Exhibitors

Due to the Covid-19 situation we have postponed the opening of exhibitor applications for our 2020 Wool Gathering from 1st April to 1st July. We very much hope that by the end of summer the restrictions on public events will be relaxed allowing us to organise our show as normal. Applications will open simultaneously for previous as well as potential new exhibitors. Please check our social media pages for the latest news.

Displaying 18 exhibitors

Adelaide Walker

Accessories & Tools, Dyes, Yarns

British wools, plant and silk fibres, needle and wet felting supplies, dyes, books, looms and spinning equipment. Ashford stockists.

Telephone: 01943 830600

Baavet Ltd

Bedding

Pure wool bedding manufactured in the UK using 100% British wool. Duvets, pillows, protectors and carded wool for craft projects.

Telephone: 01766 780 780

Brambles & Me

Dyes, Yarns

Brambles & Me is a natural dye business located within the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne in the North East of England. Beautifully hand-dyed yarns using only naturally derived extracts from roots, bark, leaves, and insects create unique colours influenced by the great outdoors.

Telephone:

Cable & Blake

Fleece, Yarns

Designers and producers of luxurious Herdwick fabric for use in soft furnishings, upholstery, clothing, accessories, lampshades and gifts.

Telephone: 07972 578306

Cartmel Handspun Spinning School

Demonstrations, Fleece, Tuition

Spinning courses in Cumbria for all abilities. Learn to spin on a spinning wheel. One-day, two-day and four-day hand spinning courses and half day workshops. Learn to spin in the Lake District - a stunning World Heritage Site. We stock a range of locally sourced British Rare Breed and Standard Fleeces. Spin your own fleece.  Spin Alpaca. On the stand at Kendal Wool Gathering - a selection of unique Hand Spun yarn for weavers and knitters. Quality local fleeces for sale.

Telephone: 015395 33443

Crystal Yarn

Dyes, Yarns

Local indy dyer with yarns inspired by the natural beauty of crystals and gemstones along with astronomy.

Telephone:

Fabaazar

Bags, Carpets, Rugs & Throws, Crafts

A kaleidoscope of colourful textiles from around the world; felted bags, necklaces, cushion covers, scarves & rugs from Nepal; block printed coats & jackets, appliquéd bedcovers & block printed shawls from India; embroidered bags from Thailand ...

Telephone: 07970 627770

Fire and Fibre

Accessories & Tools, Bags, Carpets, Rugs & Throws, Demonstrations, Felting

Manufacturers of high quality simple wooden equipment including peglooms, lateral and pin looms, corkwork bobbins, flower winders, lucets, drop spindles, weaving sticks. Goods made on the equipment - rugs, bags, hangings. Felting materials and equipment.

Telephone: 07837 131997

Hannalin Crafts

Bags, Carpets, Rugs & Throws, Clothing, Hats

Hand spun and woven local fleece. i.e. herdwick, Jacob,and swaledale, into throws, jumpers, socks, hats bags etc.

Telephone: 01969 663461

Heidi on the Hills

Bags, Crafts

Handmade bags, purses and home accessories from fabulous fabrics, mostly Harris Tweed from independent weavers on Harris.

Telephone: 07787 516542

Herdwick Limited

Accessories & Tools, Bags, Crafts

Herdwick Limited: Handbags, holdalls and accessories. Furnishings and caps handcut and sewn with the true provenance of Cumbria.

Telephone: 07808 934175

Lancs & Lakes Guild of Weavers, Spinners & Dyers

Crafts, Demonstrations, Weaving

Guild members will be demonstrating both weaving and spinning and have on show items they have made. You can also try your hand at weaving.

Telephone:

Little Gem Felts

Artwork, Bags, Felting, Patterns & Kits

A husband and wife team who make everything they sell. Silvia starts the process by designing all the artwork. She uses needle felting techniques to make the pictures, using nature as her inspiration. Paul knits yarn and turns it into felt, the felt is used to make the bags which Silvia sews. Silvia also designs kits. Paul writes the instructions and take the photographs. In addition, she dyes fibres by hand painting silk, wool tops, textured fibres and yarn. These fibres are used in the art work but also in the yarn she spins and the drum carded batts she makes.

Telephone: 01706 665998

Low Lands Legacy

Accessories & Tools, Dyes, Spinning Wheels, Yarns

Kromski spinning wheels, Bogway hand spinners, wool dye, wool.

Telephone: 0031 579 647938

SAORImôr

Accessories & Tools, Demonstrations, Weaving, Yarns

SAORImôr Freestyle Weaving for Everyone. Classes Talks and Demos. No rules, no mistakes, just enjoy playing with colour and texture to make your own one-of-a-kind textile. Come and try a SAORI loom on our stand. I have SAORI equipment, books, exclusive ready-made warps and yarns. Also some SAORI woven garments and gifts.

Telephone: 01248 345325

The Threshing Barn

Accessories & Tools, Dyes, Yarns

An Aladdin’s cave of craft supplies, materials and equipment for spinners, weavers, dyers, knitters, felt makers and textile artists. We sell everything you need from spinning wheels, weaving looms to books, fibres, yarns, kits etc. New this year are our carved wooden printing blocks, fabric paints and fabric blanks.

Telephone: 01748 884025

Willo Fibres

Accessories & Tools, Clothing, Crafts, Dyes

Natural Dyes (including indigo), mordants, glass stirring rods and measuring beakers. Tops in the following, plant fibres, silk and silk blends, some British sheep breeds and a selection of hand dyed tops and fleece. A selection of fused glass coasters.

Telephone: 01642 315485

Woolmouse

Bags, Crafts

Woolmouse crafters make eco friendly items. Hand dyed fabric & yarn, project bags and handmade craft aprons, knitting accessories, handmade shawl pins, patterns & greeting cards.

Telephone: 07540 284462