inspiring yarns for creative hands

23 W. Main St. Bozeman, MT   406 556 5786

From luxury yarns for special occasions to affordable basics for everyday.

We are proud to have the best selection of Malabrigo yarns in Montana! Stix is a Brooklyn Tweed stockist in the northern Rockies and we always stock as much local yarn as we can get. Our store is staffed by professionals who are always willing to help you with your project. We teach classes, host events, offer knit and crochet alongs — there’s always something happening at Stix!

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classes

Upcoming Classes

Our professional instructors offer a variety of knitting and crochet classes September through May. Whether you want to pick up a new, rewarding hobby or advance your existing skills, Stix has a class for you. Our classes are FREE when you purchase the materials required for the class at Stix.

Please call (406) 556-5786 to sign up as our classes do fill up.

Class Policy

Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Sign up for a crochet class at Stix Crafternoon

Date: Thursdays
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
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Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Sign up for a crochet class at Stix Crafternoon

Date: Thursdays
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Come on in on Thursday afternoon to show the Stix Chix what you’ve been working on or just to have a laugh or two with other (fiber) nuts!

Sign up for a crochet class at Stix Learn to Crochet Intensive Series

Date: 3 Saturdays: Jan 12, 19 & 26
Time: 4:00 - 5:15 pm
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Sign up for a crochet class at Stix Learn to Crochet Intensive Series

Date: 3 Saturdays: Jan 12, 19 & 26
Time: 4:00 - 5:15 pm

Learn to Crochet Intensive is for the student who wants an in-depth introduction to the craft. Get your crochet off to a great start by learning about yarn and hook choices, practicing the basic stitches, and learning how to read a pattern. In this three week class you will learn the fundamentals while working 3 fun project: wrist warmers, a cowl (or scarf) and a hat.

Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Learn to Knit Intensive Series

Date: 4 Saturdays: Jan 12, 19, 26 & Feb 2
Time: 12 noon - 2 pm- This class is full. Call for wait list
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Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Learn to Knit Intensive Series

Date: 4 Saturdays: Jan 12, 19, 26 & Feb 2
Time: 12 noon - 2 pm- This class is full. Call for wait list

This class is for the student who wants an in-depth introduction to the craft. Get your knitting career off to a great start by learning about yarn and needle choices, practicing the basic stitches (knit and purl), and learning how to read patterns. In this four week class you learn the fundamentals of knitting while making a pair of fingerless mitts and a hat in the round.

Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Pascal KAL

Date: Wednesday nights (Jan 9 - Feb 27)
Time: 6 - 7:30 pm
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Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Pascal KAL

Date: Wednesday nights (Jan 9 - Feb 27)
Time: 6 - 7:30 pm

Garter stitch, colorwork and Quarry – all combine in the unisex Pascal Cardigan. Pascal features a woodsy three-color motif that is enjoyable for stranded colorwork knitters of all levels. Chunky woolen-spun Quarry makes this cardigan an approachable project for those new to steeking! Featuring bottom-up, seamless raglan, and round yoke shaping, Pascal makes for a friendly introduction to garment knitting all around!

Join the Stix Chix on Wednesday nights (6:00 – 7:30 pm) beginning January 9th through February 27.  Even if you can’t knit with us, come the last night for a “fashion show!”

Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Beginner Brioche Cowl

Date: Saturday, January 19
Time: 10:15 - 11:45 am
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Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Beginner Brioche Cowl

Date: Saturday, January 19
Time: 10:15 - 11:45 am

Learn how to knit brioche in the round. Choose two contrasting colors of worsted-weight yarn. Brioche or tuck stitch creates fabric that is reversible yet different on each side.

There will be a hard brioche hat offered later in the winter season that will challenge even the most seasoned brioche knitters! If you think you will be interested in difficult brioche, brush up on the basics first.

 

Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Knit Beeswax Hat

Date: Saturday, January 19
Time: 2:30 - 3:30 pm
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Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Knit Beeswax Hat

Date: Saturday, January 19
Time: 2:30 - 3:30 pm

Learn how to cable without a cable needle in the Beeswax hat! Watch the stitches move over to create honeycomb shapes. This popular pattern uses dk weight yarn for a most wearable hat.

Sign up early to get started on the 2x 1 ribbing homework before class.

Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Knit Bobble Hat

Date: Saturday, January 26
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am
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Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Knit Bobble Hat

Date: Saturday, January 26
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am

Choose bulky weight yarn to learn how to make bobbles. Mix knits and purls, cables and bobbles to create a woodland texture. The Morii pattern uses Quarry yarn.

The homework for this class is to complete knitting the 1×1 ribbing so you are ready to bobble!

Sign up for a crochet class at Stix Crochet Bobble Hat

Date: Saturday, January 26
Time: 2:30 - 3:30 pm
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Sign up for a crochet class at Stix Crochet Bobble Hat

Date: Saturday, January 26
Time: 2:30 - 3:30 pm

Crochet bobbles are a fun and easy way to add texture to any project!

The Warbler Beanie pattern uses worsted weight yarn to make a hat of warmth! There is homework for this class so stop in soon to get your supplies

 

Sign up for a crochet class at Stix Crochet Smocked Hat

Date: Saturday, February 2
Time: 10:30-11:30 am
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Sign up for a crochet class at Stix Crochet Smocked Hat

Date: Saturday, February 2
Time: 10:30-11:30 am

Learn how to crochet a smocked-like texture. This technique is worked from crown to brim on each row.

 

 

Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Knit Smocked Hat

Date: Saturday, February 2
Time: 2:30-3:30 pm
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Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Knit Smocked Hat

Date: Saturday, February 2
Time: 2:30-3:30 pm

Smocked fabric looks difficult but once you learn how to wrap your stitches, it is an easy way to create texture and it somewhat reversible too! The Reversible Smocked Hat pattern has two size options and you can choose beanie or slouchy.

Sign up early to finish your 1×1 ribbing before class starts!

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Location

Our address is 23 West Main Street in downtown Bozeman, Montana located next to the historic Ellen Theater between Wilson Ave. and Tracy Ave.

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Contact

phone: 406 556 5786

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Contact

phone: 406 556 5786

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Hours

Monday 10:00am - 5:30pm

Tuesday 10:00am - 5:30pm

Wednesday 10:00am - 5:30pm

Thursday 10:00am - 5:30pm

Friday 10:00am - 5:30pm

Saturday 10:00am - 5:30pm

Sunday 11:00am - 3:00pm

Stix Chix

Meet the Stix Chix

Tracy St. John

Part owner of Stix, Tracy has worked in yarn stores most of her adult life. She is a an avid crochet designer and has been published in Interweave Crochet magazine many times. She’s so prolific the other Stix Chix are pretty sure she can crochet in her sleep.

Cameron Hildreth

Cameron is a founder of Stix and has been a fiber arts enthusiast for many years. She has attended crafting workshops hosted by Clara Parkes, Pam Allen, and Kaffe Fassett. She has an excellent color sense and she is our resident lace knitting expert.