About the Guild

The Guild's aim is to bring together those who practise handweaving, spinning and allied crafts. To help and encourage them to increase their knowledge, understanding and skills by discussion, demonstration, exhibition, teaching and the provision of quality resource materials.

© 2019 - Handweavers and Spinners Guild of Victoria Inc

Find Us Here

655 Nicholson Street

Carlton North  3054

Phone: 9387 9222

Contact Us

Guild rooms open to the Public, Tuesday to Saturday

10:00am to 3:00pm

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Craft Supplies

We stock all the fibres, all the colours and all the accessories!  Everything for whatever craft you practice, whether that's yarns for weaving, natural fleeces for spinning or natural dyes for colour play.  Come in and see what's in stock today.

  • An excellent range of fleeces from the fine to strong wools.

  • Coloured wool & wool/ silk blend tops from First Editions Fibres for spinning and felting.

  • Fibreworks and Ashford fibres are also in stock. 

  • Luxury fibres, alpaca, mohair and angora

  • Silk fibre, natural and dyed in many forms such as silk hankies, blanket and even tissue silk - suitable for both spinning and felting

  • The latest alternative  fibres including tencel and soy, bamboo, and carbon fibre (when available).

  • Huge range of dyes including Landscape, Earth Palette and Gaywool.

  • For natural dyeing we have an extensive range of natural dye extracts such as
    madder, indigo, cochineal, etc

  • The latest books on a range of topics, spinning, weaving, dyeing, felting,
    knitting and other related titles.​

The Guild also offers Gift Certificate that can be used across the Guild for items made by guild members, or for craft supplies or equipment for spinners, weavers, knitters, dyers.  Gift certificates can also be used for classes and workshops with bookings via the Guild office. Gift Certificates are a great idea at any time of year, not just Christmas.

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Hand turned wooden spindles