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The Creative Craft Show & The Scottish Quilting Show 7-9 March 2024

SEC Exhibition Road, Glasgow, United Kingdom

The Creative Craft Show & The Scottish Quilting Show invite you to celebrate inclusion with us this Spring! They're coming together to celebrate the beautiful diversity of our creative community and give a voice to all through artistic expression; regardless of race, gender, age, sexuality, or ability, everyone is welcome here. So, visit a show […]


Scottish Wool Producers Showcase – 23 March 2024

Dewars Centre, Perth Glover Street, Perth, Scotland, United Kingdom

A companion event to The Scottish Yarn Festival, the Scottish Wool Producers Showcase shines a spotlight on yarns with a distinctly Scottish origin and their makers.  Featuring a boutique marketplace celebrating Scotland’s single farm yarns, shepherds, mills, and more, as well as inspiring presentations.


The Woolly Good Gathering – 26-27 April 2024

Summerhall, Edinburgh 1 Summerhall, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Edinburgh is the city of festivals, but since 2019 it’s been missing an important one: a yarn festival! We’re bringing a new event to Scotland’s capital to celebrate knitters, crocheters, weavers, spinners and fibre lovers with a festival of crafts, workshops, talks, food, music and good company.   Our team is dedicated to building an event […]

Spirit of Shetland Knitting Holiday – 22-27 May 2024

Discover the breathtaking Shetland Islands, whose past is interwoven with a rich history of wool, textiles and inimitable Fair Isle technique. On this 6-day holiday draw knitting inspiration from the coastlines and powerful landscapes, whose diverse colour pallet provides the perfect backdrop to your creative pastime. Learn how the world-famous Shetland wool is farmed, woven […]


Tangled Galashiels Fibre Festival – 31 May – 1 June 2024

Friends, Samira Hill of Eildon Hills Designs and Naomi Hodgson, have come together in efforts to celebrate the incredible dyers, spinners and crafters of the Scottish Borders and beyond! A truly community led event, the two-day festival offers an affordable platform for local and independent fibre artists to showcase their products, engage with their supporters […]

Scottish Yarn Festival – 23 March 2024

Dewars Centre, Perth Glover Street, Perth, Scotland, United Kingdom

Established in 2016, The Scottish Yarn Festival is the new name for Perth Festival of Yarn.  This is called Scotland’s contemporary yarn and fibre festival. Over the last 8 years the organisers have welcomed the very best independent businesses from across the UK and EU to our thoughtfully curated Vendors’ Gallery Marketplace.  Their illustrious tutors […]

Shetland Wool Week – 29 September – 5 October 2024

Lerwick Lerwick, Scotland, United Kingdom

Shetland Wool Week is a world renowned celebration of Britain’s most northerly native sheep, the Shetland textile industry and the rural farming community on these islands. Shetland wool is a world class natural fibre, with a long standing reputation for quality, strength and excellence from the fleece to the textile products. Shetland knitwear has a […]

Knitting in the Scottish Highlands – 6-13 October 2024

Join Carol Meldrum in the Scottish Highlands for a week of workshops and excursions with fellow yarn lovers. Staying in Inverness, the cultural capital of the Scottish Highlands, enjoy a cruise along legendary Loch Ness, a visit to Knockando Woolmill, an Alpaca Farm and browse colourful wool shops. In the company of like-minded knitters, who […]