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Wool on the Exe

2 Okehampton Street, Exeter EX4 1DW, England
+44 1392 669015
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Wool on the Exe

Just discovered this little gem of shop. The Lady that serve us was more than helpful. This is not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ching135
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Devon, United Kingdom
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My first visit today . Very friendly I will be visiting again soon. Wide variety of tools at varied... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
janekemp2018
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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We are a fibre arts centre with a focus on unique, hard to find British wool and alpaca. We hold workshops in knitting, crochet, spinning/dyeing, weaving and felting and also stock beautiful handmade artisan gifts.
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“yarn shop” (3 reviews)
“learning how” (2 reviews)
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2 Okehampton Street, Exeter EX4 1DW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just discovered this little gem of shop. The Lady that serve us was more than helpful. This is not only a wool/ craft shop they also do work shops for various crafts, If you like crafting and want to buy supplies or even take a...More

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DLJudd, Owner at Wool on the Exe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your lovely review of our shop! We hope you stop by to see us again:-)

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first visit today . Very friendly I will be visiting again soon. Wide variety of tools at varied prices.

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DLJudd, Owner at Wool on the Exe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind review :-) We look forward to seeing you again!

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

I attended the sock workshop at wool on the exe today. What an excellent afternoon. We all made a mini sock and learnt the techniques needed for successful knitting. I learnt loads and I have already stared my grownup pair! Thank you so much to...More

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DLJudd, Owner at Wool on the Exe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Thank you so much Judy! It was great to have you join us!

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

I love this shop! It has a really lovely atmosphere and I enjoy going there to browse and chat with other knitters. Debbie (the manager) is wonderful, super helpful and always on hand to give advice or help you choose the right yarn for a...More

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DLJudd, Owner at Wool on the Exe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

We love you too :-) Thanks for writing and sharing your generous thoughts with others!

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I love this shop. I have knitted two double blankets for my grandchildren and in joyed every minute making them. I am on my third blanket for our bed in our caravan. The staff are so helpful and friendly. Knitting has really helped me through...More

Thank Sandra S
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DLJudd, Owner at Wool on the Exe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Sandra, Thank you very much for your kind words. It means a lot to us. We appreciate that life's not easy for you right now, but with every stitch, you're getting stronger! We're glad to be part of the journey. Debbie xo

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Had fleeces here for 18 months. Partner booked me on workshop for spinning and wow loved it! Very interesting, informative and most important fun! Hopefully more workshops will be held and I will certainly be there. Lovely shop, loads of things to buy. Very friendly!...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Very fun and informative class on spinning, lots of important information about different kinds of wool, cleaning, carding, drafting as well as actually spinning😊

Thank Christine L
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DLJudd, Owner at Wool on the Exe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Christine, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! We're so glad you enjoyed our spinning workshop :-)

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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Located in Okehampton Street in Exeter City this wool shop is a great place to come to find the colour of the ball of wool you need. Plenty of choice and helpful staff.

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DLJudd, Owner at Wool on the Exe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your thoughts about our shop! We really appreciate it :-)

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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Went here for a crochet workshop. Had a great time learning, meeting some lovely ladies and enjoyed a lovely cuppa with cookies along with it. Natalia was our teacher and we learned a lot from her. Would definitely recommend this place for workshops, Wool’s and...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I went to the store in hopes of starting a craft. I explained to the lady there what I was hoping to do and she offered options advice and plenty of help. I'm delighted and will return!

Thank Adriana H
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DLJudd, Owner at Wool on the Exe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear Adriana, thank you very much for taking the time to share your thoughts about our shop. I hope you're happily crafting away!

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