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7 Star Starred
Herald Square - North End
Across from Macy's on 35th St 151 W 34th St New York, NY 10001
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 10 members
Review from Goldstar Member
16 events 6 reviews

Susie did a terrific job of showing us yarn and trimming resources in Manhattan, both in midtown and downtown (Soho). She did not hurry us and in fact spent more than the two hours designated for the tour. She's fun and knowledgeable and it was...continued

reviewed Jun 11 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from d4obrien
9 events 5 reviews

Suzie was great. She gave us choices from the beginning so the tour was custom for the group. And we got some nice history tidbits along the way.

reviewed May 14 2015 report as inappropriate
Review from Geoffdi
8 events 4 reviews

Really enjoyed Susan's Knitting Crawl. Met other avid knitters & found some great Knitting Shops. Susan was very knowledgeable & I would definitely recommend this tour.

reviewed Jul 10 2013 report as inappropriate
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Description

You’ll need to bring your own Metrocard, as you’ll be using the subway throughout the tour.

As you shop ’til you drop for the lush handpainted luxury yarns as well as the basics, you will visit:

  • a knitting shop in the heart of the financial district that won’t break the bank
  • a knitting cafe
  • a shop that is like an impressionist painting
  • a fabulous bead shop
  • the quintessential NYC trimming shop
  • a homey craft shop
  • a zenlike studio
  • shops that are off the beaten path

Discounts are offered at several of the shops you visit! A map of the locations is provided to all participants. A snack is included. Recommended for visitors who want to experience New York from a different perspective.

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