Hats for Humanity A Charitable Knitting Project

Introducing a local charitable knitting and crochet effort to provide warm, hand-knit hats for anyone who needs one in the Olympia area. The Details We will be distributing donated hand-made hats to the community through our “hat library” located at the front of our retail store in Olympia, Washington. You can drop off finished hatsContinue reading “Hats for Humanity A Charitable Knitting Project”

Jorstad Yarns

ArranmoreAran/Worsted Weight 100% Merino181 yards per skeinUS Needle 8 – 10 Arranmore was one of the first yarns we started dyeing as a Jorstad Creek yarn. It is a 3 ply traditional Aran weight superwash merino with a soft feel. Shows texture and cables amazingly well. Great for accessories or sweaters and it is softContinue reading “Jorstad Yarns”

Update for 3/25/20 and Stash Buster Ideas – Stripes

Watch Video Here Do not despair! We ship if you know what you need, transactions can be handled by PayPal or Square. Contact us at jorstadcreek@comcast.net, use the word ORDER in the subject line! March 25, 2020 Video Blog Notes Stash Buster Ideas – Stripes!  Topics covered in the video blog: Stripes are stash busters!Continue reading “Update for 3/25/20 and Stash Buster Ideas – Stripes”

Learn to knit, crochet, or upgrade your skills!

Beginning Knitting and Crochet Instruction for Adults and Adult/Child – Mar 2 through June 29 Why Learn to Knit with us? We love our craft! Drop in for expert instruction that gets the new knitter on a solid confident foundation. Teaching a structured curriculum you will start beginner projects such as handwarmers or a scarf.Continue reading “Learn to knit, crochet, or upgrade your skills!”

Knitted Flower Demo Rescheduled to Dec 21!

Knitted flowers can be a simple way to embellish a bag, scarf, or wrapped gift. We provide yarn and instruction for a simple rosette. Bring size US 4 or 5 short straight needles. These one hour demo classes have been a fun way to learn a technique or make a small Holiday gift. So farContinue reading “Knitted Flower Demo Rescheduled to Dec 21!”

BK Collective

Sharing Designs We Like to Knit and Crochet

Great Steppe Fiber Project

A scoping project to establish a fiber company in Mongolia based on the principles of Fair Trade

Jorstad Creek

A yarn and fiber company.


(and crochets, and stitches, and is otherwise generally crafty)

KDD & Co

Award-winning Scottish publishing and design

The Sweaty Knitter, Weaver and Devotee of Other Fiber Arts

Interweaving life with fiber arts! (Photograph by Carly Moskat.)