Events

Real life yarn for squishing and perusing <3

Nov 9

Festiwool Hitchin

The annual Hitchin Festiwool is one of the last wool and yard events of the year. With a diverse range of exhibitors at its heart, workshops, demonstrations and a variety of refreshment concessions, it is very popular with visitors from across the country

10:00am - 5:00pm GMT

The Priory School, Bedford Road, Hitchin, SG5 2UR.

https://festiwool.com/hitchin

Nov 17

Nottingham Yarn Expo

Nottingham Conference Centre, Goldsmith Street Entrance, Nottingham, NG1 4BU

https://www.nottinghamyarnexpo.com

Past events

Oct 12 - Oct 13

Bakewell Wool Gathering

Bakewell Agricultural Centre, Agricultural Way, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1AH

https://www.bakewellwool.co.uk

Sep 21

Yarn Dyeing Workshop

Yarn dyeing workshop with five spaces (I like to keep it cosy) at The Fibreworks in Chipping Norton 🌈 You will try your hand at dyeing up four skeins of your very own sock yarn to take home with you. I’ll bring all the kit and caboodle, you just bring your colour inspiration, it’s all about having a play 🦄 Call the shop on 01608 645970 to reserve your space with a deposit (total price £75)

10:00am - 1:00pm BST

10a Middle Row, Chipping Norton OX7 5NH

http://www.thefibreworks.co.uk/

Sep 7 - Sep 8

Perth Festival of Yarn

Established in 2016, Perth Festival of Yarn is Scotland’s contemporary yarn and fibre festival.

Dewars Centre, Glover St, Perth, Scotland PH2 0TH

https://perthfestivalofyarn.uk

Aug 31 - Sep 1

Southern Wool Show

Newbury Racecourse, Racecourse Rd, Newbury, RG14 7NZ

https://www.southernwoolshow.co.uk/visiting.htm

Aug 17

Yarn Dyeing Workshop

Yarn dyeing workshop with five spaces (I like to keep it cosy) at The Fibreworks in Chipping Norton 🌈 You will try your hand at dyeing up four full size 100g skeins of your very own sock yarn to take home with you. I’ll bring all the kit and caboodle, you just bring your colour inspiration, it’s all about having a play 🦄 Call the shop on 01608 645970 to reserve your space with a deposit (total price £75)

10:00am - 1:00pm BST

10a Middle Row, Chipping Norton OX7 5NH

http://www.thefibreworks.co.uk/

Aug 2 - Aug 4

Woolness Festival

Life Science Centre Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4EP

https://www.woolness.co.uk

Jul 27 - Jul 28

Fibre East

"Fibre East is the most fabulous fibre and yarn extravaganza in the East of England! Exhibitors from all over the United Kingdom will be coming together to demonstrate and sell their wares. If you are interested in fibre crafts this is the place for you! Weaving, Spinning, Crochet, Knitting, Felting – if you can do it with fibre you will find something to interest you at Fibre East."

Redborne Upper School & Community College, Flitwick Road, Ampthill, Bedford, MK45 2NU

https://fibre-east.co.uk

Jul 13 - Jul 14

Yarningham

Uffculme Centre Queensbridge Road Birmingham West Midlands B13 8QY

http://www.stitchesandhos.co.uk/yarningham/4591459403

Jun 28 - Jun 29

Woolfest

Woolfest was founded by members of The Wool Clip cooperative to provide a celebration of natural fibres and a showcase for the best of wool and wool crafts. It is all about creativity and design with beautiful quality, amazing colours, skilled craftsmanship and a huge enthusiasm for all things wool related. Woolfest is a great day out and was recognised as the Cumbria Tourism Event of the Year in 2012.

Mitchell's Lakeland Livestock Centre, Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 0QQ

https://www.woolfest.co.uk

Jun 22

Yarn Dyeing Workshop

Yarn dyeing workshop with five spaces (I like to keep it cosy) on Saturday 22nd June at The Fibreworks in Chipping Norton 🌈 You will try your hand at dyeing up four skeins of your very own sock yarn to take home with you. I’ll bring all the kit and caboodle, you just bring your colour inspiration, it’s all about having a play 🦄 Call the shop on 01608 645970 to reserve your space with a deposit (total price £75)

5:00am - 8:00am BST

10a Middle Row, Chipping Norton OX7 5NH

http://www.thefibreworks.co.uk

Jun 14 - Jun 15

Woollinn Dublin

CITYNORTH HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTRE Gormanston, Co. Meath Meath Ireland

http://woollinn.com

May 25

Festiwool Watford

The Lanchaster Community Free School, Hempstead Rd, Watford, WD17 3HD.

https://festiwool.com/watford

May 18 - May 19

Wool@J13

"A celebration of all things woolly, just off Junction 13 of the M6"

Lower Drayton Farm Penkridge • Staffordshire • ST19 5RE

http://wool-j13.uk

May 11 - May 12

Buxton Wool Gathering

Buxton Pavilion Gardens

https://buxtonwool.co.uk

Apr 27 - Apr 28

Wonderwool Wales

Join us at the Royal Welsh Showground in Builth Wells for the 13th Annual Wonderwool Wales Festival. It's your chance to enjoy a fantastic range of Welsh and British artisan products and an opportunity to meet the wonderful people who made them. A great family day out with hands-on woolschool workshops and events showcasing the best in Welsh and British wool and natural fibres.

Royal Welsh Showground Builth Wells

https://www.wonderwoolwales.co.uk/home.html

Apr 13 - Apr 13

Yarn Dyeing Workshop

NEW DATE! Yarn dyeing workshop with five spaces (I like to keep it cosy) on Saturday 30th June at @thefibreworks 🌈 They won’t hang around for long! For £75 you will try your hand at dyeing up four skeins of your very own sock yarn to take home with you. I’ll bring all the kit and caboodle, you just bring your colour inspiration, it’s all about having a play 🦄 Call the shop on 01608 645970 to reserve your space with a deposit. I love running these, they are so much fun!

4:30am - 8:00am BST

10a Middle Row, Chipping Norton OX7 5NH

http://www.thefibreworks.co.uk

Feb 16

Yarn Dyeing Workshop

NEW DATE! Yarn dyeing workshop with five spaces (I like to keep it cosy) on Saturday 30th June at @thefibreworks 🌈 They won’t hang around for long! For £65 you will try your hand at dyeing up four skeins of your very own sock yarn to take home with you. I’ll bring all the kit and caboodle, you just bring your colour inspiration, it’s all about having a play 🦄 Call the shop on 01608 645970 to reserve your space with a deposit. I love running these, they are so much fun!

10:00am - 1:00pm GMT

The Fibreworks, Chipping Norton

Jan 20

Waltham Abbey Wool Show

Marriott Hotel, Old Shire Lane, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 3LX

http://www.walthamabbeywoolshow.co.uk

Jan 13

The Fibre Lounge Pop Up

I'll be making an appearance for the day at The Fibre Lounge in King's Langley with brand new colourways and yarns.

11:00am - 3:00pm GMT

The Fibre Lounge, 15 High St, Kings Langley WD4 8AB

https://www.thefibrelounge.com

Dec 8

Handmade Studios Pop Up Shop

I'll have my very own corner of Hand Made Studios for the day! Plus it will be their 5th birthday so expect cake and fizz!

Handmade Studios, 4 The Green, Rowlands Castle, Hants PO9 6BN

https://handmadestudios.org

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