Local UK Wool and Craft Shops

Crochet Unravelled is widely stocked by wool and craft shops in the United Kingdom. Below are some stockists listed by county and region. These local wool and craft shops are often an invaluable source of advice and information on knitting and crochet, so why not give them a visit?

This page was last updated on 22nd February 2019.

To find the retailer nearest to you, please scroll down or choose a region from this list:

Aberdeenshire

The Yarn Studio
68A Market Place
Inverurie
Aberdeenshire
AB51 3XN
Wool for Ewe
83–85 Rosemount Place
Aberdeen
AB52 6QS
www.woolforewe.com

Bedfordshire

My Sewing Basket
2 Queensway Parade
Dunstable
LU5 4DW
www.mysewingbasket.co.uk

Berkshire

The Pincushion
1 St Mark’s Crescent
Maidenhead
Berkshire
SL6 5DA
www.thepincushion.co.uk
The Barn Yarn
The Old Grain Barn
Moss End Village
Maidenhead
Berkshire
RG42 6EJ
thebarnyarn.co.uk

Buckinghamshire

The Nimble Thimble
Meadows House
1D Well Street
Buckingham
Buckinghamshire
MK18 1EW
www.nimble–thimble.co.uk
The Wool Nook
31c High Street
Great Missenden
Buckinghamshire
www.thewoolnook.com

Cambridgeshire

Backstitch
Burwash Manor Barns
New Road
Barton
Cambridgeshire
CB23 7EY
www.backstitch.co.uk
Sew Much to Do
7 High Street Passage
Ely
Cambridgeshire
CB7 4NB
www.sewmuchtodo.co.uk
Curtis Yarns
24a High Street
Ely
Cambridgeshire
CB7 4JU

Ceredigion

Clare Wools
13 Great Darkgate Street
Aberystwyth
Ceredigion
SY23 1DE
www.clarewools.co.uk
Red Apple Yarn
Old Post Office
College Street
Lampeter
Ceredigion
SA48 7DY
www.redappleyarn.co.uk
Rosemary’s Wool Shop
Birmingham House
22 Alban Square
Aberaeron
SA46 0DB
www.rosemaryswoolshop.co.uk

Cheshire

Sew–In of Marple
46 Marple Street
Marple
Cheshire
SK6 7AD
www.myknittingyarnandwool.co.uk

Cleveland

Leven Crafts
7–8 Chaloner Mews
Guisborough
Cleveland
www.levencrafts.co.uk
Ripping Yarns
4 Dundas Street
Saltburn–by–the–sea
Cleveland
www.rippingyarns.co

Co Antrim

Parlour Yarns
38 Scotch Corner
Carrickfergus
Co Antrim

Co Derry

Row by Roe
28 Main Street
Limavady
Londonderry
www.rowbyroe.co.uk

Cornwall

Helen Sanderson at The Woolly Empire
Tindle House
2 Trevanson Street
Wadebridge
Cornwall
www.thewoollyempire.co.uk
Needle & Thread
5 Fore Street
Camelford
Cornwall
Sew & Fabric
1 Biddicks Court
St Austell
Cornwall
PL25 5EW
www.sewandfabric.co.uk

Conwy

Find Me Knitting . . .
Unit A2
Royal Oak Stables
Betws-y-coed
CONWY
www.findmeknitting.co.uk
Knitting Bee & Craft
42 Sea View Road
Colwyn Bay
Conwy
www.knittingbeeandcrafts.co.uk

County Down

Yarn with Joanne
33 South Street
Newtownards
Co Down
BT23 4JT
www.yarnwithjoanne.com

Cumbria

Loopy
51 Market Street
Ulverston
Cumbria
LA12 7LT
www.loopywool.co.uk

Derbyshire

Sew In of Buxton
1 Spring Gardens
Buxton
Derbyshire
SK17 6BJ
www.myknittingyarnandwool.co.uk
Peak District Yarns
www.peakdistrictyarns.co.uk

