• Blue Sky Fibers Yarns
    A selection of all natural fibers, unique blends and textures including luxurious baby alpaca, premium wools, silk, cashmere, and organic cotton.
  • Spud & Chloë Yarns
    Fall in love with our family-friendly machine washable wools, silk and organic cotton fibers that come in an array of playful colors.

Our Story

Creating consciously crafted fibers and patterns is more than just our focus, it’s our passion. Ever since we started with a small herd of alpacas in our backyard, we’ve been committed to making yarn in the best way possible to show off its natural beauty. And while our exclusive offerings have grown beyond alpaca to include wool, organic cotton, silk and cashmere, our desire for getting makers of all stripes excited about natural fibers and knitting hasn’t changed one bit. It all winds back to the yarn, ensuring that every precious, handmade hank is lovingly filled with endless inspiration.

Blue Sky Fibers started as a pet project, of sorts. Shortly after graduating college, owner/founder Linda Niemeyer's curious preoccupation with Alpacas led to her buying one. Soon Linda found herself with a lot of yarn on hand. She took it to a nearby yarn store, which was willing to buy and sell it. And the rest, as they say, is history. Today Blue Sky Fibers is known worldwide for its consciously crafted collection of high-quality natural fibers and patterns. One can only imagine how things might have turned out differently had Linda been obsessed with giraffes instead.

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Neighbor Jillian took this photo of Linda's alpacas hanging out in the backyard. Would you just look at those faces!


Inspired Travels

Our most recent trip took us to Puno, Peru, to meet the source of our Woolstok wool. The textures and colors of this craggy, unspoiled terrain have inspired spinners, dyers, weavers and knitters for hundreds, if not thousands of years. Needless to say, they've inspired us too.

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The Strand: The latest from our blog

Lilydale Footies Knit-A-Long

Machine washable, sized for the family, and offered in a delightful range of hues; these are only a few reasons we think you'll love the Lilydale Footies Knit-A-Long! Going on now through the end of September join us for a fun knit with a wide array of customization options. Knit from the ankle down, this is a great first "sock" project.

August 02, 2019
Explore Our New Organic Printed Cotton (Worsted)

Created in Peru using a blend of an ink press and the artisan hand, our new line of Printed Cotton is ready to wow. The unique dyeing process creates a one-of-a-kind hank, each strand with its own delicate mosaic of color. In many ways, it's a reinvented version of our most popular yarn - Organic Cotton (Worsted).

July 26, 2019