Dog House Yarns & More

Yarn, gifts, and accessories for the knitter, crocheter, and spinner

****Under New Ownership****

New Shop Hours:
Sunday: Noon to 4pm
Monday & Tuesday: 11am to 5pm
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday: 11am to 8pm
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: 11am to 5pm


Welcome to Dog House Yarns and More!

Dog-gone good yarns,
fibers, patterns, gifts,
accessories, needles,
notions, plus a whole
lot more.




      LOCATION
  708 Sunset Lane
Culpeper, VA 22701
    540-825-3585

      Greetings from the friendly yarn shop in Culpeper, Virginia.  We are located just minutes from Rt. 29 between Warrenton and Charlottesville so please stop by to visit us whenever you're in our area.  We offer a selection of fine yarns for knitters and crocheters plus hand-dyed rovings and beautiful drop spindles for the handspinning enthusiast.
 
      Our shop carries everything from basic sweater yarns all the way to luxury fibers such as the exquisite Silk Shimmer from Blue Ridge Yarns that is hand-dyed in a neighboring Virginia county.

 
      We invite you to sign up for our occasional newsletter.

          NEW HOURS
Sunday: Noon to 4 pm
Monday: 11 am to 5 pm
Tuesday: 11 am - 5 pm
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday: 11 am - 8 pm
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: 11 am - 5 pm


         JOIN US
Weekly
: Knit or crochet with us:
Tuesdays, 1 to 3 pm  and
Thursdays, 6 to 8 pm 

Closed On These Dates:
Easter, Memorial Day, the
Fourth of July, Labor Day,
Thanksgiving and Black
Friday, Christmas
and December 26, and
January 1 and 2 each year.



      Many of our yarns are well-known favorites from companies such as Plymouth, Cascade, Universal Yarns, Kollage, Feza Yarns, Kraemer, Austermann, and Swedish Yarns.  We also stock Shepherd's Wool from the Stonehedge Fiber Mill in Michigan.

Dog House Yarns and More
   SPECIAL EVENTS

Pot Luck Dinner
at our
knit/crochet group on the
second Thursday each
month.

      We carry a selection of hand-dyed yarns.  In addition to the Blue Ridge Yarns, we currently stock hand-dyes from The Pampered Pachyderm, Puff the Magic Rabbit, Green Dragon Yarns, The Schaefer Yarn Company, Hazel Knits, Holiday Yarns, Chameleon Colorworks, Seacoast Hand-Dyed Yarns, and more.

Notions and More
      If you're in need of knitting needles, we carry addi Turbo and addi Lace from Skacel, Chiao Goo Lace, Chiao Goo Bamboo circulars and interchangeable needles, as well as DPNs, HiyaHiya circulars in bamboo and steel, HiyaHiya interchangeables, and HiyaHiya DPNs.  Straight needles include Brittany birch, Chiao Goo bamboo, and Bryspun flexibles.  Our Denise Interchangeable knitting needle and Tunisian crochet hook sets are made here in Virginia and they now come in colors and attractive roll-up cases.
 
      And, we stock crochet hooks, books, and a variety of notions and accessories, shawl pins, handmade stitch markers, and a few gift items including our unique Piedmont Word Bowls.
 

      Our spinning fibers are hand-dyed by Blue Mountain Handcrafts, Greenwood Fiberworks, and Misty Mountain Farm plus we have drop spindles from Kundert and KCL Woods.  We can also make recommendations of other central Virginia shops that focus on spinning and weaving.

      Come by and browse our patterns by Ysolda Teague, Stephen West, Kate Jackson Knits, Toby Roxane Designs, Laura Chau, Carina Spencer, Rosemary Hill, Baby Cocktails, Carol Sunday, Pam Powers Knits, Cosmicpluto Knits, Lethal Knits, Joji Locatelli, Stolen Stitches, Imagine Knits Design, Figheadh Yarnworks (Jen Hagan Designs), Just One More Row, Sivia Harding, Heritage Fiber Arts, Two Old Bags, Deby Lake, JoLene Treace, Naturespeak Knits, Keep It Simple, Knitting Pure and Simple, C2 Knits, Lisa Ellis Designs, Momogus Knits, Plymouth, Universal, and more.

More from Dog House Yarns
      We are conveniently located in Culpeper, Virginia just minutes from the southernmost exit (Rt. 29 business) or from Rt. 3 or Rt. 15.  You can reach us in an hour or less from Charlottesville, Fredericksburg, Front Royal, Sperryville, Warrenton, Harrisonburg, or much of Northern Virginia, and in about 90 minutes from Richmond or Washington, D. C.  Visit our directions page for help finding us from any area.
 
      If you're new to our area, we can also help you with lunch recommendations and tell you how to find other unique local shops.  There's more information about what you can see and do in and near Culpeper on our About Culpeper page.

      Our classroom is large, comfortable and separate from the sales area.  
      We look forward to meeting you so please stop by to see us whenever you're in or near Culpeper.  A visit to our shop and a stop for lunch and shopping in the nearby historic district makes a nice outing.
 

Dog House Yarns classroom
Dog HouseYarns and More

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