2014 GSSB Festival Vendors

Vendors and Demonstrators as of August 29, 2014 

2014 Barn 1 Layout          2014 Barn 3 Layout              2014 Barn 4 Layout


Vendor Name State Products Barn Barn Location
A Good Day for a Cupcake NJ Hand dyed yarn and fiber, hand sculpted knitting needles, crochet hooks and stitch markers and  hand sewn project bags 4 SW Wall
A Good Yarn NJ Vintage notions,  buttons, knitting kits, knitted accessories and garments and luxury yarns (silk, cashmere.) 4 NW Center
AcornEmbryo NJ
Farm animal veterinarians - repro & flock/herd health services for sheep goats and camelids.
1 SW Center
All About Ewe NJ Indie dyed yarn and fiber, spinning wheels, bags, spindles, locally made notions and tools. 1 SW Center
Alma Park Alpacas NJ Alpaca yarn, roving & top, hand painted roving, top & yarn, raw alpaca fleece, alpaca knitted handcrafts. 4 SW Wall
Appletree Knits NJ Hand-dyed yarns in semi-solid, variegated, and gradient colorways, in a wide variety of yarn weights, along with original Apple Tree Knits knitting patterns. 3 NW Center
Artisanal Yarns by Bob PA Custom yarn creation machines. 4 NE Center
Bay Haven Short Tails NY Handspun angora/finn sheep yarns, roving, knitted items, woven rugs. All animals owned and raised by vendor. 1 SE Wall
Beads Biz CT Unusual Czech glass beads, great for knitting, crocheting and kumihimio.  Kits, patterns and supplies for knitting, crocheting and  kumihimo with beads.  4 NW Wall
Berry Meadow Farm NJ Alpaca yarn. 3 SE Wall
Bitsy Knits
PA Handpainted yarns and spinning fibers, original knitting designs, knitters jewelry, knitting accessories, Spinolution spinning wheels. 4 NE Wall
Bittersweet Woolery NY
Hand dyed yarn and fiber. 4 SW Wall
Black Diamond Alpacas PA Alpaca and mohair in yarn, and rovings, skeins for hand-dyers, and alpaca socks. 4 SW Center
Black Walnut Farm NJ Nautrally dyed wool yarn, roving and jewelry. 3
NW Wall
Blind Buck Farm NY Leicester Longwool, Mohair, Merino, Camel yarns and blends. Roving and batting. Hand-dyed using Greener Shades metal-free dye. 3
Outside
Breezy Meadows Farm PA BFL roving, dyes, Louet spinning wheels, BFL yarn, wool crafts, needle felting supplies. 3 SW Center
Callowhill Farm Alpacas PA Alpaca yarn and rovings, alpaca socks, sweaters, hat, gloves, and scarves. 4 SW Center
Ch'Naca Fiberworks CT Hand dyed fiber and hand spun and/or other yarn; hand woven products. 4 SW Center
Cherry Wood Farms NJ Felted purses & slippers - knitted lacey scarves. Recycled woolen hats & mittens. Soaps. 4 SE Center
Cloudberry Sheep & Wool NJ Wool items, roving, batts, felt, kits, yarn. 4 SE Center
Compass Farm NJ Wool. 3 SE Center
Cozy Rabbit Farm NJ Natural, dyed & handpainted Angora yarn & roving, handspun Angora yarns with silk, merino, tencel, beads, ribbons, handmade Angora hats, scarves, mitts, neck & ear warmers. 3 NW Wall
Cutco Cutlery NJ #1 rated brand of kitchen cutlery in the world. Products will be on display and customers can try them out. Orders will be shipped directly to the clients home. 3 Outside
Critter Pattern Works PA Patterns with realistic animal themes, some done in wool and roving and needle felted. Accessories to the patterns: wool fabric, felting tools and hand dyed roving. 1 NE Center
Dancing Waters Farm NJ Completely USA grown and processed farm fresh fiber products - mostly mohair! Fiber from my goats and sheep plus wool from other small USA farms. Most of my animals are rescues or geriatrics supported by your purchases. Natural and hand dyed roving, USA mill spun yarns, hand spun yarns and washed fleeces, plus other farm products including peacock feathers, catnip and pot woollies. 1 SW Wall at Fleece Show/Sale Checkin
Evergreen Farm MA Angora rabbits, fiber, felting, handcrafted homespun textiles. 3 SW Wall
Forest Acres Farm NJ Hand made soaps and lotions, soy candles, fiber, hand dyed and hand painted yarn, spinning wheels and accessories. 4 SW Wall
Foster Sheep Farm NY Romney-Wensleydale cross wool and fiber, some hand dyed, knitting novelties, Miss Babs, Fat Cat Knits, Cascade, Berroco and Tahki yarns, Kromski wheels and tools, magazines, Farm original patterns PLUS Saratoga Suds 'n' Stuff farmstyle soaps including bars, shapes and novelties incorporating mineral water from Saratoga, goat's milk, sheeps milk and olive oil combined in the Farm's own recipes. 4 SW Center
Foxcross Farm NJ Otto Strauch spinning equipment, Baynes spinning wheels, Cushing dyes, Revenge moth traps and fly strips, Ashland Bay fibers, wonderfully fragrant Paine Balsam pillows and oils as well as our own peacock feather jewelry, Romney roving, wild batts and our special "Llamney" roving. 3 SE Wall
Glendmere Farm NJ Roving, jewelry, crafts, fleeces. 3 NW Wall
