Seattle to Portland Yarn Train: April 7 & 8

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

For you Seattle to PDX Yarn Train Participants, we have a huge selection of all the Big Name yarns & lots of local Indies, too. The largest selection of Roving in town, yarns for dyeing, tools, accessories and more. Plus we will have a special discount available just for you Seattle to Portland Yarn Train-ers on this weekend.

Local Yarn Store Day

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Come celebrate Northwest Wool's first annual  Local Yarn Store (LYS) Day! It's is a time to thank all our staff, students and customers for supporting our little brick & mortar shop! We will offer free Hand Massages through-out the day to show our appreciation, courtesy of Nancie Hines, MA of Portland Reflexology.

Hot Weather Projects

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Time to start planning those warm-weather projects!

Check out these great wardrobe staples worked in some of our favorite cotton and linen blend yarns. These are fun to make and fun to wear!

Road Trip Projects

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Looking for a compact project to take with you on summer adventures? Whether you're a knitter or a crocheter, we've got something to keep you entertained while traveling all summer long!

30th Anniversary Celebration: August 3

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Northwest Wools 30th Anniversary Celebration
August 3, 10 am – 7 pm

We’re celebrating a big milestone, so we’ve planned a big event! Join us on Friday, August 3, for live music, limited edition yarn and tote bags, prizes, and fiber fun with your friends at Northwest Wools!

Shaggy Bear Farms Pop-Up: Sept 7

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Shaggy Bear Farms Pop-Up Shop
Friday, September 7, 10:00– 6:00 pm

Come meet Wendy Hanson of Shaggy Bear Farms, and browse her selection of gorgeous yarns and fibers! Wendy will be at Northwest Wools all day, along with a roomful of her creations. Fiber crafters of all types will find something to love in her collection of unique blends.

Free

Northwest Wools Named Rowan Flagship Store!

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Rowan 40th Anniversary Celebration at Northwest Wools
Saturday, September 22

We are pleased to announce that we have been named one of Rowan’s first Flagship Stores, one of only a dozen in the US. We will join other Flagship Stores around the world in celebrating Rowan’s 40th Anniversary on Saturday, September 22. Please join us for Rowan yarn tasting, sparkling wine and water - plus drawings for prizes throughout the day.

10,000 New Knitters Event

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

10,000 New Knitters Event
Saturday, November 10
11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Would you like to add knitting to your repertoire of crafts? Or do you have a friend you would like to recruit into the world of knitting? Come on over to Northwest Wools on November 10th for a free New Knitter’s Kit and a free knitting lesson!

Rowan Trunk Show

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Rowan Trunk Show
Friday, November 16th
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This is your chance to try on those amazing patterns you’ve admired in Rowan Magazine: We’ll be hosting a Rowan Trunk Show on Friday, November 16th, right here at Northwest Wools!

Crochet Collage Artist Candace Coleman Art Show and Sale

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Friday, December 7
2:00 – 6:00 pm

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

Holiday Gifts at Northwest Wools

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Northwest Wools is the place to come for holiday items. We make it easy for you to shop local while buying and creating great gifts!

2019 Rose City Yarn Crawl Featured Patterns

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Get These 2019 Rose City Yarn Crawl Patterns at Northwest Wools Our theme for the 2019 Rose City Yarn Crawl is “A Walk in the Park,” and it was so much fun coming up with patterns to go with the theme! This year we have something extra special: along with our Featured Knit and Crochet […]

Mosaic Moon Pop-up Shop

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

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

Mosaic Moon will help us kick off the 2019 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 8th
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 8th
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 9th
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.

Toots LeBlanc & Co. Pop-up Shop

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Sunday, March 10th
10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Michele LeBlanc Dillon and Mike Dillon of Toots LeBlanc & Co. Yarns will be with us Sunday for a one-day Pop-up Shop. Michele purchases wool from small family farmers throughout the West Coast and custom blends the fibers to create her unique, undyed yarns. We are sad to say this Event at Northwest Wools will be the last for Michele, as she will be retiring from yarn-making after these many years. So please do stop by to say good-bye to Michele and to purchase some of her very special yarns directly from her for the last time. Northwest Wools will continue to carry Toots LeBlanc & Co. yarns until we run out of our inventory.

One of a Kind Buttons Pop-up Shop

Northwest Wools 3524 SW Troy St., Portland, OR

Sunday, March 10th
10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Come and meet Candace Wilson, the ceramic artist behind One of a Kind Buttons, at a one-day Pop-up Shop on Sunday. Candace will have a selection of ceramic buttons, pins and shawl pins as well as her popular garden birds and bird ornaments. And we are so pleased she created a special Shawl Pin for our Shop’s Featured RCYC Knit Pattern, allowing us to “Put a Bird on it”!

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