Purl Soho opened over a dozen years ago with the goal of spreading our passion for exceptional design, natural fibers, and crafting traditions. Our entire team of employees shares a love for all things fiber and needlecraft, an enthusiasm for the history and the future of crafting, and a deep interest in sharing our knowledge and connecting with kindred spirits. If you feel the same way, come work with us!





Do you love crafting and beautiful supplies? Come work behind the scenes at Purl Soho! We are looking for a capable Warehouse Associate to support our company's warehouse operations. You will stock, organize, and ship inventory, perform various warehouse activities, and provide excellent customer service via phone, email, and in-person. This part-time position is at our warehouse in Irvine, California. To apply, please email us your resume, availability, and salary requirements.


  • Pick, process, package, and ship orders accurately

  • Cut fabric yardage to precise measurements using a rotary cutter

  • Inspect products for defects and damages

  • Organize and tidy warehouse space

  • Unload and restock incoming inventory items appropriately

  • Answer customer phone calls and assist with questions regarding orders and inventory

  • Assist in-person customers

  • Assemble crafting kits to company specifications

  • Count inventory

  • Abide by all company safety and hygiene regulations

  • Perform all other assigned duties  


  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Ability to work comfortably in a small, collaborative environment

  • Punctuality, attention to detail, and a focus on quality control

  • Polite and cheerful attitude with customers (and co-workers!)

  • Ability to lift or move up to 30 pounds

  • Must be able to stand or walk for up to 3 hours at a time

  • Familiarity with Apple computers 

  • High school diploma  


  • A passion for crafts, especially knitting, crocheting, and/or sewing

  • Ability to answer customer questions regarding knitting and crochet patterns and other crafting projects



Purl Soho’s New York City retail store is looking to add new sales associates to our team! Are you a needlecraft expert with a love for all the beautiful tools and materials you need to make them? Are you great at communicating with strangers and sharing your knowledge? Can you work independently in a sometimes-hectic environment? Are you positive, friendly and fun to be around? Yes, yes, yes and yes? Then, please email us your resume, a paragraph about why you want to work at Purl Soho, and 3 photos of your work in PDF format. We want to interview you!



We are also always looking for friendly and enthusiastic people who love helping customers and sharing their passion for materials and crafts. Our New York City staff works in our busy Soho store, while our Orange County, California employees maintain our website, warehouse and shipping facility. If you’re in either location and are interested in joining the team, please send your resume and 3 photos of your work in pdf format to We will keep your information on file and will let you know if we have an opening for you!