Buy British Wool

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Since the day our Greengate Mill opened in 1784 right up to today, Marriner Yarns has always had a deep rooted affinity with British wool.

In a global market where knitters are always looking for the best yarns at the most competitive prices, it would be easy for a company to lose track of its roots and forget where it’s come from. However at Marriner we’re proud that all of the wool we use in our wool yarns: Marriner Aran with Wool 400g (£5.50)  and Marriner Double Knit with Wool 100g only use British wool.

We’re proud to offer our customers the best possible wool content at an unbeatable price whilst supporting British farmers.

To find out more about our wool and…

Keeping Britain Knitting Since 1784

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With over 200 years of supplying the Great British public with yarn, it’s fair to say that Marriner has ‘woven’ it’s way into the hearts of knitting enthusiasts throughout the country.

From our beginnings as a cotton spinning mill in Yorkshire in 1784, right up to selling our yarn online today, our company’s two hundred year history has run parallel with Britain’s love of knitting.

We’re proud to have played such a big part in the lives of our knitting community. Indeed many of our customers today remember when they had garments knitted for them, using Marriner Yarns, when they were children. Such longevity is a privilege and honour, which we don’t take for granted…

British Knitting

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