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Wool on the Exe

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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First visit to Wool on the Exe

This is a wonderful shop and Deb was just so helpful and friendly. She was very knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
LSMathsteacher
Highly recommend!

I visited this shop yesterday and absolutely loved it. I decided to take up crochet so popped in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JLLea
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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We are a fibre arts centre with a focus on unique, hard to find British wool and alpaca. We hold workshops in knitting, crochet, spinning/dyeing, weaving and felting and also stock beautiful handmade artisan gifts.
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2 Okehampton Street, Exeter EX4 1DW, England
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+44 1392 669015
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a wonderful shop and Deb was just so helpful and friendly. She was very knowledgeable and gave me several different options - even helped with the suitability of colours. Would love to attend some workshops when I have more time! - will definitely...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this shop yesterday and absolutely loved it. I decided to take up crochet so popped in for materials. The staff were incredibly friendly and helpful and made me feel really welcome and comfortable. I will definitely be going back!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JLLea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing friendly staff a lady called Deb spoke to me for ages helping me with my yarn issues and made me feel so welcome yarn is really well priced definitely won't be going anywhere else to purchase my yarn!

Date of experience: March 2019
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DLJudd, Manager at Wool on the Exe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your lovely review! We really appreciate it :-)

Reviewed January 30, 2019

Attended a workshop on knitting the continental way. Excellent tuition . After knitting for over 60 years it was fascinating to learn a new approach. A delightful afternoon in nice surroundings and good company. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 9, 2019

One of the few shops I love to be in, (not keen on shopping!) Warm, friendly staff and customers. Fabulous range of yarns including hand dyed skeins; some ready-made items and patterns printed from websites so no need to pay a fortune for books. A...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Attended a beginners wet felting workshop at Wool on the Exe today. Great fun. Very informative and friendly class. The shop stocks quite a verity of local hand spun/ dyed yarns. Staff are very helpful and the shop offers a wide range of workshops and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Süz J
DLJudd, Manager at Wool on the Exe, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review of our shop :-) We're happy that you enjoyed the workshop and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

What a gem! It's lovely to see a shop that includes Yarns from local independent dyers amongst the better known brands and this little shop has a fabulous range. The ladies there were lovely and really know their stuff. Well worth a visit!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Just discovered this little gem of shop. The Lady that serve us was more than helpful. This is not only a wool/ craft shop they also do work shops for various crafts, If you like crafting and want to buy supplies or even take a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ching135
DLJudd, Owner at Wool on the Exe, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely review of our shop! We hope you stop by to see us again:-)

Reviewed July 18, 2018

My first visit today . Very friendly I will be visiting again soon. Wide variety of tools at varied prices.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank janekemp2018
DLJudd, Owner at Wool on the Exe, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review :-) We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed June 26, 2018

I attended the sock workshop at wool on the exe today. What an excellent afternoon. We all made a mini sock and learnt the techniques needed for successful knitting. I learnt loads and I have already stared my grownup pair! Thank you so much to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank judyrourke
DLJudd, Owner at Wool on the Exe, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018

Thank you so much Judy! It was great to have you join us!

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