We are a yarn and fiber arts store and school located in Seattle, WA. We've been supplying, teaching and supporting fiber artists and enthusiasts in the Pacific Northwest and beyond since 1974. We have a super knowledgeable staff and offer a comfortable environment to plan, learn and gather resources for any project you can dream up. Visit us in our University District location and see what's in store or shop online now.
Fabric Strip (Rag) Weaving
This intense 4 day class is for those who want to learn the techniques of fabric strip preparation and weaving of rag rugs and table runners. Class will include preparation of wefts (fabric strips f...
Whether you’ve never knitted a stitch or are ready to move beyond plain knitting, this is the class for you! Learn all the basics in this five week class. Students will learn cast-ons, knitting, pur...
This class will cover the basics of hand carding wool and spinning wheel operation. You will have the opportunity to try different types of wheels. Various sheep breeds will be discussed as well as ...
Introduction to Weaving Software Using Pixeloom
Creating original drafts is exciting, but knowing what your pattern will look like can be a challenge and graph paper is slow and cumbersome! In this one-day workshop, participants will be introduce...
Needle Felting 3D Basics
Learn to needle felt with Moxie, author of “I Felt Awesome”! She advises that needle felting is addictive! Needle or “dry” felting is the process of turning wool fiber into felt using barbed needles...
Come and work on a brand new project or one already in progress. Find those partially completed sweaters that have you stumped. Do you just need to pick up stitches for a band and need help? Does yo...
Beginning Rigid Heddle Weaving
Curious about these simple looms? Have one, but aren’t sure how to warp it? In this workshop you’ll learn to warp your loom, how to weave with it, and how to remove and finish your project. You shou...
Want to learn an age-old fun and portable way of making your own yarn? Join the drop spindle class. You’ll learn about spinning on different types of drop spindles, how to wind a center-pull ball of...
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Drapey, bright and lustrous. This light yarn offers the suppleness and shine of viscose with the strength and slight texture of linen. Please note, names of this yarn are Jennifer's interpretation...
Ashland Bay Solid Merino
Ashland Bay produces bright and vibrant solid-dyed colored Merino combed top for spinning and felting. Find your perfect shade amongst the nature inspired palette. Details Micron Count: 21.5µ Stap...
Berroco Vintage is a classic, machine washable, worsted weight yarn. Perfect for baby projects to afghans. For many of our customers, knitters and crocheters, this is a go to yarn where quality and ...
Lotus Yarn Tibetan Cloud Fingering
Another little luxury, Tibetan Cloud is a soft, light 2-ply yak yarn with a glowing, heathered halo. The name says fingering, but many consider this closer to lace. As it is made from fine down fibe...
Lotus Yarns Moon Night
Known for their line of exotic luxury fibers, Lotus Yarns brings us one of their finest with Moon Night. This 3-ply lace weight yarns comes in intensely saturated colors as well as a few mottled hea...
Rowan Tweed Aran
Rowan gets back to their roots with their Rowan Tweed family, a line of fine, classic tweed yarns traditionally spun in one of the few surviving Yorkshire mills. Rowan Tweed Aran is a beautif...
We love this yarn! Our orderers anxiously awaited this heavenly yarns arrival on our shelves this Fall. Shibui Pebble takes a ply each of cashmere, fine merino and recycled silk and combines them in...
Spincycle Dyed in the Wool
Spincycle Yarns, based out of Bellingham, WA, is an inspiring, local hand-dyer and spinner. They peddle their wares in bicycle trailers to local Farmer's Markets and beyond. Dyed in the...
Swan's Island Lace Weight
Swan's Island is known for their beautiful, natural, hand dyed yarns and woven goods all produced in their mill in Maine. The Silk Collection Lace Weight is a soft, glowing, two-ply blend of Meri...