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Upcoming Workshops
Tassel Key Rings
Looking to try something new? Come along to the Woolmill on the 13th of July from 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM and make as many tassel key rings as you wish! This workshop is perfect for you if you are always misplacing your keys. Tassel key rings can also be attached to bags, purses and much more! This workshop is suitable for all ages and all materials are included.

Clootie Rugs
Join us at our historic Woolmill on the 25th of July from 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM, where you will learn how to make a Clootie Rug using selvedge strips. This workshop is suitable for all ages and all materials are included.

Yarn Letters
Come along to the Woolmill on the 6th of August from 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM and try your hand at decorative Yarn Letters – an easy and ‘yarntastic’ idea to decorate your home! This workshop is suitable for all ages and all materials are included.

Adults (over 12s): £8.00, Children: £4.00 
Workshop leader: Stella Kyte

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Come along to our historic working Woolmill and take part in our 2 hour Crafternoon group! Suitable for all skills, bring a new or current project and make new friends with like-minded individuals. Your craft could be knitting, spinning, sewing, painting, or papercraft! Basically, no matter what your passion, everyone is welcome. If you are looking to start a new craft, our Crafternoon leader (Stella Kyte) will be there to provide some inspiration!

The Crafternoon is held in our outdoor classroom where access is via steps. If you have any particular questions about access, please email:

A small donation of £2.00 is require to book your place. This covers the use of the space.

Spaces are limited – max. 10 people per Crafternoon session.

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New in - Crafts

Woven Selvedge
Produced during the manufacture of our soft woven range, woven selvedge is a versatile crafting material, great for making rugs and accessories. 

Clootie Rug Instructions
Make an oval shaped floor rug using selvedge.

100% North Country Hill Cheviot Roving.

Processing wool from local North Country Cheviot sheep carries on a 230 year tradition that has been at the heart of our district mill for generations.
New in - Knitting Patterns

Bias-Knit Slip Stitch Scarf
Long striped scarf featuring three colours and tassels.

Cable Cushion
Cable cushion cover for a 35 cm / 14 in cushion pad.

Felted Bag
A handy sized felted bag; knit in the round with integral i-cord handles.

Spinner's Mittens
Basic mitten pattern with a Latvian Braid detail around the wrist.

Weaver's Beanie
Basic beanie pattern for beginner knitters. Directions are given for knitting the hat at or in the round.

Woolmill Beanie
One size fits all basic beanie hat using knitting in the round.

A basketweave snood pattern, knit in the round. Perfect for beginner knitters!

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