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Fine Fibers Hand Dyed in Exceptional Colors

For Over Thirty Years


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Please call if you have any questions/need help! 207-460-9276


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Please come visit our air-conditioned shop in Portland, Maine, located in a former molasses factory, in historic Old Port shopping district!

Previews of new designs & colors can be found at our Facebook page – link below!

Microfiber Ribbon Winding Video ~ click here!

“The mailman just delivered some of the most beautiful yarn I have ever seen!  I love it!  Thank you so much for all of your products – they truly make knitting even more relaxing and fulfilling than it is with any other yarn!”


You can download brochure (button above right) for easy access to yarn info in one place

~ favorite colorways, skein yardage & wt, fiber content, price, washing instructions & more!

Tess’ Designer Yarns offers exceptional colors of hand dyed yarns in quality fibers at reasonable prices. From vivid variegated splashed yarns to sophisticated subtle neutrals, we have the yarns you need for your next knitting project. With over thirty years experience hand dyeing, you can count on Tess’ for the highest quality.

All yarns are dyed by one person ~ each batch is unique ~ no formulas!! We still offer yarns that are really hand dyed ~ we do not try to produce massive quantities of yarn ~ just the best quality in the most gorgeous colors.

Presently, to order yarn from website, first select color ~ either solid or variegated. after selecting color, then choose yarn from drop down menu. Just like our shop and show displays have always been organized ~ color first!
Separate undyed yarn listings are sold at a 20% discount off regular prices.  A flat rate of $6 for packing is added to all orders except patterns. Shipping is set up  at $2 per item.
Thank you for your suggestions to improve our website. We’re excited to have a site where you can browse & shop whenever you want! Please feel free to call if you have questions or need assistance .
Site navigation tip for new visitors ~ choose color, then fiber & if you need any help, please call 207-460-9276!

If you have not ordered from us previously, please click on link below to see what people say. New pictures & updates can usually be found at our Facebook page first ~ link below.

Thank you for considering our yarns!

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