At Skeins we can provide you with all your knitting and crochet requirements. Choose from our selection of wools and yarns from some of the leading British spinners such as Sirdar, Stylecraft, King Cole, James C Brett,Yarn Stories and West Yorkshire Spinners, plus needles and accessories from Knit Pro and Pony. Ideal for presents we now have a range of Vanessa Bee mugs, coasters and knitting /project bags.
Are you interested in learning to knit or crochet? We are gradually putting the dates onto the website.
The first Learn to Knit dates are Tuesday 23 January and Tuesday 30 January 7 – 8.30pm. This is a 2 week course where you will learn the basic skills – knitting, purling, casting on and off plus general hints and tips to get you started on your first project. Cost is £20 which includes materials. Contact the shop to book your place or book and pay online.
Crochet Mini Workshops if you fancy learning to crochet! the dates for this will be Thursday 08 February and Thursday 15 February 7 – 8.30pm. This is a two week course where you will learn the basic skills – chain, double, treble crochet plus tips and hints to get you started on your first project. Cost is £20 which includes materials. Contact the shop to book your place or book and pay online.
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Based on George Street, Glossop, in the High Peak district of North Derbyshire, we’re open Tuesday to Saturday. We also regularly run workshops for you to learn new skills and techniques. More information is available in About Us.
Knit ’n’ Natter: These sessions continue to be popular. Wednesday evening (7-9pm) is open to all abilities of knitters and crocheters. The cost is £2.00 which includes drinks and snacks.