Devon

Spin a Yarn
26 Fore Street
Bovey Tracey
Devon
TQ13 9AD
www.spinayarndevon.co.uk
The Woolly Beader
Red Lion Yard
Okehampton
Devon
EX20 1AW
www.woollybeader.co.uk
Wool Tree
158 Plymstock Road
Plymouth
Devon
PL9 7LL
Tiverton Bead & Wool Shop
5 William Street
Tiverton
Devon
www.beadandwoolshop.co.uk
Fudge’s Wool and Haberdashery
28 Fore Street
Cullompton
Devon
EX15 1JH
www.fudgeswool.co.uk
Knit and Stitch
56 Fore Street
Torquay
Devon
www.knitstitchcraft.co.uk

Dorset

Bournemouth Yarn Shop
1486 Wimbourne Road
Kinson
Bournemouth
Dorset
www.thewoolshopbournemouth.co.uk
Fudge’s Wool and Haberdashery
17 Durngate Street
Dorchester
Dorset
DT1 1JP
www.fudgeswool.co.uk
The Slipped Stitch
1 Cheap Street
Sherbourne
Dorset
DT9 3PT
www.theslippedstitch.co.uk

Dumbarton

Threads
60 Glasgow Road
Dumbarton
G82 1HQ
www.threadswoolshop.co.uk
Craic’ n’ Yarn
15a Main Street
Drymen
Dumbarton
G63 0BQ
www.craicnyarn.com

Edinburgh

Kathy’s Knits
64a Broughton Street
Edinburgh
EH1 3SA
www.kathysknits.co.uk
McAree Brothers Ltd
19 Howe Street
Edinburgh
EH3 6TE
www.mcadirect.com
Be Inspired Fibres
30 Marchmont Road
Edinburgh
beinspiredfibres.wordpress.com

Essex

The Wool Cabin
97 Carnarvon Road
Clacton–on–sea
Essex
CO15 1BJ
www.woolcabin.co.uk
The Wool Cabin
71 Connaught Avenue
Frinton–on–sea
Essex
www.woolcabin.co.uk
Woolybuly
6 High Street
Brightlingsea
Essex
Craft Arena
Barleylands Craft Village
Billericay
Essex
www.craftarena.co.uk
The Log Cabin
Broadview Farm
104 Billericay Road
Bolney Hill
Billericay
Essex
www.logcabin–brentwood.co.uk
Colorcraft
1 Empson Close
Saffron Walden
Essex
CB10 1HL
www.colorcraftsw.com

Gloucestershire

Creative Needles
Harts Barn
Longhope
Gloucestershire
www.creative–needles.co.uk

Hampshire

Ann Louise Wool Shop
204 Copnor Road
Copnor
Hampshire
PO3 5DA
www.knotjustwool.myshopify.com
Thistle
53 London Road
Cowplain
Hampshire
PO8 8UJ
www.knotjustwool.myshopify.com
Liss Wools
38–40 Station Road
Liss
Hampshire
GU33 7DP
www.lisswools.co.uk

Hertfordshire

Mavis
44 High Street
Bushey
Hertfordshire
WD23 3HL
www.mavis–crafts.com
Needlecraft
142 Cotterells
Hemel Hempstead
Hertfordshire
HP1 1JQ
www.needlecraftstore.co.uk
Wool–n–Things
3–5 Hitchin Street
Baldock
Hertfordshire
SG7 6AL
www.wool–n–things.co.uk
Tim’s Art Supplies
17 Churchgate
Hitchin
Hertfordshire
www.timsartsupplies.co.uk

the Highlands

The Craft Lounge
60 High Street
Grantown on Spey
www.thecraftlounge.co.uk

Kent

Artycat
104 High Street
Rochester
Kent
www.artycat.com
C Wool
17 High Street
Broadstairs
Kent
CT10 1LP
www.cwool.co.uk
Avicraft Wool
15 Chatterton Road
Bromley
Kent
www.avicraftwool.co.uk

Kirkcudbridghtshire

Outback Yarns
130–132 King Street
Castle Douglas
Kirkcudbrightshire
DG7 1LU
www.outbackyarns.com

