Twisted

2310 NE Broadway
Portland, OR 97232
503.922.1150



Regular Hours: Mon-Sun 9am-8pm.
Crawl Hours: Thu, Fri & Sat 9am-8pm, Sun 9am-6pm.

Come to Twisted and experience, first-hand, our carefully compiled selection of wonderful yarns, which includes (among many others) indie dyers like Blue Moon Fiber Arts, The Plucky Knitter, Knitted Wit, Hazel Knits, Three Fates, and Blissful Knits. Grab a hot cup of tea and knit on our comfy couches, surrounded by Imperial Stock Ranch, Quince & Co., Madelinetosh, Malabrigo, Berroco, Brown Sheep Company, and Lang (again, among others). Visit us on the Rose City Yarn Crawl and see what all the fuss is about!

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Events

Prizes – every day
Write your name down on the sign-in sheets to be entered to win fantastic prizes like custom made mugs from JAMPDX, a bag from Queen Bee, a kit from Berroco, and more.
Get a free gift bag filled with patterns, tidbits, notions, coupons and fun miscellany with every purchase over $50 (one per customer, please).

Thursday, March 5
JAMPDX Trunk Show
Join Jen and Megan of JAMPDX as they show off their wide variety of ceramic works of art. From yarn bowls to mugs you’re sure to fall in love with something from this local artistic duo.

Friday, March 6
Imperial Yarns Trunk Show
The incomparable Jeanne Carver from Imperial Stock Ranch will join us to tell the remarkable story of a family owned ranch in Eastern Oregon that has turned their ethic of sustainable stewardship into an international success. Stay tuned – if at all possible Jeanne will bring with her a wee baby lamb!

Saturday, March 7
Grab-and-Go Kit-a-palooza
As all you veterans of the Yarn Crawl know, Saturday is fun, frenetic chaos! We’ll help you get in and get out by featuring a variety of pre-packaged kits to make decision making easier.

Sunday, March 8
Blue Moon Fiber Arts Trunk Show
Take in a variety of fantastic garments made with yarn from local dyer Blue Moon Fiber Arts.

PDX Knitterati Trunk Show – 1-5pm
Local designer Michele Bernstein, designer of the 2014 RCYC mystery knit-a-long pattern, will host a trunk show featuring her fantastic designs.


Featured Patterns & Yarns

Postcards from Portland.

Twisted’s 2015 Rose City Yarn Crawl patterns are inspired by the Lan Su Chinese Garden and Saturday Market.

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Pattern: Lan Su Garden Cowl (knit)
Designer: Katherine Leek
Yarns: Blue Moon Fiber Arts Luscious Single Silk
Blue Moon Fiber Arts Socks That Rock Mediumweight

 

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Pattern: Yasgur’s Farm Bag (crochet)
Designer: Megan Parrish
Yarn: Blue Moon Fiber Arts Socks That Rock Mediumweight


Local Hotspots/ Where to Find

  • coffee iconLight Snacks/ Coffee
    Costello’s Travel Caffe
    2222 NE Broadway St
    Portland, OR 97232
    (503) 287-0270
  • meal iconA Yummy Meal
    • Cha Cha Cha!
      2635 NE Broadway
      Portland, OR 97232
      (503) 288-1045
    • Cadillac Cafe
      1801 Northeast Broadway Street
      Portland, OR 97232
      (503) 287-4750
  • shopping iconNon-Knitting Shopping
  • heart iconNon-Knitters Hang-out
    Rose & Thistle Pub
    2314 Northeast Broadway Street
    Portland, OR 97232-1611
    (503) 287-8582


Transportation

  • The #17, #70, and #71 Buses all stop at 24th & Broadway.
  • The closest MAX stop is at Lloyd Center, which is a bit of a walk – about 15 blocks.
  • From I5 North or South, take the Broadway/Weidler exit east-bound. From I84, take the Hollywood/NE 42nd Ave exit to Broadway west-bound.
  • Parking is on-street in this bustling shopping area – side streets are your best bet.