Gossamer

2418 E Burnside St.
Portland, OR 97214
503.233.4807



Regular Hours: Mon closed, Tue 12-6pm & 7pm-9pm, Wed-Fri 11am-6pm, Sat 11am-5pm, Sun 12-5pm.
Crawl Hours: Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun 10am-6pm.

You can find lots of Brown Sheep Company yarn as well as a variety of other yarns, including Mountain Colors. Gossamer has an awesome selection of 100% merino wool felt, merino (and other sheep) roving, DMC embroidery thread, natural wool batting… We offer a variety of classes and supplies for knitting, crochet, needle-felting, wet felting, embroidery… Located in the heart of Portland.

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2014

Events

Thursday, February 27th: 4pm-5:15pm – Demonstration and sample fair isle/stranded technique with Kim Lehecka.

Friday, February 28th:

  • 1pm-2pm – Crochet magic loop/ring instruction & demo.
  • 3pm-4:30pm – Needle-felting small decorative pins/patches. Both with Sarah Dimuzio. Drop in during listed times. Have some fun, learn how to do this crochet technique, make something, and see what all the fuss is about needle-felting!

Saturday, March 1st & Sunday, March 2nd: 12-6pm – Trunk show & demo from Tilly Lind from Lindentree Fiber Arts. She will be spinning her hand-dyed & blended fiber into yarn. We will have her beautiful yarn for sale too!

All weekend – The first 10 customers every day will receive a free hand-knitted gift!



Special Patterns

Buckman is named for the late 19th century orchardist and school board /city council member Cyrus Buckman. The neighborhood is located in the heart of Portland, and contains Portland’s premier arts-integrated elementary school. Buckman is a very bike friendly neighborhood with lots of bike shops and SE Ankeny is a designated bike thoroughfare street. Gossamer’s patterns are designed with the warmth and style of the neighborhood bicyclists & neighbors.
Buckman Bicycle Mittenettes (knit)
by Rose Sabel-Dodge
The Buckman Bicycle Mittenettes are simple, warm, half mittens perfect for bicycling in & around the greater Portland area!

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Buckman Helmet Ear Cozies (knit)
by Rose Sabel-Dodge
The Buckman Bicycle Helmet Ear Cozies will keep you warm without the bulk of wearing a hat under your helmet!

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Buckman Bikerchief (knit)
by Rose Sabel-Dodge
A stylish short kerchief that is warm and light in the breeze. Try layering several in different colors for fun!

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Local Hotspots/ Where to Find


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  • Light Snacks/ Coffee
    Crema
    2728 Southeast Ankeny Street
    Portland, OR 97214-1847
    (503) 234-0206
  • A Yummy Meal
    Ate-OH-Ate
    2454 East Burnside Street
    Portland, OR 97214
    (503) 445-6101
  • Non-Knitting Shopping
    Artemisia :Collage with Nature
    110 SE 28th Ave
    Portland Oregon 97214
    (503) 232-8224
  • Non-Knitters Hang-out
    Crank: Bike Shop
    2725 SE Ash St
    Portland, OR 97214
    (503) 610-8356