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 knitting class at Stix Sweater - Time

Date: Fridays
Time: 4:00 - 5:30 pm
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Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Sweater - Time

Date: Fridays
Time: 4:00 - 5:30 pm

Knit a sweater at Stix! Come with whatever sweater is on your needles or grab a new sweater project! We have loads of ideas!

Sign up for a crochet class at Stix Crochet Dip Stitch

Date: Saturday, March 2
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am
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Sign up for a crochet class at Stix Crochet Dip Stitch

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

This crochet hat starts at the top and works to the brim using a dip stitch technique. The technique is challenging yet fun and you end up with a truly beautiful product.

Worsted weight yarn and the Diamonds and Pearls pattern is what we have used for this class.

Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Knit Dip Stitch Class

Date: Saturday, March 2
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm
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© Hunter Hammersen

Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Knit Dip Stitch Class

Date: Saturday, March 2
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm

This hat starts with ribbing (which is homework) and then combines ribbing with a new “dip stitch” that creates a fabric that looks interesting and is easy to do!

The Constellate hat is the pattern for this class and there is homework so please get started on your ribbing to make the most of this class.

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

Date: dates coming soon
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Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Learn to Knit Intensive Series

Date: dates coming soon

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, a ribbed scarf and a hat in the round. The cost of all required materials range from $60 – $130 depending on what yarn and needles you choose.

Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Boyland Knitworks Knit-Along

Date: 4 Saturdays: March 9, 16, 23, 30
Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm
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© Big Sky Yarn Co

Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Boyland Knitworks Knit-Along

Date: 4 Saturdays: March 9, 16, 23, 30
Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm

You know you have wanted to knit one! Come join us on Saturdays in March to make any design by Caitlin Hunter. How about an Ingalls, or a Sunset Highway, or maybe if you are up for a challenge, a Guthrie? Stop in to see which designs we have already knitted up for the shop; one is sure to tickle your fancy!

Get together on Saturdays in March for inspiration and knitting support.

 

Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Your First Sweater

Date: 5 Wednesdays: April 3, 10, 17, 24 & May 1
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
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© Tin Can Knits

Sign up for a knitting class at Stix Your First Sweater

Date: 5 Wednesdays: April 3, 10, 17, 24 & May 1
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 pm

If you have made a hat in the round and know how to knit and purl, you are ready to make your first sweater. Make it in any size, for yourself or your grandkid. You will learn the basics of gauge and fit, and top-down construction.

Using worsted-weight yarn and the Flax pattern, join us for 5 consecutive Wednesdays to cast on and finish!

Sign up for a crochet class at Stix Coming Soon: Crochet-pril

Date: All of April
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Sign up for a crochet class at Stix Coming Soon: Crochet-pril

Date: All of April

It’s almost the best month of the year: Crochet-pril!

 

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

Date: 3 Saturdays: April 6, 13 & 20
Time: 10:15 - 11:45 am
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Sign up for a crochet class at Stix Learn to Crochet Intensive Series

Date: 3 Saturdays: April 6, 13 & 20
Time: 10:15 - 11:45 am

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.

Basket Weaving

Date: Saturday, April 13
Time: noon - 3:45 pm
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Basket Weaving

Date: Saturday, April 13
Time: noon - 3:45 pm

We are so excited to be offering a new craft at Stix! Learn how to weave baskets with veteran basket-weaver Colleen Vittone. Weave your very own Easter basket for yourself or someone else.

There is a $50 workshop fee which includes all materials. Please bring a 5 gallon water-tight bucket with you and wear clothes that can get damp.

 

 

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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.