Recommended Suppliers

Handmaiden “Great Big Sea” Yarn

available from



Sirdar Denim Ultra and Sirdar Denim Chunky or


One Planet Yarn & Fiber


Dances With Wools


Handmaiden Fine Yarn

(Their Lady Godiva and Swiss Mountain Mulberry Tussah yarns in silk & wool work to the same gauge as Great Big Sea)


UK supplier for “Manos del Uruguay” Handspun Wool

To knit our Scotland Meets Uruguay Bunnit, check out Artesano Yarns

UK suppliers for single-ply linen yarn used in our Traditional Socks pattern

Handweavers Studio

William Hall & Co.


Jamieson and Smith Shetland Wool Brokers Ltd.
Online at Shetland Wool
Send orders to
K1 Yarns
Boutiques in Glasgow & Edinburgh. Link: K1 Yarns
Scottish Fibres
Online at Scottish Fibres
Yarn Warehouse
Online at New Lanark
Old Byre Showroom, Isle of Arran
Online at Old Byre Showroom
Based on South Uist - suppliers of oiled Aran wool suitable for our patterns. Link: StitchBewitch


Yarn (Galway)
Online at Yarn
This is Knit (Blackrock, Co. Dublin, Ireland)
Knitting Classes, Yarns, Needles, etc. Link: This is Knit


Artisan Yarns at The Small Gallery, Hereford
Stunning range of yarns in vibrant colours. Contact details on the website for visiting and enquiries. Link: Artisan Yarns
Recommended by many of our subscribers - this fascinating website is a “must see” for knitaholics. Link: Loop
P&M Woolcraft
Online at P&M Woolcraft.
Dragon Yarns
Great selection of ceramic beads & buttons. Iron on non-slip “brakes” for the bottom of socks & other practical knitters’ tools.  Link: Dragon Yarns
Fantastic knitting needles!! Link: Purlescence
Frangipani 5-ply Guernsey Wool
Online at Frangipani
Laughing Hens
Aran weight wool spun from Bluefaced Leicester sheep, a wide selection of designer yarns and funky patterns which made me laugh out loud. Link: Laughing Hens
Sirdar Yarns
Denim Ultra and
Denim Chunky for our Traditional Blue Bunnit Pattern. Link: Sirdar Yarns


One Planet Yarn & Fiber
Aran Weight Wool available in the US to suit our patterns. Link: One Planet Yarn & Fiber
Knitting By the Sea, Carmel, California
Online at Knitting By The Sea
Tricoter, Seattle
Online at Tricoter
Lantern Moon, Portland, Oregon
Online at Lantern Moon
Debra’s Garden, Dix Hill, New York
Gorgeous accessories, etc. for knitters. Link: Debra’s Garden


Oceanwind Knits
Online at Oceanwind Knits


Marias Garn
Online (in Swedish) at Maria’s Garn


Renaissance Dyeing
Online at Renaissance Dyeing


Abuelita Yarns
Online at Abuelita Yarns