Yak 'n Yarn

Beautiful fillet piece crocheted in one of our recent Fillet classes. Beautiful job!

Capital City Lacers at work, or should we say play. . .


Open stitch sessions are always free and always fun. These sessions are scheduled regularly to allow individuals to come together to share their love of fiber arts. Participants are invited to bring the project of their choosing and meet other fiber artists for two hours of creative fun.

Beautiful fillet piece crocheted in one of our recent Fillet classes. Great Job!

Mark your calendar and join us!

classes & Stitch-ins

Stitch & Sandwich – 11:00 to 2:00 – meets the 3rd Sat. of every month.  Bring your sandwich and the shop provides chips and drink.  Bring your project to work on and enjoy the social time

OPEN STITCH - Free! 2nd and final Wednesday evenings from 6 - 8 p.m.  Check with us to be sure by calling 785-272-YARN. Bring your project to work on and enjoy the social time

All yarn for classes must be purchased at Yak 'n Yarn.
Nov. 3 – OPEN STITCH – 1:00-3:00 – No Charge, just bring your project!

Nov. 4 – Eco Printed Silk Scarf – 11:30-2:00 Fee: $28 (all supplies provided)

Nov. 4 – Wire & Beaded Bracelet – 12:00-2:00 Fee: $25 (all supplies provided)

Nov. 6, 10, 13 – Cute Knittted Circular Mitt (fingerless gloves) – 11-12:30 Fee: $ 28

Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28 – Intermediate Knitting – Gift Baskets – Fee: $ 25  5:30 – 7:00

Nov.  8 – Crocheted Poodle Cowl – 1-3:00 Fee: $22 (yarn included in fee)

Nov. 11 – Monoprinting -11:30 –1:30 Fee: $35 (take creative print home with you)

Nov. 11 & 18 – Knitted Entralac Purse/Bag – 11:30 – 1:00 Fee $ 35

Nov. 16 – CUSTOMER APPRECIATION NIGHT – 6:15 -8:00  No Fee – RSVP by November 6  call 272-9276 – Space is limited!  (Play Bingo for Prizes and enjoy snacks)

Nov. 17 – Necktie Rosette Pin – Fee: $25 – 10:30 – 12:00 (all supplies provided)***

Nov. 17 – Crochet – Start a Pattern - “Picot Boo” Shawl – 1:00- 3:00 Fee: $15

Nov. 18 – Stitch & Sandwich  – No Fee – 11:00-2:00 (see above for details)

Nov. 18 – Wool Applique – 11:30 – 1:30 – Fee: $20 (all supplies provided)

Nov. 20 & 27 – Knitted Circular Row Hat – Fee: $ 25  10:00 -11:30

Nov. 23 & 24 – CLOSED---HAPPY THANKSGIVING (spending time with family)

Nov. 25 – Saturday –Small Business Saturday - Shop Local Day!!! 11:00 to 2:00

Nov. 29 – Wool Applique – 1:00-3:00 Fee: $20 (all supplies provided)

Nov. 29 – OPEN STITCH – 6:00- 8:00 – No Fee,  just bring your project!

*** On November 17 if you would like to bring your own “special” tie please do so.  The ties make nice memorable neck wear!                

We offer private classes.  Please call the shop 785-272-9276 to set up your sessions.

We still have free knitted knockers available if you know a lady who has had a    
mastectomy and could use a knocker or two – send them into the shop!!!

Private Classes are available, a one-on-one time with the instructor.  You determine the day and time.  Call the shop 272-9276 to set up a time.  Bring your own pattern or learn a special stitch, whatever you want to learn.  The Fee is determined by the length of the session.

Bad Weather policy for the shop.  If school district #501 is closed due to ice or snow the shop will also be closed.

BEGINNING CROCHET is scheduled to meet your availability.  Call the shop at 785-272-9276 to set up class time.  2 hr. class session is $20.  This is a private class with you and instructor or if you are stuck and need help with a crochet pattern you are working on call and we will set up a time.  Fee: $15 for 1 hour of instruction.

Happy Knitting & Crocheting


Classes are being developed weekly so stop by the shop and pick up a flier or provide the shop your e-mail address and we will keep you up on the latest classes and events being offered. If there is a class you would like to take but don't see it on the schedule, let me know and I'll try to offer it. Thank you for supporting this shop! As many of you have said, "it's about time Topeka had a yarn shop!"


Classes in knitting, crochet, weaving, felting, tatting, jewelry making and embroidery are being scheduled. Most classes will vary from 1 - 5 or more sessions once a week. Class fees may be paid in person or by phone. Supplies for all classes must be purchased at Yak 'n Yarn.