Spinning, Weaving, Dyeing, Knitting - Shuttleworks Fiber Arts, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Calgary, Alberta, Canada & USA

Shuttleworks Fiber Arts is a fully stocked retail store carrying weaving equipment, spinning equipment, accessories, yarn, fiber, wool fabric, rug backing, books, magazines, fiber dyes, knitting needles, crochet hooks, needle and wet felting supplies, rug hooking and braiding supplies and tools, Kumihimo, bobbin lace and other fiber arts equipment and supplies.

Shuttleworks carries the most diverse in-store fiber arts inventory in Canada for weavers, spinners, knitters and other fiber artists.

If you can't find it listed, call or email us and we will get back to you with an answer. See below for our store and studio location plus contact information.

Store-wide discount
50% off

With a couple of exceptions . . .

Fibre Week
Master Spinner & Master Weaver
scholarships are funded through to and including 2017 Fibre Week by Shuttleworks Fiber Arts.


Scholarships more info . . .

Please Note: Our closing date is August 31. Be sure to stop by - we still have lots of inventory!

Read all about our plans for August , , ,

Regular business hours: 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m. - Mountain Time - Tuesday to Saturday. We are closed on holidays.

Location: Our store and studio are located at the north-east corner of the Okotoks interchange, just a few minutes south of Calgary on Macleod Trail (Highway 2A) or Deerfoot Trail (Highway 2), see map below or call 403-938-1099 for directions.

Location via GPS: N50o 48.245' W113o 57.965'

To find us: view this file (MAP 1 - GIF) or print this file (MAP 2 - PDF) and follow the arrows.

We are located 5 minutes south of Calgary, Alberta in Canada.

For more information about our products and services please call: 403-938-1099

Our mailing address is: Site 5, Box 9, RR 1, De Winton (Calgary), Alberta T0L 0X0, CANADA

mail@shuttleworks.com

Woolrich Wool Fabric . . .
13 and 21 ounce for rug hooking, rug braiding and quality garments.

13 ounce fabric . . .

21 ounce Melton fabric. . .

In stock . . .

addi Turbo Rockets circular knitting needlesTurbo Rockets (formerly Sock Rockets), a new line of circular needles that combines the best of addi Turbo® and the popular addi Lace. These extra-pointy tipped needles are plated with the same shiny nickel that gives the classic addi Turbo its incomparable zip. Available in a 16" 24", 32", 40", 47" & 60" cable with sizes from 1.5 mm to 9.00 mm.

Addi Knitting Needles . . .

 

Kollage square knitting needles . . .

Shuttleworks is now stocking Kollage square knitting needles in straights, DPNs and circulars.

For sizes available follow the link below.

Kollage Knitting Needles . . .

Strauch drum carders . . .

Double wide chain driven drum carders in stock (one left).

Strauch Drum Carders . . .

Chromacolour Silk Dyes . . .

Choose from 30 beautiful, permanent, colorfast, non-toxic, water-based colors. Simply iron the silk after painting to permanently fix the dye.

Chromacolour Silk Dyes . . .

Still a great selection of books available at Shuttleworks . . .

Full List of In-Stock Books . . .

More stuff . . .

We have Swedish wood temples and Swedish metal temples for weaving, silk dyes (non toxic, iron to set), circular cro-hooks, Tunisian / Afghan bamboo hooks and stainless steel blocking pins.

Cro-Hooks . . .

Available at Shuttleworks, 22" and 40" circular afghan hooks, in sizes G, H, I, J & K (22") with 6" hooks and G, H, I & J (40") with 10" hooks.
Tunisian / Afghan Hooks . . .

Available at Shuttleworks in bamboo 14" single hook and 12" double hook in sizes from 2.50mm (US B) to 10mm (US N) - from Japan.
Temples . . .

We have metal weaving temples in stock at Shuttleworks as well as GAV wood weaving temples - both are made in Sweden, plus we stock temples by Leclerc Looms - made in Canada.

