YarnWelcome to The Yarn Garden.

Established in 1999, we are often called the Mothership of Yarn Stores. We have an impressive selection of yarns, friendly and knowledgeable staff, a fabulous array of patterns, magazines and books for the knitter and crocheter. We offer a wide range of classes ranging from learn to knit to experienced knitters. Join us for one of our many social events and find other locals who are passionate about knitting!


 

What’s New

Happy Easter!We will be closed this coming Sunday, April 20th.  If you’re still looking for a fun project to make for the holiday, there is still time to grab some worsted weight wool and knit up some quick woolly eggs to felt and hide or display for Easter! Come in and check out our Marie Mayhew...
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Yarn Crawling, Prizes, Yarn Tastings…We Had Fun!The 2014 Rose City Yarn Crawl has finished!  We had so much fun meeting all kinds of wonderful new people.  We had a great time at the Yarn Ball, “tasting” the Anzula hand dyed yarns in our shop, helping crawlers find yarn for our featured RCYC patterns, seeing all of the finished RCYC myster knit...
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Rose City Yarn Crawl PatternsCheck out our special patterns for the Rose City Yarn Crawl!   The Hosford Abernethy Socks, designed by Arwen of Yarn Garden,  knit from the toe up and inspired by these socks are inspired by our neighborhood’s round-abouts and broad, leafy avenues. Knit with one skein of Dreamy by Anzula Yarns, hand dyed in color...
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Finish LineThe 2013 Sock Challenge came to an end and we had 8 finishers out of 31 and 2 out of 6 employees finished also (we also had a gift card prize for the staff).  The challenge was to knit a pair of socks each month for 11 months, skipping January.  Each finisher got their name...
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Featured Classes

Intro to LaceLearn to knit lace and make a beautiful scarf designed by Amanda! Class taught by: Amanda Weir       Class Dates: Class meets 3 times 6:30-8:30pm Monday, April 28 Monday, May 5 Monday, May 12 Class Level: Easy (skills needed, cast on, bind off, knit and purl) Note: Class fee does not include materials....
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Driftwood SweaterJoin Emily to make this classic striped pullover designed by Isabella Kraemer. This pattern is so great and adaptable.  Knit in one piece from the to down, it uses the contiguous sleeve method for the look of set-in sleeves.  One of our favorite sweater patterns!         Class taught by: Emily Devlin Class...
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Provisional Cast-On WorkshopLearn how to do a perfect provisional cast on for seamless joining.  We’ll cover grafting, too! Once you get this technique down you’ll want to use it all of the time.       Class Taught by: Arwen Golden Class Level: Easy Class Dates: Thursday, Mar. 6 6:30-8:30pm Register    
OMG I dropped a stitch!If you are paralyzed by fear any time a stitch slips off your needle, this class is for you.  We will make a nice pot of herbal tea and calmly learn how to untwist stitches, pick up dropped stitches, rip back, and get those stitches back onto your needle.  Conquer your fear of mistakes!  ...
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