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Anchor Stranded Cotton Bundle

Anchor Stranded Cotton Bundle

We are discontinuing our range of Anchor 6 stranded cotton and so here is a chance for you to pick up a bundle of assorted threads at a discounted cost.

8 metres on a skein.

RRP 91 pence each

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Tapestry Needles - Mixed Pack VLN06

Tapestry Needles - Mixed Pack VLN06


Pack of 6 needles, all with large eye so easy threading. For use with wool and thicker threads.

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14 count Aida - plain colours by the metre (108cm wide)

14 count Aida - plain colours by the metre (108cm wide)

14 count is the most popular for cross stitch. Use with a blunt size 24 tapestry needle and 3 strands of thread.

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Large Linen Box - Round Pale Natural

Large Linen Box - Round Pale Natural



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Australian Wool Flannel 20" x 30" Piece

Australian Wool Flannel 20


Gorgeous cream flannel made in australia from the geelong blanket company , holds crewel wool beautifully. has a resdual lanolin content so your needles will never rust - hence its historic use for needlecases .

Available in large sizes too - get in touch if you require a bigger piece.

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Appletons Wools 691-698

Appletons Wools 691-698

Appletons Wools 471-479

Appletons Wools 471-479

BKS03 Primavera book

BKS03 Primavera book


First class instruction book . 30 pages with clear colour pictures ,stitch diagrams , explanations and charts to show you how to recreate the flora and fauna depicted on the cover . printed fabric available separately at £20 .

really clear entry level book into this fabulous 3d embroidery technique .

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Small Satin Covered Box - Round

Small Satin Covered Box - Round


82mm. With a removable insert in the lid that can be used for mounting a piece of needlework or similar. RRP £6.85

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Appletons Wools 221-227

Appletons Wools 221-227

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What do we sell?
We often get asked this and the answer is........alot! Here is a small sample of what you can find at the Viking Loom:

Needlework - cross stitch, embroidery, tapestry, crewel work and accessories to go with it all ... lamps ,magnifiers.

Threads - DMC , Edmar, Gutermann, Stef Francis, madeira, sulky .

Wools - Anchor tapestry wool on special offer as cutting back on this range , Appletons tapestry and crewel wool in both hanks and skeins .

Quilting - a whole room full of first class quilting cottons, cotton ,polyester and bamboo waddings, rulers, rotary cutters ,mats ,..

Beads - top quality glass from the Czech Republic in a vast and ever growing variety.

Jewellery findings and tools that you can't live without - pliers, wires, threads, mats ........

Books - on a range of topics from Elizabethan embroidery to the basics of beading, quilting ,applique .

Frames - for needlework- stands and seat frames, quilting and embroidery hoops.

the kettle is always on so please come and find us .

you won't be disappointed .

we are open ten until four pm mon to saturday .

Crochet - wools, charts and books

And what don't we sell? We sell most things crafty but the things that we are most regularly asked for but just don't have the space for are:

Knitting wool


If you are looking for something specific and can't find it in our online store, don't worry. We can probably get it for you so please get in touch and we will do our very best! You can e-mail or use the online contact page to tell us what it is that you are looking for and we will let you know if we can help.

Delivery costs
We are happy to be able to offer a worldwide postal service for goods ordered either in the shop, online, by email or over the phone.

For retail goods ordered online, postage costs are as follows:


Free (with the exception of a very small selection of heavy/bulky goods such as able stretchers and bead sweepings)


Orders up to £50 delivery is £10

Orders up to £100 delivery is £15

Orders up to £200 delivery is £20

Orders up to £300 delivery is £30


Orders upto £15 delivery is £7.50

Orders up to £20 delivery is £10.00

Orders up to £35 delivery is £15

Orders over £100 delivery is £25

Orders up to £200 delivery is £35
Expected Delivery Times
We aim to send out your order within 2 working days from receipt of payment.

Items are sent out by Royal Mail.

If we have any problems with stock ,we shall contact you straight away .
Problems with My Order

You are more than welcome to return the goods to us for a full refund within 28 days of receipt. Returned goods must be of a saleable condition, unused and in the original undamaged packaging. You will have to pay return postage costs.


You must contact us immediately so that we can rectify this for you.


If you have placed your order and for whatever reason decide to cancel, please email us as soon as possible at

If your goods have not already been despatched, we will cancel the order on your behalf and refund the money paid by the method you paid i.e if you paid by Paypal, you will be refunded by Paypal.

If your goods have already been sent, it is your responsibility to send them back to us at your own cost. Once the goods have been recieved back in the same condition in which they were sent, the money paid will be refunded by the method you originally paid.

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