The Yarn Barn         5077 Andersonville Rd., Dillwyn, VA  23936         ph. 800.850.6008 or 434.983.1965

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Welcome to Kirtland's Yarn Barn!

If you can't find what you're looking for, please ask. I have lots of stuff in the store that is not online. If I don't have it, I may be able to get it or help you locate it.

Sale! New items were added to the sale page on 26 February.

Little Girl's Shrug in Maypole DK2 Apr 2015

Euro Baby Maypole DK arrived a few weeks ago, but without any supporting patterns. Here is a sample knit up in colorway #11 from Knitting Pure & Simple pattern #288, Little Girl's Shrug.

Maypole DK is a 100% polyester yarn in 12 self-striping colorways. This shrug in size 2 took less than half a ball. You could make up to a size 6 with one ball! $7.00/100gm, 262yd skein.

27 Apr: pattern book 116 Carousel, with 10 designs for the family to knit in Maypole DK, has arrived!

22 Mar 2015

Three new pattern books from Noro are now in stock.

Hanami II includes 8 spring/summer garments for women, knit or crochet in a variety of Noro yarns including the new Tokonatsu. Sweaters, vests, a scarf and a skirt.

Noro Romance by Jenny Watson includes 8 sweaters with accessories for men & women. These all use the new Kureopatora yarn and include a nice range of sizes.

Noro Akita is a fall 2014 pattern book with 12 garments and accessories in a variety of Noro yarns. Includes women's sweaters, vests and coats, plus a hat and a cowl.

11 Feb 2015

Stria Collection: Oasis Pullover Neve color 4Neve is a new 100% cotton yarn from Juniper Moon Farm. 7 colors have arrived, and we have the Stria Collection of patterns featuring the yarn available as PDF downloads. Knits 4.5 - 5.5 sts/in. $12.00/100gm, 222yd skein.

 

22 Jan 2015

New 2015 colors of Noro Silk Garden Lite are now in stock.

Noro Tokonatsu #17In addition, the new Noro yarn Tokonatsu has arrived. This yarn has an amazing feel and is a gentle tweed, not a solid dye like it might show up in the photos. 40% cotton, 30% silk, 30% viscose and knits 5 sts/in on a 7 needle. Have not seen patterns for it yet but could be worked in any dk pattern. Some people complain that Noro yarns are too itchy, not this one! $12.00/50gm, 136yd skein.

10 Jan 2015

Cozy Soft Chunky #302Cozy Soft Chunky #204Ella Rae Cozy Soft Chunky is a 75% acrylic, 25% superwash  wool bulky yarn that knits at 3.5 sts/inch. 12 solid colors and 5 print colors are now in stock. $7.00 solids, $8.00 prints/100gm, 131yd skein.

Meadow Shawl9 new colors of Jamieson Shetland Ultra Lace Weight yarn have also arrived. This is a 50% shetland/50% lambswool yarn that knits at 6.25 sts/inch on a US #3 needle. $7.55/25gm, 212yd skein. Several shawl & scarf patterns using Ultra are in stock, including the Meadow Shawl by Dianna Stevens shown here.

3 Jan 2015

Many colors of Dale Garn Heilo have sadly been discontinued. If you want accent colors, order soon before they're gone for good!

26 Dec 2014

Kureopatora is here! This is a 100% merino wool dk weight yarn knit at 5.5 sts/inch in 12 exciting colors. $18.00/100gm, 295yd skein.

A few patterns for it, including the Chevron Scarf shown here, are in Noro Knitting Magazine #5.

The new World of Nature A-W 14-15 brochure includes several garments & accessories - free with your Kureopatora yarn purchase while supplies last!