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, Trouve, Darling, Cherry Bombe, Drift, The Collective Quarterly, Uppercase, Knit Wit, Koel, Making, 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 them out!


  New magazines and calendars in store:



New Zealand Quilter

The farewell issue - issue 100 is the final issue of New Zealand Quilter. Includes a survey of quilting over the past 25 years.




Simply Moderne #9


A spin off from the popular Quiltmania magazine, this quarterly publication showcases modern exhibitions, quiltmakers and craft destinations...
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Cereal Volume 13


This volume discusses design with John Pawson & Margaret Howell, explores Sydney & London and tours the home of Georgia O'Keefe.


William Morris 2018

desk diary


The V&A has an unparalleled collection of William Morris and shares some of this in their 2018 diary.




Les Others


A new French/English design-led lifestyle and travel magazine with text in both English and French.





Jacquie Gering shares exercises and projects for using a walking foot in machine quilting



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