Spinning Spools



Quilt Shop



Mon.-Fri. 10:00am - 5:00pm 
Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm

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Owner: Val Besser

Stroll through this uniquely trellised garden
to find the ultimate in handcrafted quilts,
fabrics, books/patterns and quilting accessories.
This shop owner has been quilting for over 25 years
and brings skill and artistry, along with fun,
into her designs and classes! Visit and allow us
to help you find fabric, thread, and tools,
or that unique new pattern.

We'll help you 'spin' the creative quilter in you.

 We will be participating in the Women's Expo on Saturday, May 7, 2016. Held at the New Ulm Event Center from 9:00-2:00. Sponsored by KNUJ Radio. There will be over 40 booths featuring a variety of vendors. Seminars throughout the event. Spinning Spools Seminar will be at 12:45. Come make a wine bag to gift that bottle of wine to Mom for Mother's Day!!

Quilt Minnesota is in its 10th year! July 29-August 14, 2016. Visit 73 of Minnesota's best Quilt Shops! Collect 5" swatches and an 8" block pattern at each shop. Plus see all the great patterns created by the shops using the exclusive fabric line designed by Mary Jo Hollinger for Clothworks. Visit all 9 shops in the SW section and recieve a bundle of 10 fat quarters from "Ariel"  by P&B Textiles.

Click for Options  Click for Options Project in 2016 cookbook:

Stars in my garden"Stars in My Garden"         50"x50"

New projects for 2016:

Frame it out   Celebrating Minnesota

                "Frame it Out"                     "Celebrating Minnesota 2016" 

55" x 55"                                            44" x 50"

Projects still available from 2015 fabrics:

  9-patch star         Pinwheel Star

9-Patch Star                        Pinwheel Star

   Check out all that's going on in the State: www.quiltminnesota.com


Row by Row Experience License Plates still available!

2015:2015 plate     2016:2016 plate

Row Pattern for 2016:   Row Pattern

Home is where you hang your quilts!


The Fabric Shop Network, Inc.The Fabric Shop Network, Inc.
...the trade organization for independent quilt and fabric retailers.
P.O. Box 820128, Vancouver, WA 98682-0003

Join American Patchwork & Quilting and Spinning Spools Quilt Shop in donating 1 million pillowcases.   All pillowcases brought in will be donated in Minnesota.   

Last year (2014) our total was an amazing 82,043 pillowcases or 38+ miles. 2,112 pillowcases equals 1 mile. Each year Minnesota's goal is to sew a mile. We've passed this goal the last three years. Here are our numbers for the five years we have participated:

2010 -  1,272 pillowcases - Impressive for our first year!
2011 -  1,905 pillowcases - Almost made it!
2012 -  2,224 pillowcases - We passed a Mile!  
2013 -  2,729 pillowcases - We passed 1 1/4th Mile!
2014 -  2,879 pillowcases - We keep exceeding expectations!

2015 - Can we make two miles this year?









Spinning Spools Quilt Shop 106 S. Minnesota New Ulm, MN 56073  507-359-2896