Shopping >Stitches East
“have been here a few times, as this is the most convenient location to my work.”
“Stitches East has a great selection of beautiful and different yarns.”
“It's unfortunate because it was a great store with helpful staff, centrally located.”
“I've only been there once and the staff seemed nice.”
“Luxurious material, almost no knots, great prices, patterns not so good there.”
Unbelievably Rude!!. All of the other negative reviews are right on the money. The salespeople are terrible, especially the manager who basically kicked me out of the store yesterday at 5:53 (they close at 6:00) because she "had things to do". I was shocked. I mean, what kind of business kicks out a paying customer, even if that customer shows up close to closing time. I will never shop here again.
Bitches East. The salespeople are rude and ignore their customers, and everything costs a fortune! Each time I go, I try to put these bad experiences past me, but it all comes flooding back immediately. This is why I have never bought anything there. No wonder they have such a terrible nickname...
Try Rita's Needlepoint on 79th!. The listing claims that they have a full range of needlepoints. However, they are clearly a knitting store and they have very little in the way of needlepoint. What they do have is really pretty unattractive. And the staff is strangely unfriendly. I travelled a little further the next day and got what I needed at Rita's on East 79th off of Lexington. The selection was vast, the people were lovely and the prices were better too!
Unfriendly & Unhelpful. The store does not have much of a selection, and the salespeople are unhelpfuland seem annoyed when I call with a question. Even a simple inquiry as to yarn availability leaves me feeling like I've just been an huge annoyance. No thanks! This is the closest knitshop to my home, but I prefer to travel the extra blocks to the Yarn Company located at 82nd & Broadway, where they are friendly, have an awesome selection and love to help people knit.
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