Ashford sliding hook flyers . . .

In stock at Shuttleworks, upgrade your wheel with a new sliding hook flyer - single and double drive available.

Drawstring net (mesh) bags . . .

Now In stock at Shuttleworks: drawstring net (mesh) bags in 4 sizes (small, medium, large and x-large for washing and dyeing fiber (whole fleeces) and also for washing garments.

Monk's Cloth: for Swedish weaving - many colors still in stock.
Monk's Cloth . . .

Umbrella Swifts from GAV Glimakra of Sweden

Linen (large) natural wood 83" (max extension 100") - $110.25

Ball winders from Royal of Japan

Standard size, oscillating style - $59.95

Comb reeds . . .
Stainless steel "comb" Saori style reeds in weaving widths from 15" to 45" in 6, 8, 10 and 12 dent are in stock.

UKI Supreme weaving yarns . . .
UKI mercerized cotton

Brown Sheep . . .
New Brown Sheep lines. Brown Sheep yarns . . .

JaggerSpun Zephyr wool-silk for weaving and knitting . . .
2/18 put up 1 lb. cones and 1,200 yard mini cones - 50 colors.
4/8 put up 1 lb. cones - 50 colors. Zephyr Wool Silk . . .

Silk & linen fabric in stock . . .
We have added silk and linen fabric to our product list. Silk Fabric . . .

Dyes and supplies: include ReDuRan a great hand cleaner for dyers, pH strips (1-12), stir sticks, syringes and plastic squeeze bottles complete with yorker tips.
More spinning fibers in stock: include Finn, Norwegian and Ramie . . . and many more.
Spinning and Felting Fibers . . .
Felting artists: we carry Corriedale Colors, super-bags of dyed corriedale roving from New Zealand containing 52 colors, as well as Merino Medley a collection of 40 vibrant colors from New Zealand, England and South Africa. Add a set of hand cards (in stock) and you can blend colors to create an amazing kaleidoscope of color - stop by and see some of our creations.
Brush attachments: for 8" drum carders including Ashford, Clems & Clems and Patrick Green in stock.
Spinning & Felting Fibers: Merino from Australia, England and South Africa and many, many more fibers including all the colors of Northern Lights . . .
Needlework Supplies: include Monk's cloth (4X4, 8 count, 24 colors), Aida cloth (14 point) and latch/locker hooking canvas.
Silk scarves and silk fabric: In stock - scarves in several sizes - ideal for Shibori and other dying and painting methods. Fabric in various weights for nuno felting, silk painting or sewing that special blouse or shirt. Silk Scarves . . .
Brown Sheep Lamb's Pride: 80 colors in solids, heathered and monochromatic (many hues of a single color) in stock in both worsted and bulky.
Mirrix tapestry looms
8, 28 and32 inch looms in stock
Mirrix Tapestry and Beading Looms . . .
Brown Sheep: Handpaint Originals and Wildfoote Luxury sock yarn
Brown Sheep Yarns . . .
Kumihimo: stands, bobbins and accessories in stock.

Woolrich Wool Fabric

13 and 21 ounce for rug hooking, rug braiding and quality garments.

13 ounce fabric . . .

21 ounce Melton fabric. . .

Tencel: 2/8 - 21 colors in stock
Ashford: charkha spinning wheels
Natural dyes: and mordants in stock.
Dyes and Chemicals . . .
Cloth stripping machines: Rigby and Fraser, plus cutter heads in stock.

Knitters please note . . .

We carry Clover, Brittany, Addi and Kollage square needles in all sizes in every line. We have: single point pairs from 7" to 14" in bamboo, birch or metal; double point fives from 4" to 10" in bamboo, birch or metal; circulars to 60" in bamboo or metal; crochet hooks in bamboo, birch and metal, plus a whole lot of accessories.

