• Hand Dyed Fine Silk 10metres

    Hand Dyed Fine Silk 10metres

    Our hand dyed Fine Silk is available in over 70 variegated colourways and is ideal for embroidery, quilting, lace making, knitting, weaving, tatting, tassels, braids and other textile art
  • Hand Dyed Medium Silk 10metres

    Hand Dyed Medium Silk 10metres

    Our hand dyed Medium Silk is available in over 70 variegated colourways from our Silk range and is ideal for embroidery, embellishing, canvas work, and other textile art
  • Hand Dyed Mixed Texture Bags

    Hand Dyed Mixed Texture Bags

    Our Mixed Bags include 9 variegated hand dyed threads including Silks, Mohairs, Roving & Boucles all of approximately 2 metre lengths are ideal for embroidery, embellishing and all textile art
  • Wool Roving 1 metre

    Wool Roving 1 metre

    Our hand dyed Wool Roving is available in 1 metre lengths from over 70 variegated colourways from our Wool range and is ideal for couching in embroidery, needle felting, embellishing, using in the knitweave process, hair extensions and all textile art
  • Wool Ruche Bags

    Wool Ruche Bags

    Our hand dyed Wool Ruche Bags include 10 x 2 metre lengths in our themed colourways from our Wool range and are ideal for embroidery, embellishing and all textile art
  • Hand Dyed Wool Ruche

    Hand Dyed Wool Ruche

    Our lovely Wool Ruche is available in skeins of 20 gms in our hand dyed variegated Fiesta colourway and is ideal for embroidery, embellishing and other textile art
  • Hand Dyed Fine Silk 10gms

    Hand Dyed Fine Silk 10gms

    Our hand dyed Fine Silk is available in over 70 variegated colourways and is ideal for embroidery, quilting, lace making, knitting, weaving, tatting, tassels, braids and all textile art
  • Hand Dyed Medium Silk 10gms

    Hand Dyed Medium Silk 10gms

    Our hand dyed Medium Silk is available in over 70 variegated colourways from our Silk range and is ideal for embroidery, embellishing, canvas work and other textile art
  • Hand Dyed Wool Roving 5metres

    Hand Dyed Wool Roving 5metres

    Our hand dyed Wool Roving is available in 5 metre lengths in over 70 variegated colourways from our Wool range and is ideal for couching in embroidery, needle felting, embellishing, using in the knitweave process, hair extensions and all textile art
  • Lustre Silk 20gms

    Lustre Silk 20gms

    Our hand dyed Lustre Silk is available in over 70 variegated colourways from our Silk range and is ideal for couching in embroidery, embellishing , knitting and all textile art
  • Mixed Cotton Texture Bags 7.95

    Mixed Cotton Texture Bags 7.95

    Our Mixed Cotton Texture Bags include 10 x 2 metre lengths of mixed cotton from our variegated Cotton range in different textures and thicknesses available in our themed packs
  • Mixed Cotton Texture Bags 9.95

    Mixed Cotton Texture Bags 9.95

    Our Mixed Cotton Texture Bags include 15 x 2 metre lengths of hand dyed variegated textured cottons in our themed colourways are ideal for embroidery, embellishing and all textile art
  • Hand Dyed Fine Silk Bags

    Hand Dyed Fine Silk Bags

    Our hand dyed Fine Silk is available in Mixed Bags in themes from our variegated colours in our Silk range and is ideal for embroidery, quilting, lace making, knitting, weaving, tatting, tassels, braids and all textile art
  • Mixed Texture Bags Themed

    Mixed Texture Bags Themed

    Our Mixed Texture Bags include 9 variegated hand dyed threads including Silks, Mohairs, Roving & Boucles of approximately 2 metre lengths are ideal for embroidery, embellishing and all textile art
  • Wool Roving 100gms

    Wool Roving 100gms

    Our hand dyed Wool Roving is available in 5 metre lengths in over 70 variegated colourways from our Wool range and is ideal for couching in embroidery, needle felting, embellishing, using in the knitweave process, hair extensions and all textile art
  • Fine Silk Bags in 2 metre lengths

