Yarn Retreats

What’s your idea of heaven? How about a weekend full of knitting and crochet, learning new skills, surrounded by luxury yarns? Add in a gorgeous seaside location on the beautiful Jurassic Coast, and beautiful accommodation. Tempted? You should be!

Yarn Retreats run  throughout the year in early spring and late autumn. Each weekend will include workshops on how to dye your yarn, creating beautiful unique colourways, learning techniques you can easily recreate at home. You can chose to come to a yarn retreat, full of yarn, knitting, crochet and spinning, with a creative workshop on a new skill. Alternatively why not indulge your love of crochet with Dedri Uys on a crochet retreat, or learn how to dye yarn with food and flowers for a natural approach to yarn dyeing.

The weekend takes place in a lovely house just five minutes walk from the sea at Lyme Regis. Stunning luxury accommodation with sea views, and plenty of room to relax, you will love your time on the Jurassic Coast. Choose to stay in your own room, or share a twin room with a friend and save.

After a full weekend of yarny goodness, you will take home a goody bag full of treats including all the items you have made, hand dyed yarn,  and some special things to remember your weekend by.

You can see more photos of the retreat and read a review here  

For another review of a Crochet retreat with Dedri Uys, read this blog post here

To read a review of the retreat with Rachel Coopey please click here

Places are limited, and so to reserve your place now please book here  or use the form below to get in touch with any questions.

Retreats start at £349 including all workshops, materials needed,  accommodation, food  and a goody bag to take home. If you would prefer to reserve your place with a 50% non refundable deposit, use code DEPOSIT when you check out. The balance of your yarn retreat will be required 6 weeks before your stay. Please ensure you have read the terms and conditions, particularly concerning our refund policy. You can find them in full HERE 






What guests have said about the retreats:

‘It was a fab weekend & we made some beautiful things thanks to Daisy’s brilliant guidance! Lyme Regis is beautiful too & the house was stunning. Felt very at home. The carrot cake was to die for as well…. ‘ Claire, April 2015

‘Was a wonderful weekend- highly recommended!’ Sarah, January 2015

‘The retreat in April was my first and one of the best weekends I have ever had. Daisy is lovely. Food was fantastic. Lyme is beautiful and the dyeing workshops were simply amazing. I came back inspired, relaxed, refreshed and having made some very good new friends.’ Sara April 2015

‘This weekend was the best. I felt so relaxed and welcome – a home from home without the housekeeping. Back home with enough inspiration to get me through my yarn stash for the next 6 mths. Thank you Daisy,Dedri, and the yarnies. I will be back!’ Clare October 2015

‘I have had the most amazing weekend with Daisy and Dedri. There was not a moment I didn’t love. Early morning walking on the beach (finding fossils), back for a delicious breakfast followed by yarn dying, yummy lunch, crochet, exploring Lyme, making crochet hooks, crochet, dinner, crochet. Combined with excellent company it was bliss. I will be back next year’ Alison November 2015


For more information email daisy@devonsunyarns.co.uk now.

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