Close Knit

2140 NE Alberta St
Portland, OR 97211
503.288.4568



Regular Hours: Mon-Tue 10am-6pm, Wed 10am-9pm, Thu-Fri 10am-6pm, Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-4pm.
Crawl Hours: Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun 10am-6pm.

Close Knit is the friendly neighborhood knitting and crochet shop located in the heart of Northeast Portland in the Alberta Arts District.

We feature Bumblebirch, Fyberpates, Shibui, Blue Sky Alpacas, Spud and Chloe, Isager, Rowan, Loopy Mango, Fancy Tiger Crafts, Cascade, Berroco, Classic Elite and so much more. The shop hosts two events weekly for our knitting and crochet neighborhood: “Knitting and Cocktails” on Monday nights from 8-10pm at our neighbors “Cruzroom” and “Open Knit Night” at Close Knit Wednesday evening from 6-9 pm.

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Local Hotspots/ Where to Find

  • Light Snacks/ Coffee
    Salt and Straw Ice Cream Shop
    2035 NE Alberta Street
    Portland, OR 97211
  • A Yummy Meal
    • Cruzroom
      2338 NE Alberta Street
      M-Th 4:30-12am
      Drinks, beer, yummy tacos. Close Knit Knitting and Cocktails on Monday nights from 8 – 10pm.
    • Pine State Biscuits
      2204 NE Albert St.
      Mon-Sun, 7am-2pm
      Fri-Sat also open 6pm-1am
  • Non-Knitting Shopping
    Bolt Fabric Boutique
    2136 NE Alberta St.
    Tues-Friday, 10-6
    Sat. 10-5, Sunday 11-4
  • Non-Knitters Hang-out
    Mash Tun Micro Brew
    2204 NE Alberta
    Mon-Fri, 3-Midnight
    Sat 12-Midnight, Sun 10-Midnight