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100 McKenney Ave.
St. Albert, Alberta T8N 2T7

Mon-Fri: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursdays we are open late until 8:30 p.m.
Holiday hours click here

Welcome to Quiltessential Co. Inc!

As an extension of Ingrid Machtemes’ passion for quilting, Quiltessential Co.Inc. has grown to serve the quilting needs of St. Albert, Sturgeon County, Parkland County, the greater Edmonton area, and points beyond. Quiltessential Co.’s knowledgeable and enthusiastic staff seek to inspire, teach, encourage and assist quilters to appreciate and enjoy the art of quilting. Available in person, by phone and through email, we hope to provide you with the patterns, kits, books, materials, tools, and supplies you need to get as much pleasure from quilting as we do. So whether you want to stop by to drool over the latest fabric, seek advice on color coordination, or just talk quilting, call or stop by. We would love to help you succeed!

Our Long Arm Studio

We have a beautiful light and airy Long Arm Studio upstairs at Quiltessential Co. This is a definite + to our customers! We have two 26" Gammill Vision 2.0 Long Arm machines for rentals, and a large computerized Gammill Statler for quilting your quilts.check out our Long Arm section for more information. Ingrid is the Gammill Rep for the area.
Long Arm Rentals

Summer Mystery Quilt

Have you signed up for our mystery?

68” square Kit $115 or Queen Kit $169

For pick-up or mail-out. Clues are emailed to you. Finish your top by October 31st. & send a photo of it to enter in a prize draw! 

Choices are Batik Rusts, Batik Greens, Tilda, Modern Blues, or Pastel Sparkle. Call the store to sign up!

Block of the month change:
Date change for September 12th and 13th - Not 5 & 6

Northcott Stonehenge Solstice Block Party

 Quiltessential Co is a participating store. Please check out our 18" Finished block kit. You can pick it up at the store or phone and we will mail out. Solstice 18Are you doing the panel challenge? For competition rules click here.
Are you doing the block challenge? For competition rules click here.

Job opportunities:

Quiltessential Co is looking for more staff. We are expanding and need some extra help.

If you would like to be part of the store team working in the retail part of the store, or in the long-arm area, please click here for sales and click here for studio to review the job applications. Resumes will be accepted by email at

Row by Row "Taste the Experience" at our store June 21st.