We have been asked more and more for pure wool and British at that so this is what we have found...as always if coming a way for a visit please give us a ring on 07931 356204. 

updated 24.4.17 with WYS Wensleydale Gems

 

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          British Yarns          

Whilst we stock a lot of J.C.Bretts yarns, who are based in Bingley in West Yorkshire we have also been sourcing some yarns from other firms and individual spinners and dyer's.

          We have yarns from two commercial producers,

         Wooly Knit's here who are based in Diggle

            and West Yorkshire Spinners in Keighley, or here

 

WYS Wensleydale gems

 

New addition to our range of yarn spun by West Yorkshire Spinner, Wensleydale Gems

The yarn is 100% Wensleydale Wool in a Double knitting weight and comes in 100grm skeins, (225 meters)

We have taken an initial order of 4 of the 20 shades available to see how they go, what do you think? We can order in the other shades, and will extend the range we carry ready for yarn shop day on the 6th of May.

Cost at 6.4.17 £8.50 per 100 gram skein or £7.65 at Teds mates rates.

Colours and shades here are, from left to right, Blue, "Cobalt" (shade 155) Grey, "Moonstone", (113) Purple, "Amethyst" (776) and Pink "Topaz" shade (537).

Carole has finished the hat from this fleece, and sold it!

Just a quick up date on this yarn, we have sold all our current stocks of the cobalt blue, but will get some more in soon...

 

 

     While we don't carry their complete ranges we are quite happy to order what you require in for you.   

                    We also have a "Lancashire Farm Wools"

                              that is produced by Kate Schofield.

      This yarn is produced from Sheep farmed in the Arnside and Silverdale area of North Lancashire and spun in Cornwall in to a aran weight undyed natural colour.

                          Lancashire Yarn 

 

                       This yarn is great value at £6.00 per 100grm skein. 

 

                            We also have on board a selection of

            Lazy Kate's hand spun and dyed yarn,

with a page here dedicated to her yarn's, though these do change on a regular basis. 


Our Phone no is 07931 356204