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Local Yarn Shop Day is Tomorrow, Saturday, 4/29!

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Saturday, April 29 is Local Yarn Store Day!

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Local Yarn Store Day is a brick-and-mortar yarn shop appreciation day created by TNNA members. The sixth annual LYS Day will take place tomorrow, Saturday April 29th and is designed to show support for small businesses while bringing together a unique community of knitters, crocheters, weavers and spinners to drive awareness and celebrate the craft. Vendors and retailers alike are coming together to showcase the benefits of locally owned yarn stores!

Be one of the first 15 customers on Saturday, April 29 to purchase $50 or more from us and get a free Berroco Summer Yarn Tasting Kit! The kit has samples of six Berroco summer yarns for you to try.  We even have some pattern ideas for projects you can make with your sample kit!

All customers on Saturday Can enter to win one of three door prizes!  Stop in to support your local yarn shop, have some cookies with us, and find your next great knitting, crochet, or cross-stitch project!


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Passports are on sale now for West Michigan Yarn Quest 2023!  The quest begins on May 12 and runs through May 20.  Passports are $10. Show your passport at each of the eight participating shops to receive 15% off yarn during the quest, be entered into daily drawings, and more.  Visit all eight shops and be entered into the Grand Prize Drawing valued at $800!  Visit at least six shops to be entered into the runner-up drawings ($150 value)!


Thank you for making us your Local Yarn Shop!


The Chicks With Sticks Crew,

Amy, Michelle, Ann, Darlene K., Orell, Jane, and Darlene C.

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We are open at 5401-3 Portage Road in beautiful Portage, MI
Monday - Friday 11am-6pm and Saturday 10am-4pm

Visit us online at, on Instagram at chickswithstickskazoo, or on Facebook at @chickswithsticksyarns.