Lancashire

Little Shop of Hobbies
11–13 Pedder Street
Morecambe
Lancashire
www.littleshopofhobbies.co.uk
Pendle Stitches
10 Moor Lane
Clitheroe
Lancashire
BB7 1BE
www.pendlestitch.co.uk
Etty–Lilly
2 Whin Drive
Camforth
Lancashire
LA5 8DB
www.etty–lilly.co.uk
Westcliffe Knitting
Westcliffe
Blackpool
Lancashire
www.westcliffe–knitting.co.uk
The Knitting Basket (Cobwebs)
29 Market Street
Tottingham
Bury
BL8 4AA
www.cobwebsuk.com
The Wool Boat
www.colinandcarolescreations.co.uk
Inspirations
The Capitol Centre
Preston
Lancashire
www.inspirationscraft.co.uk

Lincolnshire

A Good Yarn
53 Cambridge Street
Cleethorpes
Lincolnshire
DN35 8HD
www.agoodyarn.co.uk
Stitch Witch
6 Union Street
Market Rasen
Lincolnshire
LN8 3AA
Horncastle Hobby House
25 North Street
Horncastle
Lincolnshire
www.horncastlehobbyhouse.co.uk
The Wool Loft
60 Bridge Street
Gainsborough
Lincolnshire
DN21 1LS
www.thewoolloft.co.uk

Greater London

Sewing and Craft Superstore
300 Balham High Road
Upper Tooting
London
SW17 7AA
www.craftysewer.com
Wild & Woolly
116 Lower Clapton Road
Hackney
London
www.wildandwoollyshop.co.uk

Greater Manchester

Kimberley’s Krafts
Pembroke Hall Market
The Ellesmere Centre
Walkden
Fine Yarns
99 Lee Lane
Horwich
Greater Manchester

Merseyside

Dorlins
63 St John’s Road
Waterloo
Liverpool
www.dorlins.co.uk

Monmouthshire

Undy Yarncrafts
10 St Mary’s Arcade
Nelson Street
Chepstow
Monmouthshire
NP16 5EU
www.undyarns.co.uk

Neath

Neath Valley Wools
75 High Street
Cwmgwrach
Glynneath
SA11 5AL
www.nvwools.com

Norfolk

The Fent Shop
41 Broad Street
King’s Lynn
Norfolk
www.thefentshopkingslynn.co.uk
Hab-A-Go
313 Reepham Road
Hellesdon
Norwich
Norfolk

Northants

Ma’s Buttons & Haberdashery
3 Victoria Road
Rushden
Northants
www.masbuttons.co.uk
Get Knitting
78 Kingsley Park Terrace
Northampton
www.yarnshopnorthampton.co.uk

Northumberland

Woolaballoo
25–26 Market Place
Hexham
Northumberland
NE17 7TN
www.woolaballoo.com
Rainbow Yarns
Bridge Street House
Rothbury
Morpeth
Northumberland

Nottingham

Mrs Jennison’s
184 Highbury Road
Bulwell
Nottingham
NG6 9FF
www.mrsjennisons.co.uk
Threads
2c Main Street
Keyworth
Nottingham
www.threadsofkeyworth.co.uk

Oxfordshire

Burford Needlecraft Shop
150 High Street
Burford
Oxfordshire
OX18 4QU
Banbury Sewing Centre
57 Parsons Street
Banbury
Oxfordshire
OX16 5NB
www.banburysewingcentre.co.uk

Outer Hebrides

Hebridean Hobby Centre
97 Cromwell Street
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis
HS1 2DG
www.hebrideanhobbycentre.co.uk

Perth and Kinross

The Peacock and the Tortoise
20 George Street
Perth
Perth and Kinross
PH1 5LA
www.thepeacockandthetortoise.co.uk

Rutland

Wool Zone
10b Northgate
Oakham
Rutland
www.woolzone.co.uk

Shropshire

The Wool Shop
13 Broad Street
Ludlow
Shropshire
www.ludlow–woolshop.co.uk

Somerset

Mandy Wools
5 Mill Street
Wells
Somerset
BA5 2AS
www.mandywools.co.uk

Staffordshire

Knit 2 Together
63 & 97 High Street
Wolstanton
Newcastle Under Lyme
Staffordshire
ST5 OEP

