Mia Bella Yarn & Accessories is a yarn shop for knitters, crocheters and spinners. We have been open for over 4 years and going strong! We offer classes and private lessons for knitting, crochet and spinning students. Stop by anytime for help with a project, to sign up for a class or to schedule your first lesson.

4 week class $90

1 hours private lesson $30

Bundle of 4 private lessons $90


Our Store Hours are:

Sun CLOSED

Mon-Wed 10-5

Thurs 10-7

Fri 10-5

Sat 12-4


2015 Spring Class List:

Beginning Knitting

In this 4 week class, students will learn how to Cast-On, to Knit and Purl and start their first project.

Tuesdays 1-3pm (Mar. 17, 24, 31, Apr. 7)

Wednesdays 1-3pm (Apr. 15, 22, 29, May 6)

Kids Knitting

In this 4 week class, students ages 7-14 will learn how to cast on, and knit while knitting either a small purse or a stuffed animal.

Thursdays 4-5pm (Mar. 19, 26, Apr. 2, 9)

Thursdays 4-5pm (Apr. 16, 23, 30, May 7)


Beginning Crochet

In this 4 week class, students will learn basic crochet techniques while starting their first project.

Wednesdays 10am-3pm (Mar. 18, 25, Apr. 1, 8)

Thursdays 6-8pm (Apr. 16, 23, 30, May 7)

Colorwork Hat

In this 4 week class, students will learn stranded colorwork techniques, reading colorwork charts and knitting with both hands, while knitting a hat. Each week you will get another part of the pattern to follow.

Tuesdays 6-8pm (Mar. 17, 24, 31, Apr. 7)

Thursdays 10am-12pm (Apr. 16, 23, 30, May 7)

Socks Anyway You Like

In this 4 week class, students will learn to knit a basic sock from the top down including knitting in the round on dpns, heel turn & gusset, toe decrease and grafting the toe. Students can also learn toe-up socks, Magic Loop method, or using two circulars.

Thursdays 10am-12pm (March 19, 26, Apr. 2, 9)

Wednesday 6-8pm (Apr. 15, 22, 29, May 6)

Knitting Lace

In this 4 week class, students will learn lace techniques, casting on for a top-down shawl, reading lace charts, increasing and decreasing in different ways while knitting a top-down shawl.

Thursdays 6-8pm (Mar. 19, 26, Apr. 2, 9)

Tuesdays 1-3pm (Apr. 14, 21, 28, May 5)

Gatsby Baby Cardigan

In this 4 week class, students will learn how to knit a baby sweater in one piece flat. The following techniques will be covered: the lifted bar increase, joggless stripes, Knitted or cabled cast-on, pickup and knit, button holes, and how to knit a shawl collar.

Wednesdays 6-8pm (Mar. 18, 25, Apr. 1, 8)

Wednesdays 10am-12pm (Apr. 15, 22, 29, May 6)

Spinning on a Wheel

In this 4 week class, students will learn how to spin on a spinning wheel while using 4 different types of wheels and working with many different types of fiber.

Wednesdays 6-8pm (Mar. 18, 25, Apr. 1, 8)

Wednesdays 6-8pm (Apr. 15, 22, 29, May 6)

2015 Spring Workshops:

Knitting with beads

In this 2 hour workshop, students will learn three different ways to knit with beads while knitting a coffee cozy.

Saturday 4-6pm (Mar. 14)

$50

Fix It!

Learn how to pickup dropped stitches,unknit and fix mistakes.

Saturday 4-6pm (Apr. 4)

$45

Dyeing Workshop

In this 2 hour workshop, students will learn multiple dyeing techniques while hand painting two skeins of yarn and a sock blank.

Saturday 4-6pm (Apr. 25)

$60

Entrelac

In this 2 hour workshop, students will learn entrelac techniques while knitting a scarf.

Saturday 2-4pm (Apr. 4)

$45

Crochet Edgings

In this 2 hour workshop, students will learn multiple crochet edgings that can be used to edge knitted or crocheted items.

Saturday 2-4pm (Mar. 7)

$45

Finishing

Learn the correct way to seam, pickup and knit stitches, and block.

Saturday 4-6pm (Apr. 11)

$45

Double Knitting

In this 2 hour workshop, students will learn the double knitting technique while knitting a small project.

Saturday 4-6pm (Mar. 7)

Saturday 2-4pm (Apr. 25)

Brioche

In this 2 hour workshop, students will learn how to knit brioche while knitting a small project.

Saturday 2-4pm (Mar. 14, Apr. 11)

$45

sarah@miabellayarn.com

847-748-8419

1815 St Johns Ave
Highland Park, IL 60035

New Hours for 2014
Sun: Closed
Mon, Tues, Wed: 10am-5pm
Thurs: 10am-7pm
Fri: 10am-5pm
Sat: 12-4pm