Purl's Yarn Emporium
Located in Asheville, Purl’s stocks a wide variety of fine yarns and knitting accessories along with books, patterns, tools and unusual buttons from around the world. Free patterns are also available.
Located in the historic Biltmore Village in Asheville, this yarn shop carries the top brands of yarns, knitting patterns, knitting needles and supplies. Check the website for current class schedule by local and guest instructors.
Black Mountain Yarn Shop
Located in Black Mountain, this yarn shop is open Monday through Saturday and Sundays by appointment. They carries yarns, accessories, bags and books. Black Mountain Yarn Shop also offers classes for all levels, as well as special events for knitting, crocheting and spinning.
Charlotte's Fibers, Inc.
This Brevard yarn shop offers handspun/hand-dyed yarns from local artisans along with well-recognized yarn companies. They also offer spinning, weaving and dyeing, knit and crochet classes for all skill levels as well as private lessons.
Gift Certificates and a Frequent Shopper Program are available at this Chapel Hill store. They offer a wide variety of classes for all skill levels. Check website for current offerings.
Located in the Historic Dilworth neighborhood, in Kenilworth Commons. Join the Charlotte Yarn Fiber Club for additional discounts on regular and sale merchandise throughout the store.
The Fibre Studio at Yarns To Dye For
The Fibre Studio at Yarns to Dye For in Charlotte offers a wide array of natural undyed and hand dyed yarns as well as popular brand names. Open Knitting and Crochet times offered throughout the month, check website for days and times and other special events.
A Row of Purls
Every Thursday at this Fayetteville yarn shop is Knit Night from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. They carry a wide variety of knitting and crochet supplies. A Row of Purls also has an onsite Coffee Shop and free Wi-Fi access.
Gate City Yarns
Special events at Gate City Yarns in Greensboro include Crafter’s Night each month on the third Tuesday 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and First Fridays when Downtown Greensboro merchants stay open extended hours the first Friday of each month 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The store also offers various classes for knitting, crocheting, spinning, weaving, felting and dyeing. Check the website for more information on classes available and times.
Common Threads Yarn Shop
Common Threads, located in Highpoint, offers Open Knit and Crochet Night every Thursday 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Open Crochet every Monday 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Many quality yarns are discounted 30 percent and some up yarns discounted up to 75 percent.
Hillsborough Yarn Shop
Hillsborough Yarn Shop specializes in high-quality natural fiber yarn for those who love to knit and crochet. Various classes are available. Check the website for more information and to register.
Knit One, Stitch Two
A wide variety of classes and workshops are offered six days a week at this Huntersville store. Check the website for schedule. They sell a wide array of yarns, kits, supplies, needles/hooks, books and patterns.
Phootsy's Yarn Cottage
Located in Historical Downtown Jacksonville, this yarn shop has the largest selection of knitting and crochet supplies, books and patterns in the area. Check the website for regular and special events, as well as classes available.
Classes are available anytime at this Kill Devil Hills store. Just stop by or schedule an appointment for intense assistance. Be sure to stop by on Friday for TGIY (Thank Goodness Its Yarn… Fridays) held every Friday from 11:00 a.m. until your fingers wear out.
Chix with Stix
Various knitting, crocheting and felting classes are available at this fun shop located in Lenoir. Check the website for more information. Join the ‘Needling Do-Gooders’ group and work on special projects for local causes.
Located in Murphy, Yarn Circle has open knitting classes on Mondays 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Check the website for other class offerings. The Yarn Circle also carries weaving, spinning and knitting supplies as well as used looms, spinning wheels, books and other fiber related items.
Weaver’s Webb is located in New Bern and carries a wide variety of yarns, needlework supplies, needles and hooks, accessories, books, magazines and hard to find needlepoint and cross stitch threads along with offering classes. Check the website for more information on classes and how to register.
Located in the Falls Village Shopping Center in Raleigh, you will be greeted by a friendly staff that will assist you in the store’s comfortable sitting area. Subscribe to the email list and receive special discounts. Check out the website for free patterns and current class schedule.
This Raleigh location offers various classes for knitting, crocheting and spinning. Check the website for more information on current schedule and class offerings. The main store location is Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
The Tail Spinner
Gift Certificates and Free patterns are available at this Richlands yarn shop. The store offers supplies for spinning, looms, knitting, crocheting and other needlecraft equipment. Contact the store for more information on classes and private lessons.
Salty Sheep Yarn Shop
Will be moving to new location on 9-1-2010, next door to old location in the Port O’Swansbourgh building and carries a wide variety of yarns, needles and accessories. Check website for current class information and schedule.
Yarns of Wilmington
Yarns of Wilmington carries a wide array of colors of yarns, fibers, canvases and more. Classes are available, contact store or check website for more information.
Knit Picky, Inc.
Located in a 1910 vintage house in historic Hanes Town area of Winston-Salem, classes are available in knitting, crocheting, spinning. Dying-along-with-help sessions and private lessons are also available. Open Knit Night is every Wednesday 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and The Breakfast Club Open Knitting is each Thursday morning 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. They also offer a yearly Yarn Camp.