Customer Appreciation Evening

Click below to see a special Photo Gallery of our Customer Appreciate evening

Learn more about our store.  Watch our latest video.


Join Yak n’ Yarn for World Wide Knit /Crochet in Public Day! 

We will have treats, promotions 
and drawings! So bring your work-in-progress, UFO’s or let us help you pick something fabulous out!  Stop by Saturday from 11am-2pm for a meet and greet with Kay and Pam from The Shepherd’s Mill. Learn about their Mill and feel their incredible yarns! We have Kansas YAK yarn coming from The Shepherd’s Mill in Phillipsburg, Kansas. 

Yak n’ Yarn is hosting month long trunk show with The Shepherd’s Mill including their Frost line and Kansas Yak & Alpaca blends. 

Hosted by Yak 'n Yarn, LLC 

and The Shepherd's Mill

Thank You Volunteers!

Yak 'n Yarn Donated 76 Baby Blankets to Ronald McDonald House. 


Tip & Resources

Saturday, June 9th

11 AM - 2 PM

​​​​​Open Stitch

The second and last Wednesday of every month, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.  

Bring your "UFO's" or something new and enjoy the company!​​

Yak 'n Yarn owner Karen Taylor with Ronald McDonald House Representative

Welcome to Yak 'n Yarn, the yarn store designed to meet your knitting, crocheting, weaving and needlework needs. Come see our large selection of beautiful yarns and supplies. We spent months interviewing knitters, crocheters, weavers and other needlework and fiber artists to find out what you wanted in a yarn store. Whether it's our associates, classes, customized yarns or accessories, we are the retail store that we hope you call your favorite local yarn shop and gathering place!

Yak 'n Yarn | Fairlawn Plaza Mall | 5331 SW 22nd Place | Topeka, KS 66614 | 785-272-9276 (YARN)

Special Events

The Grand Prize Winner - Kristen Hirth

Won $900 worth of yarn, patterns, and needles

Alex Baker of Lawrence and Monica Roesner of Kansas City 

Won a basket filled with yarn and needles - $200 value 

Yak 'n Yarn

Helpful Information

Yak 'n Yarn is pleased to provide you with a variety of useful tips and tricks to help you with your projects. Let us know if you have a tip to share and we will post it for everyone to benefit from 
Whatever your skill level
Whether you’re a beginner, intermediate or advanced ...knit or crochet, weave, embroider... we have developed classes with you in mind. 

Thank You volunteers, for the many hours you contributed to make Ronald McDonald House babies and parents a little happier!

Home away from home

Yak 'n Yarn is an ideal venue for your girls night out, church group or fundraiser. We can provide instruction or just provide the space for your meeting or social gathering.