Shop: 01457 877 984      Wholesale enquiries: 01457 879 400


Woolyknit is part of a group of small companies based in Saddleworth founded by managing director Roger Shepley of Shepley Yarns.

Roger utilises his lifetime’s knowledge within the spinning and wool processing industry to create original British yarns, fibres and wool clothing.

Woolyknit is a wholesaler and retailer of wool yarns, tops and rovings, patterns, garments and soft furnishings.

We serve textile, craft and soft furnishing retailers, enthusiasts and groups across the UK online and in our factory shop. It’s a great destination for customers, friends, family and visitors.

You’ll always find a warm welcome coupled with professional, expert service.

The district of Saddleworth has an important role in the wool and textile industries of Yorkshire and Lancashire. The district is home to picturesque villages and mill towns, along with dramatic hills and valleys.

Our own factory shop at Warth Mill sits beneath the dramatic Pennine moors and next to the historic Huddersfield Narrow Canal. The whole district of Saddleworth offers a wealth of visitor attractions, and includes part of the beautiful Peak District National Park.

Everyone at Woolyknit shares a love of wool, textiles, fashion, felting, crochet, embroidery, sewing, crafts and soft furnishings.

Our shop staff include manager Heather Penrice, assistant manager Nicola Jones along with Geraldine Smith and Corrie landers. They are always more than happy to give you a hand with any knitting or crocheting in our factory shop, just pop in and ask.