I absolutely loved my first visit to the Beehive wool shop. I am always on the hunt for yarn stores whenever I visit other cities and this one did not disappoint.
As I approached the old brick heritage building, I was delighted by the window displays and positively giddy about the size of the store. I was warmly greeted by a project-toting lady who was happy to show me around, knitting all the... more
I had a good laugh at this shop. I went at 10 (so not at noon when they are HANGRY and not at closing when they want to go home). I asked if they had flat shaft crochet hooks and the attended said, she had never heard of such thing, that this type of hook must be handmade! LOL If she got out of her shop from time to time, she would find a whole world of crochet hooks that are different from the... more
Super knitting store. I found some very unique items here that I didn't even know I needed! Check out their clasps and buttons. Fantastic selection of books and magazines. This store is easy to move around in, great organization and layout. Staff were friendly and approachable. Store paired patterns and yarns available to help you get jump started on a new project.
BC's largest selection of luxurious yarns and knitting accessories, with more than 3,000 square feet of unique local and imported yarns. Habu, sweetgeorgia, Fleece Artist, madelinetosh, Lorna's Laces, Shibui and much more! While you're in, be sure and see their fabulous collection of ready-made scarves. Friendly, experienced staff. Open daily. 1700 Douglas St, 250-385-2727 www.beehivewoolshop.com