Look at what has just arrived in the shop!happy cotton

Happy Cotton from Sirdar – 50 amazing colours in 20g balls of 100% cotton – ideal for all your mini crochet or amigurumi projects. There are 10 mini books with plenty of ideals.

At Skeins we can provide you with all your knitting and crochet requirements. Choose from our selection of wool 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.


We are working on new workshop for Spring /Summer

The next beginners Crochet workshop on 7/14 March is now full and we are putting up a new set of dates 11/18 April. Both dates are Thursday nights from 7 – 8.30 and the cost is £20 which includes materials.  Booking is essential.

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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.