1820 US 23

East Tawas, MI. 48730


3 miles north of intersection of M-55 and US 23, across from Dean Arbour Cadillac, next to Timmy Tire - Baldwin Center

Welcome to the best (now not so little) little yarn shop in Michigan,
located on the Sunrise Side of the State!

Tawas Bay Yarn Company offers you a unique shopping experience. Established in 1998 in Tawas City, Michigan on the shore of Lake Huron.

The shop has a wide variety of both domestically manufactured and imported yarns. Selections include novelty and traditional yarns, as well as exotic blends and dish cloth cotton.

The shop's magazine racks and book shelves are filled with every current publication on knitting. You'll also find a complete selection of patterns from today's most notable designers.

If you're looking for needles or notions to complete your latest project, Tawas Bay Yarn Co. has needles of every size and style, buttons for the perfect accent, and unique do-dads for the knitting enthusiast.

Whether you have years of knitting experience or are just getting started, Tawas Bay Yarn Company will provide you with everything you need.
Our new store has more space, more yarns on display, a great knitting corner, and excellent book, magazine and pattern selections.  COME IN AND HAVE A PEEK!
New shop inside
New shop inside
New shop inside
New shop inside
photos by Dave Gilles
Beginning Tatting Classes for 2014
 4 Weekly sessions per class
Mon: Oct 6, 13, 20, 27 from 1-3 pm.
First session of class is mandatory!
A non-refundable deposit of $20 covers the cost (supplies not included) of the first session and reserves your spot in class.
Deposit will be refunded if we do not have a minimum of 3 students.  Maximum class size 6 - don't wait to sign up!!
You will learn the 5 Steps to Tatted Lace: Tatted Knot, Chain, Picot, Ring, and Join.
Supplies can be purchased at TBY before, or the day of, first class.
Our instructor is allergic to scents, please refrain from using perfumes or body lotions when coming to class.
New Yarns 
Boston ->
70% Acrylic
30% Wool
Bright Neon Colors!

<- Cyochin
93% Wool
7% Mohair
Debbie Bliss
Milano ->
40% Wool
28% Nylon
18% Silk
6% Acrylic

<- Neve
55% Merino Wool
45% Acrylic
55% Cotton
26% Acrylic
19% Poly

<-Boboli Lace
42% Wool
35% Acrylic
23% Viscose
87% Baby Alpaca
8% Acrylic
5% Other

100% Polyester
Ultra Alpaca Light->
50% Super Fine  Alpaca
50% Peruvian Wool

<- Hasa
50% Alpaca
40% Merino
10% Silk
Show your team spirit with these new hat and sweater kits!

New Books!!! 



Stop in and check out these new books and hundreds of others! They make the perfect gift for that knitter on your list!

 We're having a Sale!! Discounted Yarns.

Check out the new After Inventory Additions!!!
Visit our
Shop Annex
for the best value in sale and discontinued yarns.
Click here for more information
New!! Needle Felting Kits


We now carry roving for needle felting!

"Sloggers" clear clogs to show off your hand knit socks!
 Click the picture to enlarge


Chiao Goo Interchangeable Needle Sets
Twist is the Red Lace Set
Spin is the Bamboo Set
Both are available in full sets = needle sizes 2-15
half sets = needle sizes 2-8
Complete Dill-Button Collection
all 1/2 price!
 Click the picture to enlarge.
These adorable dolls were knitted by one of our local expert knitters from the
Jean Greenhowe
collection of books.

Tawas Bay Light House