expanded selection of Yarns & Knitting Accessories this summer...
- we've got your socks, socks and more socks!
Learn the basics from a professional
in her cozy studio.
Cozy socks in three sizes and
many colour combos, some zany, some
traditional, ALL super comfy...
With many years experience behind her, Shirley has a
wonderful touch in creating unique & fashionable clothing such
as sweaters, ponchos, hats & all season-scarves. Looking
for something special for yourself or a friend?
Once you start, knitting can be a casual hobby or a life-long
joy. Ensure you start right with instruction from a
professional; click to learn more about 'Baxter's Beginner
Machine Knitted Socks
Shirley is now specializing in wonderful
machine knitted socks, in several sizes and a variety of colours,
some fairly zany, all comfy-wumfy! See samples on
Knitting News - May
Watch for our ads in the Flyer Alliance each
March - Lots of new
choices just arrived for Spring, additional to our usual wide
selection of wool and accessories...
Welcome to the Studio!
Shirley Baxter Knits is a home-based businesses, a
retailer of the finest quality yarns, needles and accessories.
The studio is a fulfillment of Shirley's ambition to sell fine
knitted products and of her passion for yarns. You'll enjoy
visiting a knitting shop where the pace is unhurried and so much
more welcoming than just another yarn store in a mall. This
quite yarn shop is both well stocked and welcoming...
Her unique designs and knitwear are available for purchase at truly
Needles - The Studio also carries extensive inventory of bamboo
and maple knitting needles - straight, circular, double-pointed &
Suffering from arthritis? Knitting, whether hand or machine
knitting, is a wonderful exercise for problem fingers, good mental
therapy, and relaxation for stress. Have patience - time to
Shirley's Studio - peaceful surroundings & plenty
of parking; click for a map and driving
Our Studio mascot, Sophie
Briggs & Little
Delicate Wash Soap
click for our full lines...
Our motto: No sweater is
complete without dog hair!
- shipping is FREE
Knitting News -
Studio Closed for
inventory Tue Jul 12 to Wed Jul 27.
- June Promotions
'Shirl's Specials' this month:
* Patons Kroy Sock Yarn - just $6.00 per
50g ball (tax included) - great selection of colours!
* Spring Bargain Box - selection of
discontinued yarns - $3.00 per 50g ball while supplies last.
March - SOCKS/SOCKS/SOCKS - Shirley's
been experimenting with a new sock knitting machine, and she
loves the results! So much that she's now launched her own
label - 'Shirl's Sox' - available in Studio and online!
zany socks in three lengths; see them on our
has a real passion for knitting, which began at an early age, when
she learned her craft from her grandmother.
and raised in Nova Scotia, she is today an avid machine and hand
knitter. Her love of knitting and use of a
variety of yarns with different textures, lead her to learn how to sketch her own
unique designs, and create garments from her imagination. Ask her
about creating a custom computer-designed pattern from your own
photo or design!
● ponchos & wraps
● even knee high golf socks!
Got a knitting question you'd like answered?
Just drop Shirley a line by
Facebook and she'll do her best to answer it for you!
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We'd love to see photos of your latest