Alaska 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.
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.