44 Alternatives to Shopping at Hobby Lobby Stores
I know: Hobby Lobby has been like Disney World for us crafters and artists.
The first time I walked into a Hobby Lobby, I stumbled upon it on my way to the hotel after a long day of out-of-town meetings. I walked in the door, and a choir sang, lights twinkled, birds chirped… it was a total “I’ve found Heaven!” moment. Once we got a Hobby Lobby in our town, I could spend hours in there just looking, imagining….
Based on recent facts, I cannot in good conscience shop at Hobby Lobby any more. Here’s why:
Our employers should not be able to deny us our civil rights by forcing us to comply with their religious beliefs, whether they be Christian, Islamic, Buddhist, Jewish, or any other religion.
Below are some great alternative craft, yarn, hobby supply, fabric, and other related stores to choose from.
I’ve chosen these alternatives to Hobby Lobby based on what I’ve seen recommended in crochet groups and my own experience. The first sixteen have been recommended by members of Crocheters Anonymous on Facebook, where Joann’s frequently came up as a favorite. Where an affiliate link was available, I included it. ~Pamela
- 50% off single regular price item. Enter code TZDE365 at checkout. Expires 08/31/2014
- 15% off your total purchase with code ZEMQ186
- Pat Catan’s
- Pat Catan’s Craft Centers: Up to 40% Off Sale; no coupon code required.
- Save up to 50% on Yarns Sale.
- Yarn Garage
- Stylecraft Yarns DK (Deramore)
- Deramores: 15% Off Stylecraft Yarns with code SCDEAL.
- Knitting Warehouse
- Free shipping on $35+ with code E89.
- Free Shipping On Orders Over $50
- Mary Maxim
- $5.00 off purchase of $40.00 or more with code FRSTORD
- Premier Yarns
- Get 25% off with code ESWS25
- Get Free Priority Mail Shipping on all Orders over $75
- Knitters Mercantile
- Yarn Factory Outlet
- Leisure Arts
- Get Free Shipping with $35 purchase with code E89
- Up to 40% off during our Up to Forty on the Fourth Sale. Ends 07/07/14 Midnight ET.
- Hancock Fabrics
- $10 Off your purchase of $50+ with code wxftnfy
- Michaels Stores
- Blick Art Materials
- Free Trial for Amazon Prime
- Amazon Baby Registry
- Amazon Wedding Registry
- FREE Two-Day Shipping for College Students
- Ebay Bucks: Get 2% back on qualifying items when shop and pay with PayPal.
- Get up to 92% off clearance products
- Maker Crate
- Interweave Store
- Paradise Fibers
- Blacksheep Wools
- Wool and the Gang
- Yarn Factory Outlet
- Red Heart
- Lion Brand Yarn
- Lion Brand Yarn: Get 50% off with code ilikelion
- VBS Hobby (Germany)
- Bastel- und Hobbykiste – Wolle, Stricknadeln und mehr (Germany)