In the fall of 2009 Iron Horse relocated to 3 Pond Street in beautiful downtown Natick, Massachusetts. We blossomed there as a yarn, fiber and gift shop building our community with knitting, crocheting, hand spinning yarn, and weaving for all.
On July, 22, 2019, a devastating 9-alarm fire destroyed our block of businesses. Nothing was left after 14 hours of burning but charred wood and ashes. While our store is gone, our spirit is bursting with the love and support from our customers, friends, family, neighbors, and town. We're looking for a new location and hope to make an announcement soon.
Classes have resumed in our modern room in our beautiful historical 1890’s barn in Sherborn, MA. Just two miles from our location in Natick. We have come back to our humble beginning where it all started 20 years ago. There is free parking, great lighting, good company and limited yarn and supplies for your projects,
Look below on this home page to see our classes. Click on classes or private lessons to see our availability.
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While the slow process of permits and construction of our new 1200 ft building on our farm property is ongoing, the the small original shop is helping with instruction and some supplies. Please remember this is a one woman show.
Summer Business hours:
Slowly and surely, business life is starting! You must make an appointment to shop. It is one on one due to our very small footprint.
Look below for shopping times and sign up. If you don't see a time that works for you, just email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
You must call or email that you would like to shop. The appointments are for 40 mins with masks being worn and hand sanitizer being used when you enter.
Monday: casually for the summer 1-6 pm
Friday: casually for the summer 10-2
Saturday: by appointment only
Private lessons and private 1:1 shopping by appointment only still available. Please look at the bottom of the page for times. NOTE: click " see all" to see all that is posted.
Group class sessions are with a maximum of 4.
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Tuesday afternoon 1-5 shopping with no appointment.
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Thursday afternoon 1-5 shopping with no appointment
Only two allowed in the store at a time. Have a project in mind. There will be no help offered on your project beyond selecting yarn, needles and accessories. You will need sign up for a private lesson or a small class.
You must knock first before entering with a mask . Using hand sanitizer is mandatory.
As of May 19, 2020, there will be private 1:1 lessons with Debbie for those who need help with knitting or crocheting. The dates and times will be listed here a week in advance. You must sign up and pay online.
The time has been set aside for just you There are no refunds for missed lessons.Realize the fee also includes credit card fees as well as to help defray the cost of disinfecting supplies between each person.. Plan to wear your mask during these sessions. You will be asked to use hand sanitizer when you enter. Gloves are not needed at this time.
PRIVATE SHOPPING TIME
As many of you know our temporary place of business is small so to insure safety for all, times have been set up as of June 8 for shopping time. This is free and it is a 40 minute slot. Masks must be worn at all times.
SMALL GROUP LESSONS
Only a max of 4 will be able to gather. This is for your safety. If weather allows, they will be held in the flower garden, if not in the shop location, social distancing and masks on. Class time is 90 minutes. Small group, more instruction!
Firewalls and cached sites might prevent you from signing up online. If there is no green circle around the date on the calendar, it might be full or the sign up allowance has lapsed.
Please do not hesitate to contact us via email at email@example.com or by calling us at 508-734-3434. We will be happy assist you.
The new location of Iron Horse for classes and an occasional pop up open hours as well as Stitch Chat, time to sit, knit and visit with friends is
Iron Horse Farm, 29 Coolidge Street, Sherborn, MA 01770,
our phone number is 508-734-3434.
Please leave a a voicemail or leave a message on our Contact page.
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