Classes & Workshops

Please see General Information for Workshops before registering and attending.

Sweet Yarns Courses

Our latest courses are listed with information below. Class prices do not include any materials unless otherwise noted. It is recommended that you take time to pick out and purchase any supplies before the class. All classes will be held in The Old Haunt lounge at the back of Sweet Yarns. You can register and pay for your courses in the store or online at

Beginner Brioche course

Learn to knit two colour brioche in the round while making a cowl. Saturday, September 23rd, 10:30AM to 12:30PM. Cost is $15. Supplies not included.


Sock It To Me course

Learn to knit socks from the toe up with the Magic Loom method. Saturdays 10:30AM to 12:30PM. October 21st & 28th. Cost is $20. Supplies not included.


Crochet Basics course

Learn basic crochet stitches while making granny squares. Saturday, November 18th, 10:30AM to 12:20PM. Cost is $15. Supplies not included.


The Basics of Ravelry, Start Crocheting or Start Knitting

Call for more information and to book a time.


New Year’s course list

Coming next in classes, we’re working on the following topics: fairisle knitting, steeking, advanced brioche. If there is something else you would like to learn, let us know and we’ll see what we can do. More information coming soon.


General Information for Workshops

All of our workshops (unless otherwise indicated) are held at our store at 947 Lorne St. All workshops must be registered for/and fees paid in full at time of registration. At the time of registration you will be provided with a list of required supplies. Our staff will be happy to help you choose the appropriate Sweet Yarns yarn for your project. Please arrive 15 minutes early to class. A minimum of 3 participants is required to run a workshop. Maximum number of participants may vary. Please check with us at time of registration

Always Bring:

• Scissors
• Measuring tape
• Small crochet hook
• Stitch markers
• Bagged lunch

We Will Provide:

• Coffee, Tea, Water

Refunds of Workshop Fees:

If you are unable to attend and advise us a minimum of 1 week ahead of the scheduled date of the workshop, we will refund you ½ of the workshop fee in the form of a Gift Certificate to be put towards Sweet Yarns products or workshops. If we have to cancel the workshop – we will refund you the fee in the same manner that you paid (in person) or as a Gift Certificate to be put towards products or workshops of your choice.

Workshops Scent Free Environment

Please refrain from wearing any perfumes to the workshops. Let's be mindful of our friends that have allergies to fragrances.

Thank you!