About Us

The Black Sheep is a retail yarn store located in Encinitas, California. We specialize in natural fibers -- wool, silk cotton, alpaca, rayon, and some synthetic blends.

To contact us:

Phone: 760-436-9973

email: info@theblacksheep.biz

In person or by snail mail: 1060 S. Coast Hiway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024 • We are open Monday - Saturday 10:00 - 6:00


Encinitas is about 20 miles north of San Diego, on the coast. We're on the northwest corner at the intersection of South Coast Hiway 101 and "J" Street. Take I-5 to the Encinitas Blvd. exit. Go West. Pass through 3-4 stoplights, and under an Amtrack bridge. Turn Left on South Coast Highway 101. Go through several stoplights. Continue on through one 4-way stop sign. At the next 4-way stop sign (J St.) turn right, and pull into our parking lot!