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.


We will close at 5 PM on Friday, October 17. Normal hours resume on Saturday, October 18.

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Introduction to Rigid Heddle Weaving

Come join us to learn the basic skills, vocabulary and fun of weaving on a rigid heddle loom.  We will be warping and weaving a scarf in (almost) a day!  For knitters, weaving is a whole new way to approach yarn and fabric.  No knowledge or previous experience is necessary,... learn more »

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Our Apologies!!

Our Apologies!!

Due to a glitch in our webpage we have not received any of the emails sent from the contact page. We are sooooooo sorry!! It is all fixed now and we will work very hard to respond promptly to any inquiry you have. Thanks for understanding.  

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 »