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Over the Rainbow Yarn

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We've fiber evangelists dedicated to supporting your yarny vocation!

We offer unique classes every Saturday and community events year-round. See http://overtherainbowyarn.com/events for an up-to-date list.

Join us for Stitch 'n' Spin circles for knitters and crocheters Monday and Thursday evenings from 6:30-8:30pm, and Wednesday mornings from 10:00am-12:00pm. More info at http://overtherainbowyarn.com/stitch-n-spin-circles/

Not only do we have a brick-and-mortar shop in Rockland, Maine, we also have an online store where we sell all the same great yarns at http://www.shopovertherainbowyarn.com !

Hours

Mon:
10:00AM - 08:30PM
Tue - Wed:
10:00AM - 06:00PM
Thu:
10:00AM - 08:30PM
Fri - Sun:
10:00AM - 06:00PM

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This store is so great it makes me wish I lived in or near Rockland. I live in Massachusetts but drop in whenever I am in the area. Wonderful service. The sales staff encourage me to touch and feel the lovely yarn selections to my heart's content. Would love to be part of the stitch nights. Please support this shop and keep it in business for a very long time.

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by jetgirl1313 on Sunday, Dec 30 2012 at 05:45AM CST

I was(and still am) so excited to finally have a LYS!!!! They have built a fantastic atmosphere with the right people working there! Mim and Kristin have a well thought out, well laid out and well stocked store! They will do custom orders for you if they can get their hands on it. Both custom orders have been available within a week of me asking.

Their staff is friendly and very knowledgeable but they don't badger you. They welcome their patrons to come in and just hang out if they have free time. Although they have posted Knit and Spin times, they welcome people to come in anytime and knit or spin.

I look forward to stopping in and saying hi and I always have a good laugh with the crew at OTR(as we locals call it!)

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by Lauren on Saturday, Dec 29 2012 at 11:29PM CST

I love this store! The yarn selection is varied and excellent. The staff is friendly and welcoming. And they have a very cozy spot to sit and knit or crochet on during scheduled knitting group times or any time at all!

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by Petula on Saturday, Dec 29 2012 at 09:55PM CST

Great selection and super friendly!

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by Elizabeth on Saturday, Dec 29 2012 at 09:03PM CST

I love Over the Rainbow Yarns. Not only do they have a great selection of $ to $$ yarns but the staff is uber friendly and knowledgeable.

The folks here are very community oriented and I love how they bring the fiber community together.

Knit nights are fun and I love that someone with more knowledge is always there to help when I get stuck.

When I'm having a bad day this is where I go to cheer up. :)

I would highly recommend you stop in here if you're in Rockland, and if you're just in the area make it a destination.

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by Carissaknits on Saturday, Dec 29 2012 at 08:17PM CST

OTR is a definite destination LYS. Find an excuse to go there! Mim does an excellent job of creating a crafting community and making everyone welcome.

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by theknittingturtle on Saturday, Dec 29 2012 at 08:00PM CST

Warm homey atmosphere and awesome array of yarns........classes, too!

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