Yarning Place is proud to announce our exciting new approach to your retail experience:  Shopping by Appointment only

From 28 October we are offering Shopping by Appointment in 25 minute blocks providing Customers, a safe and comfortable environment, where you can browse, touch our yarns, look at patterns, and get one-on-one service.  As well as providing you with a unique experience it also allows us to look after the health and safety of our customers and staff in this next COVID phase as we head toward a COVID normal world.

By booking an appointment you have exclusive access to our collection and our expertise.  Come prepared to :  browse patterns, yarns and accessories, seek help and purchase what you need for your next project.

Appointments are for a maximum of 25 minutes, for you and up to 2 friends.  You will need to supply Name, Address and Mobile Phone Number of all persons attending.  Masks are mandatory, as is sanitizing your hands on entry.

Yarning Place

Yarning Place is the specialist wool shop in Melbourne’s Inner West, offering a carefully curated collection of yarns, patterns and accessories, sourced from the best Australian / NZ and International suppliers.

All items are selected based on quality and price, while paying particular attention to where the items originate, and the ethics of the company.  Yarning Place is known for its personalized service, attention to detail, and we want to ensure every customer feels confident in their purchase.  We stock all types of yarn, a complete range from Extra Fine Merino Wool, Sheep Wool, Alpaca, Cottons, Mulberry Silk, many blends for that feel or usage you specially require.

Virtual Shopping 24/7 using online comments, or e-mail.  We extend our personalized service by responding, or ring to chat with us or ask for advice regarding your yarn enquiry.  We deliver within 12 km radius with FREE contact-less delivery, and to our neighbour’s of the west.  NOTE free delivery for any orders over $100.00 still applies.

About how we select yarn

YarnProjects – People  – Conversation

These are the themes of Yarning Place.  A good old fashioned dedicated “WOOL” store with quality products and staff with expertise and knowledge, for Knitting, Crochet, and Macramé.  Our unique “Yarn Collection” consists of different yarns made from many types and combinations of fibres in a range of colours. Our range is made up of Australian, New Zealand and selected international yarns.  A large range of accessories are in stock:- patterns (over 200 printed patterns in store), needles, hooks, and hand made items are in store.

Online Store

Our online store stocks all types of wools, yarns, accessories, and hand made goods.  Shipping Australia wide, and some places overseas (conditions apply).

Free shipping in Australia on all orders over $100.

Regional Pop-ups

This service is CANCELLED till further notice

The Yarning Place Caravan comes to you, your friends, groups, clubs, community centres and sets up at some markets. Bookings are essential as the Yarning Place Caravan is NOT open to the public. Previous contact must be made for your private viewing, or your clubs or organisation’s members viewing.  We are even able to provide classes in Macramé and basic knitting from the caravan.

Shop Wool

Check out our range of different yarns, from Merino wool, Sheep wool, Alpaca wool, Llama wool, Cottons, Silks, plus a range of natural fibres (such as hemp, nettle, wood pulp) plus a range of synthetics. Something for everyone.

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Contact Yarning Place


29 Vernon St
South Kingsville, VIC 3015

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(03) 9399 4213

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