Shopping

Local Shopping

The Wool & Silk Co.
138 Main St. West – unit 101, Shelburne  (519) 925-6194
www.woolandsilkco.com
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.

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

Cobwebs & Caviar
147 Main St. West, Shelburne  (519) 306-3000
www.cobwebsandcaviar.com
Short of Material? Thread? Notions? Slip into Shelburne and visit Cobwebs.
Wonderful quilting fabrics, patterns & supplies. Take time to browse the lovely ladies wear while you’re there. Say “Hi” to A.J. and mention that you are at the retreat farm. She will be very happy to assist you.

Hours:

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
www.horizonquestdirectory.ca/business/creekbank-sewing/
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
www.threadsthatbind.ca
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.

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

Country Concessions
1 Dufferin St., Cookstown  (705) 458-4546
www.countryconcessions.com
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 www.nottawasagaresort.com
quilt shop

Hours:
Mon-Sat:  10am-5pm
Sunday:  1pm-4pm

Creemore House of Stitches
3 Caroline St. West., Creemore  (705) 466-6363
www.creemorequiltsandyarns.ca
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.

Hours:

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