The Yarn Stop

25 South Main Street

Clawson, MI 48017

(248) 808-6630

Weekly Events

Exploring Short Rows

Six Weeks

Saturdays; Beginning April 15th

10:30AM - 12:30PM

Fee: $50 + Knitting Short Rows Book ($24.99) + materials. (Note: there will be a discount applied to the book for class members.)

Do you skip over patterns that include short rows? Fear them no more! This technique class will walk you through five short row techniques, and get you started on 2 projects to practice them.

Pick Your Own Project (Knit)

Six Weeks
Fridays; Beginning April 21st
9:00AM -11:00AM
Fee: $50 + materials

As the title states, pick your own project to work on.  Want to learn to cable? What about trying that sweater or shawl pattern you've had your eye on but are nervous to do it alone?  Bring it to class and you will have two hours with an instructor to help you through the process. 

Two Socks At A Time - Toe Up (Knit)

Six Weeks
Thursdays; Beginning April 20th
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Fee: $50 + materials

Instead of knitting the socks from the cuff down to the toe, we will learn to knit socks from the toe up using a seamless cast-on. One of the benefits using this technique is you can try them on as you go. Toe up socks let you use all of your beautiful sock yarn without the fear of running out.

Filet Crochet

Six Weeks
Thursdays; Beginning April 20th
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Fee: $50 + materials

Let's Knit a Baby Sweater! and More!

Four Weeks

Tuesdays; Beginning April 18th

7:00PM - 9:00PM

Fee: $40+ materials

A lovely textured cardigan sweater for that newborn or toddler. Learn moss stitch, how to cable, sweater construction, and how to add a button band. With left over yarn, we will also make a hat!  

Classes / Workshops

Open Knit / Crochet

Weekly

Thursday: 2:30PM

Wednesday - 6:00PM

Free


Bring your project (even if you purchased your yarn from another shop), your friends and hang out a while as you knit or crochet. Chat and unwind over some yarn! This is a friendly gathering for conversations. Please note that there will be no instructor present.

Pick Your Own Project (Crochet)

Six Weeks

Tuesdays; Beginning April 18th

7:00PM - 9:00PM

Fee: $50 + materials

As the title states, pick your own project to work on.  What about trying that sweater or shawl pattern you've had your eye on but are nervous to do it alone?  Bring it to class and you will have two hours with an instructor to help you through the process. 

Help Me! Times
Knitting
Wednesday - 3:00PM - 5:30PM
Saturday - 2:00PM - 4:00PM

Crochet
Wednesday - 4:30PM - 6:30PM
Saturday - 2:00PM - 4:00PM


Bring a project you need a bit of help with (even if you purchased yarn from elsewhere) and our instructors will get you back on track. Issue with a pattern? Have a mistake you’re unable to fix? No appointment necessary, just come in and we will help get your project running smoothly again. This is not a private lesson.

Cotton Pullover Sweater (Knit)

Six Weeks

Tuesdays; Beginning April 18th

7:00PM - 9:00PM

Fee: $50 + materials

Knit a cotton Pullover sweater, just right for cool summer evenings.  

Crocheted Socks

Six Weeks

Saturdays; Beginning April 15th

10:30AM - 12:30PM

Fee: $50 + materials.

Class Policies:

  • All classes, special events, and workshops require advanced registration.
  • You must use yarn and materials purchased at The Yarn Stop during class.
  • Class sizes are limited, so please sign up early! 
  • To reserve your space, we ask you to pay class fees up front.
  • We welcome you to call or stop in to sign up. 
  • Your fee will cover class instruction only. In some cases, there may be a materials fee beyond the cost of class.
  • We are unable to offer refunds for missed classes or workshops.


Hours

Tuesday:  11AM - 9PM 

Wednesday - Friday: 11AM -7PM

Saturday:  10AM - 5PM

Sunday & Monday:  Closed