*Reduced hours for now while we juggle schedules, and stock, and online orders etc... We'll add more opening hours soon!
is a really great option for "safe" shopping and can be done via your screens or even at the door (unless we're in Tier 4 or higher)!
at any given time, so you might need to take a seat outside for a bit... Bring your knitting/crochet?
Please try to research what you want to look at beforehand to reduce time spent in the shop - not because we don't LOVE a long, sensual, casual, relaxed browse (we really do), but we need to do our bit to
etc. You should aim to spend under 15 mins in the shop.
or suitable facial covering whilst in the shop - no exceptions.
Our fun, welcoming and treasure-filled shop is situated in gorgeous Richmond-upon-Thames
- a jewel in London’s crown. Probably London's most attractive borough
, it has long been a favourite retreat for Royalty and the rich and famous.
The River Thames
runs for over 10 miles through the borough, linking Hampton Court Palace, Richmond Town Centre and Kew Gardens
with London. Richmond rivals anywhere in London with its beautiful Royal Parks
and open spaces, historic houses, theatres, museums, galleries, exhibits and town centre bursting with life.
Only 10 miles southwest of Central London, you can access Richmond by tube, train, bus, car, bike, boat and foot (see below). With easy access and a world to see and do, Richmond upon Thames provides the perfect getaway!
And don't forget to take a very short stroll up Richmond Hill
from Tribe to experience the only view in England that is protected by an Act of Parliament. Unmissable!
Arriving by Public Transport
The closest tube/overground station to us is Richmond Station which is serviced by the District Line and Overground Trains. We are a 7 minute walk from the station, or hop on to No. 371 or 65 bus from the Station to within 200 yards of our door.
Arriving by Car
There is Pay & Display parking right outside the shop on Richmond Hill. Alternatively, if the spots are taken, park at:
- Richmond Riverside Car Park,
- Paradise Road Car Park
- Waitrose Car Park, or
- Friars Lane Car Park
For more parking options around near us, check out YourParkingSpace or Parkopedia before you set out.
Arriving by Air
Heathrow Airport is 12 miles from Richmond upon Thames, approximately half an hour by car or taxi, depending on traffic congestion.However, there are a multitude of ways to get to Richmond from Heathrow by public transport.
Shop Navigation & Accessibility
Our shop is arranged over 3 floors.
The Main Floor houses yarns from Lace weight through to Sport weight as well as books, patterns and all the notions. There is a 2½" step to get into the front door, and the door is 41" or 105cm wide.
The 1st Floor (with access via a gorgeous metal spiral staircase) is where you'll find the thicker yarns from DK through to Jumbo. The main table and chairs are upstairs too. This is where most of our lessons and workshops take place, although sometimes classes can be moved downstairs if they take place outside of regular opening hours.
The Basement is mainly Staff Only access, but we do host some workshops in the Basement, e.g. Shibori dyeing. The toilets are located in the Basement. Access is via a spiral staircase.
Please note that bags are not allowed on the Spiral Staircase, but can be left with staff on the Main Floor.
If you have any questions or concerns, please fill out the form below or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone us on 020 8940 0999. We are so happy to help!