Regular Hours:

Mon – Sat; 11am-5pm
Sun 12-4pm

2021 Crawl Hours:

Mon – Sat; 11am-5pm
Sun 12-4pm

Located in Northeast Portland’s Alberta Arts District, Close Knit has been offering a broad range of yarns and classes for over 15 years!
We feature our favorite independent dyers from Farmer’s Daughter, Earl Grey, Spun Right Round, Sprigs and Stone to Malabrigo.
Our other brands include Retrosaria, Harrisville Designs, Isager, Fibre Company, Blue Sky Fibers, Noro, and Cascade to name a few. Also, check out our new and growing on line site closeknitportland.com
We currently have a few Zoom classes and look forward to safely resuming our in-person classes and Open Knit Night on Wednesday evenings.

 

Events

Mar
4
Thu
2021
Earl Grey Fiber Company Trunk Show
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm
Earl Grey Fiber Company Trunk Show @ Portland | Oregon | United States

Heather lovingly and thoughtfully creates such beautiful yarn. We are so glad she has a trunk show again with us this year, although this year virtually. Her home is the Seattle area. We look forward to sharing her creations with you!

The 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl is a virtual crawl. This trunk show will be available on Close Knit’s online store and in the shop, with the best selection online. For safety please shop online. If you choose to visit Close Knit, we encourage you to check their shop page for hours and their website for visiting safety requirements and limited entry.

Farmer’s Daughter Fibers Trunk Show
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm
Farmer’s Daughter Fibers Trunk Show @ Portland | Oregon | United States

We are so happy to have Montana based dye artist Candice English’s yarn in the shop again this year! Candice has developed a Close Knit colorway that we will post during the crawl. Stay tuned! We can’t wait to share it with you!

The 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl is a virtual crawl. This trunk show will be available on Close Knit’s online store and in the shop, with the best selection online. For safety please shop online. If you choose to visit Close Knit, we encourage you to check their shop page for hours and their website for visiting safety requirements and limited entry.

Sprigs and Stone Yarns Trunk Show
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm
Sprigs and Stone Yarns Trunk Show @ Portland | Oregon | United States

Alisha dyes beautiful yarn in Olympia Washington. She uses great care to dye her beautifully rich colors on unusual and elegant bases. We love Sprigs and Stone Yarns!

The 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl is a virtual crawl. This trunk show will be available on Close Knit’s online store and in the shop, with the best selection online. For safety please shop online. If you choose to visit Close Knit, we encourage you to check their shop page for hours and their website for visiting safety requirements and limited entry.

Spun Right Round Trunk Show
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm
Spun Right Round Trunk Show @ Portland | Oregon | United States

We love Renee’s fun colors and inventive combinations! Really! Spun Right Round is dyed in Rochester, New York and we can’t wait to show you all the color she is dying up for this trunk show.

The 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl is a virtual crawl. This trunk show will be available on Close Knit’s online store and in the shop, with the best selection online. For safety please shop online. If you choose to visit Close Knit, we encourage you to check their shop page for hours and their website for visiting safety requirements and limited entry.

2021 Featured Patterns

Many Hands Scarf

by Emily Devlin

(knit)

View on Ravelry

The Herbalist

by Melissa Tyler

(crochet)

View on Ravelry

These featured patterns will be free with purchase at this shop during the crawl via Ravelry download codes. 10% of purchase of the featured yarns used to make them will be donated to charity. For more details about these specific patterns, please click on the buttons above.

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.

 

Local Recommendations

Light Snacks/ Coffee

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

A Yummy Meal

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

Proud Mary’s Coffee 2012 NE Alberta St. Open Daily 8am-4pm

Non-Knitting Stops

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