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Bridport Yarn

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Fabulous shop!!

This gorgeous shop is an Aladdin’s cave for all knitters - if you love wool and special treats then... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2018
Julie F
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Fabulous Crochet Class

I recently did a crochet workshop at 'Yarn', Bridport, and was lucky enough to be taught by owner... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2018
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35A South Street, Bridport DT6 3NY, England
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Reviewed March 24, 2019

Victoria Wood once commented that she had walked the length & breadth of Downing Street & not found a single wool shop. They are a dying breed, but one exists in Bridport which seems to have a considerable stock & they will order in for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

This gorgeous shop is an Aladdin’s cave for all knitters - if you love wool and special treats then come here - it’s fab xx

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Julie F
Bridport-Yarn, Owner at Bridport Yarn, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2018

Lovely to meet you Julie. Thank you so much for your kind review, I'm pleased you like the shop. We look forward to hopefully welcoming you again next time you visit Dorset. Rosie

Reviewed April 23, 2018

I recently did a crochet workshop at 'Yarn', Bridport, and was lucky enough to be taught by owner, Rosie. I can't thank her enough. Such a great teacher, very patient, kind and encouraging. On top of that she knew exactly what she is talking about....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Bridport-Yarn, Owner at Bridport Yarn, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2018

What can I say? A very lovely review....thank you! One of the finest things in life is to be able to share knowledge to enthusiastic people who are open to being inspired and enlightened. The process is two way and I thoroughly enjoyed the workshop...More

Reviewed November 11, 2017

A crochet technique workshop this damp autumn afternoon with my pal Carol and Rosie - our lovely tutor, we were lucky to have a 2:1 session. A brilliant way to spend an afternoon, and learnt some great new stitches and tips, which will be put...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Bridport-Yarn, Owner at Bridport Yarn, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2017

Thank you so much Ruth, for your review. Thank you and Carol too for being so adaptable! I also enjoyed the afternoon and look forward to welcoming you when you visit us again. Happy crochet! Best wishes Rosie

Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

😊Had the most amazing time with my best friend Ruth with Rosie at ‘Yarn’. Rosie really is the most fabulous Teacher of all things yarn!!! A truly Wonderful place to learn something new in a peaceful & calm environment. We will definitely be returning for...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Carol S
Bridport-Yarn, Owner at Bridport Yarn, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2017

Gorgeous review Carol, thank you! I enjoyed sharing some of my crochet knowledge with you and both you and Ruth were a dream to work with. A really thoughtful birthday gift. I'll look forward welcoming you when you're able to visit us again. Best wishes...More

Reviewed October 28, 2017

Excellent stock for the knitter . I asked for some unusual knitting items on behalf of my wife and they were instantly produced from stock

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

Visited this shop while camping locally. Such a lovely, warm lady helped me choose the right yarn for my project. Totally spoiled for choice with beautiful yarns floor to ceiling. The atmosphere in the shop was cosy and fun with a group of chatty knitters...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Julie M
Bridport-Yarn, Owner at Bridport Yarn, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2017

What can I say, other than a huge thank you for your thoughtful and considered review! We try to offer a selection of yarns and accessories that meet the needs and wants of most customers and I'm so pleased you enjoyed your visit both to...More

Reviewed April 11, 2017

Spent a very happy couple of hours being gently guided in how to knit the continental way. The lovely Rosie supplied hot and cold drinks as well as cake to fortify us as we struggled to hold the yarn in a very different way. The...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Bridport-Yarn, Owner at Bridport Yarn, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2017

Thank you so much for your review Marianne. I'm delighted you enjoyed the workshop and I'm hopeful you're persevering with continental style knitting...it will work perfectly when you've mastered sock making too! We'll look forward to welcoming you back soon. Happy knitting!

Reviewed November 18, 2016

An Aladdins cave of beautiful yarns, and Rosie runs brilliant courses in the shop - knitting and crochet. So far I've done Crochet Basics and Crochet Stitches & Techniques - think its going to be Fixing Knitting Mistakes next! Well worth a visit, and Rosie...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Bridport-Yarn, Owner at Bridport Yarn, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. I'm so pleased you like the shop and have enjoyed the workshops. We'll look forward to seeing you soon to fix those knitting mistakes! With very best wishes Rosie

Reviewed September 15, 2016

Through a strange side door. A wealth of patters, yarns and wool. My wife came away with a handfull of embroidery threads and a big smile. Packed with stuff.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Bridport-Yarn, Owner at Bridport Yarn, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2016

I'm pleased you and your wife found the door, Mike! I'm also pleased you appreciated the stock and your wife came away happy! Thank you and I hope you visit us again. Rosie

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