N Main St
Conrad, IA 50621
641-366-3336
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Little House QuiltingNE223 N Main
Greene, IA 50636
641-425-3358EMAIL »
Modern Home ArtsEC3392 64th Street
Palo, IA 52324
319-431-9352
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Prairie Rose Quilting ServicesNE19152 Quail Ave
PO Box 250
Clarksville, IA 50619
319-240-6619EMAIL »
Quality QuiltsNC302 6th St
Kensett, IA 50448
641-845-2060
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Quilt Stitching by ShellyEC12979 83rd Ave
Blue Grass, IA 52726
563-503-5553
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Quilted StrawberryNE107 Commercial St
Strawberry Point, IA 52076
563-920-1449EMAIL »
Quilters GardenNE120 N Elm St
Cresco, IA 52136
563-203-9266
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Quilters ParadiseSE120 N Main St
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641
319-385-1749
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Quilter's WindowNE101 East Main St
New Hampton, IA 50659
641-394-6900
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Snips of Thread Quilt ShopSW124 S Front St
Humeston, IA 50123
641-877-6077
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The Fabric StasherEC505 Cedar St
Tipton, IA 52772
563-886-1600
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The Quilted WindmillSW701 Franklin St
Pella, IA 50219
641-628-3350
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Twisted ThreadsEC105 Erusha Drive
Walford, IA 52351
319-845-2019
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Woodside QuiltingSW5360 NE 14th St
Des Moines, IA 50313
515-777-3500
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Retreat Centers

Plan a getaway with your sewing friends! Retreat Centers offer a variety of work space and overnight accommodations for groups to utilize for quilting, crafting, sewing or other get-togethers. Contact each center to learn about the types of spaces they provide, number of people they can accommodate, and pricing.

Company NameRegionAddressPhoneEmail
Debbies Quilt Shop &
Retreat Center
NE605 Main St
Osage, IA 50461
641-732-1474EMAIL »
Farmer's Daughters QuiltsNE21 E Charles St
Oelwein, IA 50662
319-283-5165
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Hen & Chicks StudioNC101 N Main St
Conrad, IA 50621
641-366-3336
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Log Cabin Quilt ShopSW2109 Broadway
Elk Horn, IA 51531
712-764-2487
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Moonlight Stitching Studio &
Sisters Retreat
NE105 N Vine Street
West Union, IA 52175
563-422-8212
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Prairie Pointe of PellaSW719 Broadway
Pella, IA 50219
641-780-9763
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Quilters ParadiseSE120 N Main St
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641
319-385-1749
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Red's Retreat and GuesthouseNE602 W Water St
Decorah, IA 52101
563-380-5772
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Sew Shed/Quilt With UsSW13405 530th St
Lucas, IA 50151
641-203-0684
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The Quilted SteepleNW2605 90th Ave
Lone Rock, IA 50559
515-570-9625
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Woodside QuiltingSW5360 NE 14th St
Des Moines, IA 50313
515-77-3500
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