Carodan Farm Wool Shop
7151 Horseshoe Drive
Chincoteague Island, Virginia
Fiber Art Business : Basketry, Crochet, Dyeing, Felting, Knitting
Accomack County, VA
Provides Instruction: Knitting
Service Provider: Tools and Accessory Sales
Owners: Dan & Caroline Hershey
Hours of Operation: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday: 10am-3pm; Thursday: 10am-8pm; Sunday & Monday: Closed
In May 2010, after 34 years of farming in the foothills of the Skyline Mountains of Virginia, Dan and Caroline Hershey decided to pack up and move to Chincoteague Island.
Carodan Farm Wool Shop features yarns from local farms dyed by Caroline. Silk to straight, fingering to worsted weights. There are patterns, yarns and notions for sale. Classes are taught at the shop and twice a year they host a retreat. A public Knit Knight is held on Thursday evenings each week from 6pm-8pm. Purchases can be made in the shop or online.