The Pincushion is a yarn shop in Oswestry that sells high quality yarns. Its sells a range of British yarns; Shropshire Yarn spun from Shropshire sheep (Flock of Ages) and Blue Faced Leicester wool (WYS), which comes in a range of colours and a beautiful bird print pattern. Both of these brands are reared, sheared and spun in the UK.
The Pincushion also sales luxurious hand dyed yarns by Fyberspates and Colinette. Colinette Yarns are dyed in Llanfair Caereinion, Powys and come in a variety of styles and colours.
There is also a lovely selection of baby yarns and designer yarns from Rowan, Sublime and Sirdar.
As well as selling yarns ‘The Pincushion’ also holds textile workshops for all ages. These workshops include dressmaking, soft furnishings, toy making, spinning, knitting, crochet and re-upholstery to name a few.
Textile workshops run all week, for a full list please check the workshops section or contact the shop. There is also a knit and natter gathering every Thursday from 7pm onwards at The Last Inn in Upper Hengeod.