Resources

Welcome to the Krafters Korner resources page. This list has been compiled based on recommendations from our members. Here you will find contact information and a brief description for each resource.

This page has been divided into categories:

Crafting Supplies
Patterns 


Crafting Supplies

Annie’s

This site offers supplies and how-to instructions for a wide variety of craft projects.
https://www.anniescatalog.com/
800-282-6643

Authentic Knitting Board

Home of the 18-inch All-in-One loom and the Zippy loom, this site sells looms and provides free tutorials and patterns.
http://www.knittingboard.com/
434-842-1180

CinDWood Crafts

This site sells knitting looms in a variety of configurations and in gauges from 3/16-inch to 3/4-inch. Patterns are available.
https://www.cindwoodlooms.com/welcome/
801-477-6355

Consumer Crafts

This site sells art and craft supplies at discount prices for jewelry making, scrapbooking and more. Get special shipping discounts by signing up for the newsletter.
https://www.consumercrafts.com/
888-552-7238

Fire Mountain Gems

This site offers a wide selection of beads and gems, as well as beading supplies. Wonderful tutorials and gem charts are also provided.
http://www.firemountaingems.com/
800-355-2137

 Fusion Beads

This site sells beads, crystals and jewelry making supplies.
http://www.fusionbeads.com/
888-781-3559

Herrschners Inc.

This company sells supplies and patterns for knitting, crocheting, needlework, macramé and latch hooking.
https://www.herrschners.com/
800-713-1239

Hobby Lobby Arts & Crafts Stores

This site sells a wide variety of crafting items, including yarn, crochet and knitting supplies, fabric and sewing supplies, jewelry and beading supplies, and more. The website and app offer coupons.
http://www.hobbylobby.com/
800-888-0321

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores

This site sells a wide variety of crafting items, including yarn, crochet and knitting supplies, fabric and sewing supplies, jewelry and beading supplies, and more. The website and app offer coupons.
http://www.joann.com/homepage
888-739-4120

Kiss Looms

Home of the adjustable gauge loom, Kiss looms allow for knitting in a number of gauges using one loom.
http://kisslooms.com/
Email: orders@kiss-looms.com

Knit and Crochet Counter

This VoiceOver-compatible app allows knitters and crocheters to keep track of projects.
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/knit-and-crochet-counter/id991345891?mt=8

Knit Picks

This site sells knitting yarns, spinning yarns, books, patterns, accessories, and tutorials.
http://www.knitpicks.com
800-574-1323

Knitting Stitch or Row Counter

With only three functions, add, subtract and reset, this basic counting app is completely accessible with VoiceOver, and is extremely easy to use.
https://itunes.apple.com/US/app/id1218208357?mt=8

Knitting Warehouse

This site sells name-brand yarns, knitting needles and crochet hooks at warehouse prices, and has free patterns.
http://www.knitting-warehouse.com/
616-608-8446

Lion Brand Yarn

This site sells a wide selection of Lion Brand yarn and offers free knitting and crochet patterns.
http://www.lionbrand.com
800-661-7551

Little Knits

This site sells high-quality yarn, crochet hooks and knitting needles.
http://www.littleknits.com
800-877-5852

Michaels Craft Stores

This site sells a wide variety of crafting items, including yarn, crochet and knitting supplies, fabric and sewing supplies, jewelry and beading supplies, and more. Coupons are always available online and in the app.
http://www.michaels.com/
800-642-4235

Pepperell Braiding Company

This site sells a wide variety of macramé cord, rings, beads, findings and other macramé supplies.
http://pepperell.com/shop/cords-ropes/macrame-cord/
800-343-8114

Primitive Originals

This is the home of the KumiLoom, and all the supplies you will need for the craft of kumihimo. The site owner has posted tutorials on the website that are written especially for beginners who are blind.
http://www.primitiveoriginals.com/index.html
229-420-9982

Shipwreck Beads

This site sells Czech seed beads in a variety of shapes and sizes, as well as charms, pendants, findings and tools.
http://www.shipwreckbeads.com/
800-950-4232

Smileys Yarns

This site sells premium yarns at deep discounts.
http://www.smileysyarns.com
631-775-7544

WEBS – America’s Yarn Store

This site sells a wide variety of high-quality yarn for knitting, crocheting, weaving and spinning as well as supplies and patterns. The site offers the WEBS Discount, which is up to 25 percent off discountable yarn and book purchases.
http://www.yarn.com/
800-367-9327

Patterns

AC Moore

This site offers how-to instructions for a wide variety of craft projects.
http://www.acmoore.com/

BARD: Braille and Audio Reading Download

This site offers a variety of pattern and crafting books in braille and audio formats that are available to eligible members.
https://nlsbard.loc.gov/login//NLS

Bookshare

This site offers a variety of accessible pattern and crafting books that are available to eligible members.
http://www.bookshare.org

 Craft Freely

This site offers free crochet, knitting, sewing, cross-stitch, and quilting patterns.
http://www.craftfreely.com

Crochet Pattern Central

This site offers free crochet patterns and tutorials sorted into a variety of categories for easy browsing.
http://www.crochetpatterncentral.com/

Free Knifty Knitter Round Loom Patterns

This site offers links to many different crafting activities, but the link below is to the tutorials and patterns for making hats and other projects on the Knifty Knitters and other round regular and large gauge looms.
https://hubpages.com/art/free-knifty-knitter-round-loom-patterns

Free Macramé Patterns

This site offers free macramé patterns for jewelry, accessories and holiday items. In addition, there are tutorials for making many macramé knots.
http://www.free-macrame-patterns.com/

Horizons for the Blind

This site sells accessible pattern and how-to books as well as a small selection of supplies.
http://www.horizons-blind.org

Invisible Loom

This site sells a wide variety of loom knit patterns for a number of loom sizes and gauges.
http://invisibleloomcraft.blogspot.com/

Knitting Pattern Central

This site offers free knitting patterns and tutorials sorted into a variety of categories for easy browsing.
http://www.knittingpatterncentral.com

Ravelry

This site features an impressive collection of free and paid patterns for fiber artists. Refine a search for patterns based on criteria such as craft, project type, yarn weight, and more. Registration is free.
https://www.ravelry.com/