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Yarn Lovers Welcome

A Yarn Story is a luxury yarn shop located in beautiful Bath, England. Our shelves are filled with hand dyed yarns and natural fibre from around the world. Come on in and have a squish.

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Browse Fibre Inspired Gifts by Price

Under £25

Shop gifts for under £25 including this Loome Slingshot XL for making pom poms, tassels, friendship bracelets, cords and small weavings.

Shop Gifts for Under £25

Under £50

Shop gifts for under £50 including this fabulous Cocoknits Accessory Roll for keeping your yarn-kit bits and pieces secure and neatly organised.

Shop Gifts for Under £50

Under £100

Shop gifts for under £100 including this gorgeous Moonwake Cowl kit by Andrea Mowry featuring mYak Medium Baby Yak yarn.

Shop Gifts for Under £100

Join a Knitting Retreat

Our Country House Retreats all take place at the beautiful Melmerby Hall in Cumbria. It's a traditional English manor house tucked away in the stunning Cumbrian countryside, perfect for a few days away from 'real' life. 

Learn About Our Retreats

Hide & Hammer Project Bags

Hide & Hammer’s excellent water-resistant canvas Project Bags are a must-have for any knitter. With plenty of room to stash yarn, notions and works-in-progress, each bag is cleverly designed. We just received a nice big order to the shop, including the full collection of Limited Edition blue Leopard print!

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Shop our Collection of Hand Dyed Yarns

Julie Asselin Leizu DK

A bold beautiful DK yarn lovingly hand-dyed in an array of colours and composed of a lush blend of 90% superwash merino and 10% silk.

Shop Leizu DK

Dyed by Delz British Aran

A wonderfully bouncy, sturdy and soft blend of British breeds make up this brand new aran weight hand Dyed by Delz in Montreal.

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Magpie Fibers Swanky Sock

Made with merino and a touch of cashmere, Swanky Sock is the ultimate luxury! We love it for extra special fingering-weight projects.

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Meet the Team

We are a small but mighty team here at A Yarn Story. Each team member brings something unique to the shop and we are all here to help you create your own yarn story.

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In-person Knit Night is Back!

We are beyond excited to invite you back to the shop for stitchy evenings. Knit Night takes place on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month from 7-9pm in the shop. Each session will be limited to 9 participants. Bring yourself and your project along. Treats and beverages will be provided. 

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Explore Our Favorite Cocoknits Notions & Tools

Cocoknits Earth Tone Stitch Stoppers

These flexible foam stoppers slide all the way onto your needles to secure your stitches. The stoppers accommodate needles from sizes US 0-15 / 2-10mm.

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Cocoknits Needle Gauge

This tiny needle gauge tool is the perfect solution for travel-knitting. The joyous rainbow stack helps you identify knitting needle sizes US 0-15 / 2-10mm.

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Cocoknits Flight of Stitch Markers

These are for anyone who's not sure which style of Cocoknits' stitch markers to try first. This collection offers five different styles & sizes to experiment with!

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