Offering Yarns & Knitting Accessories...
Unique hand-knitted sweaters, ponchos, scarves, hats & more
Learn the basics from a professional,
in workshops or one-on-one in her cozy studio...
Shirley is familiar with various models of knitting machines...
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
Not sure how to operate those complicated looking machines?
Shirley owns & uses several models of knitting machines; let her
help you get a handle on this alternative to hand-knitting...
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!
- Now in! -
Cascades 'Pacific' - a lovely yarn for many projects; a good
stock now in the studio in several different colours... 100 gram
skeins in a blend of 40% Superwash Merino and 60% Acrylic.
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
Discounts! - Shipping is FREE on any order
within Nova Scotia, OR of $75.00 and over!
Sorry, Canadian orders ONLY.
Shirley's Studio - peaceful surroundings & plenty
of parking; click for a map and driving
Yarns & Accessories:
Our Studio mascot, Sophie
Delicate Wash Soap
click for our full lines...
Our motto: No sweater is
complete without dog hair!
Bulk Deal! - Shipping is FREE on any order of $75.00 and over!
Canadian orders only.
Methods of Payment
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February 2014 -
King Cole Cone Yarns - for machine knitting now
available - a special 'Anti-Tickle' formulation in a 4ply soft merino
See pricing & colour details on our
- Kits now
available! - 'Shirley's Own' Pattern's - for 'Infinity
Scarves' so easy & so versatile.
A unique classic
open-work pattern, using a butter-soft blend of Alpaca &
Merino wools in a natural, un-dyed shade. Just $20
for wool & pattern - shipping is FREE within Nova
Scotia, $10 shipping for the rest of Canada!
Easy to knit open-work pattern...
has a real passion for knitting, which began at an early age, when
she learned her craft from her grandmother.
Born and raised in Nova Scotia, she is today an
avid machine and hand knitter. Her love of knitting and using a
variety of yarns with different textures, learned 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!