We are opening a second Shop!!!

Opening Mid September Thistle Be Perfect Too!!

You asked for it and we delivered.  Thistle Be Perfect Too will be your local go to shop for all things wool and threads and textiles.  We will primarily carry yarns for knitting and crocheting, hand dyed embroidery floss for stitching, wools for applique and penny rugs, paints, roving for wool felting and of course an array of goodies from the Artisan Boutique.


Opening Hours

Unique gifts for all.  Handmade by local artisans.  It is hard to find a perfect gift but it will not be hard at Thistle.  And if you want to try your hand at crafting we carry a variety of items like hand dyed yarn for knitting or crocheting, hand dyed floss for embroidery or stitching, patterns, Country Chic Chalk paint, and so much more.  Come and see us and be inspired by our amazing artisans.  

Wed - Sat: 10am - 4pm

Sun - Tue: Closed


Thistle Be Perfect

Artisan Boutique

Welcome to Thistle Be Perfect Artisan Boutique.  We are a boutique filled with local artisans who make a variety of handcrafted items.  We have jewelry, spa items, candles, pottery, handmade lamps, handmade chairs and stools, woodworking, handmade pet items and accessories, loom woven blankets scarves and novelties, handcrafted cards, handcrafted birdseed wreaths, home decor, fine art, artisan foods, and so much more.  We strive to bring our community unique gifts that you will love and to ensure that we stay true to our mission of being a shop full of handmade goods.  We hope that we can showcase the traditional art of crafting such as knitting and crochet, woodworking, pottery, painting, weaving, and many other forms of traditional crafting.  We hope to keep the love of the old ways alive and inspire our customers to try their skills by providing handcrafted supplies such as indy dyed yarn for knitting and crocheting and hand dyed floss for embroidery, as well as many other supplies.  Come visit the shop to see what we have to offer.


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Thistle Be Perfect Artisan Boutique Features

Unique gifts for all.  Handcrafted by Local Artisans.


Summer Fun

Classics for the Summer

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Home Decor

Handmade items to fit your needs and to add to your decor

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Artisan Food

A Little Bit if Everything

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Fun for Kids

Give the Gift of fantastic for your littles

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Artisan Craft Supplies

Indie Dyed wool, hand dyed floss, patterns, and wool.  Come in and get crafting.  We will be opening Thistle Be Perfect Too soon which will be a shop filled with these supplies and more!!!  What will You create?


Come see our Artisans at work

Often our Artisans show how they create during special events.  They love to share their craft with you.  Many of our artisans work in the shop and would love to chat about all they do.  Make sure you ask when you are in and learn the amazing skills that they have to offer.


Upcoming Events

  • Annual Fall Artisan Fair
    Sat, Oct 16
    Oct 16, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Schenectady, 19 Glenridge Rd, Schenectady, NY 12302, USA

Contact Us

19 Glenridge Rd Suit A, Schenectady, NY 12302, USA

+1 (518) 888-7970

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