2015 Rose City Yarn Crawl

The Rose City Yarn Crawl is almost here – taking place from Thursday, March 5 to Sunday, March 8. And we couldn’t be more excited! We have lots of great fun planned for you, including: Raffle Prizes every day Goodie Bag upon purchase of $50+ (while supplies last, 1 per customer) Relaxation Station every day JamPDX Trunk Show on 3/5 […]

Baby Lambs & Upcoming Imperial Yarn Sale

Imperial Stock Ranch sheep will be lambing through the month of February. Cold temps are hard on brand new baby lambs, mama ewes, and the human lambing crew. So, we’re hoping Portland fiber fanatics will join us in crossing their fingers for warm weather this month! To reward the power of positive thinking, Twisted will […]

Favorites Friday

We love everything we stock… but a girl’s gotta have some favorites! Blue Moon Fiber Arts Socks that Rock Why we love it: the colors, the colors, the colors…  Jampdx Mugs Why we love them: locally made, the perfect size for our morning cuppa, and oh so fun and sassy!   Hazel Knits Tempo Why […]

Favorites Friday

You’ve asked, and we’re answering. Here are just a few of our most-beloved things. Needles from Signature Needle Arts Their convertible circulars and their dpns are knitting heaven.  Knitted Wit Cashy Wool A luxurious cashmere blend from one of our favorite local dyers.   Project Bags from Queen Bee Because a beautiful project deserves a […]

2015 Rose City Yarn Crawl Mystery Alongs

 The Rose City Yarn Crawl is delighted to announce that, as a part of the 2015 RCYC, there will once again be both a Mystery Knit Along AND a Mystery Crochet Along. Two fabulous local designers, Debbi Stone (The Stitches of My Life Designs) and Darla J. Fanton (Designs by Darla J), have created two […]

New Yarn – Madelinetosh Home

The newest yarn at Twisted is Madelinetosh Home. This 100% superwash merino wool is bulky weight, with a generous 110 yards per skein. Each incredibly soft, squishy skein is hand dyed in small dye lots and is machine washable, making it perfect for hats and other accessory projects. Check out some of the gorgeous color options […]

Tjockt Fat & Fluffy Yarn

Need a quick project? How about a 1-skein 1-hour cowl on size US 50 needles?! Wil and Emily both wrote up patterns that are free with your purchase of Tjockt Fat & Fluffy yarn. Here’s all you need: 1 skein of Tjockt Fat & Fluffy 1 set of US 50 needles (24″ circulars for Wil’s […]

Imperial Yarn – the American Wool Tradition

The Imperial Stock Ranch is a family owned and operated ranch located on more than 30,000 acres of Oregon’s beautiful high desert. Once a year, they harvest the soft, white wool from their sheep and begin the process of transforming this naturally renewable resource into Imperial Yarn. Meet some of our favorites…   Anna – Worsted weight, 175 yards, $24 […]

Hazel Knits Tempo

You’ve asked for it, and it’s finally here! A worsted weight yarn from perennial favorite regional hand-dyer Hazel Knits. Hazel Knits Tempo is 100% superwash merino worsted weight yarn currently available exclusively at Twisted. Its unique 18-ply construction yields a smooth finish and amazing stitch definition. It’s a fantastic choice for sweaters, hats, and accessories […]

New Colorways from Abstract Fiber

If you love variegated yarns, we have one you won’t be able to resist – Supersock from local indie dyer Abstract Fiber.  Supersock is a 100% pure superwash merino, fingering weight yarn with high twist and tons of bounce. And Twisted just received a new delivery of gorgeous, cast-on worthy hues! Abstract Fiber is based in […]