Gordon, Bruce NJ Woodturning: bowls and spindles for fibercrafts. TBD TBD
HandKnits VT Yarns by Moose Manor Handpaints, Wonderland Yarns, Frabjous Fibers felt bags, HandKnits kits. 4 NW Center
Handweavers of Bucks County (HWBC) PA Display only of weaving, spinning and knitting Fiber Arts.  Members will be demonstrating spinning and weaving. 4 SE Wall
Hearthwise Ltd/ Spin a Tale PA One of a kind hand crafted noster pinnes Brittany needles & hooks. Interweave Press & other books. Jewelry & other incidentals. 1 SE Wall
Hidden Pastures Alpaca Fiber Shop & Raw to Riches Angora NJ Alpaca fiber, roving, angora fiber, mohair and more! Supplies and equipment from Schacht, Ashford, Strauch, Ashland Bay, Clover and Interweave. 3 SE Wall
Honeycomb International NJ Colorful African Fair Trade baskets. 4 Outside
Hum-Dinger Alpacas NJ Handmade alpaca apparel (baby booties, hats, sweaters, gloves, stuffed toys), and commercially made merchandise for adults (socks, hats, gloves, blankets, sweaters). 4 NW Center
Hunterdon County Rug Artisans Guild NJ Rug hooking demonstrations. 4 SE Center
Jacob Sheep Breeders Assocation (JSBA) NJ Jacob Sheep logo items - T-Shirts, Sweatshirts, Polo Shirts, Caps, Aprons and Tote Bags, also fiber and fiber products from JSBA members. 1 Center at GSSB Info. Booth
Jersey West NJ Hand dyed yarn, roving, locks, art batts, raw wool, accessories, quilts, Christmas ornaments, photographs. 3 Outside
Lanart NC Needle felted on alpaca animal sculptures. Alpaca items for women, men, children. Socks, bears, sock monkeys. 1 NE Center
Ledoux Trading, LLC NJ Vintage Buttons. 4 SW Center
Light Brown Hare NJ Hand dyed yarn and fiber, stitch markers.  3 NE Center
Little Lost Creek Alpaca Farm PA Rugs, hats, scarves, bracelets, necklaces, socks, trivets, belts, artwork. 4 NE Center
Luna Stitch NJ Tapestry knitting bags, project totes and needlecases. 4 SE Center
Lynchings PA Modern neckwear: woven scarves and beaded necklaces. 4 SE Wall
Macknik, Lois NJ Handwoven items and needle felting. 3 NE Wall
Marianated Yarns NJ Hand Dyed Yarn 4 NE Center
Mermaid and Crow NJ All items handcrafted in our old-world style workshop from 100% local, sustainable sources. Hand-spun hand-dyed yarn in luxe fibers, euphorically scented mason jar beeswax candles, tempting small batch fragrance oils, Dream Ambassadors (tiny sheep to help you sleep!), lofty unique nuno felted scarves, airy hand painted silk chiffon scarves and more. 4 SE Wall
Miners Hillside Farm NJ Natural and hand-dyed rovings, milled yarns/ pot dyed, homespun yarns and hand knit accessories. 4 SE Wall
Mother Frogging Yarns NY Hand dyed yarns (sock, lace and worsted), needle felted items, nuno felted scarves/shawls, reclaimed wool, items made from reclaimed wool. 3 NW Center
Mountain Pride Farm PA Home grown, home made fiber products from angora goats, and llamas. 4 SE Center
Nadelson, Susan NJ Handspun yarn and sweaters, hats, scarves all from handspun yarns, space-dyed roving. 3 NE Wall
Nahyat Designs NJ Cashmere yarn from Nepal, knitting kits, knitwear. 4 NW Center
Needlewize PA Wool felting, hats, hand bags, crochet, some jewelery & paper mache. 3 SW Wall
NJ Dept. of Agriculture NJ Informational materials on NJ agricultual topics. 2 Across from Show Ring
North Country Spinners NJ Spinning classes and demos, skein competition, Spin Off 11AM Saturday. 3 NE/SE
 Center
Oak Hill Alpaca NJ Alpaca yarns, hand drop spinners, alpaca products, socks, hats scarves, stuffed pets.  4 NW Wall
Pleasant Valley Textiles PA Wool felt fabric, accessories, pillows. 4 NE Wall
Queen Bee Fibers NJ Handspun yarn, hand knitted goods, handmade silk and lanolin soap, wool wash, spinning fiber. 4 SE Wall
Red Rope Farm PA Wool, yarn, felted crafts and ornaments, hand made soap, lambskins. 4 NE Center
Reflections at Roclans PA Hand dyed and natural yarns and roving, combed top.  W. Cushing & Co. dyes, artisan orifice Hooks. 4 NE Wall
Renee NH PA Knitted alpaca wraps, gloves, hats, tunic tops, sweaters, coats, infinity scarves and more. 3 SW Wall
Renewal by Andersen NJ Window replacements. 4 Outside
Rocky Top Farm PA Handspun yarn, fleece, roving from farm raised sheep. 4 SE Center
Sacred Rose Herbal Tea NJ Herbal teas and tea leaf readings. 1 SE Center
School Products Yarn Shop NY Yarn, hand dyed yarn, patterns, knitting kits. 1 SE Center
Scotts Mountain Crafts NJ Yarn swifts nostepinnes, whorls and jewelry. 4 NW Center
Shirsty Cat Designs PA Hand painted yarn and fibers with some hand carded batts, handspun yarn, and handmade soap. 3 Outside
Simpatico Fiber Collective NJ Fiber batts and yarn; knit, felted and woven items. 4 SW Center
Spin-Yarn-a-Thon PA Spinning for a cause!  This will be a spinning marathon  to raise funds to further awareness and research concerning Ovarian Cancer.

