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The Wool and Yarn Fair
 
 

Welcome to this years

Hitchin Festiwool
Saturday 10th November 2018

from 10am - 5pm

 

 
 
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Visit or Exhibit? 

If you are interested in exhibiting at Festiwool or running a workshop, please fill in an application form. You can either download & post or register on-line and it will be emailed. 

Applications for this years event are now closed.

Applications to be considered for 2019 event closes on 30th June.

 
Early Bird Tickets
Quick View
Early Bird Tickets
from 4.00

Tickets can also be purchased from..

The Haberdashery
34 Bucklesbury, Hitchin, SG5 

Buttons Haberdashery
High St, Biggleswade, SG18

 

Festiwool Workshops 2018

Sign-up for one of our fabulous workshops but hurry as places are limited!

FESTIWOOL EXHIBITORS 2018

Here are a few of the exhibitors at this years event, we will be dedicating a page to each over the coming weeks!

 

The full list of exhibitors at Festiwool 2018

                                 
Adelaid Walker

An Caitin Beag

Beaker Buttons

Bellica Yarns 

Charisma Beads

Crafts From the Clink                                    
                  
Costa Brava Knitting 

Crochet Chain                    
CrisCross Crafts  

Dragon Hill Studio 

Ewe Felty Thing  

Emma Jane Makes              
Foxy Yarn & Bootiful Things                    
Hailstone Heritage                    
Hitchin Haberdashery                    
Heavenly Hookers                    
International Felt Makers Region 5                 
                    
  
            
                  

The Knitting Shed

The Knitknacks
                 
The Knitting Swede                    
Manfield Crafts                    
              
Nerdy Birdy Creations   
North Herts Guild Spinners,Weavers               and Dyers

Northants guild Spinners,

Weavers and Dyers 

Owl About Yarn

Purple N8

Quaint Craft Cornner   
Rosies Moments 

Re-made by Sam  

Spinspired               
Strawberry Fields Yarns   

Sun and Moon Juice

Sheepythings               
               
TextileGarden                    
Thread-bare                    
Third Vault Yarns                    
                
                

The Wool Kitchen

The Little Grey Girl

The Wool Barn

Town End Yarns                  
Truly Hooked   
 
Unbelievawool                    
Unique Yarns Co                    
Vintage Allsorts                    
Velvet Sixpence                   
Watercolours and lace                    
Wool Zone                  
Woollie and Feltie                   
Willow Knits                    
Yarnistry                   
Yarns From The Plain

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WHY HITCHIN?

Hitchin is a beautiful, historic market town in North Hertfordshire whose prosperity was attributed to the wool trade in the 17th century and boosted further when it became a staging post for those travelling to and from London.

The Market place is cobbled and surrounded by old traditional buildings dating back to the 15th century and you may recognise it from the recent BBC hit Dr Foster.

 
 

LOCATION & TRAVEL

This years event will be held at on Saturday 10th November 2018, from 10am - 5pm at The Priory School, Bedford Road, Hitchin, SG5 2UR.

Hitchin is situated in North Hertfordshire and just 30 minutes from London, Bedford & Milton Keynes

  • By car - Hitchin is just 6 minutes from the A1(M) junction 8 & 15 minutes from M1 junction junction 10
  • By train - Hitchin is on the East Coast mainline and can be accessed from London Kings Cross/St Pancras, Cambridge & Peterborough.
  • By bus - National Express busses stop in Hitchin  

 

 

 

 

Hitchin Festiwool in pictures...

Hitchin Festiwool attracts a wide range of exhibitors and many visitors to this vibrant event... here is a little taster of what you can expect to see...