Yarns & Threads

We wouldn´t crochet if we didn´t love yarn, right? I´m 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 star[offsite link]
Hand dyed and handspun luxury yarns.

Amazon star[offsite link]
Variety of yarns from all over the world

Bobbiny star[offsite link]
Recycled T-shirt yarns

Cotton Clouds star[offsite link]
Cones, skeins, and balls of yarn in a wide assortment of fibers and weights.

Deramores star[offsite link]
Large selection of yarns, patterns, and accessories.

Does it Matter How a Yarn is Made? star
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 star[offsite link]
Beautiful European yarn in a wide selection of colors as well as pattern books and lots of free patterns.

Elann Yarn star[offsite link]
Good selection of yarn, as well as crochet hooks, knitting needles, patterns, and books.

Favorite Media to Crochet star
Various crochet media or yarns offer great textures and unique gift ideas.

Fiber Art Shop star[offsite link]
Now carrying 200 different types of yarn including natural fibers, blends, and man-made products in various weights.

Got Yarn star[offsite link]
Nice selection of natural fibers and blends, as well as hand-dyed yarns.

Herrschners star[offsite link]
Over 40 different brands of yarn and thread in various sizes and weights, including specialty yarns at reasonable prices.

Hue Loco star[offsite link]
Hand dyed luxury yarns.

Ice Yarns star[offsite link]
Large selection of very affordable yarns from Turkey.

Jimmy Beans Wool star[offsite link]
Wonderful yarns, patterns, and books for crochet and knit.

Knit Picks star[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 star[offsite link]
Good source for yarns, threads, hooks, kits, patterns, and books for crochet.

Local Yarn star
Find ideas and inspiration for trying new things at local yarn sales

Mama Knows Luxury star[offsite link]
Sells super chunky merino roving yarn, and tools for using it.

My Pollywogs star[offsite link]
Novelty, specialty, and unusual yarns as well as new and vintage pattern books.

North East Fiber Arts star[offsite link]
Cotton, silk, wool, and other interesting and fun yarns.

Online Yarn Shopping - Know Your Fiber star
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. Let’s explore some of the attributes to look for when choosing yarn for your next project.

PatternWorks Interweave star[offsite link]
Yarns, tools, books, and patterns for crocheters and knitters.

R & M Yarns star[offsite link]
Inventory includes all kinds of new yarn, mill ends, and odd lot yarns at discount prices.

Red Heart star[offsite link]
Great online source for Red Heart yarns.

Seaside Yarn Maker Interview star
Interview with Sara Lynott, the creative genius behind Seaside Yarns

Southwest Trading Co. star[offsite link]
Some very unusual yarns made from bamboo, soy, and corn as well as a few free patterns.

Spin a Yarn star[offsite link]
Specialize in hard-to-find items

We Are Knitters star[offsite link]
Beautiful, luxurious yarns, kits and patterns

Wool and the Gang star[offsite link]
Luxurious yarns and patterns

Yarn Forward star[offsite link]
Aero brand hooks and various types and brands of yarn listed by weight.

Yarn Road Trip star
Just a quick note about how fun it is to add stops at local yarn shops to a family vacation.

Yarnspirations star[offsite link]
Factory source for Bernat, Patons, etc.

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