Welcome to this years

Hitchin Festiwool
Saturday 9th November 2019

from 10am - 5pm



The annual Hitchin Festiwool is one of the last wool and yard events of the year. With a diverse range of exhibitors at its heart, workshops, demonstrations and a variety of refreshment concessions, it is very popular with visitors from across the country… and now in it’s 8th year we must be doing something right!

If you are interested in exhibiting at any of this years events, please get in contact. Tickets go on sale later in the year but if you would like us to keep you informed then please join our newsletter.


Festiwool Workshops 2018

Next years workshops will be announced closer to the even.


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



Adelaide Walker
An Caitin Beag
Beaker Buttons
Bellica Yarns
Charisma Beads
Chriscross Crafts
Costa Brava Knits
Crafts from the Clink
Dragon Hill Studio
Emma Jane Makes
Ewe Felty Thing
Foxy Yarn & Beautiful
Hailstone Heritage
Heavenly Hookers
Hitchin Haberdashery
IFA International Feltmakers
Joe’s Toes
Manfield Crafts


Mint Bee
Nerdy Birdy
North Herts Guild of Spinners, Weavers & Dyers
Northants Guild of Spinners, Weavers & Dyers
Owl About Yarns
Purple N8
Quaint Craft Corner
Re-made by Sam
Rosies Moments
Sheep on Mars
Sheepy Things
Strawberry Fields
Textile Garden
The Crochet Train
The Knitting Gift Shop
The Knitting Shed
The Knitting Swede
The Little Grey Girl
The Wool Barn
The Wool Kitchen

Third Vault Yarns
Town & Yarns
Truly Hooked
Twisted Yarn
Unique Yarns
Velvet Sixpence
Watercolours & Lace
Willow Knits
Wool Zone
Wools & Feltie
Yarns from the Plain
Yarns u Like


Sun & Moon Juice
Vintage Allsorts    

St Marys Church Hitchin.jpg


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.



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...