    Fine Silk Bags in 2 metre lengths

    Mixed Bags of our luxurious hand dyed Fine Silk yarn in 40 x 2 metre lengths of assorted variegated colours from our Silk range.  Ideal for embroidery, quilting, lace making, tatting, tassels, braids and other textile art
  • Lustre Silk Bags

    Lustre Silk Bags

    Our hand dyed Lustre Silk Bags include 10 x 2 metre lengths in our themed colourways from our Silk range and are ideal for couching in embroidery, embellishing and other textile art
  • Lustre Silk Undyed 20gms

    Lustre Silk Undyed 20gms

    Our lustrous Lustre Silk is available undyed is ideal for embroidery, embellishing, knitting and all textile art
  • Mixed Cotton Texture Bags Natural

    Mixed Cotton Texture Bags Natural

    Our Mixed Cotton Texture Bags include 10 x 2 metre lengths of undyed textured cotton and are ideal for embroidery, embellishing and all textile art
  • Mixed Texture Bags Themed 10.95

    Mixed Texture Bags Themed 10.95

    Our Mixed Texture Bags include 15 variegated hand dyed threads including Silks, Mohairs, Roving & Boucles of approximately 2 metre lengths are ideal for embroidery, embellishing and other textile art
  • Mixed Texture Bags Natural

    Mixed Texture Bags Natural

    Our Mixed Texture Bags include 9 undyed threads of Silks, Mohairs, Roving & Boucles all of approximately 2 metre lengths and are ideal for embroidery, embellishing and all textile art
  • Hand Dyed Medium Silk Bags

    Hand Dyed Medium Silk Bags

    Our hand dyed Medium Silk Bags of 10 x 2 metre lengths are available in themed colourways from our Silk range and are ideal for embroidery, embellishing, canvas work and other textile art
  • Mixed Cotton Texture Bags Natural Large

    Mixed Cotton Texture Bags Natural Large

    Our Mixed Cotton Texture Bags with 12 x 5 metre lengths of undyed textured cottons are ideal for embroidery, embellishing, dyeing and other textile pursuits
  • Mixed Texture Bags Natural 15.95

    Mixed Texture Bags Natural 15.95

    Our Mixed Texture Bags include 12 undyed threads of Silks, Mohairs, Roving & Boucles all of approximately 5 metre lengths and are ideal for embroidery, embellishing and all textile art
  • Wool Roving Bags 8.95

    Wool Roving Bags 8.95

    Our hand dyed Wool Roving Bags are available in our themed colourways from our variegated Wool range and are ideal for couching in embroidery, embellishing, using in the knitweave process, hair extensions and all textile art
  • Wool Roving Bags Random Lengths

    Wool Roving Bags Random Lengths

    Our hand dyed Wool Roving Bags 50gms are available in random lengths and colours from our variegated Wool range and are ideal for couching in embroidery, embellishing, using in the knitweave process, hair extensions and all textile art
  • Cotton Chenille 5 metres

    Cotton Chenille 5 metres

    Our hand dyed Cotton Chenille is available in over 70 variegated colourways from our Cotton range and is ideal for embroidery, embellishing and all textile art
  • Hand Dyed Silk Carrier Rods 5.95

    Hand Dyed Silk Carrier Rods 5.95

    Our hand dyed Silk Carrier Rods from our variegated Silk range include 15 rods and can be used in textured embroidery, on the embellishing machine, in making paper fibre and for other textile art
  • Bags of Silk Carrier Rods 40gms

    Bags of Silk Carrier Rods 40gms

    Bags of  40gms of our hand dyed Silk Carrier Rods in mixed sizes, shapes and colours from our Silk range.  Ideal for felting, paper-making, embroidery, embellishing and for other textile art
  • Cotton Chenille 20gms

    Cotton Chenille 20gms

    Our hand dyed Cotton Chenille is available in over 70 variegated colourways from our Cotton range and is ideal for embroidery, embellishing and all textile art
  • Cotton Chenille Bags

