123 Hamilton St. W, 

West Salem,WI      


Shop Hours  Thursday 11-4   Friday 11-6Saturday 11-4
Wednesday - By Appointment. Please Call Ahead 608-612-0191
Closed Sun, Mon, Tue
Friday Night Fiber Therapy Every 2nd & 4th Friday, 6-8pEveryone Welcome to this open group for fiber enthusiasts

Berroco Isola - Cotton/Linen

YarnCakes is more than just a yarn shop. 

In addition to providing quality yarn and knitting supplies, YarnCakes offers knitting classes, special events, and plenty of opportunities to relax in the livingroom or on the patio to knit and chat. 

Discover the therapeutic benefits of knitting in a warm and friendly environment at YarnCakes!

Where you can have your cake and knit it too!

Spring Class


Beginning Brioche

Learn 2 color brioche stitch and make a cozy squishy cowl

Nichole Stine is a very patient and kind teacher ready to help you through this (sometimes) intimidating knitting technique

You can do it!

Challenge yourself.

Saturday, March 11, 2023

9:00am - 12:00p


Class fee includes 2 colors of yarn to make a simple cowl.

Bring your own needles 

sizes #5-#7

Class limit 8




Seaming and Finishing

Saturday, April 15, 2023

9:00am - 12:00p


Learn seaming & finishing techniques that will help to make your knitted projects look more professional. 

Homework before Class: Make 3 sets of practice swatches.

(2) 4" X 4" garter stitch swatches

(2) 4" X 4" Stockinette stitch swatches

(2) 4" X 4" Stockinette stitch swatches leaving the live stitches on a holder

Class Limit 8

Double Knitting Basics

Saturday, May 6, 2023

9:00am - 12:00p


Learn to double knit to create reversible/2 sided designs.

 Create a small trivet or coaster.

Bring straight or circular needles #4 to #6

Yarn & patterns included.

Class Limit 8

Private Knitting Lessons

One on One knitting lessons are available for $25 for 3 hours.  Everyone is welcome from complete beginners, to someone needing a refresher, or wanting to learn a new stitch. Lessons are structured to individual needs and skill level

Call or stop in the shop during open business hours to schedule.  608-612-0191

  Project support is also offered for $12 per hour

*Sorry, I do not offer Crocheting lessons at this time

Just a few of the many yarns & accessories  

in stock at YarnCakes

Berroco Ultra Alpaca

Berroco Modern Cotton

Brown Sheep Nature Spun DK

Berroco Ultra WoolNew!

Plymouth Encore

Coming Soon!

Lang Snowflake

Berroco Summer Sesame

Berroco Remix

Fibre Co. Road to China Light

DellaQ Bags & Accessories

Ghana Baskets

ChiaoGoo Interchangeable Sets

Wonderland Yarns

Fiber MaGyver Assigned Pooling Yarns



Rasta, Mecha, Chunky, Rios, Arroyo, Susurro, Dos Tierras, Sock, Mechita, Caprino, Silkpaca

Cocoknits Products

Needle Felting Supplies

Leading Men Fiber Arts

ChiaoGoo & Knitters Pride Dreamz

Urth Yarn Kits

Store Hours 

      Wed:  By Appt Only

Thursday: 11a-4p 

Friday: 11a-6p 

Saturday: 11a-4p

Sunday ,Monday, Tuesday  Closed

Wally and Stella are Waiting for You!

Owner:  Heidi Schroeder