Minerva is a haven for textile lovers

Minerva is a craft, fashion, textile and quilter's bookshop located in Cuba Street, Wellington.


We stock gorgeous magazines from all over the world including Kinfolk, Cereal, Uppercase, Selvedge and Jeanne D'Arc Living.


Our customers tell us we have the best cards in Wellington - they are carefully selected from small - and not so small - publishers all over the world. Do pop in when you are passing and check it out!


  Your latest magazine fix:


Selvedge Issue 70

From the fragile nature of ancient Japanese textile practices, through the fantastical world of fairytale to the balancing act of designing under your own name, we take a careful look at the truly...



Knit Wit Issue 3

With a motto of 'interest over instruction', seeking to engage & inspire; to clear an inclusive space that is inviting & comfortable for masters, hobbyists & newcomers alike...



Rowan Magazine #59

A stunning, inspirational, biannual knitting & crochet magazine that brings you design stories along with features, a what's new section & much more. Issue 59 (Spring/Summer 2016) features...


Embroidery May/June 16

Seeking to showcase the best of embroidery & textiles, talking to makers & stitchers who share their passion for embellishing the surface with us & giving our readers a unique insight into all facets...




Drift Volume 3

Devoted to coffee culture, each issue takes us to a different city. Vol 3 is Havana- its coffee & the people who drink it. It guides us from Italy to NZ, Havana’s old town to...




Collective Quarterly #4

A magazine about discovery, we journey to one location per issue, utilizing slow journalism to drill deep into the bedrock of history & character that makes a place what it is. We try to chronicle...




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