Regular Hours: Mon – Closed; Tues – Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 12-4pm

2021 Crawl Hours: Mon – Closed; Tues – Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 12-4pm

Knotty Lamb is an elegant yarn shop located in the delightful charming town of Forest Grove. A quick and easy drive from downtown Portland.

At Knotty Lamb our passion is independent designers and dyers and we feature a wonderful selection of yarns that range from indie darlings like Magpie Fibers, Twisted Willow Yarns, Life in the Long Grass, Long Dog Yarns, Tukuwool, Barnyard Knits, Tôt le Matin, Biches & Bûches, Retrosaria, Lambstrings, Murray & Co. Wool Goods, Hello Stella Fibers and their own house line Lamb Good Fibers, to yarn-lover favorites like Berroco, Shibui Knits, The Fibre Co., Madelinetosh and Malabrigo, Quince & Co. plus so many more!

From knitting to crochet to spinning we offer numerous classes to keep you crafting, or design your own class with a private lesson, we are here to help you learn and expand your skill-set. With 1600 square feet filled with wonderful natural light, we encourage you to spend your afternoon on our comfy couch and chairs, crafting away with old friends and making new ones.

Events

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Black Elephant Trunk Show
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm
Black Elephant Trunk Show @ Forest Grove | Oregon | United States

We are so thrilled to host a trunk show from Black Elephant of the UK. Indie dyer Petra knows her colors so well. Rich and full or soft and delicate, you will absolutely love everything you choose. And yes, choosing will be the hardest part!

The 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl is a virtual crawl. This trunk show will be available on Knotty Lamb’s online store and in their brick & mortar location, with the majority of it online. For safety and best selection, please shop online. If you are choosing to visit their brick & mortar location during the crawl, we highly encourage you to check their shops page for hours and their website for visiting requirements.

Caitlin Hunter – A Special Pattern Release
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm
Caitlin Hunter - A Special Pattern Release @ Forest Grove | Oregon | United States

Designer Caitlin Hunter of Boyland Knitworks will be releasing a brand new special design just for us during the 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl. You will be able to purchase ready to ship and preorder kits. Be sure to mark your calendars. We can’t wait to show you this stunning design!

The 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl is a virtual crawl. This trunk show will be available on Knotty Lamb’s online store and in their brick & mortar location. For safety and best selection, please shop online. If you are choosing to visit their brick & mortar location during the crawl, we highly encourage you to check their shops page for hours and their website for visiting requirements.

Explorer Knits + Fibers Trunk Show
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm
Explorer Knits + Fibers Trunk Show @ Forest Grove | Oregon | United States

Are you a fan of dyer Ali of Explorer Knits + Fibers from Colorado? Yes, that’s a hard yes from us too! Ali is known for creating beautiful yarns inspired by gorgeous travel destinations we’d all love to visit. If it’s a place you want to visit or if you have fond memories from a vacation, Ali’s yarns are sure to make your heart smile. We are excited to see what Ali sends our way and what vacation destinations she’ll be sending us on.

We will be receiving her Denali Sock and Sock sets. Be sure to check out her coordinating trunk show at House of A La Mode for her beautiful mohair.

The 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl is a virtual crawl. This trunk show will be available on Knotty Lamb’s online store and in their brick & mortar location, with the majority of it online. For safety and best selection, please shop online. If you are choosing to visit their brick & mortar location during the crawl, we highly encourage you to check their shops page for hours and their website for visiting requirements.

Hello Stella Fibres Trunk Show
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm
Hello Stella Fibres Trunk Show @ Forest Grove | Oregon | United States

We are so happy Lindsay of Hello Stella Fibers from Ontario Canada is joining us again for the 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl. Lindsay’s yarns are always so bright beautiful and swooned over by all. We are excited to see Lindsay’s new show and know you’ll love them just as much as we always do!

The 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl is a virtual crawl. This trunk show will be available on Knotty Lamb’s online store.

Hooker’s Corner Trunk Show
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm
Hooker's Corner Trunk Show @ Forest Grove | Oregon | United States

We are excited to welcome Cathy of Hooker’s corner. Cathy is an extremely talented and caring dyer who creates absolutely beautiful creations. Cathy and her family relocated up to the Portland area after their house was lost in the Paradise fire. After some time off to heal and take care of her family, Cathy has recently restarted dyeing again and we are over the moon she has joined us for this years crawl.

