Visit our store at
1219 Caledonia St.
Mankato, MN 56001
507 344-0441


Find us in the Midwest Plaza right behind Walgreens off of Madison Avenue

Severe Winter Weather Hours

Now that it is getting to be the winter months....snow, ice, below zero get the drift (no pun intended).....

We here are Firefly value your safety and ours. 

If we think it is getting to be too dangerous to be on the roads, we will be closing the store early, or opening later, depending when the weather hits. 

If the weather is questionable, please call the store (507-344-0441), to make sure that we are open.  If there is a weather warning and they suggest you to stay off the roads, please do.  

Your safety does come first.   

Welcome to Firefly Quilt Shop!

Super Bowl Retreat

The Super Bowl Retreat is Friday, Feb. 3rd, Saturday, Feb. 4th,  & 
Sunday, Feb. 5th.  Sign up today to make sure you get your spot.  

We will start on Friday at 5:00 p.m. and go until 10:00 p.m. with a pizza party for dinner.

You can come back on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. until 10:00 p.m.  We will have a potluck for our meals.

Sunday we will start at Noon and go until 4:00 p.m.  We will have leftovers for snacks.


The Club will meet once each month on the first Thursday of each month; and you can either work on our group project for the month or on your own work.  

Our only requirement is that you bring your Featherweight Sewing Machine!  

Other items to bring may include:  sack lunch with your own beverage, power strip, rotary cutter, ruler, fabric and project, etc.  We have ironing boards and irons, a cutting station, and some extension cords for your use.


First Thursday of the Month

10:00 AM TO 5:00 PM




This will be a fun group.  It will be a treat to see and hear all those little black (and white) machines purring.  We will be a casual group – you can come and go when you want.  Tell your Featherweight-owner friends about this new group.  


Hibernation is over!  

Call us at 507-344-0441

to purchase a 2016 RxR kit ($18.50) or a RxR pattern ($5.00)

Check out the Row by Row Experience's Website for more information: 

Row by Row Experience

2016 Row by Row


  • Fat Quarter Friday- 1st Friday every month

  •  All Fat Quarters- $2.00 each


Bring in your completed top to get 20% off your backing


Wednesday and Saturday!

Batting Day

Come in every 20th of the month and receive 20% off all Battings!

Upcoming Events



Quilt:  Labyrinth Walk

Teacher:  Janice 

Cost:  $30

Date:  January 28, 2017

Time:  9-3

This quilt is a Two Block Wonder that is amazing.  Stop by the store to purchase your supplies (kits are available as well).  All supplies purchased for the class will be 20% off.

Call 507-344-0441 to reserve your spot.

Beginner Class
Quilt:  Easy as ABC & 123

Teacher:  Janice

Cost:  $30

Date:  February 18, 2017   &  March 18, 2017

Time:  9 - 3

A great beginner class.  We will show you how to fussy cut certain fabrics as well as having a continuation of this class to show you how to tie a quilt!  Stop by the shop to purchase your fabric or the kit.  You will receive 20% off all supplies needed for the class.

Call the shop today to reserve your spot at 507-344-0441

Block of the Month

Journey's End
by Kim Diehl

This 6 part BOM quilt was made using prints from Kim's Katie's Cupboard collection.

The cost of this BOM will be $32.99/month which includes the fabric for the top and binding and pattern.  The first month's installment is due at the time of sign-up.

This BOM can be shipped and will be $32.99/month plus shipping and handling.  

We will be starting in February and will be  held on the 3rd Saturday of the month at 9:30 a.m.

Call the shop at 507-344-0441 to sign up today! 

$5 BOM

This year's $5 BOM will be starting March 4, 2017.  The $5 BOM is held on the first Saturday of each month for 12 months.  

The size of the quilt will be 64" x 88"  (there is an alternative size you can make of 85" x 109" with additional purchased fabric)

How does the the $5 BOM run???

Your first payment will include your first block and the cost of the pattern.  This payment is due at the time of signup. 

You will receive your first block on March 4th.  

If you finish your block for the next meeting (April 1st), you will receive your next block for free.  You do have to bring in your block to show us the finish product.  

If you are unable to get your block finished for the next meeting, then you have to pay the $5.00 plus tax.

If you are unable to come to the meeting, then you have to pay the $5.00 plus tax.

The Cost of the $5 BOM = $40.00  (your first block and the cost of the pattern) plus the cost of the background fabric, setting squares fabric and the sashing and setting star block fabric.

Call Firefly at 507-344-0441 to sign up or if you have any further questions.

Please note the color of our BOM will not be the same as the picture below.

Quilt:  Exuberance

Teacher:  Billie

Cost:  $30

Date:  Feb. 9 & Feb 23

Time:  10:00 - 4:00

This gorgeous quilt is made with Kaffe Fassett fabrics. We have kits available at the shop.  If you would like a different color way, stop by the store and we would be happy to help you pick your colors!

Call the shop today at 507-344-0441 to reserve your spot in the class.