Resources

Name of Company Supplies Offered Website Phone Feedback from KK Members
AC Moore Sells a variety of craft supplies. There are some free patterns in the yarn section. http://www.acmoore.com/ 888-226-6673 This site is accessible. Free patterns are text and there is an option to print without pictures. In the stores the customer service is great and they have a nice selection of yarn and other craft supplies.
Annie’s Sells patterns yarn, and supplies for a wide range of crafts. The site is organized by craft, knitting, crocheting, quilting, sewing, loom knitting, plastic canvas, cross-stitch, embroidery, card making and beading. https://www.anniescatalog.com/ 800-282-6643 The site is fairly accessible but I found it difficult to shop yarn. I don’t know about the patterns or the   books. Many are .pdf downloads. There are some free tutorials but they are not easy to find.
CinDWood Looms Site for the purchase of hand-crafted beautiful looms. https://www.cindwoodlooms.com/welcome/ No phone number on site. This site is very accessible with each loom described in words. Free and for purchase electronic patterns and books for the looms are available on the site. I love these looms! Customer service via email is great.
ConsumerCrafts Art & Craft Supplies for Jewelry Making, Scrapbooking & More https://www.consumercrafts.com/
888-552-7238
Site is accessible and search works well to find items. Prices are less expensive than in many craft stores. Get special shipping discounts by signing up for their newsletter.
CraftFreely This site offers free crochet, knitting, sewing, cross-stitch, and quilting patterns. http://www.craftfreely.com No phone number listed on Webpage. Patterns are listed by category and it is easy to browse through the patterns. They are in text so are easy to read and copy and paste into a file.
Crochet Pattern Central This site offers free crochet patterns and tutorials. http://www.crochetpatterncentral.com/ no phone number listed on webpage Patterns and tutorials are written out making this site very accessible.
Fire Mountain Gems Wholesale Beads and Jewelry Making Supplies http://www.firemountaingems.com/ 800-355-2137 This site offers a large selection of beads and gems, as well as beading supplies. There are also wonderful tutorials and gem charts. Their shipping is $5.00 with a handling fee of $2.65. Helpful customer service. Screen reader accessible.
Free Hat Patterns for the Knifty Knitter Loom Contains patterns for making hats on The Knifty knitter round looms. http://hubpages.com/art/-free-hat-patterns-for-the-knifty-knitter-loom- no phone number listed on website Patterns are written in words so are accessible.
Free Macrame Patterns This site offers free macramé patterns for jewelry, accessories and holiday items. Also, there are tutorials for making many macramé knots. http://www.free-macrame-patterns.com/ no phone number listed on website Patterns and tutorials are all in text and accessible. The site owner is prompt with answering any questions via email.
Fusion Beads Beads, Crystals and Jewelry Supplies http://www.fusionbeads.com/ 888-781-3559 Great phone customer service, they helped me with choosing bead colors. Free shipping over $25.
Herrschners Inc. Yarn, supplies for knitting, crocheting, sewing and quilting, and more since 1899. https://www.herrschners.com/
800-713-1239
The site is accessible, however, I have never purchased anything from the site.
Hobby Lobby Arts & Crafts Stores Wide variety of crafting items including yarn, crochet and knitting supplies, fabric and sewing supplies, jewelry and beading supplies, and more. http://www.hobbylobby.com/ 800-888-0321 Site accessibility is ok. Phone customer service is great. They described yarn colors for me when I purchased via phone.
Invisible Loom Free and for purchase, many loom knit patterns for a variety of loom sizes and gauges. http://invisibleloomcraft.blogspot.com/ No phone number on site. All patterns are in 24 point font and are screen reader accessible. The designer is visually impaired. I have purchased a couple of the pattern books and downloaded them in .pdf format.
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores Wide variety of crafting items including yarn, crochet and knitting supplies, fabric and sewing supplies, jewelry and beading supplies, and more. http://www.joann.com/homepage 888-739-4120 This site is accessible and many items can be purchased online that can not be found in the local store. The site often has coupons.
Kiss Looms The site for the sale of the hand-made Kiss knitting looms and patterns for that loom. http://kisslooms.com/ No phone number on site. email: orders@kiss-looms.com The site is accessible but I don’t know about the pattern books.
KnitPicks Knitting yarns, spinning yarns, books, patterns, accessories, and tutorials. http://www.knitpicks.com 800-574-1323 Site offers great sales. Free shipping for orders over $50. Very helpful phone customer service.
