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Penelope Craft

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Penelope Craft is a darling yarn shop in the center of Amsterdam. It's located near the Rijksmuseum in the Center of Amsterdam. Stop by if you are in the neighborhood!

Penelope Craft is een schattige wolwinkel in Amsterdam Centrum. Vlakbij Leidseplein, Museumplein, en de Spiegelbuurt. Kom eens kijken!


Tue - Sat:
11:00AM - 06:00PM

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by on

On Google maps it seems like there is a Tatto-place there - is that the house?
Google took these pictures in 2010, it seems, so I was wondering if it will look different, or if I'm looking at the wrong house?


by Kate on Saturday, Mar 01 2014 at 08:14PM PST

I visited the shop a few weeks ago with my friend who lives in Amsterdam.

We were so impressed with the range of yarns and pattern books.

The shop has such a lovely calm atmosphere. The charming young woman who helped us was I think the owner.

I bought a skein of scarlet Malabrigo sock yarn which I had been unable to find in London. My plan is to knit a Hitchiker with it(another one!)

I will visit the shop again for certain on my next visit.

I wish you every success.


by June Hall on Wednesday, Feb 05 2014 at 07:07PM PST

Hi Malia......
Read all the comments about your shop...sure wish I could come visit it....congratulations on owning your own business...you have a lot of your mom's creative talent....for those reading this post, this shop is owned by my niece and she is a great gal. Go give it a visit and see for yourself !!!!


by Liz on Wednesday, Sep 26 2012 at 03:14PM PDT

I tried and tried and couldn't find your store when I was there in August. Boy, how I wished I had found you.


by Maria on Saturday, Sep 01 2012 at 07:31AM PDT

What a great little shop! Very refreshing compared to the rest Amsterdam has to offer. The young woman (for once no cranky old ladies) who runs it is lovely and helpful. I felt at home instantly, sat down with a cup of tea and started knitting. A nice collection of yarn and pattern books. Definitely worth visiting!


by Mariana on Tuesday, Aug 14 2012 at 10:15AM PDT

Cute, cute, cute store! In a great area in Amsterdam, offering a good array of products (including Malabrigo, Skein, and a pretty selection of locally dyed yarn) not just yarn. Super friendly, and helpful staff. Definitely worth a visit, and, if you have the time, sit down and knit a spell.


by AmKnit on Tuesday, May 29 2012 at 01:57PM PDT

Lots of great new yarn you won't find anywhere else in Amsterdam. Always friendly service and a great knit night on most Thursday evenings. (Check the website for the exception. I think it's the second Thursday in the month.) A beautiful store in a great location.


by Patti on Friday, Mar 23 2012 at 01:30PM PDT

I went there yesteday evening, expecting them to be closed, but it was Knit night! what a lovely bunch of people working on the beautiful projects. I told them I was there because I left my knitting in a taxi, and they all instantly felt my pain. i bought new needles, and yarn, and now I'm happy. Lovely shop, run by a lovely young woman, lots of yarn, books and needles. If I'm still around on Thursday, I might go back for Knit night.


by cassel on Thursday, Mar 08 2012 at 02:38PM PST



by Malia Mather on Wednesday, Nov 02 2011 at 10:25AM PDT

Of course, I rate my own shop highly :) But, come down yourself and rate it on your own!

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