O U R   S T O R Y


Knit Wit Yarn Shop is located in the charming artisan area of Sperryville, Virginia.  Sole proprietor, Rebecca Abecassis, has lived in the area since elementary school, growing up in Culpeper County. Rebecca fell in love with Sperryville on many visits to the town with her family on camping trips to the Skyline Drive and has long pictured herself opening a shop amongst the other small businesses in this area.  Now, Rebecca is able to combine her love of knitting and her passion for fair trade crafts as well as her desire to support other local artisans. Rebecca is proud to support local artists, both far and wide. 



A B O U T   O U R   P R O D U C T S

We are proud to offer brand name, fair trade and local items. Products in our shop range from locally spun yarn an hand crafted knitting needles to fair trade kitchen wares and natural fiber clothing. We believe in carrying only well crafted items with personality. 


Our yarns include brand names like Opal, but also include yarns made by local merchants from surrounding counties and fair trade yarns from other countries. 


We also offer hot tea and coffee in our shop daily along with pre-packaged versions to take home with you.  


To offer beautiful, quality fibers from a variety

of suppliers, including local resources.  



We take the time to research all of our resources before offering products in the store, insuring that the products we offer contribute to a fair economic system and the growth of honest companies. The prodcuts sold in Knit Wit Yarn Shop support local artisans, fair trade groups, and other American entrepreneurs.