Welcome Weir Crafts Customers
  • Get started in the art of needle felting

Welcome to our new website!

You will see all of the traditional wool roving, wool felts and Waldorf doll kits we have always offered, along with new products for artists and crafters.

If you have any problems locating an item or navigating our new site, please email us at info@greatlakesfibers.com

It's our pleasure to make your shopping experience easy and fun!

Stay in and make something!

Wee Things Sewing Kits

These kits are all-inclusive, boxed kits that include complete illustrated directions, patterns, and all of the materials necessary to create your very own wee critter. 

Kit are packaged with eco-friendly materials and their contents are entirely natural for the goodness of the earth and your family.These are small sewing projects that you and your child can complete in less than half a day, sometimes in less than an hour.You will need your own scissors  

Alpaca & Wool Yarn - Hand Dyed

2 FREE crochet hat patterns & 1 Celtic headband pattern with purchase!

This yarn will knit or crochet really nicely.  This is a Great Lakes Fibers custom designed and dyed, DK-weight, alpaca & wool yarn.

I sourced the alpaca from my own shorn animals and local farms and the wool was also sourced locally.  It was processed one state away.  We hand-dyed this beautiful yarn here in the GLF textile arts studio.   Made in the USA

80% Alpaca / 20% WoolDK weight2-ply4 oz skein300 yards13 wpi


Discover Greener Shades Dyes

They are heavy metal free, acid dyes perfect for dyeing wool! We use them here in our dye studio and are happy to answer dyeing questions. Email us at info@greatlakesfibers.com with your dyeing questions.

Undyed Fiber and Yarn

Ready-to-dye fiber and yarn. All natural, and easy to dye. Just pair with your favorite acid dye.

Your very own dye journal

Keep track of your dyeing projects so that you can repeat them...or not. This is a tool no dyer lives without.