The Shop

Beautiful wool shop in an historic building in the heart of Faversham, medieval market town.

Stockists of yarn, patterns, books, notions and accessories from: Baa Ram Ewe; Brittany; Debbie Bliss; CoopKnits; East London Knit; Erika Knight; Fyberspates; Gutermann; Hedgehog Fibres; Helen Robertson; Juniper Moon Farm; Karie Westermann; Kate Davies; KnitGizmo; KnitPro; Louisa Harding; Lotus Yarns; Mondial; Navia; Noro; Pom Pom Quarterly; Rowan; Soak; Stolen Stitches; Sublime; SweetGeorgia; Sylvan Tiger Yarn; The Fibre Co; The Knitting Goddess; The London Craft Guide; The Yarn Dispensary yarn buddies; Tin Can Knits; TOFT Ed’s Animals crochet kits; and WestKnits.

Only bricks and mortar retailer in the South of England for Sylvan Tiger Yarns.

Exclusive range of Rose Dickinson buttons, exclusive limited edition sterling silver sewing up needle necklaces – a design collaboration with Antoinette Luckhurst silversmith.

Friendly, helpful advice and encouragement for knitters of all levels. We will make you feel better, stitches don’t have to hurt!


Opening times

Please note:
We will be closed for a break from 5pm on Saturday 29th July.
Opening refreshed at 10am Tuesday 15th August.

Saturday 29th July
Last day of yarn/ pattern/ materials acquisition before we have two weeks off…
form an orderly queue 9am – 5pm.
We will have a gazebo up opposite the shop again for an alfresco knitting and crochet get together from 10am – 3pm on this day; come on over to our place!

There will be NO KNIT NIGHT on Thursday 17th August.

Monday: closed
Tuesday: 10am – 5pm
Wednesday: 10am – 5pm
Thursday: 7pm – 9pm
Knit night
Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday: 9am – 5pm
Sunday: closed

The Yarn Dispensary
6 Market Place Faversham Kent ME13 7AG
01795 597 700


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Knit Night

Thursdays 7pm – 9pm

Bring whatever you are working on and join us for a social. We have biscuits!


Yarn Tasting

Come in and try our yarns. A range of lovelies cast on for you to sample.

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