2023 Puget Sound LYS Tour May 17th-21st

The Puget Sound LYS Tour is here!

Wednesday May 17th - Sunday May 21st, 2023 

LYS Tour 2023 graphic with mountains, trees, and sheep, and a yarn ball background

Check out the beautiful design by Amelia Hillier, winner of the LYS Tour digital art contest! You'll see this incredible image throughout the 2023 Tour

During the Tour, visit our 20 local yarn shops. Receive free knit and crochet patterns at each shop and yarn discounts. Enter daily drawings for prizes and get your passport stamped to enter into our grand prize drawings for valuable gift certificates! 

Special LYS Tour Hours

10am - 8pm Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday; and

10am - 6pm Saturday & Sunday

LYS Tour Swag

Get your 2023 LYS Tour goodies! Order yours before they sell out! You can order online now and select shipping or in-store pick up (and yes, you can wait to pick it up when you come during the Tour!).

LYS Tour 2023 Tote Bag

LYS Tour Water Bottles

Pre-order a cake to pick up during the LYS Tour!

Make your tour extra sweet - pre-order a personal-sized cake from local bakers Lovely & Dapper Desserts! Pre-order through Wednesday 5/17 and pick up on Friday 5/19 or Saturday 5/20.


A woman with a large two color shawl - The All In Shawl

All participating shops will be offering their LYS Tour patterns free to anyone who visits in-person during the tour. Seattle Yarn's patterns can be seen HERE!

Plus, the yarn featured in the patterns - Indigodragonfly Cariboubaa - is is 10% off! We are excited to be offering an LYS Tour exclusive colorway once again this year. 

To see our past sneak peeks of our yarn and patterns, as well as a bit more about our designers, check out our social media (Instagram or Facebook), or our most recent newsletter!


We'll have THREE drawings every day of the LYS Tour! Each day we'll be giving away two gift certificates, and one daily drawing bag. The daily drawing bags are full of fantastic goodies - yarn, notions, patterns, and more!

And when you get your passport stamped at at least 12 shops, and you will be eligible to win one of five $100 gift certificates. Visit all 20 shops, and you'll be eligible to win one of three $500 gift certificates! 


Seattle Sky Dyeworks - Trunk Show May 17th-21st - Meet the Dyer Wednesday, May 17th

We are excited to have Seattle Sky Dyeworks for a trunk show for the entire LYS Tour! And come on the first day, Wednesday, May 17th to meet the dyer - they will be with us the entire day!

Creative With Clay - Saturday, May 20th only

Creative with Clay pottery mugs

One day only - Creative With Clay will be in for a pop-up on Saturday, May 20th! Come chat with Charan Sachar, the talented artist who creates gorgeous knit and crochet inspired pottery!

The Violet Valentine - Meet the Dyer - Saturday, May 20th

On Saturday, May 20th, Maryanne Funke, the dyer behind the Violet Valentine, will be in the shop! Come chat and check out her beautiful yarn!

Tour Info

Go to the LYS Tour website for complete information on participating shops, prizes, procedures, and all the other information you might need.