Your happy-go-lucky yarn shop

Welcome to your happy-go-lucky yarn store.

Whether you need help with a tricky project; are looking to learn a new skill; want to knit-a-long with fellow knitters; are yearning for a fun night out; or are on a quest for a new pattern, unique gift, or a fantastic skein of yarn — we’ve got you covered, and can’t wait to meet you!

The Nifty Knitter
visits Victoria!

july 10th - 13th, 2017

Registrations Opens March 6th @ 10am

Relax and rejuvenate at our luxurious getaway yarn retreat in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia. Enjoy some peace and quiet in your rooms overlooking the water or take a stroll in the gardens below.  Let our instructors reignite your textile passions by helping you select your next project, get hands on help,  or learn new techniques at our optional workshops.  

  The Nifty Knitter Visits Victoria - Your Happy-Go-Lucy Knitting Retreat

  The Nifty Knitter Visits Victoria - Your Happy-Go-Lucy Knitting Retreat

Learn to be a Niftier Knitter!

Interested in learning new techniques, skills, or just looking for a fun knit-a-long project? Well, have a gander at our latest class offerings! From the very beginner to the most advanced, we've got you covered. 

Beginner Knitting, crochet & Weaving

If the only weaving you do right now is in and out of traffic, then our beginning knitting and weaving class will offer some much needed relaxation. Join us to learn this impressive skill that will have you "yarning" for more.


Yarn isn't the only thing we offer an array of. We also love to indulge our knitters with a variety of workshops to learn exciting new skills. You won't want to miss it! 


Around the shop...

Custom Fit Sweater workshop

Are you looking to try your hand at sweaters? Have you knit sweaters and they just don't fit quite right.  This is the service or workshop for you.  Customfit is a system that creates custom-made patterns just for your body type whether you are a man, woman, or child.  Check out the gallery of images we have.  Can't make the workshop times? No worries!  Come in anytime for a custom measurement and get started today.

Project Workshops

Working on a tricky project? We’re here to help! Check out our Stitch Support hours and come on by for some one-on-one TLC.

Wine & Knit Night - Fridays from 6pm-8pm

Wine & Knit Night

Free event, every Friday from 6pm-8pm
Sometimes you just need a night out with a good glass of wine and an even better ball of yarn. If this sounds enticing, then we would like to cordially invite you to join us at one of our Wine & Knit Nights — we promise it will leave you in stitches!