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SALE ENDS SUNDAY! 🎇

Wool Sale ends Sunday

Hurry – 10 day Sale end this Sunday! As a thank you for our customers support over the last few months, whilst the shop has been closed, we have 10% OFF ** our own brand Wool & Knitting Kits in our Shop and Online Store – HURRY SALE ENDS SUNDAY! To get the discount online use coupon code open10 at Checkout.** Remember we always offer Free Delivery for UK…

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10 day SALE starts Friday! 🎇

Wensleydale Longwool Sheep Shop Open image

10% off for 10 days! 10 for 10. As a thank you to all our loyal customers who have supported us, following the flooding in the Yorkshire Dales at the end of July, and to celebrate the reopening of our Shop in Leyburn on Friday 1st November, we are offering 10% OFF** purchases of our Wensleydale Longwool yarns and knitting kits. This…

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Kendal Wool Gathering | Xmas | Shop reopening! | Fleece 🐏 🎅 🎇

Wensleydale Longwool Sheep Shop outside

We are at Kendal Wool Gathering It has been a busy few weeks for us with Wool Shows. Thank you all who who have supported us at these events. It means a lot to us. Our next show is in Kendal, Cumbria this weekend! Kendal Wool Gathering mixes demonstrations, fun activities and displays, all connected to the…

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Wensleydale Show & Southern Wool Show despite the flooding! 🚣

Collapsed Bridge - Grinton Moor during floods

Flooded but not forgotten! In case you haven’t heard, our Shop and home were both flooded on July 30th, during a freak torrential thunderstorm that hit the Yorkshire Dales, which caused major structural damage in areas of Wensleydale and Swaledale, including bridges washed away! We have been overwhelmed by the kindness and generosity of folk! Both our…

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Wool and Knitting Kits going to Woolfest 🚚đŸŽȘ

Wensleydale Natural Black fleece wool locks

Woolfest Cumbria this weekend! We are busy this week with final preparations for Woolfest the ‘original British Festival of Wool’! It is always a super event, so join us in Cockermouth, Cumbria on Friday / Saturday if you can, the forecast at the moment is looking good. A great summer show. If you are coming to the show for…

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An Introduction to FairIsle knitting – by Helen Connington

FairIsle knitting example

FairIsle Knitting Course by Helen Connington   Helen is a lifelong knitter from Hull and in 2018 won the Kirsty’s Christmas Jumper competition with her amazing beaded, lace and FairIsle creation. In this class you will be taught the skills required to select colours and to knit two strand colour work and begin knitting your…

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NEW: Nona Jumper and Hat Kits + May Wool Shows

Wensleydale Nona 4 Ply Jumper kit pattern

NEW: Nona Jumper and Hat Knitting Kits   Wensleydale Nona 4 Ply Jumper We launched these Knitting Kits at Edinburgh Yarn Festival, now they are available from our Shop, Online and at Wool Shows. Wensleydale Nona 4 Ply Hat Knit these beautiful Fair Isle Jumper and Hat (sold separately), designed exclusively for us by award winning knitwear…

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