Knitting Next Door is filled with a colorful selection of premium quality yarns to suit a variety of knitting and crocheting projects. Located in Ankeny, IA, our store features a welcoming atmosphere that encourages no-pressure learning in a fun, social setting. Our friendly, knowledgeable staff is always on hand to offer expert product advice, creative inspiration, and ongoing support!


We strive to stay current with the latest industry news, products, and techniques to ensure that you have the fiber arts supplies you need for an enjoyable and successful handcrafting experience. Feel free to share your new ideas and project pictures and we'll add them to our idea books!

Janet Gibson
Wearing her Lattice Lace Poncho
On Shop Hop, in Winterset

Janet Gibson Memorial Fund
Donations are being collected for a park bench to be installed at or near Knitting Next Door to honor the memory of our friend Janet, without whom KND would not be.  Any funds collected in excess of needs for the bench, will be donated to Janet's church, Ankeny First United Methodist.

Please make checks payable to Knitting Next Door and drop off or mail them by August 25, 2018 to:
Knitting Next Door

c/o Memorial Fund
704 SW 3rd Street
Ankeny, IA  50023


At Knitting Next Door, we pride ourselves on the products we offer and the staff commitment to our customers just as if you are part of our family.  Your feedback and input is important to us. Don't hesitate to contact us and provide feedback or suggestions regarding services, products, classes or anything else that will help us be a better resource for you!