Tel: 01539 724300
Email: adrienne@williamswools.co.uk

Kendal Wool Shop Products

We stock a wonderful range of pure wool, natural fibre yarns and quality knitting accessories such as;

  • ROWAN
  • DEBBIE BLISS
  • WEST YORKSHIRE SPINNERS
  • MANOS DEL URUGUAY
  • OPAL SOCK YARNS
  • KNIT PRO
  • BRITTANY BIRCH
  • NORO
  • MIRASOL
  • ARAUCANIA
  • SUSAN CRAWFORD VINTAGE


You will find that we are the leading stockist for ROWAN yarns in Cumbria and we carry the majority of their current yarn collection in stock. We have a very good selection of their British Sheep Breeds wool and their fabulous Tweed in fine, and dk weight, Rowan Tweed is grown, dyed and spun in Britain (but knitted and enjoyed all over the world!)

All our products are fully supported with pattern books and we have lots of lovely sample garments for you to see how the yarns and patterns knit up.

We also support local yarn producers where we can and stock the beautiful TOWN END ALPACA YARNS and LAURA'S LOOM

New to the shop are Excelana and Fenella, two yarns from SUSAN CRAWFORD they are both 100% British yarn, spun in Britain from British fleece. They were designed specifically to compliment her vintage patterns, which we also have in the shop. Susan is based just over the border in Lancashire and will be coming to do some workshops with us, so "Watch This Space!"

You may be interested to hear about the MIRASOL PROJECT which is based on the principles of fair trade. It puts money into the running of a boarding centre for the children who tend the herds of alpaca in the Peruvian Andes. The centre focuses on an integrated health and education program.

MANOS DEL URUGUAY is the only yarn company that is a full member of the WORLD FAIRTRADE ORGANISATION. You can't fail to fall in love with the stunning textures and colours of their hand-spun, hand-dyed fairtrade yarns.

For you sock addicts out there our "Sock Corner" is well stocked with a wide range of ever changing sock yarns in different weights and colours, in patterns and plains.

And for those of you who love your accessories, we have a good selection from the CLOVER and MILWARD range from row counters to stitch markers to point protectors and scissors

Of course the shop wouldn't be complete without needles and whether you’re a lace knitter, chunky knitter or crocheter we have a range to suit you among our selection of KNITPROBRITTANY BIRCH and CLOVER needles.

And finally, we have a good selection of published books for you that cover, crochet, colourwork, teacosies, babies and socks to name a few. you can also get patterns and books by designers such as Kate Davies, Susan Crawford and Woolly Wormhead. 

Whatever your preference I'm sure we will be able to find just what you are looking for.