Spotlight on Alberta :: Fibre Suppliers

Updated: Oct 22, 2021




Alberta is a fabulous place to find fibre. We’ve created a list of some of the best suppliers in the province that includes both small independent suppliers as well as well known names in the industry. These businesses all have a strong online presence so even those faraway can enjoy their marvelous wares. We hope you enjoy learning about them as much as we did.

Pam’s Woolly Shop is a one-stop shop for all things “fiber” and located just 12 miles west of Edmonton, Alberta in the town of Stony Plain. They carry supplies for weaving, spinning, felting and a huge inventory of yarn and roving. You will also find sheepskin rugs and slippers. 4812 50th Avenue Stony Plain, AB pamswoollyshoppe.com

Crimson Orchid Designs mission is to provide a unique resource of information and inspiration to all levels and types of fibre artists. They strive to motivate and educate others within the craft community about the creative outlets of knitting, crochet, spinning, weaving, felting and yarn and fibre dying. Box 240 Eaglesham, AB crimsonorchiddesigns.com

Fibre Goddess creates hand dyed fibre in her small home studio in Calgary, Alberta using colourfast acid dyes and citric acid which she sells online. Currently, Fibre Goddess has combed top in the following  fibre combinations: Natural BFL/Silk 80/20, BFL/Silk 80/20, Merino/Bamboo 50/50, 19 Micron Merino and Polwarth. From time-to-time she carries fibre batts and sock blanks. Calgary, AB fibregoddess.ca

Mo.Go.Po.Mo Funky supplies for weaving, knitting, felting, spinning and more! Lethbridge, AB facebook.com/mogopomo

Recreated Textiles is a web based Fibre Arts Supply Shop out of Edmonton committed to providing quality wool and silk products for all your fibre arts needs. Edmonton, AB recreated-textiles.ecwid.com

Sea Turtle Fibre Arts is a dyeing company that creates rich and vibrant hand-dyed yarns and fibers. The company officially opened the virtual doors in 2015 and is looking forward to meeting and sharing with you. Calgary, AB seaturtlefiberarts.com

Custom Woolen Mills is a small, family owned and operated woolen mill located near Carstairs, Alberta, Canada. Using turn-of-the-century industrial revolution machinery, they have been providing quality woolen and exotic fibre products to their loyal customers for over 35 years. RR#1 Carstairs, AB customwoolenmills.com

Kathy’s Fiber Arts & Crafts At this online shop in Fort McMurray you’ll find everything you need for Knitting, Crochet and Cross stitch. The owner deals with many suppliers so if there is something you don’t see in the shop please feel free to contact them. They will always try their best to bring it in for you. 13 Honeysuckle Way Fort McMurray, AB kathysfiberarts.ca

Legacy Studio An excellent resource for fibre art supplies for rug hooking, felting and hand-spinning in Cochrane, Alberta (20 minutes NW of Calgary) with a fantastic online store. Legacy Studio will have fibre art supplies in the Merchant Mall at Olds Fibre Week June 16th through 19th.  Cochrane, AB legacystudio.ca


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