October 2 - 4, 2020
Sheep to Shawl
A Needle Runs Through It
A Needle Runs Through It makes pretty and useful crafty things for knitting, crochet, and embroidery. Their offerings include project bags, notions, stitch markers, sock blockers, knitting tools and accessories.
Bay Horse Yarn
Bay Horse Yarn’s color inspiration is in nature and the equestrian lifestyle - from a country drive to the soft fuzzy point on a horse's nose. Each skein is carefully hand dyed in small batches, resulting in unique color combinations.
Bead Biz specializes in beads for the fiber community and they love helping their customers make their projects even more special with beads. They sell beads, kits, patterns, and tools for knit, crochet, and all things fiber.
Blue Barn Farm
Blue Barn Farm is a small local farm raising purebred merino sheep and cashmere goats in the foothills near Placerville, California. They offer fleeces, roving, and batts for handspinners and felters, in both white and natural colors of merino and cashmere.
Bungalow Farm Angora
Bungalow Farm Angoras is a small urban farm raising top quality German Angora rabbits. The rabbits are humanly sheared and produce the fiber for the yarn, roving, batts, fiber, knitting and felting kits, and garments that Bungalow Farms offers.
Busy Stix is a welcoming place for knitters and crocheters. They sell local hand-dyed yarn and unique knitting accessories and supplies.
Carolina Homespun is a magical fiber arts emporium. They have everything you need to create with fiber: spinning, weaving, knitting, and felting supplies and equipment, including spinning wheels, spindles galore, looms, and fiber!
Cashmere Kids Farm
Cashmere Kids sells cashmere cloud, batts, and roving along with naturally colored and hand-dyed two-ply yarn. They also accept fleeces for processing from producers of fine diameter fiber.
Cashmere Treats creates luxurious and modern hand dyed yarns and knitting/crochet pattern designs. They specialize in minimalist, highly wearable knitwear designs and natural luxury fibers such as cashmere, silk, merino, bamboo and more.
Clemes & Clemes, Inc.
Clemes & Clemes is a father and son duo making fiber arts equipment since 1970. They have everything you need to get from fleece to shawl, including Good Clean Fiber, Unicorn Power Scour, fiber preparation tools, spinning wheels and drop spindles, weaving equipment, books, silk reels, stitching stands, and more.
Color Notes Yarns
Color Notes Yarn has a passion for color and for making things by hand. They are inspired by colors from nature and the landscape, and feel that color brings energy and joy to life.
Dreamy Goat Design
Dreamy Goat Design Studio uses only botanical dyes and the best of fibers to create luxurious batts and tops for the handspinner. They also carry naturally dyed sock blanks, silk hankies, cowl kits, handspun yarns, and their handbook and DVD's for the beginning natural dyer.
Duren DyeWorks is a small yarn and fiber studio specializing in natural colored, hand processed roving and batts. Along with hand-dyed yarn and fiber, they have a limited supply of mill-spun yarn from their small flock of registered Merino sheep.
Everest Cozy has felted wool slippers that are handmade in Nepal. Their organic footwear is good for your sole!
Fiber Circle Studio
Fiber Circle Studio embraces each person’s uniqueness and creativity. Their goal is to provide a warm and safe space for all levels of fiber artists, from new to expert, with all the resources, equipment, tools, and knowledge to explore one’s creative journey in a place of community, support, and inspiration.
Fibershed Marketplace features goods from regionally grown materials that enhance and restore our soil, water, and the health of our biosphere. This cooperatively owned market has clothing, housewares, fiber, yarn, and dyes from over 30 merchants in the Northern California Fibershed.
Finishing Touch 4 You
Finishing Touch 4 You makes neckwear and accessories from yarn that has been twisted or braided together. The art is in the blending of colors and textures of the selected yarns, making each piece one-of-a-kind.
