The Sow's Ear

The Sow’s Ear

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The Midwest’s first café and yarn shop.

Whether you’re an avid knitter, a hungry traveler or an espresso aficionado you will find plenty to pique your interest at the Sow’s Ear. You will also find warm friends and friendly expertise to get you started on your next (or first!) project, and help you when you get stuck!

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We are proud to offer quality products online. You will find many fine fibers, fiber supplies including weaving and spinning and our locally roasted coffee offerings and artisan chocolates.


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There’s so much happening at The Sow’s Ear. Click here to see our new online class offerings and free knitting events coming up.

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