In addition to donations, other ways to participate will include: purchasing handspun yarn, patterns, and an opportunity to knit or crochet with yarn that will be available (knitting needles and crochet hooks will be available to use as well) to create lap quilts, scarves (people can knit/crochet as much or little as they like for some of these projects) that will then be donated to people that are being treated for cancer. 
1 SW Center  Saturday Only
Spindle Cat Studio NJ Artisan crafted stitch markers, handmade shawl pins, copper jewelry items and orifice hooks, hand dyed yarn and fiber, hand painted spindles.  Yarn bowls, soap dishes and stoneware from Burnt Mill Pottery. 4 NE Wall
Spinnery, The NJ Spinning - weaving - dying - needle felting - knitting supplies. 4 NW Wall
Stormwind Alpacas NJ Alpaca fleeces, roving, yarn, clothing and toys made from alpaca fiber. 3 SW Wall
Storybrook Farm NJ Handmade soap and body care products. 3 SW Center
String Theory ME Hand dyed yarn on luxurious fiber in range of coordinating solids and a sprinkling of variegation. 1 SE Center
Swayze Inn Farm NJ Jacob and CVM roving, fleeces, yarn, pelts, skulls. 1 Center (at Info Booth)
Sweitzer's Fiber Mill LLC PA Process customer fibers into roving and yarn.  Also hand dye yarns for customers. Outside North of Barn 3
Taylored Fibers MD Hand dyed yarns and fibers; hand spun yarns; dying supplies. 3 NE Center
Twisted Sistah Beads PA Japanese seed beads, kits, fibers, charms and findings with an emphasis on bead crochet and beand knitting. 1 SE Wall
Utopia Bath NY Artisanal skin care products made with fiber related ingredients: goat's milk, lanolin & roving. Owner formulates, blends and packages all bar & liquid soaps, lotions, creams, salves, etc. 1 SE Wall
Verdant Gryphon MD Purveyors of fine hand dyed yarns and other eccentricities. 3 NW Wall
Wandering Wool DC Hand dyed yarn, knitting patterns, stitch markers and notions. 4 NE Center
WildeWood Farms NJ Alpaca fleeces, yarn and wool products. 3 SW Wall
Windy Farm Alpacas NJ Alpaca fleeces, yarn, rugs, handmade products (hats, globes, sweaters, purses, etc.). Alpaca Prducts from Peru.  Live Alpaca display. 3 NW Wall
Winter's Past Farm NJ Wool products from coopworth sheep: roving, yarn dyed wool, needle felting supplies. 3 SE Center
Woods Edge Wools Farm, LLC NJ Tibetan yak fleece, roving, yarn. Alpaca yarns, fleece, roving, dyed fleece and a wide range of alpaca products. Raw local honey 100% beeswax candles and honey infused loofah soaps. 3 NE Wall
Woolbearers NJ Hand dyed yarn, spinning fibers, spinning equipment. 4 SE Wall
Yarn Boutique NJ Yarns from indie dyers: Done Roving, Copper Corgi, and Galloping Jester. Wool from Willow Tree Farm. 4 NE Center




2014 Barn 1 Layout

2014 Barn 3 Layout

2014 Barn 4 Layout

 


Updated: 29-August-2014