Black Sheep Yarns is a unique boutique located in Kent, Connecticut.

Visit and spend an afternoon shopping for all your needle art needs.

Every day we strive to provide an atmosphere of openness, encouragement, and fun at the store. Whether you are seeking for advice, a new project, help with your current project, or a piece of chocolate, Black Sheep Yarns is there to help you.  Nancy Hamilton, the store’s owner, takes pride that many of the first time visitors remark how inviting the store is and how her words of encouragement empower them to complete projects or try new techniques. As always, learning to knit or help with your project, is always FREE!

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Novice to Expert Classes Available

We have 30-plus classes over three days in Knitting, Dyeing & Weaving, Fair Isle, Brioche, Lace, Slip Stitch Knitting & More…

We have gathered a set of nationally-known teachers offering classes across the spectrum of the Fiber Arts.  Class size is limited 15 attendees to allow the instructors to give you individual attention.

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Black Sheep Needle Arts 2016


Join US on April 1,2 & 3, 2016

It is as easy as 1-2-3

1) Select your classes, 2) Sign Up, 3) And Go

30 events over three days. Teachers from Across The Country.
Novice to Expert Classes in Knitting, Dyeing & Weaving, Fair Isle, Brioche, Lace, Slip Stitch Knitting & More…

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BOC15_WinnersLogosBlack Sheep Yarns is an inviting store to not only shop in but come and sit and knit for awhile.
Knitters and crocheters are always welcome.
We have won the best yarn shop in Connecticut 2015 award

Located in Kent Just a short trip from the near by metropolitan areas

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Dream Club


Dream Club November!

November Select is here!
This month, we are sending a limited edition year, which is not a yarn we regularly stock! How exciting! It is “Jilly with Silk” and is 85% superwash merino and 15% silk. Each skein is 400 yards.

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