Menita

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A good supply of yarn from all over. Some notions and haberdashery. Cross stitch and tapestry supplies.

Hours

Mon - Fri:
10:00AM - 06:00PM
Sat:
10:00AM - 03:00PM

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by cool-hat on Tuesday, Feb 26 2013 at 10:18AM PST

Menita has a GREAT outlet in Soukka, why isn't it listed here?
Menita also has a fantastic café now, with really good food and coffee. Great prices and wonderful service too.

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by Marja-Leena on Tuesday, Sep 07 2010 at 05:17AM PDT

The Icelandic wool you found is called Lopi. Menita carries also many Scandinavian-made wools, sockyarns from several makers and also Rowan yarns.
They have a selection of other needlecraft, like tapestries, too.

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by Anonymous on Saturday, Mar 28 2009 at 02:11AM PDT

I've been here quite a few times when visiting Helsinki. The staff are lovely and helpful and they have an interesting selection including what I think is Icelandic yarn that's quite unspun - like thin roving almost.

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by Anonymous on Saturday, Jun 28 2008 at 09:37AM PDT

my name is menita, i think the only one in the philippines. what is the origin of this name?

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by Anonymous on Friday, Feb 29 2008 at 06:44AM PST

I was in Helsinki a few times on business trips and I don't speak finnish. I went to Menita a few times and they were always nice and helpful.

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by Anonymous on Tuesday, Jan 29 2008 at 06:42AM PST

You get the 1 euro coupon if you purchase for more than 30 euros worth of yarn. The staff is very nice and helpful, and it's a nice place to get your yarn fix.

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by arabella on Sunday, Oct 14 2007 at 12:31AM PDT

If the staff really likes you they'll give you a coupon for 1 EUR off your next purchase from them.

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by Anonymous on Tuesday, Sep 18 2007 at 11:14AM PDT

Annoying that they have no website, but this is a good old-fashioned shop stuffed floor-to-ceiling with lots of yarn. Staff are knowledgeable and helpful.

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