Welcome to Virtual Yarns -- a small independent family business based on the Hebridean Isle of Lewis. Our products are rooted in the rich cultural heritage of the Hebrides, and are sent directly from Scotland to our customers throughout the world.

We are currently open to orders. Due to the current pandemic we are staying socially distanced and safe in the workplace. This means that orders can take longer than usual to process and dispatch. Delivery times may also be longer than usual as postal services work to cope with the challenges that the pandemic has brought to shipping and delivery.

 

EUROPEAN UNION CUSTOMERS:

IF YOU ARE ORDERING FROM ANY EU COUNTRY YOU MUST READ OUR DELIVERY INFORMATION PAGE BEFORE ORDERING, WHERE YOU WILL FIND OUT MORE ABOUT SHIPPING AND CUSTOMS BETWEEN GB AND EU NOW THAT BRITAIN HAS LEFT THE EU.

These changes do not affect British and Rest of World customers.

Here you will find --

• Unique luxury pure wool yarns created by legendary hand-knitting designer Alice Starmore, including her Hebridean range: each shade a complex composition of fleece-dyed colours which reflect a particular aspect of her native Hebridean land and seascape.

• Knitting books that have become famous standard texts, reflecting Alice Starmore’s world-renowned expertise in traditional hand knitting techniques.

• A wealth of hand knitting kits by Alice Starmore and her daughter Jade Starmore, which use traditional knitting techniques to create innovative and original designs for the enjoyment of hand knitters everywhere.

Welcome to Virtual Yarns -- a small independent family business based on the Hebridean Isle of Lewis. Our products are rooted in the rich cultural heritage of the Hebrides, and are sent directly from Scotland to our customers throughout the world.

We are currently open to orders. Due to the current pandemic we are staying socially distanced and safe in the workplace. This means that orders can take longer than usual to process and dispatch. Delivery times may also be longer than usual as postal services work to cope with the challenges that the pandemic has brought to shipping and delivery.

 

EUROPEAN UNION CUSTOMERS:

IF YOU ARE ORDERING FROM ANY EU COUNTRY YOU MUST READ OUR DELIVERY INFORMATION PAGE BEFORE ORDERING, WHERE YOU WILL FIND OUT MORE ABOUT SHIPPING AND CUSTOMS BETWEEN GB AND EU NOW THAT BRITAIN HAS LEFT THE EU.

These changes do not affect British and Rest of World customers.

Here you will find --

• Unique luxury pure wool yarns created by legendary hand-knitting designer Alice Starmore, including her Hebridean range: each shade a complex composition of fleece-dyed colours which reflect a particular aspect of her native Hebridean land and seascape.

• Knitting books that have become famous standard texts, reflecting Alice Starmore’s world-renowned expertise in traditional hand knitting techniques.

• A wealth of hand knitting kits by Alice Starmore and her daughter Jade Starmore, which use traditional knitting techniques to create innovative and original designs for the enjoyment of hand knitters everywhere.