Welcome!

The Yarn Spot is a community yarn store in the heart of Wheaton, Maryland. We cater to knitters, crocheters, spinners, weavers…makers of all kinds.  Our friendly and talented staff are always happy to inspire you, teach you, and help you find just what you want! Come for a visit–stay to make friends, learn and share.

Browse Our Classes

Beginning Crochet–Dishcloths and Grannies

Learn the basic crochet stitches in this fun class. Instructor Debbie Lee will take you through the loops of chain, single crochet, and double crochet.   Fridays, September 19, 26 and October 3, 10  6 PM-8 PM Instructor--Debbie Lee learn more »

Our Latest Blog

Oooh, Baby!

Oooh, Baby!

As you have undoubtedly heard if you have been anywhere near me lately, I am going to become a grandmother soon! From the moment my daughter told me I have been thinking of little else. What to knit for the baby; which patterns and yarns do I want to use?  Hats, sweaters, blankets, and booties are falling from my needles. Since many of you knit baby things from time to time I’d like to share what I have… read more »

New Arrivals

Fall Yarns and Inspiration

Fall Yarns and Inspiration

Are your fingers itching to have yarn flowing through them? To have your needles and hooks busy once again? We thought so. Back in May when Victoria, Marianne and I went to TNNA this is what we were plannning for. And every day for a while now the boxes have been coming in. Big ones and small. From old, familiar companies and newbies alike. Bringing to us all the things we thought you would love and be inspired… read more »