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Textile Center presents The World’s Largest Textile Garage Sale

Are you an artist, student, maker, DIYer, or simply just love a bargain? Join us for a celebration of thrift and fiber art! With shelves stacked high with fabric, yarn, patterns, tools, sewing machines, books, notions and more at garage sale prices, the possibilities of what you can create are truly endless!

Here’s how it works: Individuals and businesses donate fabric, yarn, thread, notions, kits, patterns, magazines, books, beads, buttons, sewing machines, tools, looms, specialty equipment – filling a warehouse of textile finds! These treasures are then resold at garage sale prices to YOU. Donations are tax deductible and it all benefits Textile Center’s programs.

Donations Accepted: April 11, 10 am – 7 pm

The Preview Sale: April 12, 5:30 – 8 pm
Advance Admission: $30/$25 members
Door Admission: $35

The Big Sale: April 13, 8 am – 4 pm
Admission: $3
Bag Sale from 3 – 4 pm for $5


Date(s): 04/11/2019 to 04/13/2019

Cost: Varies (See description)




U of M ReUse Program Warehouse
Minneapolis, Minnesota United States