Knitting Looms Home of the authentic knitting board all-and-one loom and the zippy loom, this site sells looms, and provides free tutorials and patterns for their looms. http://www.knittingboard.com/ 434-842-1180 This site is accessible and the looms are described in words. You must sign up for their newsletter to have access to their free patterns. The tutorials have text directions along with pictures.
Knitting Pattern Central This site offers free knitting patterns and tutorials. http://www.knittingpatterncentral.com no phone number on site. Patterns and tutorials are written out making this site very accessible.
Knitting warehouse This site sells name-brand yarns at warehouse prices. Brands include: Caron, Coats/Red Heart, Deborah Norville collection, Elegant Yarns, Lily, Lion Brand,   Mary Maxim N.Y. Yarns,   Patons, Premier Yarns, Sullivans and more. There is also a wide variety of needles, hooks and other crafting tools. http://www.knitting-warehouse.com/ 831-728-2584 This site is very accessible. Yarns can be sorted by Brand, weight or fabric type for easy browsing.
Lion Brand Yarn Wide variety of yarns for any knitting or crochet project. http://www.lionbrand.com 800-661-7551 This site offers yarn, free patterns, kits, tools, and books. Patterns are available in large print and formatted for Braille embossers and displays. Screen reader accessible. All yarn colors contain a verbal description.
Little Knits High-quality Yarn, crochet hooks and knitting needles. http://www.littleknits.com 800-877-5852 Free shipping for orders over $50. Screen reader accessible.
Macrame Super Store Wide variety of macramé cord, rings, beads, findings and other macramé supplies. http://www.macramesuperstore.com/ 800-343-8114 Site is accessible and shopping for items is easy. I love this site!
Michaels Craft Stores Wide variety of crafting items including yarn, crochet and knitting supplies, fabric and sewing supplies, jewelry and beading supplies, and more. http://www.michaels.com/
800-642-4235
This site is easy to navigate and find what you want to purchase. Coupons always available online and in local stores. Nice selection of yarns and other craft items.
Patternworks High-quality yarn, knitting needles and crochet hooks ,and a variety of notions for the knitter or crocheter. http://www.patternworks.com/ 800-723-9210 This site is easy to navigate and find the type and brand of yarn you want. It is easy to purchase as well, although yarn colors are only pictured and not described.
PrimitiveOriginals Home of the KumiLoom, and all the supplies you will need for the craft of kumihimo. http://www.primitiveoriginals.com/index.html 800-888-0321 The site owner has created tutorials written especially for the visually impaired. The site is accessible for shopping as well.
Ravelry Contains a huge collection of crochet, needle knit and loom knit patterns. Some are free, some you must purchase and others are within books that can be purchase. You can use many criteria when searching for a certain pattern including type of garment, weight of yarn, type of craft and many other options. https://www.ravelry.com/
No phone number on webpage.
You must register with the site to download patterns, however it is free and you do not receive ads for joining. The site is accessible though somewhat tricky to use.
Shipwreck Beads Sells Czeck seed beads in a variety of shapes and sizes, as well as charms, pendants, findings and tools. http://www.shipwreckbeads.com/ 800-950-4232 Flat shipping of $5 anywhere in the US. The more beads you purchase the more money you save. This site is accessible.
Smileys Yarns this site sells Name- brand yarns at deep discounts. Brands include: Bernat, Patons, Lion Brand, Red Heart, Plymouth, Yarn Art, Filatura Lanarota, Cervinia and more http://www.smileysyarns.com No phone number on webpage. Warehouse is located in New York State. There is a $50 minimum order and there is a $12.95 flat rate shipping charge. Special deals each month. Screen reader accessible.
Webs yarn Wide variety of high-quality yarn for knitting, crocheting, weaving and spinning.. http://www.yarn.com/ 800-467-9327 This site offers the Webs Yarn Discount up to 25% off yarn purchases. They also have supplies and patterns. Good customer service. Refer to the chart for shipping costs. Screen reader accessible.
Yarn Supply This site offers discount Yarn, Knitting Needles, Crochet hooks, and other Supplies along with Free Knitting Patterns http://www.yarnsupply.com No phone number listed on Webpage. Local store in Michigan. Interesting collection of conversion charts for needle and hook sizes, pattern abbreviation lists and more. Free shipping for orders over $75. Screen reader accessible