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WELCOME TO DANCES WITH WOOL

Your Source for Quality Yarn and Accessories

     OUR SHOP HOURS

   Tuesday-Saturday 11:00 - 5:00
     Closed Sunday and Monday

WHO WE ARE



We know access to quality yarns and accessories is important to serious fiber enthusiasts.  We are your local yarn store where our commitment to you is to offer a wide array of quality commercial and hand dyed yarns in a supportive and inclusive environment where all your fiber needs are met.  

WE ARE WELCOMING!   We will always greet you at the door and offer exceptional customer service when you visit us.

WE ARE SUPPORTIVE!   Need help?  We are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about our craft.  We can help you get started on a project or help you out of a jam.  

RELATIONSHIPS ARE IMPORTANT TO US!  You are our priority and fostering that relationship is our focus. We encourage you to come in, relax, and experience a creative "sit and chill" gathering place where you can share your passion for the craft with others. You are always welcome in our space regardless of race, sexual orientation, or gender.
                                                                 





MEET THE DESIGNER, NAILYA PLASKEY


The James River Yarn Crawl is hosting its SECOND ANNUAL 
Knit-A-Long/Crochet-A-Long!  

All six yarn shops are busy behind the scenes prepping for the September 17-25 James River Yarn Crawl, and we know that everyone is getting excited. To help channel all that excitement, the James River Yarn Crawl is hosting its 2nd Annual KAL/CAL, kicking off Saturday, June 12, with a Zoom session with all six participating Local Yarn Shops and the designer, Nailya Plaskey.

Find out all about this year's design, see some samples, and get yarn ideas. It's a free event, so join us!

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82583871878?pwd=amUwTklpZDZKQUs5YllrU0RwNXFJUT09

Meeting ID: 825 8387 1878
Passcode: 276147



Featured Products


Upcoming Events


June 11-19:  Dyeing for Art Trunk Show
June 12 9-Noon:  World Wide Knit In Public Day under the Sycamores 
June 12:  Kickoff event for for James River Yarn Crawl KAL/CAL 7:00 on Zoom
June 13:  Fine Creek Brewing Company Sticks and Brews 2-6
June 26-July 3:  Little Fox Yarn Trunk Show
July 9-17:  Seaside Fiber Arts Trunk Show
July 18:  Fine Creek Brewing Company Sticks and Brews 2-6
July 30-August 7:  Chelsea Yarns Trunk Show
August 13-21:  Urban Girl Yarns Trunk Show
August 15:  Fine Creek Brewing Company Sticks and Brews 2-6
Sept. 12:  Fine Creek Brewing Company Sticks and Brews 2-6
September 17- 25:  James River Yarn Crawl
October 2-9:  We're 5, and We're Celebrating!



Important COVID-19 Information


As of Saturday, May 15, restrictions continue to be lifted in Virginia.  We understand that everyone is not fully vaccinated, and the health of all of our customers is important to us.  Dances With Wool will now operate under the following recommendations:

  • We will continue to monitor number of people in the shop.  Because of our small space, we will use our judgment to limit the number of people in the space at one time.
  • Customers are recommended to wear masks while shopping (although not required if fully vaccinated)
  • Hand sanitizer is available in abundance all over the store. Please use it frequently!
  • A thorough cleaning and disinfection of frequently contacted surfaces will be performed regularly

In addition:


  • We will continue to be available by phone during the business hours of 11-5. Please call us if you need something or have any questions at 804-594-5849. If you call us with a request to shop virtually we can accommodate you, wind your yarn, and deliver a package to your car.
  • Virtual shopping appointments continue to be available. Click here.
  • The Evenstar KAL support sessions will be held only on Zoom. These meetings will follow the schedule found on our website, but we will send out reminders before.
  • Classes will be held virtually until the fall session.

Thank you for your understanding. Stay safe and well!

Debbie and Staff
Order Today 1-(804) 594-5849