The 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl is a virtual crawl. This trunk show will be available on Knotty Lamb’s online store and in their brick & mortar location, with the majority of it online. For safety and best selection, please shop online. If you are choosing to visit their brick & mortar location during the crawl, we highly encourage you to check their shops page for hours and their website for visiting requirements.

Joji & Co. Trunk Show
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm
Joji & Co. Trunk Show @ Forest Grove | Oregon | United States

Yes, you read that correct! We are thrilled and honored to be hosting a very large and absolutely beautiful trunk show from Joji & Co. All the way from Argentina, Pampa Buckets, Hobo Bags, Box Totes, Notion Pouches and so many more all in a variety of colors. We’ll have them!

The 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl is a virtual crawl. This trunk show will be available on Knotty Lamb’s online store and in their brick & mortar location, with the majority of it online. For safety and best selection, please shop online. If you are choosing to visit their brick & mortar location during the crawl, we highly encourage you to check their shops page for hours and their website for visiting requirements.

Machete Shoppe Trunk Show
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm
Machete Shoppe Trunk Show @ Forest Grove | Oregon | United States

Gorgeous, rich, jeweled tones colors are what we fell in love with from Brittany of Machete Shoppe. Hand dyed in Pennsylvania, Brittany knows how to make colors dance and play beautifully together. We are thrilled Brittany will be sending us her beautiful yarns for the 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl and are positive you too will fall in love with Brittany’s art.

The 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl is a virtual crawl. This trunk show will be available on Knotty Lamb’s online store and in their brick & mortar location, with the majority of it online. For safety and best selection, please shop online. If you are choosing to visit their brick & mortar location during the crawl, we highly encourage you to check their shops page for hours and their website for visiting requirements.

Made by Hailey Bailey Trunk Show
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm
Made by Hailey Bailey Trunk Show @ Forest Grove | Oregon | United States

Our dear friend Hailey Bailey who is a wonderful crochet designer and designed our shops 2021 crochet pattern, has expanded her talents into the field of indie dyeing. We are thrilled to host Hailey’s trunk show and know you will love the yarns she’s created. Also be sure to check out Hailey’s wonderful designs available on Ravelry.

The 2021 Rose City Yarn Crawl is a virtual crawl. This trunk show will be available on Knotty Lamb’s online store and in their brick & mortar location, with the majority of it online. For safety and best selection, please shop online. If you are choosing to visit their brick & mortar location during the crawl, we highly encourage you to check their shops page for hours and their website for visiting requirements.

2021 Featured Patterns

Fantasist

by Marinda Lariz

(knit)

View on Ravelry

The Crow Shawl

by Hailey Bailey

(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
  • Take Tri-Met bus 57 to stop 7046 which is directly across the street from us.
  • There is ample street parking and a large parking lot behind the shop.
  • Over flow parking available in gravel lot across 19th Avenue.

 

Local Recommendations

Snacks/Coffee

Telvet Coffee 1928 Cedar St., Forest Grove

Kafé 1832a Pacific Ave., Forest Grove 503-372-6250

Slow Rise Bakehouse 1910 Main St., Suite C (enterance on 19th), Forest Grove 503-746-3034

A Yummy Meal

Kama’aina 1910 Main St Suite #A, Forest Grove (503)430-0465

Bites 2014 Main St., Forest Grove 503 746 6812

Ridgewalker Brewery 1921 21st Ave., Forest Grove 503-747-0271

Pac Thai 1923 Pacific Ave., Forest Grove 503-992-1800

The Growler Garage 1837 Pacific Ave Suite 133, Forest Grove (503) 372-5648

New Chinese Cuisine 1932 21st Avenue, Forest Grove 503 359 1383

Migets Island Grill 1914 21st Avenue, Forest Grove 503 888 5311

Non-Knitting Stops

McMenamins Grand Lodge 3505 Pacific Ave., Forest Grove 503-992-9533

Waltz Brewing 1900 A St., Forest Grove 503-536-7693