Regular Hours: Mon, Tue, Thu, & Wed 10am-9pm; Fri 10am-6pm; Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11-4pm

Rose City Yarn Crawl Hours: Thu, Fri, Sat 10am-6pm & Sun 10am-4pm

Located in Northeast Portland’s Alberta Arts District, Close Knit has been offering broad range of yarns for inspired crafters for over fourteen years.

We feature our favorite independent dyers from Farmers Daughter, Knitted Wit, Earl Grey, Spun Right Round, Hue Loco, Qing Fibers and hard to find beauties from Retrosaria and Mango Moon. We also have Swans Island, Harrisville Shibui, Fibre Company, Kellbourne Woolens, Blue Sky, Malabrigo, Rowan, Noro, Cascade, Berroco and Plymouth to name a few.

We offer knitting and crochet classes and ‘Open Knit Night’ every Wednesday evening for crafting together


Trip Planner

Close Knit is at the corner of NE 22nd and Alberta. We suggest parking on 22nd as Alberta can be challenging for finding parking spots.

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Local Recommendations

Light Snacks/ Coffee

Salt and Straw Ice Cream Shop 2035 NE Alberta Street Portland, OR 97211

A Yummy Meal

Cruzroom 2338 NE Alberta Street M-Th 4:30-12am Drinks, beer, yummy tacos. Close Knit Knitting and Cocktails Monday nights from 8-10pm.

Pine State Biscuits 2204 NE Albert St. Mon-Sun, 7am-2pm Fri-Sat also open 6pm-1am

Non-Knitting Shopping

Bolt Fabric Boutique 2136 NE Alberta St. Tues-Friday, 10-6 Sat. 10-5, Sunday 11-4

Non-Knitting Hangout

Great Notion Brewing and Barrel House 2204 NE Alberta St #101 Portland, OR 97211 Mon-Thu, 3-10p Fri-Sat 12-11p Sun 12-10p