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Welcome to Woodside Quilting & Sewing
located in Des Moines Iowa

We are a quilt store focusing on you - our customers. 
"The Quilt store designed with you in mind"
We opened our doors on Thursday September 26th 2013 in a tiny little building on our property. And now you have helped us grow out of our little store in the woods to a new larger location.

Our address is:

Woodside Quilting
5360 NE 14th ST Ste. A
Des Moines Iowa 50313

  • We have lots of fabric, threads, patterns, samples, notions and most of all FUN!
  • We have over 4000 square feet space. 
  • We continue to receive more fabrics each week and have over 4000 bolts of beautiful fabrics. 
  • We have the largest selection of wide backs in central Iowa.
  • We also have many holiday and specialty collections through out the year. 
  • We look forward to seeing you and welcoming you into our store.
  • Woodside Quilting's staff are experts in LongArm quilting doing edge to edge quilting services and binding to finish your quilt tops. 

We are also your authorized BERNINA Dealer for central Iowa. 
Go to the Bernina Website to learn more about these wonderful machines and all things Bernina...  then stop in and take a test drive on one of your favorite machines. We will be happy to show you all the features and benefits of owning a Bernina. 

Our Machine servicing is up and running. Bring your machine in for cleaning, servicing or parts. 
Regular maintenance is important and even the best machine will need regular cleaning or repairs. 

We have 3 certified Bernina technicians in house with over 20 years of knowledge and experience. We are also a Bernina LongArm dealer. Bring in your sewing machine, embroidery machine or serger and let our trained and certified BERNINA technicians with over 20 years experience work on your machine! 
We service all BERNINA and Bernette brands right here in the store.  
We also service other brands of sewing machines. 

In addition to machines and servicing, we carry embroidery stabilizers and Isacord threads to support all your embroidery needs. 

Look at our classes including New Machine classes , embroidery classes, Bernina Club and many more Bernina related classes on our website. 

We currently have Long Arm quilting services and provide quilt finishing.

More about our quilting services:
Our goal is to finish your quilts with complimentary quilting designs and bindings. You'll receive unequaled customer service throughout the quilting process, and your project will be completed in a timely fashion.

Our website features sample quilts and we offer all-over, Edge to Edge, services for your quilt top. We can then complete your quilt with beautifully machine bound binding. Please view the Quilt Services page for more details.

At Woodside Quilting, we save you time, so you can enjoy what you love doing most…creating beautiful quilts for family, friends, or your own personal use!

~ Warren, Marty and staff

A Note from Warren

I have always loved quilts.  So, while still in college, I took a quilting class from a wonderful lady named “Mike Wigg”.  I enjoyed everything I learned from her and the women in the class. Thirty years later, I found myself awestruck all over again when I walked into a quilt store and admired the beautiful quilts adorning the walls. I was inspired to enroll in another quilting course to refresh my skills...and from then on, I was hooked!  
I still get to see Mike Wigg now and then. She is still a joy, good friend and a source of encouragement! 

I continued to educate myself, enrolling in more classes and learned how to operate a long arm quilting machine.  Many classes (and completed quilts) later, I had made several new quilting friends and discovered a new passion for Long Arm quilting, as well as the desire to use this amazing, time-saving skill to help others. I was very excited when we opened our quilt store, and I am happy to concentrate on making Woodside's quilt store and Long Arm Quilting services the best it can be.

As a note of interest, our company was named for the surrounding area where I grew up. The golf course, started by my Great Grandfather in 1930, had the name "Woodside". Perhaps, more significantly, as I sew from home, I look out over our beautiful backyard into a quiet wooded area, which offers the perfect atmosphere for the relaxing pastime of quilting.