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Welcome to the Creative Warehouse
Welcome to the Creative Warehouse, a shop in Needham Heights (metrowest Boston) that sells yarn, knitting and crochet supplies, needlepoint yarns and canvas, Schacht rigid heddle looms, weaving accessories and buttons. Our goal is make sure that your shopping experience here is the best possible. Needham Cable News recently featured us as one of Needham's hidden treasures. We take great care in making sure that the quality of our service and products is unsurpassed. Please come visit - we are sure that you will not be disappointed.
The Eliot Street/Central Ave bridge is closed till December. Be sure to leave plenty of time when coming to the shop.
Alternate routes would be Highland Ave to Muzi Ford, take a right onto Gould Street then a right onto Central Avenue and then take your third right onto Reservoir Street. We are on the left in the Riverbend Office Park.
You can also come from Cedar Street in Wellesley. When you get to the end of Cedar Street take a left onto Central Ave. Follow it to the 128 underpass then take a right onto Reservoir Street. We are on the left in the Riverbend Office Park.
We will be closed Saturday September 3 for Labor Day.
Thursday, September 15 through Sunday, September 18
Thursday: 15% off all DK weight yarns.
Friday: We welcome Andra from Berroco
Andra will have with her some of Berroco’s
2016 fall sweaters, shawls, hats and wonderful
15% off Berroco yarns.
Saturday: 15% off all bulky yarns.
Back by popular demand, Jewelry by Beatriz: One of a kind special shawl pins, stitch markers and more from 11:00am -4:30pm.
Creative Warehouse will present YARN: the movie!
YARN will be shown at the Commonwealth Learning Center next door to the Creative Warehouse. Come early and shop then see the movie. After the movie come back to the store for refreshments. Tickets for this event will be on sale at the shop. No admittance before 5:00.
Tickets are $15.00.
Sunday: 15% off all worsted weight yarns.
Massachusetts Stand Down
Thursday, September 15 Join us Thursday evening September 15th from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm to pack the backpacks for the Massachusetts Stand Down.
The Massachusetts Stand Down will be held on Friday September 30 this year. This will our 3rd year donating backpacks filled with essential items for the homeless veterans that attend this event. Please help us fill the backpacks so we can make this year an extra special one for these very special people. Some of the items we collect include backpacks, towels, soap, toothpaste, toothbrushes, combs, shampoo, q-tips, wet wipes, pens, note pads, t-shirts, socks, hats. Donations can be dropped off at the shop. Here's a link to the sign-up sheet: Sign up sheet
Judith Shangold, Weave Knit Wear book signing
Save the date: Saturday, October 15, 2016.
Come meet Judith Shangold – knitwear designer, weaver and author of Weave • Knit • Wear.
Judith will bring sample garments from her book, all woven with knitting yarns on a rigid-heddle loom. Her garments are made with rectangles and involve very little cutting and sewing. She will demonstrate weaving on a Cricket loom, and show you how she uses knitting for collars, buttonbands, gussets and sleeves. More information . . .
Clubs, classes and workshops
Evening classes and workshops start at 7 pm unless otherwise indicated.
SNKC: Saturday, September 24 at 5:00 pm. We plan to make the Pinwheel Purse from Frankie Brown. Bring size 2 needles and left over sock yarn. You can check out the pattern on Ravelry. Class description . . .
Remember to bring your donation of food for the Needham Food Pantry.
Stitch-Along: Thursdays at 7:00 pm. Class description . . .
Knitting with Karen: Wednesdays at 9 am. Class description . . .