Events

Real life yarn for squishing and perusing <3

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

May 11 - May 12

Buxton Wool Gathering

Buxton Pavilion Gardens

https://buxtonwool.co.uk

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 25

Festiwool Watford

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

https://festiwool.com/watford

Jun 14 - Jun 15

Woollinn Dublin

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

http://woollinn.com

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 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

Jul 13 - Jul 14

Yarningham

Uffculme Centre Queensbridge Road Birmingham West Midlands B13 8QY

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

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

Aug 2 - Aug 4

Woolness Festival

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

https://www.woolness.co.uk

Aug 31 - Sep 1

Southern Wool Show

Newbury Racecourse, Racecourse Rd, Newbury, RG14 7NZ

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

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

Past events

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

Nov 24

Yarn Dyeing Workshop

Give Fibreworks a call on 01608 645970 to reserve your place with a deposit. You'll spend three hours playing with different dye effects and techniques and have four of your very own unique skeins to take home with you and smoosh 🙌 For £65 all yarn, kit and caboodle is included. Take a look at my blog for all the details of what happens on the day.

10:00am - 1:00pm GMT

The Fibreworks 10a Middle Row, Chipping Norton. Oxfordshire. OX7 5NH

Nov 11

Nottingham Yarn Expo

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

https://www.nottinghamyarnexpo.com

Nov 10

Festiwool

10:00am - 5:00pm GMT

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

http://festiwool.com

Oct 20

Yarn Dyeing Workshop

Give Fibreworks a call on 01608 645970 to reserve your place with a deposit. You'll spend three hours playing with different dye effects and techniques and have four of your very own unique skeins to take home with you and smoosh 🙌 For £65 all yarn, kit and caboodle is included. Take a look at my blog for all the details of what happens on the day.

10:00am - 1:00pm BST

The Fibreworks 10a Middle Row, Chipping Norton. Oxfordshire. OX7 5NH

Oct 13 - Oct 14

Bakewell Wool Gathering

"Bakewell Wool Gathering is a festival for wool and yarn lovers, based at Bakewell Agricultural Centre in the Peak District."

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

https://www.bakewellwool.co.uk/

Sep 22 - Sep 23

Make it! & More

"The Craft, Hobby & Handmade Show - with a difference! • SHOP FOR CRAFT SUPPLIES • MEET INSPIRATIONAL MAKERS & DESIGNERS • TRY NEW CRAFTS - WORKSHOPS ALL WEEKEND!"

10:00am - 5:00pm BST

STEAM - The Museum of the Great Western Railway Fire Fly Avenue, Swindon SN2 2EY

http://www.makeitandmore.co.uk

Aug 18

Yarn Dyeing Workshop

Give Fibreworks a call on 01608 645970 to reserve your place with a deposit. You'll spend three hours playing with different dye effects and techniques and have four of your very own unique skeins to take home with you and smoosh 🙌 For £65 all yarn, kit and caboodle is included. Take a look at my blog for all the details of what happens on the day.

10:00am - 1:00pm BST

The Fibreworks 10a Middle Row, Chipping Norton. Oxfordshire. OX7 5NH

Jul 28 - Jul 29

Fibre East

"Fibre-East is an annual event created to celebrate all things natural fibre and handmade, with a focus on the Best of British: supporting the finest quality British wool, made from the fleeces of British sheep, reared by British farmers."

10:00am - 5:00pm BST

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

http://www.fibre-east.co.uk/

Jun 30

Yarn Dyeing Workshop

Give Fibreworks a call on 01608 645970 to reserve your place with a deposit. You'll spend three hours playing with different dye effects and techniques and have four of your very own unique skeins to take home with you and smoosh 🙌 For £65 all yarn, kit and caboodle is included.

10:00am - 1:00pm BST

The Fibreworks 10a Middle Row, Chipping Norton. Oxfordshire. OX7 5NH

Jun 9

Yarn Dyeing Workshop

Don’t delay, give Fibreworks a call on 01608 645970 to book your place. In three hours you’ll have a play and dye up four skeins of yarn using different dye colour effects to take home with you and smoosh 🙌 For £60 all yarn, kit and caboodle is included, just bring yourself! If you get really into it I’ll have additional skeins available for purchase on the day.

10:00am - 1:00pm BST

The Fibreworks 10a Middle Row, Chipping Norton. Oxfordshire. OX7 5NH

Jun 2

Fibre Festival

Middle Row, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire

May 12 - May 13

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 7

Cogges Farm Craft Market and Country Show (featuring a Yarn Barn!)

The Cogges Craft Market & Country Show will be welcoming over 30 stalls to the market, held in the 17th Century barns, selling all manner of different crafts and handmade gifts from the local area. There will also be a colourful YARN BARN, dedicated to all yarn lovers. Shoppers will also be able to see demonstrations from craftspeople and working examples of a variety of rural skills such as wood turning, beekeeping, hedge laying, willow weaving and thatching.

10:00am - 4:00pm BST

Cogges Manor Farm, Church Lane, Witney, OX28 3LA

http://www.cogges.org.uk/event/craft-market-and-country-show

Apr 28 - Apr 29

Wonderwool Wales

"oin 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

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

Apr 21

Yarn Dyeing Workshop

New date added for another yarn dyeing workshop after ridonculous demand 💜 Saturday 21st April and once again the spaces are veeeeery limited! Don’t delay, give Fibreworks a call on 01608 645970 to book your place. In three hours you’ll have a play and dye up four skeins of yarn using different dye colour effects to take home with you and smoosh 🙌 For £60 all yarn, kit and caboodle is included, just bring yourself! If you get really into it I’ll have additional skeins available for purchase

Fibreworks, Chipping Norton

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