Contact Swansea Bay Yarns shop

01792 469171

shop@swanseabayyarns.wales

4 Cornwall Place
Mumbles
Swansea SA3 4DP

Contact Us

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Opening Hours

Sunday and Monday – Closed
Tuesday 10am – 4pm
Wednesday 10am – 4pm
Thursday 2pm – 6pm
Friday 10am – 4pm
Saturday 10am – 4pm

Terms & Conditions

We do not take returns or exchanges on goods bought in shop unless faulty.

Upcoming Events

Swansea Bay Yarns Alpaca Yarn Sale Day

Saturday 1st June 2024

10.30 am until 3.30 pm

Two visiting Alpacas (Billy and River) from 10.30 am for as long as they can tolerate!

Sophie, owner of flock, will be happy to talk about using the fleece, spinning and knitting … and exhibiting finished garments.

There be a fabulous 10% – 20% off with an array of suitable patterns for the yarns … but also some bargain bins with 50g balls starting at £2.00 a shot…lots of choices and great offers.

All welcome

Swansea Bay Yarns Alpaca Yarn Sale Day - Sat 1st June 2024 - Billy the alpaca

Upcoming Workshops

To Be Confirmed

Past Workshops

How to make socks

Part One – Monday 4th December 23, 10.15am – 1pm

Location – Swansea Bay Yarns shop!
Tutor – Rhian aka Sock Doctor
Techniques taught – long-tail cast-on, working in the round with dpns, heel flap and turn.
There will be homework – the gusset!!!

Part Two 

Techniques taught – toe construction and closure (often referred to as the dreaded Kitchener Stitch).
£67.50 – This includes both sessions, yarn and set of dpns.

*you need to be able to knit, purl, cast on and cast off to join this sock-making class🧦

The Sock Doctor - Hand knitted socks with pink toes and mixed colours on foot

Beginner Sock Class

Part One – Monday 18th September 23, 6.30 til 9pm

Location – Swansea Bay Yarns shop!
Tutor – Rhian aka Sock Doctor
Techniques taught .. long-tail cast-on, working in the round with dpns, heel flap and turn.
There will be homework!!!

Part Two – Monday 2nd October 23, 6:30pm til 9pm

Techniques taught – toe construction and closure (often referred to as the dreaded Kitchener Stitch).
£67.50 – This includes both sessions, yarn and set of dpns.

The sock doctor - blue socks with chickens on the cuffs and eggs on the toe