Hobby stores often have very devoted followings. The clientele builds trusted relationships with the salespeople, sharing common interests. If they don’t have what you are looking for, they will usually go out of their way to get it. Here are the best in Queens.

2021: Queens Voted Cook’s Arts & Crafts Shoppe Best Hobby Store!

Cook’s Arts & Crafts Shoppe
80-09 Myrtle Ave, Glendale
(718) 366-6085 – cookscrafts.com

There is no better time to use arts and crafts to de-stress than now. If you’re not sure where to start, look no further than Cook’s Arts & Crafts Shoppe in Glendale. First opened in 1970, the family-owned-and-operated shop has become a staple in the community. It has helped several generations of crafters create something beautiful or even complete that important school project just in time. The shop is equipped with numerous supplies for all of your creating needs — from acrylic paint, brushes and coloring books to all types of yarn and knitting supplies. It even offers classes that teach how to knit and crochet for beginners to the most advanced, how to make jewelry or learn needlepoint, and use food dye like a pro. It won’t take you long to appreciate this stellar small business.

2020: Queens Voted Cook’s Arts & Crafts Shoppe Best Hobby Store!

Cook’s Arts & Crafts Shoppe
80-09 Myrtle Ave, Glendale
(718) 366-6085 – www.cookscrafts.com

Have fun while practicing your craft and meeting other crafters at Cook’s Arts and Crafts Shoppe in Glendale. The family-owned and operated shop offers different classes such as jewelry making, sewing, knitting, crocheting and food decoration. Classes for all ages and skill levels are available. Come in and find out why Cook’s is still going strong for over 45 years and the top hobby store voted by locals in Queens.

2019: Queens Voted Cook’s Arts & Crafts Shoppe Best Hobby Store!

Cook’s Arts & Crafts Shoppe

80-09 Myrtle Avenue, Glendale
718-366-6085 – www.cookscrafts.com

Have fun while practicing your craft and meeting other crafters at Cook’s Arts and Crafts Shoppe in Glendale. The family owned and operated shop offers different classes such as jewelry making, sewing, knitting and crocheting, and food decoration. Classes for all ages and skill levels are available.