Events

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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Rose City Yarn Crawl Mystery KAL & CALAttention all knitters, crocheters, Portland, Oregon yarn shop fans, folks coming to the 2014 Rose City Yarn Crawl, and anyone who likes a good mystery-along! We are excited to announce that, as a part of the 2014 Rose City Yarn Crawl, there will be both a Mystery Knit-along AND a Mystery Crochet-along. The RCYC has...
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Keepsake Christmas Stockings Book SigningYarn Garden is excited to host a book signing for Portland’s Robin Denney on November 9th, 2013 at 11am-4pm.  Robin’s first book, Keepsake Christmas Stockings is amazing and the most compreshensive “how to” Christmas stocking book we have ever seen.   About the Author: Robin is a career businesswoman and entrepreneur who has been knitting...
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Yarn Garden turns 14!Come join us for our BIG Anniversary Sale, starting this Monday, August 5th! We will have many, many, many yarns on sale to make room for our new fall yarns coming in September, as well as great discounts on books, magazines, patterns and store models.  Stop by to find the perfect yarn for a new...
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Beaumont KAL  We’re in love with the Beaumont Tam designed by Jared Flood from the Classic Elite booklet, Made in Brooklyn.   Join us every Saturday from 12:00-2:00 pm for the Beaumont Knit-a-long, starting June 29th and ending July 13th.  We’ll have staff available to help with any questions!   The Beaumont is knit with US...
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Anzula Trunk ShowJoin us this Saturday for the Anzula trunk show! The ladies of Anzula yarns will be at Yarn Garden this Saturday, April 27, from 11am-2pm.  They will bring a variety of yarns in a wide range of colors.  This is a great opportunity to purchase some wonderful Anzula yarns in colors we don’t normally carry...
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S.E. Art Walk with Janice ArnoldYarn Garden is pleased to participate for the first time in the 10th Annual SE Portland Art Walk in our newly renovated gallery space at the store. We are pleased to bring fiber artist Janice Arnold to show a collection of her felt fabrics. March 2nd – May 1st, 2013     JA’s felted fabrics...
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Happy Birthday Yarn Garden!We’re celebrating our 13th year anniversary this summer with a huge sale!   Come by and check out some great deals on last season’s yarns as we make room for what’s coming in the fall. Many gorgeous yarns are 35% off, including some favorites from Jo Sharp, Debbie Bliss, Rowan, and more. The sale will continue...
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Independence DayWe will be closed Wednesday, July 4th to celebrate Independence Day. We’ll be open our regular hours Thursday (11am-6pm) . We hope you all have a great holiday! 
Heart WalkIn memory of Linda Carter, my sister and founder of Yarn Garden, we have put together a team for this years Portland Heart Walk. Date  May 19th Location:  Vera Katz Eastbank Esplanade Time:  Festival Area Opens: 8:30am, Walk Begins: 10:00am The Route:  3-mile walk and 1-mile optional Survivor Route To join our team click Team...
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Pub Night 6/17/11Last week’s Pub Knitting was so much fun, my mother and I are always looking forward to it. I love seeing what everyone is working on and just the sight of that many knitters and crocheters taking over the bar is amazing! Thanks to everyone that came and thanks Barley Mill for being so wonderful...
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Pub Night!The third Friday of the month is here at last! Join us tonight for Yarn Garden Pub Knitting at the Barley Mill located on 17th & Hawthorne from 7-10pm.Bring your knitting or crochet and have a drink and some laughs. If you haven’t signed up yet, shoot us an email sales@yarngarden.net or give us a...
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Spring Sock Yarn Sale!A few favorites that are 40% off. Clockwise from left: Ty-Dy Socks, Sox Appeal, Summer Sox, Summer Sox and Tofutsies We have to make room on our sock wall so we have selected some sock yarns to be discounted 40%. These discounted yarns will make great sock projects to take with you on vacation or...
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Charity KnittingRoseanne, a dear customer of ours is involved with Project Lighthouse and we thought we could help her get some hand knit/crochet donations from all our wonderful charity knitters and crocheters! “Project Lighthouse is a grassroots organization whose purpose is to provide new winter apparel to elders, children and others on Native reservations, especially the...
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An Evening with Debbie StollerSaturday, November 6thworkshop 6-7pm book signing – 7:15pm Yarn Garden is excited to invite you to an Evening with Debbie Stoller November 6, 2010. Debbie Stoller, a New York Times best-selling American author is a publisher and feminist pundit whose work includes magazines as well as books. She lives in Brooklyn, New York. In 2003,...
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March Pub Knitting ReportFriday, March 19th was another great Yarn Garden Pub Knitting gathering. Thanks to all who attended and the staff at Barley Mill. It was fun to see what everyone had on their needles. One of the challenges of knitting at pubs is lighting. Next month I will bring my hi-tech head lamp for all to...
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