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This Business Is …: BIPOC-Owned

These yarncraft-related businesses are owned by Black people, Indigenous people and other People of Color.

Yelley Knits

Posted in Designers

Yelley is a knitter, crocheter, spinner, maker in the San Francisco Bay Area, working to promote diversity and inclusiveness in the fiber arts world. Yelley’s…

Erieli Knits

Posted in Accessories

Erieli Knits is dedicated to making knitting, spinning, and crocheting more accessible and inclusive. “We hope to see the crafting community grow, and seek to provide valuable education material for free,” New Jersey dyer and designer Raeli says. “Taking up a new hobby can be daunting and expensive. It is our goal to demystify the fiber world, be a resource for new and potential fiber enthusiasts, and help people find ways to make their new hobby budget-friendly.”

Erieli Knits

Posted in Fiber, and Yarn

Erieli Knits is dedicated to making knitting and crocheting more accessible and inclusive. “We hope to see the crafting community grow, and seek to provide…

Erieli Knits

Posted in Designers

Erieli Knits is dedicated to making knitting and crocheting more accessible and inclusive. “We hope to see the crafting community grow, and seek to provide…

Plank and Stella

Posted in Accessories

U.S. dyer Melissa describes Plank and Stella as “small-batch, hand-dyed yarn in all your favorite colors in Indianapolis, Indiana.” Melissa sells a range of accessories, and will turn your purchase or your stash yarn into sock tubes.

AT Haynes House Yarns

Posted in Accessories

AT Haynes House Yarns is a company born out of family, community and fun. The brainchild of Terri J. Haynes, AT Haynes House Yarns is home to vibrant colorways and innovative projects bags and more. AT Haynes House Yarns is a Black woman-owned business operating out of Fort Washington, MD near the nation’s capital. Owner Terri J. Haynes is a graphic artist, writer, wife and mother.

Bzy Peach

Posted in Accessories

Laverne is the designer and dyer behind Bzy Peach, based in Atlanta. Clever, peach-theme accessories abound, along with great yarn and crochet patterns.