Northwest Wools

3524 SW Troy
Portland, OR 97219

Regular Hours: Mon, Tue, & Wed: 10am-6pm, Thu 10am-7:30pm, Fri 10am-6pm (except First Fridays, open until 7pm), Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-4pm.
Crawl Hours: Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun 10am-6pm.

We are Portland’s oldest yarn shop with friendly Experts to help you! We carry all the major brands of yarn & local Indies too. Fiber, Buttons, Books, Patterns & Accessories. Needles and equipment for every Fiber Art. Classes Daily.

We feature a very large inventory of yarns for Knitters, Crocheters & Weavers. Big names like: Berroco, Brown Sheep, Cascade, Classic Elite, Crystal Palace, Debbie Bliss, Elsebeth Lavold, Habu Textiles, Madelinetosh, Malabrigo, Manos del Uruguay, Mirasol, NORO, Plymouth, Rowan, Shibui Knits, Tahki Stacy Charles, Trendsetter & more.

And for those seeking something “special” we support the following Yarn Independents, many local to Oregon: Alexandra’s Crafts, Ancient Arts, Art by Eve, Artyarns, Black Trillium Fibers, Blue Heron, Juniper Moon, Knitted Wit, Lantern Moon, Rewya Fibers, Shaggy Bear Farms, Teresa Ruch, The Alpaca Yarn Co., Three Fates Yarns, Toots LeBlanc & Co and Twisted Sisters.

We also carry a large selection of Roving from Ashland Bay, Woolgatherings, Dicentra Fibers & Shaggy Bear Farms for Spinners and Felters.

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2016 Events

Trunk Shows
Thursday, March 3 – 10am-6pm
Teresa Ruch Yarns with Teresa Ruch
One of a Kind Buttons with Candace Wilson

Friday, March 4 – 10am-3pm
Knitted Wit Yarns with Lorajean Kelley
Shannon Squire Designs with Shannon Squire

Saturday, March 5 – 10am-6pm
Shaggy Bear Farms Yarns with Wendy Hanson

Sunday, March 6 – 10am-6pm
Toots LeBlanc & Co. with Michele LeBlanc Dillon & Mike Dillon

Featured Patterns & Yarns

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Pattern: Tryon Creek Trillium Hat (knit)
Designer: Judy Smitke
Yarn: Knitted Wit Single Fingering

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Pattern: Oregon Great Grapes Wine Caddy (crochet)
Designer: Tinaka Schwendiman
Yarn: Knitted Wit Welterweight Rambouillet

Local Hotspots/ Where to Find

  • coffee iconLight Snacks/ Coffee
    • Village Coffee
      7781 Southwest Capitol Highway
      Portland, OR 97219
      (505) 244-3954
    • Hattie’s Sweet Shop
      7828 SW Capital Hwy
      Portland, OR 97219
      (503) 293-0088
  • meal iconA Yummy Meal
  • shopping iconNon-Knitting Shopping
    • Village Beads
      7807 Southwest Capitol Highway
      Portland, OR 97219-2465
      (503) 244-1821
    • Thinker Toys
      7784 Southwest Capitol Highway
      Portland, Oregon, 97219
      (503) 245-3936
  • heart iconNon-Knitters Hang-out
    Annie Bloom’s Books
    7834 SW Capitol Hwy
    Portland, OR 97219-2498
    (503) 246-0053


  • We are on Tri-Met Bus routes 44, 45 and 54.
  • If driving, we are 15 minutes from the downtown Portland City Center, in the near Southwest section of Portland.
  • Driving from Portland: Take I-5 South, exit 296B onto Multnomah Blvd. Right onto SW 35th and you’re in the heart of Multnomah Village!
  • Free on-street parking in Multnomah Village.