Holiday Gifts at Northwest Wools

Holiday Gifts at Northwest Wools

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! With the holidays just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about your gift lists: both what you plan to give others, and those items you want to put on your own wish list!

We’ve got a large selection of beautiful ceramic yarn bowls and matching mugs from Master Potter Frank Philipps. Frank has been making pottery in the Bauhaus tradition for almost 40 years, combining function and beauty in every hand-made piece.

We’ve got a large selection of beautiful ceramic yarn bowls and matching mugs from Master Potter Frank Philipps

Frank Phillips Pottery is based in Ashland, Oregon. When you buy one of Frank’s bowls or mugs, you are not only purchasing a unique piece of art, you are also supporting an Oregon artist. Northwest Wools is proud to support Frank Philipps Pottery, and thrilled to be the exclusive Portland vendor of these one-of-a-kind yarn bowls.

Interchangeable knitting needle sets are high on many knitters’ wish lists, and we have sets in a number of varieties and price ranges.

Interchangeable knitting needle sets are high on many knitters’ wish lists, and we have sets in a number of varieties and price ranges. We also have crochet hook sets for the crochet enthusiast in your life. And for crafters of all stripes, we have a variety of needle and hook storage cases, books, project bags and yarn caddies — some hand-made by Northwest Wools Instructor Judy!

We have lots of popular yarn kits to choose from, or we can help you build your own. And if you’re looking for something unique, browse our selection of locally dyed and sourced yarns.

We have lots of popular yarn kits to choose from, or we can help you build your own. And if you’re looking for something unique, browse our selection of locally dyed and sourced yarns. These exquisite yarns are the type of luxury item we don’t always buy for ourselves, but covet every time we’re in the yarn store! That special skein is sure to make any fiber artist smile.

Tools that make crafting easier are always a hit. We have umbrella swifts and ball winders so you can wind your yarn skeins quickly and neatly. Or treat your favorite crafter to a Maker’s Keep. This handy magnetic bracelet gives you a place to stick your stitch markers, cable needles and other metallic items so they’re right there when you need them.

And what better gift is there for a fiber enthusiast than a trip to the yarn store? If you’d like to give the gift of an experience as well as something material, consider a Northwest Wools Gift Certificate. We can create one for you in any dollar amount you choose. The recipient is sure to enjoy browsing our colorful, fiber-filled shelves, dreaming up new projects.

It’s not too late to create a handmade gift for that special someone!

There’s still time to make one-of-a-kind gifts for your family, friends and loved ones. We have one of the largest yarn and fiber inventories in town, including a large selection of beautiful bulky and super bulky yarns, and fast, easy patterns, so you can finish your handmade gifts quickly. Check out our shop models for inspiration!

The Golden Tickets Program offers great holiday deals and supports shopping local.

The Golden Tickets Program offers great holiday deals and supports shopping local.

Once again, we will be participating in this popular shop-local program. Earn a 10% discount on commercial yarn at our shop when you bring us a Golden Ticket from someone else. Buy $20 or more of any yarn at our shop and we will give you a Golden Ticket to use at other participating businesses throughout Multnomah Village and Hillsdale.  Everyone loves supporting local jobs and businesses with this fun holiday reward program!  The Golden Tickets program starts November 26 and runs through December 31.

Stop by soon and we’ll help you pick out that perfect gift!

2015 Holiday Time at Northwest Wools

2015 Holiday Time at Northwest Wools

Looking for that perfect gift for the Fiber Artist in your life?

Check out all our unique gifts during this holiday shopping season:  Ceramic “Knit-Out” Bowls and matching mugs from Master Potter Frank Philipps, Interchangeable Needle Sets and Needle Storage Cases, Ball Winders and Umbrella Swifts, Knitting/Crochet Bags and Tool holders, Books, Cards and more.

Gift Certificates for Looms, Spinning Wheels – or for any dollar amount you choose.

Want to create a handmade gift for that Special Someone?

Northwest Wools Knitting Bags

We have one of the largest yarn and fiber inventories in town, as well as many yarn kits.  All the big name yarns, plus lots of Local Indie Dyers. And we even have some limited edition hand-spun yarns from Master Spinner Laurie Weinsoft.  There is still time for you to make some quick and easy items for your friends, family or neighbors.  Check out our Shop Models to inspire your ideas!  And if you don’t have time to make it yourself – we have handwoven scarves and cowls for sale from Silloway Weaving Studios.

Golden Tickets and Little Boxes offer great holiday discounts and support Shopping Local:

We will be participating again this year in both of these Shop Local programs.  Earn Discounts at our shop, throughout Multnomah Village and greater Portland with these two fun holiday programs.  Golden Tickets starts November 16th and runs through December 31st.  Little Boxes occurs the two days after Thanksgiving from  November 27th and 28th. To learn more about these great Shop Local programs please visit  Golden Tickets and Little Boxes.

Yarn Bowls by Frank Philipps

Yarn Bowls by Frank Philipps