Here is a little about what we carry in store, and all of it is also available with current stock in our online store, but you won’t get the full affect until you stop by the store and give the yarn a feel!

BC & Canadian Dyers

Baaad Anna’s believes in the talent and creativity of local spinners/dyers and strives to support small businesses in the Lower Mainland. We also value shopping locally and want to support the farmers, spinners and crafters in our own community. If you are an artist or spinner and would like to sell or promote your yarn at Baaad Anna’s, please contact us at  We are currently stocking the following local suppliers:

Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts – 8 Ply Sport-weight Sock, Lascaux Fine

Black CatEveryday Sock

Chester Knits – Soft Sport and Cloud Worsted

Essence of Autumn – Prairie Worsted, Gilded Merino, Pasture Sock

Gingersnap – Fluff Mohair, Lux Worsted

Julie Asselin – Leizu DK

Long Way Homestead

Okanagan Dye Works – Fingering

Poppy Yarn and Fibre – Shetland Fingering

Sarah Elizabeth Fibre Works – Baaad Sarah’s Yarn, Various fibres for spinning, felting & weaving, Fibre arts kits

Shirley Brian Yarns SBY – Skuttle Sock, Mariner Mohair, Timnus Tweed BFL, Sock Sets

Smith & Ewe – Not Just Socks Half Skeins

SpiritSong – 2ply Worsted Cotswold/Merino, 3ply Aran Mule Spinner

Subculture Yarn – SW Merino Sport

SweetGeorgia Yarns – Tough Love Sock

Vegan Yarn – Pleiades Wool Free Sock, Vega, Pakucho Cotton Worsted

West Coast Colour – Home Grown, Various fibres for spinning, felting & weaving

Yarn Enabler – Fun(damental) Self-Striping Sock

Independent Dyers

Earl Grey Fiber Co – Gunpowder Sock, Darjeeling Sock

Hedgehog Fibres – Twist Sock, Kidsilk Lace, Merino Aran

Hue Loco – Backyard Chicken Merino Sock, 50g Sock Yarn minis

Skein Yarn and Fibre – Bliss MCN Sock, Top Drawer Sock, DK, Mohair Silk Lace

Suburban Stitcher – Sock, Kits

Uschitita – Merino Singles, Kidsilk

Wollmeise – DK, Lace, Pure, Twin


Ethical Yarn

Baaad Anna’s focuses on purchasing supplies from companies that have strong ethical sourcing policies and work to further the social and environmental well-being of various communities. This is a learning process, and we appreciate suggestions or feedback from our customers –


BC Garn – Alba GOTS Cotton, Sarah Tweed

Diamond – Galway Chunky, Luxury Collection Baby Alpaca Sport

Cascade Yarns – Ecological Wool, Heritage Solids, Magnum, Cascade 220 Worsted

Malabrigo Yarn – Rasta, Rios

Americo Original – Abrazos, Copito Bulky Merino, Cotton Flamme, Eco Alpaca DK, Fine Tweed

Briggs & Little – Country Roving, Regal, Sport

Estelle – Alpaca, Double Knit, Chunky, Bulky

Sugar Bush – Bold, Bliss, Crisp, Drizzle, Festivity DK

Universal Yarn – Uptown Worsted

Ashford – Spinning Wheels, Drop Spindles, Looms, Drum Carders and other accessories, felting and spinning fibre


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Needles and hooks – Knitters Pride, Lykke, Addi, Clover

We also have many notions for needlecrafts.

Our book and pattern selection is ever-changing. Come on in to check it out!

If you are looking for a specific type of yarn, or a specific colour… give us a call. We can check if we have it in stock!

This list is not exhaustive and is always growing. If you don’t see what you’re looking for, give us a call at 604-255-2577. If we don’t have it, we take requests!