|2081 Youngfield Street, Golden, CO 80401|
Located on the western edge of Lakewood, Colorado, and nestled up against the Golden foothills, The Recycled Lamb has been serving the needs of Denver-area knitters, weavers, crocheters, spinners and other fiber artists for over 30 years!.
We carry an extensive selection of yarn and fiber, equipment, books, and patterns, and our friendly, knowledgeable staff has earned the shop the nickname, "Your Warm and Fuzzy Fiber Shop!"
So much is happening! Come join the fun.
Here's the latest news, but also be sure and visit our EVENTS page here.
Spinning On The Porch
All Summer - Thursdays 2pm
Bring your lemonade, mint juleps, wheels and fiber and enjoy our lovely front porch!
Louet North American Dealer Demo
Louet North America Dealer Demo Days, Sept 12-13. Friday from 3-8pm it's all about spinning and fiber, learn about Louet wheels and fiber and free Louet wheel tune-ups! Saturday from 10-4pm Louet Yarns Trunk show, and loom demos all day.
Discounts and prizes!
Yarn Along The Rockies - Yarn Crawl
Yarn Along The Rockies is a 9 day yarn crawl with a Passport Tour of 24 participating yarn shops across the front range of Colorado. With FIVE grand prizes, generous schwag baskets provided at each store, and lots of crawl discounts, there are lots of opportunities to win! Use the menu above to learn how to participate! Read more here.
Jefferson Farms Yarn and Fiber Palooza
Mark your calendars for August 16th from 10-4pm for an event with Jane Levene of Jefferson Farms! Meet the leading lady of the Paco-Vicunas, learn about her ranch and the history of these fiber animals, and of course, enjoy refreshments. Yarn, fiber, raw fleeces, and finished items will be available for sale.
Spinzilla registration begins August 4
The countdown is on! Last year's Spinzilla competition was such a success that it's going global this year! Our shop has already registered our team and don't forget-- team member signups start August 4th. Read More...
Color Gradation Techniques for Tapestry, October 16-19, 2014
Students will weave a sampler exploring color gradation techniques in contemporary tapestry. We will learn different forms of hatching and hachure along with various methods of grading color in every direction. Color mixing techniques along with some color theory will be investigated. Hand-dyed wool yarn in a large range of hues suitable for gradation will be provided. Read More...
Around the Color Wheel in 4 Days, Part 2: Color Experiments in the Dye Studio
October 25-28th, 9-5pm
This multi-level workshop builds on the techniques learned in the Around the Color Wheel class while at the same time introducing new students to the foundations of work in the dye studio. Advanced students will develop skills for creating new color combinations and will be assisted in exploring new, unexpected and subtle color interactions. They will also have the chance to work on their own dye formulas for a specific fiber project.
3rd Friday of each month,
4:30-8pm, buck-a-slice Pizza!
Knitting together - the perfect way to end a busy week.
Spin Nights--2nd Friday of each month, 5-8pm, snack potluck.
Fall Shawl Competition!
Lots of people are knitting shawls this year...and there are some gorgeous ones around!
Shawls make a great summer project too as they can be light and airy; they're something to keep your mind ticking over during vacation time; and are wonderful gifts.
So...get involved in our FALL SHAWL COMPETITION!!
Details are on the Events page... here.
On Going Activities
Want to know about Recycled Lamb's and other local re-occuring fiber activities? Then click here to see the list. The Recycled Lamb has monthly Spin In and Knit Knites.
Email us if you have a group or activity you'd like listed.
We offer classes for skill levels from ultra-beginning to advanced in weaving, knitting, spinning, crocheting, felting, dyeing, and other fiber adventures throughout the year. Taught by our talented and enthusiastic team of instructors, you'll have the opportunity to learn new skills and meet new friends in every class.
Phone Orders Are Welcome
Although we do not currently take orders for materials or classes over our website (but we're working on this!), we are happy to take your order over the phone and ship to anywhere in the continental U.S. Please contact us at 303-234-9337 and anyone on the staff will be happy to assist you with your purchase!
The Recycled Lamb's Reward Program
With every purchase (of most items) you earn points. The bottom of your receipt tells your current point count. For complete details read here.
Join Our Active & Fun Community
Stay in touch by receiving our Ewesletter — our monthly e-communication offering information on yarn and fiber, equipment, classes, activities, and stories from our staff and customers. Sign up below to receive this highly informative and amusing missive, as well as the quarterly class schedule and sale announcements. And we promise — we'll never share your email or information with anyone else.
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