Upcoming Event: 3rd Annual Fiber Arts Celebration

Join us July 23rd from 10:00am-3:00pm for a celebration of the fiber arts and the animals that produce these amazing fibers. Demonstrations for all ages will be ongoing throughout the day and include spinning, felting, knitting, crochet, and weaving. Longwool Sheep and Angora Rabbits will also be visiting us for the day This event will be held rain or shine!

Flying Fibers is happy to be your local source for all of your Knitting, Crochet, Spinning, Weaving and Felting needs. Located in scenic Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, we are just minutes from the Park City Mall in Lancaster, and an easy drive from the Elizabethtown, Hershey, Harrisburg and Lebanon areas.

Flying Fibers specializes in yarn, fiber and roving from rare breed and locally raised sheep as well as other fiber-producing animals. You will be delighted with our selection of sustainable, fair trade, unusual fibers, yarns, and handmade products. It is our goal to provide the handspinner and felter with the largest selection of roving in Central Pennsylvania.

Additionally, we are the exclusive retailer in the United States for Wensleydale Longwool Sheep Shop Yarns from Yorkshire, England. Other yarns in stock include Quince and Co., Rowan, Baah, Flying Fibers Yarn Company, Wendy, Erika Knight, Cascade, Zealana, Appalachian Baby Design, Skacel Yarns, Borgo de' Pazzi-Firenze, Kraemer Yarns (milled and spun in Nazareth, Pennsylvania), and more.

Spinning and Weaving equipment and supplies are available and in stock including products from Ashford, Kromski, Louet, Schacht, and Majacraft.

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Sunday: Closed
Monday through Friday: 10am-5pm
Saturday: 10am-3pm
Evenings: We are open until 8pm, on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month.
Please note we are closed for New Years Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day. Check our Facebook for unexpected closings.

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Jeri Robinson-Lawrence (right) and Irina Lawrence (left)

Jeri Robinson-Lawrence (right) and Irina Lawrence (left)

Flying Fibers is brought to you by the mother-daughter team of Jeri Robinson-Lawrence and Irina Lawrence. Both women are passionate about providing beautiful products to crafters of any skill, as well as promoting the preservation of rare breed sheep. In addition to owning the shop, Jeri and Irina have a flock of rare breed Wensleydale sheep, and endangered Leicester Longwool sheep that they raise on their farm in York County. Based on the season, this local fiber is available in-store and online. These two women are extremely passionate about the fiber arts and are regularly willing to share their knowledge and expertise with whoever desires.