Creative Yarns- The shop of choice for the best range of yarns 



We will be closed from Saturday 30th September for 2 weeks as we are having a holiday

Welcome to the Creative Yarns website, whether you are a new visitor or a returning customer. Now you, through our online catalogue, can enjoy what our customers have been enjoying over the last 11 1/2 years - great prices, terrific service and the largest and latest range of new yarns, patterns and accessories available with great monthly specials.

Just click on the products button above to buy any of our products.

Creative Yarns is your local yarn shop, stocking gorgeous knitting and crochet patterns as well as the yummiest selection of yarns sourced from all over the world, both in our Rotorua shop and online, we are a knitters heaven that has to do with all things 'knit', with knitting and crochet classes, knit accessories, haberdashery and buttons, as well as a range of carded wool for spinning and felting.

Winter is here and we have lots of exciting new yarns and patterns to tempt you, so now is the time to start your winter knitting projects. New winter yarns are arriving, so check back often to see the latest yarns & patterns.

We aim to supply an unbeatable range of quality yarns from top suppliers such as Debbie Bliss, Naturally, Filatura Di Crosa, Ashford, Adriafil, Tahki, Ozark, Prism, Sirdar, Sublime, King Cole and of course our very own Creative Yarns hand dyed yarns. We are now importing exclusive fancy yarns from Europe, these are from only $5.00 a ball, or $8.00 for metallics.

Now stocking Janome Sewing Machines & overlockers.

We hope that you enjoy browsing through the site and that you find plenty to interest you. New stock is always being listed and there are constantly new offers and promotions in the pipeline so do please keep coming back for another look. Please also contact us if you have any suggestions, comments or criticisms regarding our service, our stock or our website. We aim to be the best in the business so all feedback is precious to us.

Please browse through our online store, take your time, relax and enjoy shopping from home in our comprehensive online yarn shop.

Wholesale enquiries are welcome on our hand dyed yarns.

We are happy to ship anywhere in the world, just email us for a shipping quote.

 * We specialise in knitting & crochet supplies
 * Knitting yarns & accessories including a huge range of hand dyed yarns
 * Denise needles & crochet hooks
 * Great range of knitting patterns
 * Lots of exclusive knitting kits
 * Carded wool for felting or spinning
 * Weaving & spinning supplies
 * A great range of handcrafted garments to buy or inspire
 * Janome Sewing Machines and accessories


Please visit our shop while in Rotorua,

1145 Pukuatua St
New Zealand 3010

Ph 07 347 3568 

We will be closed from Saturday 30th September for 2 weeks as we are having a holiday

We are open:
Monday Tuesday Thursday Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm
Saturdays 10.00 - 1.00