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Knitting, Crochet, Cross Stitch, Needlepoint & More

The Tinsmith’s Wife’s singular goal is to provide inspiration for knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, cross stitch, and punch needle embroidery.  We augment this by providing a superior array of fibers, supplies, patterns, accessories, and canvases.

Upcoming Events

all-day Berroco Indio Trunk Show (2/22 –... @ The Tinsmith's Wife
Berroco Indio Trunk Show (2/22 –... @ The Tinsmith's Wife
Feb 22 – Mar 3 all-day
Over the next ten days we are celebrating Berroco’s new yarns – Indio – with a trunk show.   This is the best way to get a sense of these new yarn and perhaps give them a try to get a new garment ready for Spring that is right around the...
1:00 pm 2019 Sweater KAL
2019 Sweater KAL
Mar 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2019 Sweater KAL
2019 is ‘The Year of the Sweater’ at The Tinsmith’s Wife!   Throughout the year we will have Sweater KAL time designated to keep you going on a sweater – and making sure that you get a great fitting sweater.   They really aren’t too scary. We are not picking...
1:00 pm Crochet Along
Crochet Along
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Crochet Along
So excited about the new Mandobug Crochet Along to make the Double Down Shawl.        The pattern is a freebie that uses a DK-weight llama yarn (yep, we have some) that makes a long, shallow scarf.   There are four colors and it uses a 4.0 mm hook....

Pssst….   Have you heard we are having a ginormous yarn sale starting this Saturday, 1/26 from 10 am – 5 pm as well as the following two Saturdays (2/2 and 2/9) as well?

The sale is long overdue – haven’t had a big sale in six years.   Help us out by coming and taking advantage of 50% off of yarns not currently in the shop…and giving us a bit of space to walk in the new cottage!  SMILE!

Our Linen

In the realm of cross stitch, we carry hand dyed linen from

  • Picture This Plus
  • Lakeside Linens
  • Weeks Dye Works
  • Under the Sea
  • and others

Our Fibers

Our cross stitch fibers range from silk to cotton from dyers such as

  • Weeks Dye Works
  • The Gentle Art
  • Classic Colorworks
  • Gloriana, Needlepoint Inc.
  • and others

Our Patterns

We also have cross stitch patterns from amazing designers such as

  • Blackbird Designs
  • GiGi R, La-D-Da
  • Stacy Nash
  • The Primitive Hare
  • and others

The Tinsmith’s Wife loves fiber, cats, and coffee….

We encourage you to bring your current project and join us for a morning or an afternoon. There are several comfy spots to sit (next to a cat or two), and there is always laughter and inspiration. There are also great antique shops, yummy places to eat, and a sense of stepping back in time, just outside our doors.

There are several comfy spots to sit
if you are interested in learning one of our crafts, we would love to help you learn as well!

In a nutshell – we have a lot of great stuff! The journey is walking through the rooms of our amazing historic building and coming across another gem of luscious inspiration.

Enjoy and explore – and if you are interested in learning one of our crafts, we would love to help you learn as well!   Just call the shop to coordinate a time to come in.