Allen B Carr, Works in Wood -- Al Carr
FTWG is now participating in the Woolery Guilds Reward Program.
When our members purchase items from the Woolery, through the link below, FTWG "banks" reward dollars. Yearly we will receive a check which can be used to defray expenses.
If you purchase from them and use the link on this website, we will receive credit.
If you have a favorite Florida vendor and would like to see them listed in this section, see that the necessary information gets sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will need a business name, address, phone contact and a web site name, if available.
Lunatic Fringe, mail-order based in Havana, Florida
or email info@LunaticFringeYarns.com
The Lunatic Fringe is well known for its Tubular Color Spectrum, 100% mercerized cotton, custom dyed to their specifications. They also carry American Maid cotton yarn, grown and spun in the United States and a variety of silk yarns.
Knit and Stitch in Cocoa Village, Florida.
15 Stone Street
Cocoa, Florida 32922
This shop is an agent for Schacht so you can order looms and spinning equipment. It also carries all sorts of fibers and holds rigid heddle weaving classes as well as drop spindle classes.
Here are a few more links from the Sarasota area. Check the web sites on these shops!
A Good Yarn
7418 W. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, Florida 34231
Owner- Susan Post
Ph # 941-487-7914
This shop carries loads of yarn for knitting, spinning fibers, books and patterns, some weaving yarns and is now a Schacht dealer (spinning wheels at this point).
1524 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, Florida, 34236
Picasso's Moon carries a variety of yarns, including silk, soysilk, beaded rayon, corn, bamboo, alpaca, wool and yarns with combinations of these. A unique place to visit. They also offer spinning workshops.
YARNWORKS, in Gainesville, Florida
4113 NW 13th Street
Gainesville, Florida, 32609
It's the largest yarn shop in north central Florida, carrying many brands of yarn, lots of needlepoint and soon will carry cotton to spin from Joan Ruane.