Needle Crafts


Yarn Department

Our Yarn Department has a new look and new merchandise!



Pom Pom Maker - make baby chicks & bunnies

Pom poms are so easy to make using the Clover pom pom maker! Look at what showed up on Tandy's table! Make your own baby chicks and bunnies!

Pom pom baby chicks





Pom Pom Knitted Hat - FREE pattern

Pattern designed by Tandy, our yarn manager. Come in to get your FREE copy!

Pom Pom Knitted Hat - free pattern



Faux Fur Pom Poms

We have 12 colors available.

Faux Fur Pom Poms





Lacenti Shawl - FREE Pattern

Stop by our store to get a FREE copy of this cute Lacenti shawl pattern.

Lacenti Shawl free pattern at Ben Franklin





Shawl Pattern Books

We have a couple of knitting and crochet shawl and wrap patterns that you'll love! While you're here, check out our huge selection of yarn!

Shawl Books for knitters and crochet





Knitting & Crocheting Tools and Accessories

Choose from our extensive selection of tools to ensure that you're successful with all your yarn projects; including a full range of Knitter's Pride needles, Boye & Clover crochet hooks, stitch markers, row counters and more.


Knitting and Crochet Accessories

Knitting and Crochet Accessories





New! Loop-It Finger Looping Yarn by Red Heart

Here's a video that shows you how to use this yarn:

"NEW" Loop-It Finger Looping Yarn by Red Heart





New! Knitter’s Pride Nova Platina Circular Needles

Engineered from hollow brass pipes and plated with chrome, its shiny smooth surface is a knitter's delight.

Knitter’s Pride Nova Platina Circular Needles





Bamboo Bloom Handpaints Yarn by Universal Yarn

We also have a free cowl pattern available for you at the store.

Universal Yarns' Bamboo Bloom consists of a loosely spun strand of wool, that's blended with rayon from bamboo's beautiful sheen to great a fascinating texture. Each skein reveals a range of colors in the same hue, making for an interesting finished fabric. Bamboo Bloom is a fast bulky weight, perfect for last-minute projects!

Weight/Yardage: 100g/154yds. Fiber: 48% rayon from bamboo, 44% wool, 8% acrylic.


Bamboo Bloom Handpaints by Universal Yarn





Macramé Trend

If you are following the latest macramé trend, you'll be happy to know that we have everything you'll need to create your next project! If you have not tried this old/new craft, it's a great time to start!

We have beads, cord rolls, books, the Macramé Assistant (door clamp holder), and boxed kit.

Macrame supplies

Macrame books



Diamond Dotz Sparkling Designs

Create stunning designs using the Diamond Embroidery Facet Art Kits. Designs are printed on high-quality polyester fabric. The areas to be worked with diamonds is printed in the form of a chart similar to a counted cross-stitch chart. Each colored diamond corresponds to a symbol on the chart. Take the diamond stylus and dip it into the wax pot. Pick up a diamond from the caddy making sure to place the head of the stylus on the rounded side of the diamond. Place the diamond on the corresponding symbol on the chart. The adhesive surface makes it easy to place and stick the diamond down. ~ Transcript from video tutorial by - video available HERE.

Diamond Dotz sparkling designs

Diamond Dotz Designs





Bucilla Weave It N' Leave It Weaving Kits

The new Bucilla weave it n' leave it kits are here! If you've never done any weaving and feel a bit intimated with it, these kits are the perfect beginner projects to get you started. They offer step-by-step instructions for each weaving technique and include everything you'll need to create your hand-woven piece of art. At $9.99, these are a great way to try weaving.

Bucilla Weave It N' Leave It Weaving Kits





Yarn and Needle Crafts Storage Containers

Organizing has never been so easy! Come in to see our new storage containers for your yarn, needles and accessories!

Yarn and Needle Craft Storage Containers





Animal Top Knit Hat KITS


TOP THIS Animal Yarn Hat Kits

In less then 2 hours you can knit one of these whimsical hats that kids will be very proud to wear! These fun animal yarn kits by DMC include the yarn, the animal bobble for the top and the easy-to-follow knitting instructions! We have several animal styles to choose from.

The yarn comes in a continuous mix of textures and colors which makes it easy and quick to knit since you don't need to change colors.

Here are a few of the ones we carry. Come in while our selection is at its best! These are flying off the shelves! 













"SHAWL IN A BALL" Yarn by Lion Brand Yarn

Shawl in a Ball is the perfect yarn created specifically for beginner shawl makers and experts alike. Create show-stopping accessories using the simplest knit or crochet stitches. One ball makes one project. $9.99/skein.
Details on our blog

Shawl in a Ball Yarn by Lion Brand Yarn


How-To Videos

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