Main Street Yarn

Welcome to Ladysmith’s knitting and yarn shop. Located right on heritage 1st Avenue. We are open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday!

NEW!! Exclusive to Main Street Yarn Ceramic Yarn Bowls

Handcrafted exclusively for Main Street Yarn, ceramic yarn bowls. Made in BC on Pender Island by WW Creations. Limited edition.


In addition to a wonderful selection of yarns and yarn craft accessories, Main Street Yarn is a great source of handcrafted gifts.

Additionally, we carry beautiful, handmade Harusame Designer bags. These bags have been very popular with the tourists that visit our store. We have just received a new shipment.

See our latest classes »

We are pleased to introduce Willina Collins  and Lynn Nightingale to our teaching staff. If you haven’t been in for a bit come on in and check out the projects they will be offering instruction in.

We have a selection of the following yarns. Please come in and look at our sale table. We have new offerings every two weeks. This week, 30% off Diamond Luxury Pure Donegal Tweed 100% wool.

(Note: local hand spun wool not included in sale products.)

    • Good Earth’s Cotton/Linen Blend – 4 colours
    • Malabrigo in Rios, Worsted, Sock and Rasta – many colours
    • Mirasol – sulka legato, perfect for shawls
    • Sublime Baby Cashmere and Baby Merino Silk
    • Earth Collection Superfine Alpaca

New yarn!! DROPS

  • Karisma – a superwash treated wool classic
  • Baby Alpaca Silk – a wonderful mix of Baby Alpaca and Mulberry Silk
  • Big Merino – a superwash treated extra fine Merino wool
  • Big Delight Print – an exciting and feltable wool yarn

New yarn! Joma…we are trying their lovely superwash merino multi-coloured  yarn, dyed in Victoria.

Paton’s Beehive baby chunky and Canadiana are now available here.


Please get in touch with any questions or ordering needs!