Similar to a yarn crawl, the Yellow Rose Fiber Adventure will take you on a fiber adventure throughout Texas. Visit all or some of the stores, farms, and ranches below. There will be something for all, crocheters, knitters, weavers, felters, spinners, and rug hookers. If you’re looking for patterns, yarn, roving, batts, fleeces, tools, or looking to get fiber animals of your own, then this is the adventure for you.
The 2022 Yellow Rose Fiber Adventure will take place between
Free Adventure patterns and Yarn discounts will be available from vendors attending Bandera Fiber & Arts Week.
If you would like to sign up your store, shop, farm, or ranch to be a stop for the Yellow Rose Fiber Adventure, please click here.
Pick up your passports for just $5 at Yellow Rose On The Coast, from one of the participating stores or farms, or Click here to buy one online
Participating Stores and Farms
Baize Shetlands, Fort Davis, TX, http://baizeshetlands.weebly.com
Here at Baize Shetlands we raise Shetland Sheep for breeding stock and for fleeces to sell to hand spinners and for being custom spun into yarn. Join us to feed and pet sheep, hand shear or roo a sheep, and visit new born lambs. Lambing season starts March 15 and goes through April 15. We sell fleece, roving and yarn with all yarns sales receiving a 10% discount. All visitors will receive a free fingerless glove pattern. Monday -Saturday by appointment. Free to visit.
Farm to Needle, New Braunfels, TX, https://www.farmtoneedle.com
Located in the charming Gruene Lake Village district of New Braunfels, Texas, Farm to Needle is a brand new local yarn shop stocked with exquisite yarns and fiber from the U.S.A. and abroad. Farm to Needle is dedicated to supporting local yarn producers through various educational and buyer programs. Visit us to take your next knitting, crocheting, weaving, spinning, or punch needle class, and to stock up on all of your fiber crafting needs. During the Yellow Rose Fiber Adventure, we will have special door prizes, trunk shows, & knit kits to celebrate all things local fiber.
Gulf Breeze Alpaca Ranch & Lodging, Lake City, TX, http://gulfbreezealpacas.com
Gulf Breeze Alpaca Ranch is a destination for those looking for a unique experience. We offer Farm Stays and tours, and classes as well as beautiful yarn and finished products. Products we carry include socks, hats, scarves and shawls, mitts, felted soaps and more! To book your visit go to https://gulf-breeze-alpaca-ranch.square.site/ $10 Adult/$8 Child
Inskein Yarns, San Antonio, TX, http://www.inskeinyarns.com
Going Out of Business Sale, 20% off in February, 30% off in March, 40% off in April, all commercial items. Fri – Tues: 12nn – 6pm
Marlin Farms, San Antonio, TX, http://marlinfarmsfiber.com/
We see our farm as the land of milk and honey. We can’t sell the milk so we drink all we can and make soap and lotion with the rest. We sell handmade goats mik soap and lotion, honey from our bees in South Bexar County, bees wax wraps, dryer balls, and roving from Gulf Coast Native and Shetland sheep.
The Painted Alpaca, Cost, TX, http://www.etsy.com/shop/ThePaintedAlpaca
We offer natural and hand dyed fiber and yarn. In 2022, we will be adding felted coasters and yarn kits for crochet, knitting and weaving. The Painted Alpaca is a GOTEXAN business. All of our products are processed here in Texas. The store is open Monday thru Saturday by appointment only.
Rowdy Ranch, Del Valle, TX, http://rowdyranchtx.com
German Angora rabbits, wool. Angora goat, mohair Chicken eggs, Yarn, Goats, geese, Australian Shepherds
Spross Hollow Alpacas, Seguin, TX, http://www.sprosshollowalpacas.com
A private Alpaca Ranch focused on the very best in elite fiber producing Alpacas. Specialize in breeding and selling of show and elite fleece alpacas of all colors. Ranch store offering fleece products produced from our very own herd and more. Educational tours and client mentorships. In 2023 we will be opening our new Airbnb Alpaca Experience.
The Sheepwalk Ranch, Bandera, TX, https://thesheepwalkranch.com
The Sheepwalk Ranch & Fiber Arts Studio provides a farm to fiber arts experience with everything from raw fleece to finsihed goods. Customers can meet the flock, take classes, shop for yarn, fiber and fabric and still have time for a quick jaunt to the pond for a picnic.
You’re So Crafty, Seguin, TX, http://www.YoureSoCrafty.com
In Central Texas, You’re So Crafty is the spot to visit for your crafting needs. Fabulous Yarn, Needles & Notions. Supplies for Needle Felting, Macrame, Embroidery. Beautiful Beads, Findings & Tools for Jewelry Making. Art Supplies and Kits. But that’s not all – You’re So Crafty is also a walk-in studio for lots of crafts. Visit our Makery Stations for Paint Your Own Pottery, Canvas Painting, Board Art, Glass Fusing, Mixed Media and Mosaics. No appointment necessary. We will have special shows from Texas Independent Dyers and door Prizes.
Mon-Fri – 10-6, Sat – 10-4, Sun – 12-4
Winterstrom Ranch Fiber Mill, Natalia, TX, http://winterstromranch.com
We are a fiber mill and we have alpacas on site to see or feed. We also have an on-site store. By Appointment only. No charge to visit the store. $10 to tour the actual mill.
Bandera Festival Field Trip To Winterstrom Ranch Fiber Mill March 10, 2022 1-5 pm. visitors will join us at the Winterstrom Ranch Studio and Mill for a tour of processing fiber, a felting project good for all ages, and time to shop. Students still have time to create a bird nest for the garden. Class is taught by Sarah Winterstrom and adventure Sheepwalk Ranch and the Madeira Ranch store please join us at the Ranch 1180 State Highway 132 N. Natalia, Tx 78059 class fee is $10