Oxford Yarn Store opened in December 2012 and is a thriving hub for knitters and crocheters of all abilities and backgrounds. It offers a welcoming environment and support from its staff with projects and in creative decision-making. Its ethos is to promote the pleasure and creativity of knitting, crochet and other fibre crafts in an atmosphere of shared skills and knowledge. A regular e-newsletter allows ideas and achievements to be shared and celebrated.
OYS stocks a very wide range of yarns which are, with few exceptions, natural fibres. It also stocks a wide selection of patterns books and pamphlets as well as loose-leaf patterns, some of which are free. The range of needles and notions provides choices to suit all projects and preferences.
Wednesday morning and Thursday evening Knit Clubs provide a forum for the sociability that characterises the Store. These sessions - offered to our customers - are not tutored. Please contact us for further info if you would like to attend.