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January 31, 2021

Qiviut Fiber, Yarn and Knitted Items

Qiviut Fiber, Yarn and Knitted Items 1The availability of qiviut changes frequently. When I was  working on Arctic Lace, I was able to obtain yarn for knitting  and photos of fiber from only a few manufacturers. As we went to  press, the companies listed in the book as sources for qiviut sell it as  a raw material or in the form of finished items. Those who offer  yarn supply high-quality materials that can be used for this  book’s projects with beautiful results. I will update this list as I continue to discover new sources.

Check out my Arctic Lace knitting book published in 2006.


Qiviut Fiber, Yarn and Knitted Items

Qiviut Inc.
Luxury Qiviut Yarn and Knitwear!
Mini Mill in Alberta, Canada
Online only at:
https://qiviutinc.com/

Cottage Craft Angora
www.cottagecraftangora.com
368 rang 14, Adstock.Quebec.
Canada,G0N 1S0.
418 422 57 08 Home/Office
418 422 23 08 mill/Studio

Qiviut Belfast Mini-Mills Ltd. 
Yarn, roving, knitted items, and qiviut comforters
1820 Garfield Road, RR #1 Belfast
Prince Edward Island C0A 1A0
Canada
902-659-2202
www.minimills.net

Caryll Designs
Yarn and spinning fiber, with appreciation to  Nancy Bender, founder of MOCO yarns
301 Sandy Creek Road / PO Box 30
Tendoy, ID 83468-0030
USA
208-756-4702; 888-566-6812
www.carylldesigns.com

Folknits YarnQiviut Fiber, Yarn and Knitted Items 2
Kits, and knitted items
2093 Second Avenue Whitehorse
Yukon Y1A 1B5
Canada
867-668-7771
www.folknits.com

Indigo Moon Farm & Fiber Mill
Spinning fiber
217 Hewett Rd.
Somerville, Maine 04348
USA
207-549-4591
www.indigomoonfarm.com
(NO LONGER AVAILABLE)

Jacques Cartier Clothier & Qiviuk Boutiques
Yarn, roving, and knitted and woven garments
131A Banff Avenue / PO Box 22 Banff
Alberta T1L 1A2
Canada
403-762-5445
www.qiviuk.com

Large Animal Research Station (LARS)
Yarn and spinning fiber
Institute of Arctic Biology-UAF
PO Box 757000
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7000
907-47-47945
www.uaf.edu/lars/qiviut.html

Mountain Shadow Farm Yarn
Roving, and knitted items
60 Orr Road, Jericho, VT 05465
USA
802-899-5164
www.mountainshadowfarm.com
(NO LONGER AVAILABLE)

Oomingmak Musk Ox Producers  Co-operative
Hand-knitted items, knitted cap kit
604 H Street, Anchorage, AK 99501
USA
907-272-9225;
888-360-9665 (outside Alaska)
www.qiviut.com

Qiveut Collection
Hand-knitted items
PO Box 909
Palmer, AK 99645
USA
907-745-5838; 800-478-5838
www.qiveut.com

Windy Valley Muskox
Yarn and spinning fiber
HC 04 Box 9220, Palmer, AK
99645 9077451005
www.windyvalleymuskox.com

Arnica Lykkegaard
Yarn and knitted shawls
Hobrovej 69 8830 Tjele
Denmark
+45 86 61 22 67
arnica.dk
NO LONGER AVAILABLE

Lace Blocking Wires

Halcyon Yarn
12 School Street
Bath, ME 04530
USA
800-341-0282
www.halcyonyarn.com

HandWorks Northwest, LLC
PO Box 19322
Portland, OR 97219
USA
www.HandWorksNW.com
A portion of the proceeds is donated to the Susan G.  Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

KnitPicks
13118 NE 4th Street
Vancouver, WA 98684
USA
800-574-1323
www.knitpicks.com

Knitting
4 Comments
  1. I am very curious about the lace shawl in the photo above with the Quivet article. Can you tell me more about it?

  2. Good morning,

    My name is Tanis Simpson and I am the owner of Qiviut Inc. We produce qiviut yarn in our mill which is located in Nisku, Alberta. I would love to be included on your list! I look forward to checking out your book! Thank you and have a great day!

  3. The lace shawl on this page was a very old project Donna did about 15yrs ago. 🙂 Don’t even remember the name of the pattern or where we bought it. Sorry.

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