Knitting and Crochet

Looking for a local
wool shop?

We stock some of the UK’s best-loved wool brands, ranging from toy wools to Aran, baby wool, sock wool, chunky and even faux fur.

Supporting British and local Cotswolds wool
At the Bourton Basket we stock rare-breed wool from the Cotswolds, as well as British wools reared and sheared in the UK.

From the Cotswolds, to the Shetlands and as far away as the Falklands, you’ll find beautiful pure wool yarn at the Bourton Basket.

Nuts about Knitting?

We stock a huge range of knitting wool from 3 and 4ply to double knit, chunky and Aran from the UK’s leading wool and yarn companies.

Brands include:

  • James C Brett
  • King Cole
  • Opal
  • West Yorkshire Spinners (WYS) and more

We also stock a wide range of knitting patterns, knitting books, knitting kits – including sock kits, shawls, toys and baby and toddler knitting kits.


Find KnitPro knitting needles at the Bourton Basket.

We stock a large range from Clover, Pony, KnitPro and major knitting brands, including:

  • Knitting needles: Single ended, double ended and circular knitting needles.
  • Knitting tools: Stitch markers, stitch holders, row counters and more
  • Knitting accessories: Knitting bags, yarn holders and more

Love to Crochet?

We are always expanding our crochet section, which includes:

  • Crochet yarns and wool
  • Crochet patterns
  • Crochet hooks in all sizes including traditional and ergonomic crochet needles

TOFT – Crochet Animal Kits
in 100% wool.

Find crochet books, yarn and animal kits from luxury British DIY knitwear and wool company TOFT.