Girl on the Rocks
Girl on the Rocks has been designing and making fiber-themed gifts and tools in Oakland since 2004. Their ever-expanding catalog of innovative & practical laser-cut tools and accessories are essential for knitters, hand spinners and crocheters.
Global Good Fair Trade works with women's co-ops from around the developing world to pay their artists fair, living wages. Their beautiful, handmade offerings include woven baskets from Ghana, South Africa, Uganda, and Guatemala, hand stamped textiles from Ghana, and needle felted purses and woven bags from Nepal.
Goldenrod Fiber Arts uses natural dyes and focuses on minimally processed, non-superwash yarn. They work with a variety of breeds besides merino and also create wet felted scarves, rugs, dryer balls, and more.
Greenwood Fiberworks specializes in exquisitely hand-dyed yarns and fibers in beautiful and unique colors. In addition to fiber and yarn, they offer patterns and kits, making them a favorite of hand spinners, knitters, crocheters, and weavers alike.
Harvey Farms is a 5th generation mother-daughter partnership raising coated Rambouillet, Merino, Romeldale, and Romney sheep. They sell raw fleece, roving, yarns, wool blankets, felted soap, felted dryer balls, beeswax and lamb tallow candles, and sheepskins.
Houndstooth Fiber Arts
Houndstooth Fiber Arts sells hand-dyed yarn and fiber. They also offer hand balm, needle holder tins, project bags, hand-dyed silk scarves, and hand-woven scarves.
Huckleberry Knits offers artisan yarns and spinning fiber, dyed by hand in glowing, saturated colors in their small studio in Bellingham, Washington. Their colorways are developed to spark your creativity, with semisolids full of subtle tonal changes, and variegated combinations that make rainbows jealous, and they select their base yarns and fibers with an eye towards what inspires them: unque sheep breeds with their own distinctive qualities, beautiful blends that are grater than the sum of their parts, American grown whenever possible.
Invictus Yarns is a small but growing local business that specializes in hand-dyed yarn and luxury bases. Merino, BFL, yak and silk are among some of the fibers that can be found in their skeins.
Kira K Designs
Kira K Designs creates knitting and crochet patterns and teaches craft classes in and around Oakland. Their patterns present a streamlined aesthetic featuring clean lines and intriguing details.
Knit This, Purl That
Knit This, Purl That sells knitting kits and yarn to help you make unique, high quality, and beautiful clothes and accessories. Some of their patterns are exclusive and designed by their talented staff!
Lani’s Lana features Rambouillet wool from the Bare Ranch in Surprise Valley. Their offerings include yarn, fiber, fabric, knitting kits, and finished goods made from wool grown using sustainable, natural methods.
Lickin Flames makes handmade ceramic buttons, shawl pins, yarn bowls and gift ware. They know the time and effort you put into your projects and create worthy of holding your work.
Macedo's Mini Acre
Macedo’s Mini Acre is an alpaca ranch in Turlock. They sell alpaca fiber, dryer balls, yarn, roving, socks, insoles, gloves, hats, scarves, and rugs.
Menagerie Hill Ranch
Menagerie Hill Ranch raises alpacas and sells alpaca fiber products and alpaca themed products and novelties. Their offerings include fleece, roving, and yarn; socks, scarves, gloves, and headbands; dryer balls, needle felting kits, and much, much more.
Mendocino Wool & Fiber Inc.
Mendocino Wool and Fiber is a family owned, community based wool processing facility that uses local wool to make roving, sliver, and yarn. Their mission is to grow the domestically sourced fiber economy while supporting everyone along the supply chain with quality products that are good for the environment: the farmers, the producers, the artisans, and the consumer.
Meridian Jacobs has a flock of more than sixty Jacob sheep to supply them with unique spotted wool for hand spinning, knitting, and weaving. They also carry Lunatic Fringe yarns and kits and spinning and weaving equipment from Ashford, Clemes & Clemes, and Schacht.
