Rebellions are built on yarn.
Rebel Purl yarns are hand dyed in small batches in Bloomington, Indiana.
The brick+mortar location includes hand crafted items from several local makers as well as some additional small business and affordable options for fiber crafters.
Local Handmade Crafting
Rebel Purl started as locally hand dyed yarn sold online. Now we have an awesome little shop in BLoomington, Indiana that we try to fill with other small local crafters. Hand painted boxes, one of a kind shawl pins, local area dyed yarns, felted soaps, woven items..... Any local fiber related crafter can reach out about carrying their items or local artists can schedule a trunk show in the shop.
Studio KnitboopStudio Knitboop
Studio Knitboop designs gorgeous knit patterns and creates adorable stitch markers and keepers in Bloomington, IN.
Indigo Guinea FiberIndigo Guinea Fiber
Indigo Guinea is a small batch indie yarn dyer out of Solsberry, IN. She keeps adding more pretties and more bases to the shop.
Obsessive Crafting Disorder
Obsessive Crafting Disorder crates small batch hand sewn project and notions bags in Bloomington, IN.
What Wood Jesse DoWhat Wood Jessie Do
What Wood Jessie Do hand colors and paints (and sometimes adds skulls) to awesome tool and stitch marker boxes from Bloomington, IN.
Give A Good TurnGive A Good Turn
Give A Good Turn supplies our little shop with beautiful hand made wooden items, including one of a kind wooden shawl pins and wood handled crochet hooks from Bloomington, IN. Reach out to them for special orders.
Evie's Craft RoomEvie's Craft Room
Evie's Craft Room hand dyes bright, beautiful small batch yarns from Mitchell, IN.
Fairywood FibersFairywood Fibers
Fairywood Fibers supplies us with felted soaps and hand woven items including hot pads, wall hangings and scarves from Nashville, IN
JC Llamas & AlpacasJC Llamas & Alpacas
JC Llamas & Alpacas is a local Bloomington, IN farm. Come by the shop for yarn then take a farm tour and meet the animals who supplied the fleece.
Rosie Posie Knit CoRosie Posie Knit Co
Rosie Posie is a local Bloomington, IN designer. She lets us carry some of her adorable pattern kits.
Grab the rainbow with one of these sweet, simple project bags while they last. Bags are handmade in Bloomington, IN by Karen White. Some even have pockets!
Lenny MudLenny Mud
Lenny Mud is a small woman owned business out of NJ. They currently supply us with awesome ceramics including sassy yarn bowls and mugs.
Snowmade is a small woman owned business on OR. Our pronoun and vaccinated pins come from them.
Abounding AcresAbounding Acres
Abounding Acres is a small family farm from Bloomfield, IN. They no longer have their fiber animals but we have the last of their alpaca blends in the store.
In order to have a wide selection of tools in our little shop, we carry primarily KnitPicks brand tools, needles and hooks. You will also find other items such as Eucalan wool soap, The Knitting Barber cords, and various other well known and good quality items for fiber crafting.
If you are looking for something specific, reach out to request pricing for a special order.
Many classes are taught by Mary, the owner and Rebel Purl dyer. But we also offer classes from other local area teachers and some travelling teachers. Watch the schedule for the class you want or request a class on something you'd like to try out. We offer a Learn to Knit class once per quarter for just the cost of supplies. And we have scholarship options available.
If you would like to teach a class, reach out anytime.
In order to offer some affordable options and bases not supplied by local dyers, we also carry Cascade Yarns. Current offerings include Nifty cotton, 220 Highland Wool, 220 Superwash, and Cherub Bulky.
Special orders are available on any Cascade yarn. A color carried can be added to our next order for the shop. A color or base not carried (or needed urgently) can be special ordered but will include shipping costs set by our supplier.
We carry a small selection of fiber craft books with patterns and information. All Rebel Purl patterns are available in store as a printout. If you purchase the printout we can send you the digital pattern free as well. Select Ravelry patterns are also available through the store. Ravelry pattern purchased through us can include a pattern print out when requested. If there is a book or pattern you would like to see in the shop, let us know!