Local Yarn Store Day

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Saturday, April 27, 2019
10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Come out and celebrate Local Yarn Store Day with us! We are always grateful for our wonderful customers, and we’re excited to have a chance to show our appreciation. Join us for raffles, free patterns, a “Rigid Heddle-In,” a Specialty Ravelry Class and more!

Ravelry from Top to Bottom

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Instructor: Debbi Stone
Saturday, April 27
1:00 – 4:00 pm

Are you new to Ravelry or have you had an account for years? Would you like to learn some new ways of using this multi-faceted tool? Then this class is for you!

$40

Mother’s Day First Friday

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Friday, May 3, 2019
2:00-6:00 pm

Join us for First Friday, May 3rd, as we celebrate Mothers! Stop by the shop for a relaxing hand massage in a nice, quiet environment, and enter to win a prize basket just for Moms.

Free

Next Steps in Brioche
Specialty Class with Michele Lee Bernstein
(aka PDXKnitterati)

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Friday, May 31, 2019
1:00 - 4:00 pm

If you’ve learned basic brioche and you’re ready for the next step, then this class is for you! We’re bringing Michele Lee Bernstein back to show us how to make those straight brioche lines twist and turn. This is our Level 2 class in learning about brioche here at Northwest Wools. So join us as we venture beyond basic brioche!

$45

Road Trip Projects

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Summer is just around the corner, which means it’s time to start planning those Road Trip Projects! Even if you’re not going anywhere, these small and portable projects are perfect for hot summer months. Because who wants a wool afghan on their lap when it’s 90 degrees outside?

Summer Knit Along

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00pm
July 10-August 14

Come knit with us! Join us for sparkling wine, conversation, and, of course, knitting! We’ll get together Wednesday evenings this summer to work on the Ravelry pattern “Oak Park.”

Specialty Class: Felted Purse with Resist Pattern

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Friday, July 19
1:00-4:00 pm

Come learn the basics of Wet Felting at this specialty class! We’ll create a small, buttoned purse with a resist design – perfect for a cell phone or those small essentials you need for a night out on the town.

Shaggy Bear Farms Pop-Up Shop

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Friday, September 6
1:00 - 6:00 pm

Come meet Wendy Hanson of Shaggy Bear Farms, and browse her selection of gorgeous yarns and fibers! Fiber crafters of all types will find something to love in her collection of unique blends.

Specialty Class: Felted Purse with Resist Pattern

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Specialty Class: Felted Purse with Resist Pattern
Sat, November 2, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Come learn the basics of Wet Felting at this specialty class! We’ll create a small, buttoned purse with a resist design – perfect for a cell phone or those small essentials you need for a night out on the town.

Rowan Trunk Show

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Rowan Trunk Show
Friday, November 15

2:00 – 6:00 pm

Come see what’s new from Rowan!
We’re excited to share an abundance of hand-crafted Rowan garments with you at our Fall Rowan Trunk Show.

Holiday Gifts at Northwest Wools

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Northwest Wools is your go-to shop for fiber-related Holiday presents. We make it easy for you to shop local while buying and creating great gifts!

Crochet Collage Artist Candace Coleman Art Show & Sale

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Friday, December 6
2:00 – 6:00 pm

We are excited to bring Candace Coleman back to Northwest Wools to showcase her unique crocheted artwork! Join us on First Friday for an Art Show and Sale of Candace’s work.

Design and Knit a Top-Down Raglan Sweater
Instructor Ann Chaves

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Session One (Wait List)
Fridays, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

5 Session Class held on: January 10, 17, 24; February 14, 28

Session Two
Fridays, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

5 Session Class held on: March 13, 20; April 3, 17, 24

Do you see sweaters in stores that you would like to knit yourself? Have you ever wanted to combine elements of two or three different sweaters into one project? Have you always dreamed of designing the perfect sweater to fit you? Then this class is for you!

Mosaic Moon Pop-up Shop

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Thursday, March 5th
10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Mosaic Moon will help us kick off the 2020 Yarn Crawl with a one-day pop-up shop on Thursday! Started by Morwenna Palmehn of Ashland, Oregon, in 2003, Mosaic Moon has grown from a small custom-knitting business to become a top hand-dyer in the indie-dyed yarn and fiber world. Come see Morwenna’s amazing colorways, paired with soft and scrumptious yarn bases!

Three Fates Yarns Pop-up Shop

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Friday, March 6th
10:00 am – 6:00 pm

We invite you to join Stephania Fregosi of Three Fates Yarns for a one-day Pop-up Shop on Friday featuring her fabulous yarns and fibers. Steph is an indie dyer from Salem, Oregon, well-known for her use of colors – especially notable in her gradient yarns and fibers. Come see her latest concoctions!

Favour Valley Woodworking Pop-up Shop

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Friday, March 6th
10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Favour Valley Woodworking will be with us Friday for a one-day Pop-up Shop. Owner Martha Sunderland is a talented woodworker dedicated to preserving and celebrating her natural environment with her handmade wood and antler buttons, toggles, shawl pins and accessories.

Shaggy Bear Farms Pop-up Shop

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Saturday, March 7th
10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Meet Wendy Hanson on Saturday at this one-day Pop-up Shop, and learn about her very special yarns and fibers from Shaggy Bear Farms. Wendy runs a “farm to needle” operation, managing a flock of over 400 animals, many of which are rescue animals. So your purchases not only support Wendy, but also all of these wonderful animals she has saved.

In the Deep Hue Sea Pop-up Shop

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Sunday, March 8th
10:00 am – 6:00 pm

We are pleased to welcome another Oregon-based Indie Dyer to the group of Indies we regularly carry. Erica Roberts, Owner of In the Deep Hue Sea, will be here on Sunday for a Pop-up Shop showcasing her beautiful, vividly dyed yarns.

Specialty Class: Nuno Felted Neck Warmer

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Come learn the basics of Nuno Felting in our specialty class! We’ll create a one-of-a-kind neck warmer by felting merino wool fiber onto a silk scarf. You’ll come away from the class with a beautifully wearable piece for your wardrobe, as well as knowledge to create many more for friends and family!