    Cotton Chenille Bags

    Our hand dyed Cotton Chenille is a textured pure cotton yarn available in over 80 colourways from our variegated Cotton range and is ideal for couching in embroidery or knitted as a 4 ply yarn
  • Cotton Chenille Bags 9.95

    Cotton Chenille Bags 9.95

    Our hand dyed Cotton Chenille Bags of 15 x 2 metre lengths are available in our variegated assorted colourways from our Cotton range and are ideal for embroidery, embellishing and all textile art
  • Cotton Viscose Ribbon

    Cotton Viscose Ribbon

    Hand-dyed Cotton Viscose Ribbon in a variety of variegated colourways from our variegated Cotton shades.  Ideal for embroidery, embellishing and adding texture to a project
  • Embellisher Packs 10.95

    Embellisher Packs 10.95

    Our hand dyed Embellisher Packs contain a selection of fabrics, silk and wool threads and a silk carrier rod and are ideal for using on an embellishing machine, for hand embroidery and all textile art
  • Embellisher Packs 6.95

    Embellisher Packs 6.95

    Our hand dyed Embellisher Packs contain a selection of fabrics, silk and wool threads and a silk carrier rod and are ideal for using on an embellishing machine, for hand embroidery and all textile art
  • Fine Silk Plains 10gms

    Fine Silk Plains 10gms

    Our hand dyed Fine Silk is available in 25 plain solid colours and is ideal for embroidery, quiliting, lace making, tatting, tassels, braids and all textile art
  • Hand Dyed Brushed Mohair Bags

    Hand Dyed Brushed Mohair Bags

    Our hand dyed Brushed Mohair Bags of 10 x 2 metre lengths in our themed colourways from our Wool range and are ideal for couching or stitching in embroidery and all textile art
  • Hand Dyed DK Wool Bags Random

    Hand Dyed DK Wool Bags Random

    Our hand dyed DK Wool Bags are available in 15 mixed colourways of approximately 5gms each from our variegated Wool range and are ideal for knitting, canvaswork, embroidery and other textile art
  • Hand Dyed Mohair Loop Bags

    Hand Dyed Mohair Loop Bags

    Our hand dyed Mohair Loop Bags include 10 x 2 metre lengths and are available in themed colourways from our Wool range and are ideal for couching or stitching in embroidery and all textile art
  • Hand Dyed Silk Cocoons 20

    Hand Dyed Silk Cocoons 20

    Hand dyed Silk Cocoons are available in a selection of variegated colourways from our Silk range.  They are cut and are ideal for felting, paper making, weaving, embellishing, jewellery and other textile art
  • Lustre Silk Undyed 50gms

    Lustre Silk Undyed 50gms

    Our lustrous Lustre Silk is available undyed is ideal for embroidery, embellishing, knitting and all textile art

PRODUCTS

  • Hand Dyed Fine Silk 10metres

    Hand Dyed Fine Silk 10metres

    Our hand dyed Fine Silk is available in over 70 variegated colourways and is ideal for embroidery, quilting, lace making, knitting, weaving, tatting, tassels, braids and other textile art
  • Hand Dyed Very Fine Silk    27 metres

    Hand Dyed Very Fine Silk 27 metres

    Our luxurious hand dye Very Fine Silk is available in over 70 variegated colourways from our Silk range and is ideal for embroidery, quilting, lace making, tatting, tassels and all textile art
  • Hand Dyed Stranded Cotton Bags  £6.25

    Hand Dyed Stranded Cotton Bags £6.25

    Our lovely hand dyed Stranded 4 ply Cotton Bags of 5 x 5 metre lengths are available in our variegated themed colourways and are ideal for embroidery, quilting and other textile art
  • Hand Dyed Cotton Scrim 45x50cms

    Hand Dyed Cotton Scrim 45x50cms

    Our hand dyed Cotton Scrim is available in over 70 variegated colourways and is ideal for adding texture in embroidery and quilting, on the embellishing machine or for striking scarves
  • Hand Dyed Wool Roving 5metres

