Local Shopping

The Wool & Silk Co.
138 Main St. West – unit 101, Shelburne  (519) 925-6194
Beautiful local yarn & wool shop. Featuring a great selection of hand dyed & commercial yarns,  Addi Turbo, Lykke & Chiao Goo needles, lots of samples to make you think and fabulous staff to help you create.

Tues-Fri: 10am-4pm
Saturday: 10am-3pm
Sun/Mon: closed

Creekbank Sewing Machine Shop
84696 Southgate Twp. Rd 08, Mount Forest, ON  (519) 323-2693
Don’t let the name fool you. This is a lovely rural quilt shop. Run by Mennonite ladies & a gentleman who does sewing machine servicing/repair. They are fully stocked with fabrics, notions, etc. All with a quilting focus. Largest Bernina dealer in Canada (yup, the whole country) Friendliest staff you’ll ever meet.

Quilt shop hours:
Mon-Fri:  9am-6pm      Sat: 9am-4pm
Sunday: Closed

Threads That  Bind
408016 Grey Road 4 Maxwell ON      (519) 922-1010
Friendly & knowledgeable staff. The shop might not be huge but there are tons of fabulous fabrics here. And if you have a Janome machine and need a specialty attachment, this is the spot for you.

Mon-Fri:  9am-4pm
Saturday: 10am-3pm
Sunday: closed

Country Concessions
35  King St. N. Cookstown  (705) 458-4546
If you don’t mind taking a little drive you can visit this full service quilt shop located in Cookstown.  Great selection of fabrics, lots of kits & samples. This one might take a bit of time.  Heading over that way you could combine it with a meal at the Nottawasaga Inn (you’ll be driving right by). Breakfast/lunch/dinner with a view over the golf course.  (705) 435-5501
quilt shop

Mon-Sat:  10am-5pm
Sunday:  1pm-4pm

Creemore House of Stitches
3 Caroline St. West., Creemore  (705) 466-6363
Nestled in the lovely hamlet of Creemore is this great quilting & yarn shop. Come & meet Cheryl and see what she has to offer you.  Maybe have lunch at Affairs Cafe & Bakery (148 Mill St. Creemore), or Pizza Perfect & more (158 Mill St. Creemore). Lots more than Pizza – homemade sandwiches & soups. Right in the middle of town. Ask Cheryl, she’ll know.


Tues-Fri:  10am-5pm
Saturday:  10am-3pm
Sunday:  closed

Cobwebs & Caviar – online only
Cobwebs is now an online only shop. If you would like to shop with them and have your purchase ready at the retreat house, we can do that for you!  You may want to order by phone or indicate that you want this arrangement.