Mosshollow Hill designs one-of-a-kind felted garments and accessories from a variety of new and up-cycled materials. They also offer a selection of items from finished art to raw fiber, locks, roving, and batts from their Wensleydale/Romney ewes, as well as handspun yarn, felting kits, hats, and wearables.
Pan’s Garden Yarns sells handspun art yarn, handspun utility yarn, hand-dyed top, hand-dyed roving, art batts for spinning, hand-dyed and natural colored washed fleece and handwoven Saori-style scarves. Their love affair with spinning, weaving and attending fiber events began over 30 years ago and it has been a rewarding and fulfilling adventure.
Psych Ward Yarns
Psych Ward Yarns sell luxury hand-dyed yarn and handsewn project bags.
Red Creek Farm
Red Creek Farm is a Fibershed certified, Climate Transitional small farm raising coated crossbred Merino, Cormo, Lincoln, and Wensleydale sheep that regularly win blue ribbons. They offer white, naturally-colored, and naturally dyed raw fleeces, washed locks, mill spun yarn, and more.
Sea Change Fibers by The Dye Project
The Dye Project was born out of a desire to combine the gorgeous colors and variations of hand-dyed processes with wooly non-superwash yarn that people will love to knit. All of their yarns have been carefully chosen to be both wonderful to work with and fabulous to wear.
Seismic Yarn and Dyeworks creates color to rock your world, and does so on exquizitely soft bases! In addition to yarn, they offer accessories and swag including project bags, t-shirts, enamel pins, stitch markers, and more.
Shaggy Bear Farms
Shaggy Bear Farms focuses on the rare, endangered, and lesser known breeds. They showcase rovings, yarns, and other fiber products produced by the 42 breeds of fiber animals raised on their small family farm.
Sincere Sheep specializes in breed-specific, domestically sourced and spun wool yarn dyed with the finest natural dyes.
Speckled Finch Studios
Speckled Finch Studios is a small hand-dyed yarn company run out of a home studio in San Francisco. Their yarn is dyed in small batches and their colorways are inspired by a magical mix of the stunning nature found along the Northern California coast, pop culture, and whimsy.
Spin-Glitz is where you will find SpinOlution Wheels, Weapons of Mass Construction, and Fabulous Fiber Washing Bags. They also have one-of-a-kind handspun yarn, locally sourced fiber that is lovingly washed, dyed, and carded or combed into lustrous batts and bumps.
The Loom Room
The Loom Room celebrates four generations of ranch and farm life! They offer yarn, roving, fleece, and finished goods made from their alpacas, colored merino sheep, and angora rabbits.
The Royal Bee Yarn Company
The Royal Bee Yarn Company is a LYS in Pacifica that cares as much about environmental sustainability as the welfare of the sheep that grow their yarn. They have their own yarn made from 18 micron domestically-sourced Merino that is custom milled near the farm and then hand dyed in all natural dyes.
Valley Oak Wool Mill
Valley Oak Wool Mill is a custom wool processing mill in Woodland. In addition to the fiber and yarn they have for sale, if you need any scouring, picking, carding, pin drafting, or spinning - they do it all!
Warner Mountain Weavers
Warner Mountain Weavers features hand-dyed Deep Creek Yarns and Brooklyn Tweed Ranch 01, which was sourced locally to them in the Surprise Valley. They also have project bags, tote bags, and assorted accessories for crocheters and knitters.
Wild Oat Hollow
Wild Oat Hollow has a flock of registered Romney sheep and a mixed flock of Merino, Cormo, and other breeds of sheep, as well as a herd of dairy goats. From the sheep, they produce yarn and sheepskins; from the goats they produce produce climate beneficial goat milk soap and herbal face and body cream.
Wonderland Dyeworks developed from a deep-rooted connection and commitment to continuing traditional fiber art forms and the desire to offer the fiber community unique and rich color palettes. This small fiber arts business specializes in high quality hand-dyed rovings, yarn, and othe fiber goodies.