Yarns & Threads
We wouldnīt crochet if we didnīt love yarn, right? Iīm constantly on the lookout to compile everything you need to know about yarns and threads. Here are some of my fave resources.
Allison Barnes Collection [offsite link]
Hand dyed and handspun luxury yarns.
Amazon [offsite link]
Variety of yarns from all over the world
Bobbiny [offsite link]
Recycled T-shirt yarns
Cotton Clouds [offsite link]
Cones, skeins, and balls of yarn in a wide assortment of fibers and weights.
Deramores [offsite link]
Large selection of yarns, patterns, and accessories.
Does it Matter How a Yarn is Made?
There are more and more options for yarn available for crocheters. Here, we'll explore some of the many options available, and what makes each type of yarn unique.
Drops Yarns [offsite link]
Beautiful European yarn in a wide selection of colors as well as pattern books and lots of free patterns.
Elann Yarn [offsite link]
Good selection of yarn, as well as crochet hooks, knitting needles, patterns, and books.
Favorite Media to Crochet
Various crochet media or yarns offer great textures and unique gift ideas.
Fiber Art Shop [offsite link]
Now carrying 200 different types of yarn including natural fibers, blends, and man-made products in various weights.
Got Yarn [offsite link]
Nice selection of natural fibers and blends, as well as hand-dyed yarns.
Herrschners [offsite link]
Over 40 different brands of yarn and thread in various sizes and weights, including specialty yarns at reasonable prices.
Hue Loco [offsite link]
Hand dyed luxury yarns.
Ice Yarns [offsite link]
Large selection of very affordable yarns from Turkey.
Jimmy Beans Wool [offsite link]
Wonderful yarns, patterns, and books for crochet and knit.
Knit Picks [offsite link]
Nice selection of various yarns and a handy yarn finder for quickly locating a yarn in a specific weight, fiber content, and/or color.
Knitting Warehouse [offsite link]
Good source for yarns, threads, hooks, kits, patterns, and books for crochet.
Find ideas and inspiration for trying new things at local yarn sales
Mama Knows Luxury [offsite link]
Sells super chunky merino roving yarn, and tools for using it.
My Pollywogs [offsite link]
Novelty, specialty, and unusual yarns as well as new and vintage pattern books.
North East Fiber Arts [offsite link]
Cotton, silk, wool, and other interesting and fun yarns.
Online Yarn Shopping - Know Your Fiber
Online shopping has given the average crafter access to beautiful yarns from It can be difficult to decipher which yarns are worth a higher price, and which yarns may not be worth the cost of shipping. Lets explore some of the attributes to look for when choosing yarn for your next project.
PatternWorks Interweave [offsite link]
Yarns, tools, books, and patterns for crocheters and knitters.
R & M Yarns [offsite link]
Inventory includes all kinds of new yarn, mill ends, and odd lot yarns at discount prices.
Red Heart [offsite link]
Great online source for Red Heart yarns.
Seaside Yarn Maker Interview
Interview with Sara Lynott, the creative genius behind Seaside Yarns
Southwest Trading Co. [offsite link]
Some very unusual yarns made from bamboo, soy, and corn as well as a few free patterns.
Spin a Yarn [offsite link]
Specialize in hard-to-find items
We Are Knitters [offsite link]
Beautiful, luxurious yarns, kits and patterns
Wool and the Gang [offsite link]
Luxurious yarns and patterns
Yarn Forward [offsite link]
Aero brand hooks and various types and brands of yarn listed by weight.
Yarn Road Trip
Just a quick note about how fun it is to add stops at local yarn shops to a family vacation.
Yarnspirations [offsite link]
Factory source for Bernat, Patons, etc.
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