These are the wonderful local yarn shops (LYS’s) and local comic book store who carry Handknit Heroes in their shops. We encourage you to stop in and buy a copy or a kit! If there’s no shop near you, call the nearest one and ask if they’ll do mail order. We also take annual subscriptions.

If you’re a yarn shop or comic book shop owner and you’d like to be on this list, contact us to place an order or update your information!

Shops are listed alphabetically by state (also alphabetical). Shops outside the United States are at the bottom of the page.

Alaska


A Weaver's Yarn
1810 Alaska Way
Fairbanks, AK 99709
907-374-1995

Arizona


Phoenix Knits
5044 B North 7th St.
Phoenix, AZ 85014
602-277-1335

California


Southern California:
A Mano Yarn Center
12808 Venice Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA
310-397-7170

Abuelita's Knitting & Needlepoint
1012 B Mission St.
South Pasadena, CA 91030
626-799-0355

Daily Fiber Yarn Co.
26205 Jefferson Ave. #105
Murrieta, CA 92562
951-461-9590

Designer Hand Knits
6850 Brockton No. 102
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 275-9711

Jazi Crafts
4747 Oceanside Blvd. G
Oceanside, CA 92056
760-414-9645

LisCat
5423 Village Rd. #2
Long Beach, CA 90808
562-627-9276

Needlepoints West
6227 W. 87th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90045
310-670-4847

The Weavers Outpost
Online/Mail Order Only
Acton, CA
661-526-519

Northern California
Ben Franklin Crafts and Frames
598 Sutton Way
Grass Valley, CA 95945
530-273-1348

The Golden Fleece
303 Potrero Street
Number 29-101
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
831-426-1425

Knitterly
1 Fourth St.
Petaluma, CA 94952
707-762-9276

Purlescence Yarns
586 South Murphy Ave
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
408-735-9276

KnitWitz
2007 Pacific Ave.
Stockton, CA 95204
209-462-9276

The Yarn Place
625 Capitola Avenue
Capitola, CA 95010
831-476-6480

Woolly Notions
7580 Hwy 89, House #118
Graeagle, CA 96103
530-836-1680

Colorado


Fancy Tiger
1 S. Broadway
Denver CO 80209
303-733-3855

Connecticut


Sit n Knit
55 Wintonbury Mall
Bloomfield, CT 06002
860-232-9276

Georgia


The Whole Nine Yarns
105 East Main Street, Suite 126
Woodstock, GA 30188
678-494-5242

Illinois


Loopy Yarns
47 West Polk St.
Chicago, IL 60605
312-583-9276

Yarn Sellar Inc
6128 E Riverside
Loves Park, IL 61111
(815) 637-9666

Kentucky


ReBelle Yarn Shop
371 S. Limestone St.
Lexington, KY 40508
859-389-9750

Maine

Ewe and Me
6 Gurnet Rd.
Brunswick, ME 04011
207-729-2770

Minnesota


3 Kittens Needle Arts
750 Main St. Suite 112
Mendota Heights, MN 55118
651-457-4969

Double Ewe Yarn Shop
9201 Lexington Ave N
Circle Pines, MN 55014
763-780-246

At Loose Ends
357 3rd Ave. SE
Perham, MN 56573
218-346-9276

Yarn Garage
2980 145th St. W
Rosemount, MN 55068
651-423-2590

Missouri


The Studio Knitting & Needlepoint
1121 West 47th Street
Kansas City, MO 64113
816-531-4466

Nevada


Gail Knits
8450 W. Sahara #112
Las Vegas, NV 89117
702-838-7713

New York


Knitty City
208 W. 79th St.
New York, NY 10024
212-787-5896

Cornwall Yarn Shop
227 Main St.
Cornwall, Ny 12518
845-534-0383

New Jersey


Knitknack
1914 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ 07040
973-763-6066

Ohio



Wooly Bully Yarn Company
135 South Main
Springboro, OH 45066
937-748-1002

YarnMarket.com
12936 Stonecreek Dr.
Pickerington, OH 43147
1-888-996-9276

Yarnia Yarn Shop and Cafe
5880 Fulton Dr
Canton, OH 44718
330-433-9276


Oregon


Cast One On
24540 E. Welches Rd.
Welches, OR 97067
503-622-0105

KnitPurl
1101 SW Alder
Portland, OR 97215
503-227-2999

Powells for Home and Garden
3747 SE Hawthorne Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214
503-228-4651

The Purl District
115 N. Water
Silverton, OR 97381
503-873-6175

Twisted
2310 NE Broadway
Portland, OR 97232
503-922-1150


South Carolina

Barbara Sue Brodie Needleworks
345 Hayne Ave. SE
Aiken, SC 29801
803-644-0990

Texas


Hill Country Weavers
1701 South Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78704
512-707-7396

Yarnivore
2325 NW Military Hwy #109
San Antonio, TX 78231
210-979-8255

Virginia


A Likely Yarn
213 Pecan St.
Abingdon, VA 24210
276-628-2143

Washington


Yorkshire Yarns
7504 86th St. SW
Lakewood, WA 98498
253-589-9276

Shops Outside the United States


Australia


American Yarns
Keperra, Queensland
07-3851-2608

Canada


Wabi-Sabi
1078 Wellington St.
Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 2Y3
613-725-5648

United Kingdom


I Knit London
106 Lower Marsh, Waterloo
London, SE1 7AB
020 7261 1338

Yarn Over
The Labyrinth, Mark Lane
Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 4RJ
013 2330 1153

Designer Knitting Yarns
Cabin 20 Clitheroe Market, Station Rd
Clitheroe, Lancashire BB7 2JW
012 5439 4090