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Welcome to Long Tail Knits. We are a yarn shop dedicated to providing a wide selection of yarns, needles and notions along with classes in knitting and crochet from the beginner to the advanced crafter. Open groups meet on Tuesday and Thursdays from 6:00 PM until close and Friday's from 5 - 8. Enable someone. Come on in, bring your projects and sit awhile. Enjoy the company of good people and a friendly smile.
Address: 9838 Valley View Road, Macedonia, Ohio 44056 Phone: 234-808-4383 M-F 10-8 Sat 10-4
Our products and services
We are now an authorized dealer in Ashford Spinning Wheels and all related items. Featuring Country Spinner 2 and Kiwi 2. Sit & Spin on the 2nd and 4th Mondays from 6:00 to 9:00. Come join us! Check the upcoming events for classes in spinning and fiber prep.
Ashford Spinning Wheels & Products
Our Calico Line is a fingering weight & is 80% Superwash Merino, 10% Cashmere and 10% Nylon. Approx. 496 yards per skein. $32 & currently has 8 vibrant colors. Fields of Wheat, Tutti Frutti, Julie's Red, Bob's Blue Sky, Berry Cobbler, All Day Lolli, Moss and Emerald Isle. Our worsted weight yarn is 210 yards per skein. $18.00 each. Bob's Blue Sky and Julie's Red available. More colors to come.
LTK Collection of yarn
We have been very lucky to have Neal Pottery yarn bowls available in the store. These come in 5 different colors, have a 6" opening at the top, cork feet to protect your table surface and heavy enough to not pull over when you tug on your yarn. $45.00 each and make wonderful gifts for the yarn enthusiast in your life.
Neal Pottery Yarn Bowls
Yarns in sock weight, sport weight and lopi weights. Natural and hand dyed colors. Sweaters, socks, ponchos, stuffed animals, hats, knitting kits, spinning fibers etc. available. Stop in to see the latest colors and styles.
Alpaca Kid & Ewe
100% wool and cotton yarns as well as a blend of cotton, wool, silk and linen. These are available in different weights and colors. You have to see these to appreciate the quality of the USA made fiber.
I changed my display on this yarn! It makes it so much easier to see the wonderful colors and selection of RIOS, Sock, Mechita, Arroyo, Worsted and RASTA .
We carry Addi and ChiaoGoo knitting needles and crochet hooks. Interchangeable sets are also available. A wide range of notions are available from Clover, Boye, Susan Bates, Addi and Nancy's Knit Knacks.
Needles, hooks and notions
We carry handmade project bags in various materials, colors and sizes. There are seasonal items for sell. Special orders can be placed for certain items. Ask Jeannine for details.
Featuring Malabrigo, Berroco Sock, Berroco Sox, Lang Jawoll, Lang Jawoll Magic 6-Ply, Sole to Sole, Opal and West Yorkshire Spinners. Wide range of solid and self-striping colors.
Lessons available for all ages and skill levels. Each 2 hours session is $25.00. Your 5th session is discounted 50%. Call to schedule your classes today.
Knitting and crochet lessons
Bobbin lace is a technique that is centuries old. The Western Reserve Lace Society meets the third Saturday of each month from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Stop by and check it out. See the Upcoming tab for the next scheduled meeting.
Manufactured by Stone Mountain Alpaca, these durable Oak tri-looms are available in 12", 18", 2', 3', 4', 5' and 6'. There is a 6' pine floor stand to help with the larger looms. 3', 4', 5' looms and the floor stand are stocked in the store. Other sizes can be ordered.
Available in Hayfield Baby Aran, Hayfield Double Knitting, Snuggly Spots, Snuggly Peekaboo, Snuggly Crofter, Baby Blossom Chunky, Baby Sparkle DK, Snowflake DK, Pearls, etc. These come in solids and prints. The Crofter has a Fair Isle effect.
Sirdar Baby Yarn
Don't know how to knit? Ever heard of loom knitting? We are offering classes to anyone who is interested. It's a great quick way to make a knitted hat or scarf on a loom. These can be given as gifts to family and friends or donated to any charitable organization. Ask Jeannine for details.
Loom knitting workshops
Gifts certificates are available in any denomination and are great for any occasion. Stop in and get yours today for that special someone! We now offer gift certificates for sale on the website. Use the contact page and email the information and we will call you for payment and send these to you or that special someone. Great for last minute gift giving.
We take donations of completed items as well as donations of fibers (yarn) that can be made into items. These can be dropped off at the store during regular business hours. Such items are then distributed to local groups in need of these items for those who are going through rough times. Please help anyway you can. Twiddle Muffs, hats, blankets, scarfs, socks, gloves, etc....
Giving back to the community
We now carry Bar-Maids products. A wide range of choices of the Lo-Lo Bar, Lo-Lo O' for FEET sake, Lo-Lo Cuticle Intensive and Lo-Lo Lips. Great for hands and other body areas. Absorbs into skin after you stop rubbing. Great for all fibers.
Ashford SampleIT rigid heddle looms and Knitters Looms for sale. Watch for class schedule to try these out and see what fun you can with different fibers and textures of yarns to create unique one-of-a-kind items. Advanced classes also available.