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Excellent yarn shop

An absolute gem of a yarn shop! The best in the Newcastle area, I have been to a few, but this is... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Anja Britt C
Love this amazing wool shop

I live in Newcastle and happily travel 14 miles north to use this darling little treasure. Always... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Alwyn M
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Wide choice of yarns for all budgets. Patterns, magazines, accessories. Super range of unique, locally crafted gifts. Full programme of workshops including knitting, crochet and felting.Friendly Knit2gether group. Put-by scheme, loyalty card, expert...more
Chantry Place, Morpeth NE61 1PJ, England
+44 1670 504045
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

An absolute gem of a yarn shop! The best in the Newcastle area, I have been to a few, but this is the only one who offers a really good (ie not just standard, somewhat acrylic heavy) assortment of wool, including hand dyed, but also...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

I live in Newcastle and happily travel 14 miles north to use this darling little treasure. Always a friendly and helpful welcome. Craft workshops are good, never to late to learn something new. Pop in and see for yourself, worth a visit.

Thank Alwyn M
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Love this place. I meet up with like minded people for knit/crochet and natters. A wide range of yarn from the basic Stylecraft to some very tasty ranges in gorgeous colours. Get togethers happen weekly on Friday afternoons and monthly on first Wednesday evening and...More

1  Thank LadyHGG
Reviewed 10 April 2018

A fantastic local yarn shop and community space. Donna stocks a wide range of yarns from budget Stylecraft (in every colour!!) and Drops to more specialist yarns such as Greta and the Fibers from Barcelona (free cowl pattern thrown in!!). There are regular craft togethers...More

2  Thank tabby101
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Treacle is the best wool shop well worth seeking out it's tucked away behind the Chantry Absolutely fabulous selection of yarns from Drops and small independent producers Drop in's and loads of workshop options Plenty of advice and guidance on offer I love ❤️ this...More

1  Thank BronwynT113
Reviewed 10 April 2018

A fantastic shop,run by the lovely Donna, with a great choice of yarn. Friendly customers who regularly meet upstairs for tea/coffee, cake/biscuits, knitting/crochet and a chat. I love going there.

2  Thank _pat_foster1958
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

I am a regular visitor at Treacle. The yarn selection is great. The courses are fantastic ... I learned to crochet there and have also done sessions on knitting too. Very friendly. Nothing too much trouble and very helpful with finding special items and selecting...More

1  Thank LizzieB967
Reviewed 24 January 2018

After having a break from knitting for a number of years, I found the treacle wool shop very informative giving me advice on both suitable wools and starter patterns. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Barburr
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I bought some 100% wool yarn and when I got home realised I hadn't bought enough. I rang the shop the next day and they put another ball aside even though I couldn't get to the shop for another service. I have used this shop...More

2  Thank ChristinaRoseW
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

I went in to ask for advice on needles, when I said I had to knitting in my bag the lady helped to fix the problem I had been having and invited me to sit a while to do a couple of rows with her...More

2  Thank LarrynCap
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