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For Hardcore Knitters: Sheep’s Clothing in Valparaiso, Indiana

Paradise for knitters and crotcheters is located in Valparaiso, Indiana. Sheep’s Clothing is located on the town square in historic Valparaiso Indiana. This destination is much more than a yarn shop, they also offer regular classes and events. The store is filled with all kinds of luxurious yarns and tools. The store is in an old shop, which has a tin ceiling and a hardwood floor. The combination on the brick walls and skeins of yarn make the store feel very welcoming

As knitting has become more popular over the past few years the store has grown. It was once tucked away on a side street but has moved since the smaller store did not accommodate the growing customer base.

One of the true benefits of Sheep’s Clothing is that they offer classes for those who crochet and those who knit.  There are all types of classes from beginners to advanced expert knitters.  They offer new classes with each season. Classes are held in the shop.  Wither you are a beginner or want to learn there are classes for you.  The finished projects are put on display for other to see.

Sheep’s clothing also offers free knitting and crocheting advice. They also offer their hospitality to allow you to come knit or crochet in the shop.  When you bring your knitting you can learn from others. Tips, tools and techniques are widely dispersed.

The real specialty of Sheep’s Clothing is their yarn selection. They offer a wide variety of yarns. They import yarns from all over the world. They also have synthetic and natural wool yarns. Each yarn is a work in itself.  The yarn ranges in price, size and style. The yarn can be specially ordered for you as well.

They also offer many types of knitting needles and crochet needles. They offer circular knitting needles, and bamboo ones too. This store offers everything that a knitter or crochet lover would want.  This is an excellent place to build up your knitting basket with all of the tools one would need.

Check out their website here.


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Written by : Jonathan Thomas is a blogger based in Northwest Indiana. He's passionate about the Indiana Dunes and Lake Michigan and wants to share all the fun possible in the area with the rest of the world. When not blogging for Travel Indiana, he hangs his hat at his Anglophile blog - Anglotopia and Niche Blogger Today. If you want to connect with him, you can contact him on Twitter @jonathanwthomas Jonathan receives compensation from the Indiana Office of Tourism Development in exchange for blogging. For more information, please see our FTC Disclosure page.