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  • Addi
    Addi knitting needles, crochet hooks and accessories. Premium luxury products giving you lasting enjoyment - Laughing Hens
  • Araucania
    Araucania yarns are inspired by ancient south American crafts created with hand painted yarns. View Araucania at Laughing Hens
  • Artesano
    Artesano - renowned for alpaca and wool blends in deep rich shades. Shop for Artesano at Laughing Hens for fast and friendly service.
  • Art Viva
    Art Viva are beautifully hand crafted Tasmanian Oak wooden knitting needles topped with bright polka dot tops, created from sustainable Tasmanian Oak.
  • Bergere de France
    Search the finest quality yarns from Bergere de France at Laughing Hens. Helpful step by step pattern support for all Bergere yarns.
  • Brittany
    See our range of Brittany knitting needles, which includes various sizes to suit different projects. We offer friendly service and speedy delivery.
  • Cascade
    Shop the vast Cascade range of high quality natural fibre and blended yarns with supporting patterns at Laughing Hens.
  • Debbie Bliss
    View renowned designer Debbie Bliss yarns and patterns at Laughing Hens. Full range of weights and colours. Fast and friendly service.
  • Erika Knight
    Erika Knight is a highly respected knitwear and crochet designer, as well as the creator of her own eponymous yarn range.
  • Independent Designers
    Promoting Individual Designer Books And Special Pattern Projects Including Homeware, Baby Clothes,Toys, Gifts And Accessories And Many More
  • Juniper Moon Farm
    Based in Virginia, Juniper Moon yarns feature Alpaca, Merino and Silk. Shop for Juniper Moon Farm yarns and patterns at Laughing Hens.
  • King Cole
    King Cole - international supplier of hand and machine knittting yarns in natural and synthetic fibres with patterns to complement.
  • Lotus
    Lotus Yarns have designed an exclusive range of patterns for women that are both stylish and feminine to complement their exclusive yarn range
  • Louisa Harding
    Louisa Harding Yarn. Find the extensive range of luxury Louisa Harding yarns and patterns at Laughing Hens. At the forefront of knitting fashion.
  • Manos del Uruguay
    A member of the WFTO Manos del Uruguay produce hand dyed yarns in stunning colour ways. View the full range at Laughing Hens.
  • Mirasol
    Mirasol yarn sales support local communities in Peru. View Alpaca, Baby Llama, Merino and Silk blends in different colour ways at Laughing Hens.
  • Noro
    Noro yarns - renowned for diverse fibre combinations, distinctive self-patterning colourways and earth-friendly ethos. Buy Noro yarns and patterns here.
  • Patons
    Patons yarn have a rich history and are trusted worldwide as a quality producer of knitting yarn and patterns. Shop for Patons yarns & patterns at Laughing Hens
  • Peter Pan
    Peter Pan knitting yarn for babies and young children. Shop for Peter Pan at Laughing Hens.
  • Regia
    Regia sock yarn in 2 Ply to 6 Ply is machine washable & hard wearing. View the range of colours in patterns and stripes at Laughing Hens.
  • Rooster
    Rooster - high quality natural fibre yarns from Peru for hand and machine knitting. View the yarns and up to date pattern support at Laughing Hens.
  • Rowan
    Based in Yorkshire the Rowan focus is to create luxury, premium yarns sourced from organic natural fibres. View the design-led Rowan range at Laughing Hens.
  • Sirdar
    Sirdar's quality patterns, knitting & crochet yarns at great prices. Fantastic 4 Ply & DK natural fibre yarns for baby & adult garments & fashion knits.
  • Stylecraft
    Our Stylecraft Yarn range is supported by exclusive design collections, which have been created by our designers to offer versatile knits for all the family.
  • Sublime
    Sublime focus on exquisite natural yarns,soft colours and inspirational designs. Shop the extensive range of yarns and patterns at Laughing Hens.
  • Wendy
    Based in Yorkshire Wendy produce timeless and classic yarns and patterns for every knitting and crochet project. View the range at Laughing Hens.
  • Undyed Yarns & Fibres
    Laughing Hens is pleased to offer a selection of undyed yarns, wool tops and fibres perfect for crafters who love to knit or crochet.

Shopping info

  • FAQ
    Here at Laughing Hens we are pleased to answer and advise on any questions or queries customers may have. We have people who can help
  • Terms & Conditions
    We’re fully committed to making our wonderful customers happy. See our terms and conditions information. Please contact us with any questions.
  • Privacy Policy
    At Laughing Hens we take your privacy and security very seriously. We will not disclose any of your information to third parties.
  • Delivery, Refunds and Returns
    At Laughing Hens we’re 100% dedicated to ensuring our lovely customers are always happy. See information about our delivery, returns and refunds policies.
  • Postage Costs
    Select your preferred postal service for peace of mind with World Wide delivery by Royal Mail, quick efficient and reliable.

What's in store

  • Knitting Yarns
  • Knitting Patterns
  • Knitting Needles
  • Special offers
  • Knitting Kits
  • Accessories
    A wide range of accessories for your knitting and crochet projects, including Cath Kidston knitting and sewing accessories, Regia Leather Soles for attaching to your Knitted Socks and Cushion Pads For Homeware Designs. Also Bronte Lambswool Scarf and Bronte Mohair Throws for that extra special gift.
  • Site map
    Laughing Hens is a British supplier of quality yarn, needles, hooks, patterns and accessories. See our sitemap for more information about our site.
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Laughing Hens

  • The Story of Laughing Hens
    Have you ever wondered how the name for the knitting shop came about? The story of Laughing Hens begins with Nicki Trench and her knitting group.
  • Contact Us
    We’re committed to making sure you’re happy. Please get in touch with us for information or help. We’re available to chat Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm.
  • Loyalty scheme
    We’re dedicated to making our wonderful customers happy. That’s why we’ve created this loyalty scheme to reward you for each purchase you make.
  • Needle conversion chart
    Knitting Needles Size Conversion Chart for Metric, US and UK sizes.
  • Yarn conversion chart
    For information about yarn weight, see our handy yarn conversion chart. This includes a breakdown of UK, USA and Australian terminology.
  • Shoe size conversion chart
    See our shoe size conversion chart for children, women and men. This includes information about UK, USA and European sizes.
  • Clothing size conversion chart
    See our clothing size conversion chart for children’s, women’s and men’s clothing sizes. This includes conversion information for UK, USA, and Europe.