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Purlescence Yarns is a place where everyone can feel cherished.  Here we nurture the love of the craft and share our experience and love of it with you.  Drop by anytime for an impromptu knit together with old and new friends.  Come crochet over a cup of tea.  Caress our beautiful selection of hand painted yarns while pondering the possible breathtaking garments you can create. Browse our lovely looms and spinning wheels.

Knit,Crochet,Spin,Weave,or Needle Felt,we love all the fiber crafts.  Join us and make your fiber arts dreams a reality!

Pretty pretty colours!

Hey Folks,we just received new yarns from Island Yarn. Their lovely Pagoda,65% Merino/35% bamboo is a lovely lace weight yarn in beautify semi-solid colours. We also have one really lovely variegated in this yarn. Please stop by to check it out!

Shop Closed Feb. 14 –24,2014

In order to put our best foot forward at STITCHES West,the shop will be closed Friday,February 14 –Monday,February 24. We will reopen with our normal business hours on Tuesday,February 25.

Stitches West Market Discount Coupon

Print this Stitches West Discount Card for $3 off admission to the Stitches West Market!

Shibui Mix Party

Join us Friday,January 31,7-9pm for a special event. Shibui Yarns and Marge Okuley,the queen of the swatch,have come up with a wonderful and surprising take on their yarns. Join us for an evening of Mixing with all the fabulous Shibui yarns to create unique new yarns. Marge will share tips,tricks,and formulas for dozens of combinations,perfect for CustomFit sweater patterns. Space is limited. $15,advance registration is required. Call (408) 735-9276 to register.

Happy Holidays!

This Saturday,December 21 is your last shopping opportunity before Christmas. Please note that the shop will be closed Sunday,Dec. 22 –Wednesday,Dec. 25.


We will be closed Sunday,11/24 –Thursday,11/28 to celebrate Thanksgiving with our families. The shop will re-open at 6am,Friday,11/29 for our 8th Annual Pajama Jammie Jam™,the original and still the best! Watch this space for details!

Cascade Yarns Yarn Tasting,Thursday,November 21,6-9pm

Come meet Chad,our delightful Cascade yarn rep. Sample the latest,greatest yarns from Cascade Yarns. We’ll have samples of new yarns for spring and yarns to make quick holiday gifts.

Shop Closed for Halloween

The shop will be closed Thursday,October 31 for Halloween. Joyous Samhain and Happy Halloween!

Steelhead Studio Trunk Show,Thu. Oct. 24,2013,6-9pm

Robin Dahlberg’s beautiful jewelry is a perennial favorite and she always has a spectacular collection of necklaces,earrings,stitch markers,and more. Start your holiday shopping early or pick up accessories for your holiday outfit!

Shop Closed August 25 –September 2,2013

The month of August is drawing to a close. Kids and teachers are heading back to school and we’re looking forward to the Labor Day weekend to spend some time with our families. Whether you’re traveling to the beach or further away,or just cooking up a little barbeque in the back yard,we wish you a safe and happy Labor Day.

The shop will be closed for our annual family vacation August 25 –September 2.