Needle & Arts Centre
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The growing knit and crochet community is not a clandestine sisterhood anymore. It's about coming together, exchanging tips and techniques, socializing, having fun together, helping each other. Meet knitters and staff of the Needle & Arts Centre in Campbell River, BC.

We are your yarn shop specialized in quality products for knitting and crochet, including needles, patterns and other accessories.
We do mail orders to Canada, the US and to any other destination!
We not only carry high end yarns but also an array of very affordable yarns - INCLUDING the service and consulting which the big W and Z stores cannot offer...

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We do mail-orders AND are a real store - same good service! Plus Knit Cafe and classes
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lots of garment samples, patterns and top consulting

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store front at Arts Fest

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store front at Christmas time

Where to go from here in our web yarn store: please click below!

Select from our Yarn Pages
This is what you find
Knitting and Crochet News and Sales
we extend our class offer; this page is a new service!
List of yarns sorted by Yarn Name
Yarns by Fiber Content
later: List of yarns sorted by Fiber Content
List of yarns sorted by Manufacturer and Name
List of yarns sorted by Yarn Weight and Name
Help, support, tips, tricks and gadgets
Lots of Kits, Accessories and books
Find references to many FREE patterns or order ours
Our Yarn Blog with news and free patterns
for Crochet and Knitting!
Download the Guide to Yarn Weights pdf here
Download the Needle Size Comparison Chart pdf here
European/American/UK conversions and terms

In our store you'll find more than 200 different quality yarns of different price ranges. This guarantees that you will find the right yarn for each of your projects and for every pocketbook. We carry a full bandwidth of quality yarns for knitting and crochet of all weights, from sock and lace yarn to super bulky wool. If you are looking for a special yarn brand which you don't find here: we can either get it in for you or substitute it - always for a very competitive price! Just ask our experts!
Here are the current brands we carry:


ArmanoKing Cole
Borgo de PazziLoopy Mango
Briggs & LittleMaggiknits
CascadeManos del Uruguay
Classic Elite (CE)Misti Alpaca
El.D.Mouzakis (Butterfly)Opal
Filatura di CrosaRegia
James C. BrettShibui
Jil EatonSMC/Schachenmayr
Juniper MoonUniversal Yarn



We are a yarn shop specialized in quality products for knitting and crochet, including needles, patterns and other accessories. We do mail orders to Canada, the US and any other destination.

All prices in Canadian $
To place your order, read our policies first and then go to Contact Us. Phone toll-free 1-888-588-7834 for your order and credit card information, or email us.

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