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From Sheep to Skein!

We here at Wool Tops are very proud of our traceability and are passionate about wool which is why we have invested time ensuring that all our suppliers are too. We now have a well established supply chain and are 100% committed to focusing on the traceability of our wool products. We have amazing talent in the UK so, wherever possible, all our production happens in Britain. We have produced this video with John Arbon and hope it gives a little insight into our daily lives at Wool Tops and John Arbon Textiles. We start with the hand selecting of...

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A successful show


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The British Wool Show

We are very busy packing and sorting for the British Wool Show next week.  Here are just a few things we are bringing along... Leicester long wool & Wensleydale fleeces. Beautiful.  The show is held at York Auction Mart, Murton, York, YO19 5GF. Friday 7th August 10am - 5pm & Saturday 8th August 10am - 4pm. The aim of British Wool Show is to support all things wool and to raise the profile for British Wool, and the many products produced by the British Textiles industry. You can buy tickets HERE. We look forward to seeing you there! 

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Trip to Village farm...

Last week I had the pleasure of visiting Village farm, in Salcombe, South Devon.

Shetland sheep

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Our new Merino Yarn

Here at Wooltops HQ we have been excitedly unpacking our latest delivery of yarn ... ‘organically farmed fine Merino’!


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