Regular Stitching Meetups

Sampler Sunday

Sampler fans will love this meetup just for them! Show off finished projects, find great new patterns, and maybe even get a stitch or two on your current WIP at this fun monthly event.

Every Second Sunday of the Month

Sip & Stitch

Need a relaxing night of stitching fun? Bring your beverage
of choice and join us for a night of fun and needlework.

Every Third Friday of the Month

Twisted Stitchers

Do you love dark, sassy, or, dare we say, vulgar stitching? This
group is for you! Mix, mingle, and talk needlework with a naughty bent.

Every Fourth Thursday of the Month

Special Events

Grand Opening

Join us for a special Grand Opening! There will be a special giveaway, raffle, and refreshments.

June 1st from 10 am-4 pm

Downtown Ames Art Walk

The annual Art Walk is a great event that showcases downtown businesses as well as community artists. Drop in during the Art Walk to meet local artist Tibi Chelcea! Originally from Romania, Tibi's works combine traditional Romanian cross-stitch patterns with new technologies, like custom-designed circuit boards. His work has been shown across the U.S. as well as Mexico, Egypt, and Brazil. Learn more about our artist.

June 6th from 5-8 p.m.

Winter in July Stitch Along

Cool off this summer with a special winter themed stitch-along from July 1st-31st! Join us for free in our Facebook Group to show off your winter-themed projects! Or purchase a ticket for our special in-person meetup on Wed., July 31st from 6-8 p.m. Refreshments will be provided.

Select winter and holiday themed patterns will be on sale starting June 5th.

Summer Sidewalk Sales

Take a stroll in Downtown Ames during Sidewalk Sales and find dozens of sales and promotions that our local businesses are offering!

*Sales to be announced.*

July 25th-28th