UK Hand Dyed Yarn and Fibre

Welcome to Little Acorn Crafts. I am an Indie yarn and fibre dyer based in the UK and sell a range of hand dyed yarn and fibre for spinning and felting.    My love of a variety of fibre based crafts, which include spinning, dyeing, weaving, knitting and crochet, has led me to develop my dyeing and workshop business in my home studio based in Wiltshire.  My studio is  where my family and  friends will often find me gazing out of the windows watching the birds, squirrels and changing seasons (purely for colour inspiration, of course).  I usually have the company of my dog, Cotton, who spends most of his time watching out for the pesky squirrels who tease him on a regular basis. 

I also sell a range of haberdashery supplies, patterns and  knitting and crochet kits. Each kit comes with everything you need to complete your project. They also come in a range of colours and include the pattern, lining, crochet hook/knitting needles, yarn, and ribbon/chain/webbing for the handles. In addition to selling craft supplies I run tailored 1 to 1 or small group workshops from my studio and run larger workshops with my friend Sam under the guise of Fabulous Fibreistas.

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Upcoming Events

Yarnstravaganza – 17th – 24th September

September 17, 2022

Little Acorn Crafts
23 Peregrine Close

We will be taking part in this year’s Yarnstravaganza with a selection of workshops and drop in sessions throughout the week.  

Monday 19th September 9.30am - 4.30pm Yarn Dyeing 

Come along and dye your own skein of yarn.  Choose from 4ply, sock or DK weight yarn.  Pay per skein of yarn dyed with prices starting from £12 per skein.  

Tuesday 20th September 9.30am  - 12.00pm & - 1.00 pm -  4.30pm Crochet  Workshop

Make a cotton face scrubbie and/or washcloth with a wide choice of colours.  You will learn how to crochet in the round and change colours when making the scrubbie and how to create a textured pattern when making the washcloth.  This workshop is £10, which includes all materials and tools. 

Thursday 22nd September 9.30am - 4.30pm Weaving Have a Go Day

My studio will be set up with a variety of looms for you have a go on during the day.  The looms will include rigid heddle, tapestry, inkle and peg looms.  Come and see the variety of techniques that are used to produce a piece of fabric.

Friday 23rd September 10.00am - 12.00pm & 1.30pm - 3.30pm Needle Felting Workshop with Cath from Hedgehog and Hoot. 

more details to follow

Saturday 24th September 1.00pm - 4.30pm - Knitting and Crochet Drop In

If you have any projects that you might need some help with bring it along to get some guidance.  This might include sewing up a knitting project, or joining together your granny squares.  

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If you would like to ask a question, find out more information about my products or just generally get in touch please go to our contacts page.  You can follow me on Facebook, Instagram or Pinterest to find out what's happening in my studio and possibly see what my constant companion, Cotton, is getting up to. 

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