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Alaska Yarn Stores

Whether you live in Alaska or are just planning a visit, don't miss the local yarn stores.

Memories and More
This scrapbooking and yarn store in Fairbanks, Alaska, stocks more than 70 types of yarn as well as being a one-stop shop for paper crafters.

A Weaver's Yarn
This shop in Fairbanks is chock full of fabulous supplies for knitters, spinners and needlework enthusiasts. It's a wonderful place to buy spinning wheels and looms and is proud to serve knitters in the Alaskan bush.

A Flying Skein
Located in Seward, A Flying Skein sells a variety of yarns and knitting and crochet accessories. They offer a collection of books, magazines and patterns and have classes in learning to knit and crochet.

Changing Threads
A great place for quilters, knitters, and cross stitch and needlepoint lovers, this shop in Skagway sells Alaska-themed fabric as well as specialty yarn (Alaskan musk ox, in particular) and gifts made by local artisans.

The Rushin' Tailor
Located in Skagway, this store is mostly a quilting store, but it also offers some interesting fiber crafts and sells musk ox yarn.

Birch Tree Gallery
This gallery and gift shop in Soldotna is a wonderful source for local art and pottery, as well as yarn and knitwear. The shop has a good selection of basic wools, mohair, cotton, silk and sock yarn.

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