Both locations of Urban Yarns strive to bring you some of the latest and greatest new yarns in the fibre world while also staying true to the classic “workhorse” yarns we all know and love. Our shops embody our love for fibre and fibre artists with cozy nooks for pattern research and working on your latest project in a warm, friendly atmosphere.
We are proud to stock yarns by Malabrigo, Madelinetosh, Rhichard Devrieze, Sweet Georgia, Handmaiden, Fleece Artist, Biscotte and Cie, Amano, Three Irish Girls, Mrs. Crosby, Lopi, Noro, Zealana, Rowan, Berroco, Blue Sky Fibres, The Fibre Co, Misti Alpaca, Drops, Sandnes Garn, Cascade, Opal, Phildar, Sirdar and more! Our knowledgeable staff are happy to help you on your latest fibre adventures in store as well as in classes and private lessons.
Yarn Crawl Hours: Friday to Sunday 10 – 6pm at both locations.
Special In Store Events: We will be holding a reception for yarn crawlers during our extended hours from 6-9 pm at our location in Point Grey with drinks, treats and of course, yarn! We will be offering a 20% discount on Delicious Yarns and Kits at the Lonsdale store, and a 20% discount on all Rowan Selects yarns in the Point Grey store.
Owner: Anina Hansen and Lindsay Schafer
Urban Yarns Point Grey: 4437 West 10th Ave, Vancouver BC
Urban Yarns Lonsdale: 1760 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver, BC
Parking: Urban Yarns Point Grey is located on West 10th Ave between Sasamat and Trimble as one heads toward UBC. It is easily accessed by the 14 or 99 bus routes. Metered parking is available on the street.
Urban Yarns Lonsdale is our newest location and replaces our old store in Edgemont Village. It is located on Upper Lonsdale Ave between 17th and 18th Street, next door to Brown’s Social House. Transit is easy from Lonsdale Quay and the Seabus by route 229 or 230 or by bus from downtown Vancouver on the 240 or 241. If you are driving, take the Lonsdale Exit (18) from Highway 1 and proceed downhill for 6 blocks. Free street parking is available on Lonsdale and 18th.