We are now open seven days a week until 24 December (incl).

Mons – Sats – 9.30am – 5.30pm
Sundays – 11am – 4pm

Our stock is also available online, by email, phone & mail order too, with our local pre-order/pick-up and click & collect services in York & Harrogate back in action.

Last collections Christmas Eve before 4pm.

Our online shop is crammed with Xmas goodies & open 24/7.

Postage is a flat rate regardless of weight, size or value of your purchases, with a free Click & Collect option at check-out.

Thank you for continuing to support small independents like us.  

Give a lasting gift for Christmas with our personalised e-vouchers (for use online or in our Harrogate & York shops). With the added bonus of no Last Day Posting!

Share the joy of crafting with our huge range of Christmas kits, books, trimmings & materials

Over 25 different festive designs sold by the metre
(plus 100s of plains too)

Hampers full of exciting needle crafting gifts for Christmas. We’ve bumper sets for knitting, sewing & crochet, as well as a ‘make your own’ hamper option. 

Our huge array of kits make the perfect gift for all the family and every skill level.  Our collections cover sewing, knitting, embroidery, cross stitch, crochet, tatting, tapestry, macramé, appliqué, needle felting, quilting & more. 

Check out our 2021 needlecraft classes with something for everyone, from beginners to the super-skilled, including: knitting, embroidery, crochet, quilting, traditional bear-making, appliqué, macramé, rag-rugging & braiding.

Can’t find it online? Fill out the online order form here and we’ll arrange delivery to your door.

During lockdown our button sampling service continues to give you access to over 10,000+ button designs.

More than 10,000 different button designs are available in our shops & via our
Button Matching Service

Our shops in York & Harrogate are famed for their vast array of haberdashery.

Available via email,  Mail Order & from our Online Shop too.

We stock all your needle craft essentials for knitting, crochet & embroidery & items for more specialist crafts like tatting, macramé, traditional bear making & needle felting. 

We stock James C Brett, King Cole, West Yorkshire Spinners & Baa Ram Ewe wools as well as Ricorumi cottons & Anchor Tapestry Wools. 

Whether you sew, embroider or quilt, we have one of the widest ranges of Gutermann & Anchor threads.

from our shops & via Mail Order 
(just for the moment)

from our shops & via Mail Order 
(just for the moment)

Founded in 1906, we’ve survived two World Wars, the Depression & Recession; with your help, we’ll survive Corvid19 too.

Thank you for your continued support