Dyes: Chromacolour silk dyes, Jacquard acid, Jacquard Procion MX dyes, Ashford acid dyes.
Dyes and Chemicals . . .

Cloth Strippers: Rigby, Fraser and Bliss cloth cutters and some sizes of cutter heads in stock as well as various rug hooking tools.

Rug Braiding: Braid-Aids - Vari-Folder, 3-Way Braid Aid, Braid Master and Braidkins and Irish linen lacing cord (white only).

Product Update

We have added three new-style spiral (twisted) felting needles to enhance your felting pleasure. call for more information.

Our regular Royal winders are in stock. Treat yourself to a brass sley hook - we have three styles available.

Yarns from Brown Sheep are in stock. More . . .

We carry Texsolv products; including loom and warp cord, pegs and 12 sizes of heddles from 180mm x 12mm (7" x1/2") to 540mm x 12mm (21 1/8" x1/2").

For more information about our products and services please call:

Tel: 403-938-1099

Our mailing address is:
Site 5, Box 9, RR 1
De Winton (Calgary), Alberta T0L 0X0
CANADA

or E-mail us at:
mail@shuttleworks.com

During regular business hours we respond to E-mail messages the same day or sooner. During the off hours we periodically check for messages and respond as soon as possible.

Privacy and E-mail: Our policy regarding your privacy and how we deal with E-mail. More . . .


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Fibers: we carry silk, camel-silk blend, cultivated and tussah silk noil, Mohair, dyed wool top, Merino, organic Merino, Corriedale, Icelandic, Alpaca, Punta, Romney, Shetland, Blue Faced Leicester, Wensleydale, Baby Camel, Angora, Yak, Cashmere, superfine natural flax top, Lincoln, Masham, Gotland, Tencel, 75/25 wool-nylon blend, faux Cashmere (nylon) top and sparkling white Icicle top, hemp top, bamboo top, and more . . .

Yarns: wool, cotton, linen, silk and bamboo in various blends, colors, plys and weights (super fine to super bulky) from Brown Sheep, Briggs & Little, JaggerSpun, Maurice Brassard, UKI and others.

Weaving Yarns: cotton - 2/16, 4/8 and 16/8 (mop) - 81 colors, Tencel 2/8 - 20 colors, Orlec (acrylic) 2/8 - 90 colors, Braylon (acrylic) 8 ply - 90 colors and more including bamboo 2/16 and 2/8..

Knitting Needles: Brittany birch needles - all sizes including cable needles, double point (5", 7.5" & 10") and Birch Art Deco single point (10" & 14") plus a full selection of birch crochet hooks.
Brittany Size Chart . . .

 

We carry books, patterns (including designer patterns), Addi Turbo (bamboo & metal), Brittany (birch wood) and Clover (bamboo) knitting needles, knitting accessories, crochet hooks (metal, soft touch and bamboo), tatting shuttles, fabric tape measures, scissors, 1" by five power linen testers, dyes and chemicals.

Some of the accessories we stock include but not limited to: are reeds, Texsolv heddles, wire heddles, inserted eye heddles, felting needles, felting tools and mats, various spindles (top and bottom whorl), niddy noddies, wool combs in single and double pitch, wool and cotton cards, gripper strips and rug hooking tools, ball winders and umbrella swifts.

Carding cloth is available in 8" and 12" wire field and in wire densities of 54, 72, 90 and 120 TPI. Carding Cloth.


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You can link on the sites below to view current manufacturers' catalogs and other items of interest.
Leclerc Looms Ashford Handicrafts Schacht Spindle
Louet Majacraft GAV Glimåkra
Brown Sheep JaggerSpun Maurice Brassard
Briggs & Little Strauch Fiber System Texsolv
Howard Brush   Mirrix Looms

Unless otherwise noted, any prices listed on this web site are in Canadian dollars. Shipping, if required, is extra as is GST - prices are subject to change without notice.

This site is maintained by Shuttleworks Ltd. - Updated August 22, 2016