Suffolk

A Wool Shop
82–83 High Street
Lowestoft
Suffolk
NR32 1XN
Jenny Wren’s Yarns
14 St Peter’s Street
Ipswich
Suffolk
www.jennywrensyarns.co.uk

Surrey

Maxime Wools
68 Banstead Road
Carshalton Beeches
Surrey
SM5 3NL
www.maximewools.co.uk
Thread Bear
350 Limpsfield Road
South Croydon
Surrey
CR2 9BX
www.thread–bear.co.uk

Sussex

Sussex Crafts
45 High Street
Cuckfield
West Sussex
RH17 5JU
www.sussexcraftsltd.co.uk
Heathfield Crafts
4 Station Approach
Heathfield
East Sussex
Little Sew and Sew
11b Bexhill Road
St Leonard’s on Sea
East Sussex
www.littlesewandsewsussex.com

Tyne and Wear

Kemp’s Wool Shop
203 Chester Road
Sunderland
Tyne and Wear
www.kempswoolshop.co.uk

Warwickshire

SewArty
5 Warwick House
Station Road
Kenilworth
Warwickshire
CV8 1JF
www.sewarty.co.uk

West Dumbartonshire

Threads
60 Glasgow Road
Dumbarton
G82 1HQ
www.threadswoolshop.co.uk
The Wool Haven
21 Langside Place
Glasgow
G41 3DL
www.thewoolhaven.com

West Midlands

Withit Witch
The Halesowen Knitting Centre
75 High Street
Halesowen
B63 3BQ
www.withitwitch.co.uk
Hilda Haarhoff Knitwear Studio
Unit 4, Earlswood Lakes Craft Centre
Wood Lane
Earlswood
Solihull
B94 5JH
www.hildaknitwear.co.uk
Wool n Knits, Stitch n Sew
151 Bridgnorth Road
Wollaston
West Midlands
GUR Sewing Machines
37 New Summer Street
Birmingham
West Midlands
www.gursewingmachines.com
Remember When
80 High Street
Coleshill
Birmingham
B46 3AH
www.rememberwhenshop.co.uk
Christine’s Wool Shop
37 Sycamore Road
Bournville
BIRMINGHAM
www.cityknits.co.uk

Worcestershire

Severn Stitches
15 Lombard Street
Stourport
Worcestershire
www.severnstitches.co.uk

Yorkshire

Cottontail Crafts
16 Duke Street
Settle
North Yorkshire
BD24 9DN
www.cottontailcrafts.co.uk
Beckside Yarns & Needlecrafts
Beckside Gallery
Church Avenue
Clapham
North Yorkshire
www.becksideyarns.co.uk
Natural Knitter Wool Shop
1 Friarage Street
Northallerton
North YorkshireP
DL6 1DP
Knit and Stitch
92 High Street
Maltby
Rotherham
Yorkshire
S66 7BN
www.knitandstitchonline.com
Knit and Stitch
26 Market Place
Doncaster
Yorkshire
DN1 1NE
www.knitandstitchonline.com
Knit and Stitch
11 Colliergate
York
YO1 8BP
www.knitandstitchonline.com
Three Bags Full
4 The Old Bank
2 Silver Street
Halifax
Yorkshire
HX1 1HS
www.threebagsfulluk.com
Crafts of Thirsk
31 Market Place
Thirsk
North Yorkshire
YO7 1HD
www.craftsofthirsk.co.uk
Unravel
355 Wakefield Road
Denby Dale
Huddersfield
West Yorkshire
HD8 8RP
www.unravelcrafts.co.uk
Yarn, Etc
17 Knaresborough Road
Harrogate
Yorkshire
HG2 7SR
Twist & Purl
1 Bradford Road
CLECKHEATON
www.twistandpurl.co.uk
Knit One Stitch One
24 Finkle Street
Cottingham