Threads is a family run business supplying Fabric, Wool and Haberdashery in Minehead.

We are proud to be a part of the local community, supplying Fabric, Wool and Haberdashery to Alcombe, Porlock, Dunster, Williton, Watchet Lynton and Lynmouth and the surrounding areas of Exmoor, West Somerset and North Devon.


We offer warm, friendly service and advice, as well as an ever-expanding range of items for all your needlecraft projects.

We are open Monday to Friday 9.30 am to 5.00 pm, Saturday 9:30 am to 3:00 pm, Closed Bank Holidays

Christmas & New Year opening times

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Come in to the shop and meet Jackie...

With a family background of needlecraft, Jackie is always happy to spend time with you discussing your needlecraft needs, help you with your project or show you how to get started.

Her lovely little shop, Threads remains true to the principles of a traditional Haberdashery, with practically everything you will need in one place.

Our aim is to encourage and inspire you with all your needlecraft projects and we offer a full range of workshops and classes for all ages and abilities.

Create your own Winter snow scene

Create your Christmas snow scene with a little help from us...

We have 3 weights of Polyester wadding, great for a snowy landscape. We also have a lightweight fleece, ideal for draping or small areas and our Hollow fibre stuffing can become snow drifts or rocks covered with snow, not forgetting tinsel yarn, which just glistens like a white winter morning.

Needlework & Craft Projects

Projects, ideas and creative inspiration

If you need ideas or inspiration for your next project, or simply need to look at something similar to see how its done, see our Projects page where we share a selection of what we have made.

The Projects page includes illustrations, hints, tips, notes, and in some cases links to free download patterns provided by fabric suppliers.

Whether you want to make beautiful Quilts, items for the home, or handmade gifts, there is a project here for you.

Make a Lampshade

Make a Lampshade

Make a lampshade to match your upholstery, curtains or wallpaper. Our kits will make a professional looking Drum Lampshade using the covering of your choice

Make Bunting

Make Bunting

Bunting is a great way to liven up an occasion, from a birthday or wedding to a garden party and can be easily personalised to spell out any message. Bunting can also be a simple, low cost room decoration, turning scraps of fabric into a pretty decoration adding a fun touch to a ┬ároom and…

Make a Raggedy Cushion

Make a Raggedy Cushion

This raggedy 16 patch cushion is quick and easy to make. It is perfect for the novice sewer/quilter and will bring originality to any room in the home

Patchwork and Quilting Projects

Patchwork and Quilting Projects

Patchwork Projects ideas to browse and ponder. Choose a pattern and get started. everything you need available here at Threads in Minehead.

Create, Share and Learn in our Classroom

Classes & Workshops

Our classes and workshops are designed for you to develop and acquire new skills, whilst enjoying the company of others who share a common passion for needle craft. Our locally based tutors with a wide variety of skills will enjoy sharing their knowledge and experience with you.

To discover more about the classes and workshops we offer, click here