Since 1984 Selections is one of the leading family operated stores in the whole of Ireland for all your knitting, haberdashery and crochet needs.
The store is now operated and managed by Gwen’s daughter Julie and daughter in law, Laura. With more than 30 years experience in the yarn industry our passion is to encourage and service the needs of all knitters and crocheters, novice to expert, with traditional or modern tastes.
Selections Wool Shop is an award winning yarn crafting store based in the heart of Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland. One of the only truly family run yarn stores in Ireland, with over 30 years experience, you can be assured that we have the best knowledge and advice available in the UK and Ireland.
Our passion is to encourage your creativity and get you crafting items that you can be proud of! We are always on hand to give you advice and inspiration. Whether its colours combinations, pattern help or that stitch that just doesn’t seem right, we use our experience to develop your crafting hobby.
Whether you are a dab hand or are new to the hobbies of knitting or crocheting we guarantee that you will find a project to fit your ability, leave feeling inspired and unable to put your needles or hook down!
We stock a full range of yarns by King Cole, Jarol, New Arrivals, New Fashion, Wendy and Robin, a huge selection of needles, crochet hooks, buttons, ribbons, patterns, haberdashery and sewing materials and accessories. All our yarns are available in a variety of weights from 3 ply to Super Chunky, and you can be sure that whatever your skill level might be…. from novice to expert you will be able to find everything you need, to keep your hands busy here at Selections. Julie and Laura are always only a phone call, email or private message away to offer any advice, help or encouragement you might need. Our customers come from all over Ireland, from Portrush on the North Coast right the whole way down to Cork at the bottom of Ireland. We have even had regular mail orders from England, Canada and even America. If you can’t make it in for a visit give us a call or drop us an email and Julie or Laura will be delighted to send your order via courier to arrive right on your front door step within 48 hours. Check out our Facebook page for regularly updated offers, discounts, products and competitions. Selections Wool Shop…its all in the name!
Check out our Facebook page for regularly updated offers, discounts, products and competitions