At Gaspereau Valley Fibres, we try very hard to offer a wide range of local products for cutsomers to choose from. Here in the valley and the maritimes, we have such a wealth of resources to choose from when it comes to locally made items. Be it knitted goods, soap, blankets or jewelry, we have something for everyone!
Yarn

Briggs and Little, New Bruswick

Fleece Artist, (hand dyed) Nova Scotia

Hand Maiden Fine Yarns, (hand dyed) Nova Scotia

Island Sweet Fiber Arts, Newfoundland

Kitchen Sink Lopi, New Brunswick

Local Handspun Skeins, Maritimes

Noah’s Place Farm, Nova Scotia

Knitted Goods

Hand Knit Thrum Mittens
Knit with 100% Maritime wool and thrummed with cozy sheep’s fleece.

Knit with handyed Blueface Leicester wool and thrummed with hand-dyed blueface roving.

Hand Knit Thrum Slippers
Knit with 100% Maritime wool and thrummed with 100% merino rovings.  Sizes small, medium and large.

Hand Knit Baby Booties
Sheep skin soles makes these booties the perfect thing for little toes. Knit in Nova Scotia.

Hand Knit Socks
Made with 100% Maritime Wool. Please call or email for current quantities and sizes.

Finger Puppets
Hand knit in Nova Scotia, these puppets are great for young kids, or those who are young at heart!

Cat Toys
Hand knit in Nova Scotia catnip filled cat toys. Kitty Purl can’t get enough of these and yours is sure to love them as well.

Gifts

Sheep Milk Soap
Locally handmade sheep milk soap in Lavender, Rosemary Mint essential oils and Honey Oatmeal. Thanks to Margaret Zillig for the creamy sheep’s milk soap from her hard-working ewes.

Conscious Wave Soap
Locally handmade soap in many beautiful scents.

Cat & Sheep Mugs
Hand crafted in Nova Scotia by Bread and Butter Pottery. Available with cats or sheep.

Angela Melason Art Cards
Created by local artist Angela Melanson, these art cards are perfect for any occasion.

Photography by Ernest Cadegan
Cards and framed prints of our sheep by local photographer Ernest Cadegan. Please call for prices and inventory of prints.

Perl Grey Accessories
Pewter accessories made in Dartmouth, NS. The perfect accent for a knitted piece, or creative jewelry wrapped with yarn from The Fleece Artist or Handmaiden. Please call or email the shop for inventory and prices.

Needle Felting Kits
A great kit including everything one needs to start needle felting. Made here in Nova Scotia, these kits can be used by ages 10 and up.

Felted Scaves by FibrEnsemble
This duo from PEI create the most spectacular pieces. Their scarves are pieces of art that enhance any outfit. Wool, silk and bamboo are among the fibres used. All pieces are one of a kind.

Needle Felted Tea Cozies
Hand made tea cozies made by Rosemarie McKay of Waverly, NS. Each cozy is double sided.

Lucy Neatby DVD
Titles include kitting gems, sock techniques, knitting for beginners and more. Play, pause, rewind – these dvds are ideal for any knitter.

Spinner’s Balm
Created for us by Linda Fuller, this balm is perfect for anyone working with yarn or fibre. Just a tiny bit on hands, elbows or heels will sooth dry skin. Gentle enough for the most sensitive of skins as well.

FelTastic Wine Coasters
These 100% wool coasters are made right here in NS. They fit over the bottoms of your wine glass to act as a coaster and a glass marker so you never forget which is yours. Stain resistant and easy to wash, these are just the thing for entertaining guests.

Cotton and Hemp Bags
These bags are ideal for carrying around those large projects. Handwoven with natural fibres and naturally dyed, these fair trade bags come from artisan groups in Thailand and Laos.

Hand Woven Blankets
These blankets have been hand woven here in Nova Scotia and are just asking to be curled up with on some chilly evening. Available in both wool and cotton blends. Please call the shop to inquire about colours and prices as they vary.