    Hand Dyed Wool Roving 5metres

    Our hand dyed Wool Roving is available in 5 metre lengths in over 70 variegated colourways from our Wool range and is ideal for couching in embroidery, needle felting, embellishing, using in the knitweave process, hair extensions and all textile art
  • Hand Dyed Mixed Texture Bags

    Hand Dyed Mixed Texture Bags

    Our Mixed Bags include 9 variegated hand dyed threads including Silks, Mohairs, Roving & Boucles all of approximately 2 metre lengths are ideal for embroidery, embellishing and all textile art
  • Fiesta Fantasy Tree

    Fiesta Fantasy Tree

    Our Fiesta Fantasy Tree is a small embroidery featuring our hand dyed Felts, Silks, Beads, Sequins & Pattern
  • Autumn Oak Leaves

    Autumn Oak Leaves

    A small embroidery featuring hand dyed cotton, scrim , felt and silk and wool threads is decorated with embroidery & a pattern is included
  • Cotton Viscose Ribbon

    Cotton Viscose Ribbon

    Hand-dyed Cotton Viscose Ribbon in a variety of variegated colourways from our variegated Cotton shades.  Ideal for embroidery, embellishing and adding texture to a project
  • Hand Dyed Cotton Viscose Ribbon Bags

    Hand Dyed Cotton Viscose Ribbon Bags

    Our Cotton Viscose Ribbon Bags include 10 x 2 metre lengths of hand-dyed Cotton Viscose Ribbon in our themed colourways are ideal for embroidery, embellishing and all textile art
  • Hand Dyed DK Wool Bags

    Hand Dyed DK Wool Bags

    Our hand dyed DK Wool Bags include 8 skeins of 10gms in themed colourways from our variegated Wool range and are ideal for knitting, canvaswork, embroidery and other textile art
  • Hand Dyed DK Wool Bags Random

    Hand Dyed DK Wool Bags Random

    Our hand dyed DK Wool Bags are available in 15 mixed colourways of approximately 5gms each from our variegated Wool range and are ideal for knitting, canvaswork, embroidery and other textile art
  • Hand Dyed Fine Silk 10gms

    Hand Dyed Fine Silk 10gms

    Our hand dyed Fine Silk is available in over 70 variegated colourways and is ideal for embroidery, quilting, lace making, knitting, weaving, tatting, tassels, braids and all textile art
  • Hand Dyed Shetland Wool Bags Themed

    Hand Dyed Shetland Wool Bags Themed

    Our hand dyed Shetland Wool Bags include 8 skeins of 10gms in themed colours from our variegated Wool range and are ideal for knitting, embroidery, crochet, canvaswork and other textile art
  • Hand Dyed Silk Georgette Ribbon

    Hand Dyed Silk Georgette Ribbon

    Beautiful hand dyed Silk Georgette Ribbon, approx 3/4 cm wide, available in colourways from our Silk Shade Card. Ideal for embroidery, embellishing, quilting and other textile art
  • Hand Dyed Silk Georgette Ribbon Bags

    Hand Dyed Silk Georgette Ribbon Bags

    Our beautiful hand dyed Silk Georgette Ribbon, 3/4 cm width, is available in bags of 5 x 2 metre lengths in colours  from our colour themed choices (£12.95).  Ideal for embroidery, embellishing, quilting and other textile art
  • Hand Dyed Silk Twist 5 metres

    Hand Dyed Silk Twist 5 metres

    Our hand dyed Silk Twist is available in over 70 variegated colourways from our Silk range and is ideal for embroidery, embellishing and all textile art
  • Hand Dyed Stranded Cotton 10m

    Hand Dyed Stranded Cotton 10m

    Hand dyed mercerised 4 ply cotton in a range of colourways from our variegated Cotton range.  Ideal for embroidery, quilting and other textile art
  • Hand Dyed Theme Packs

    Hand Dyed Theme Packs

    Our hand dyed Theme Packs are available in our variegated themed colourways from our Silk, Cotton & Wool ranges and include an ideas leaflet. Ideal for all textile art
  • Hand Dyed Wool Boucle

    Hand Dyed Wool Boucle

    Our hand dyed Wool Boucle is available in a seleciton of colourways from our Wool Shade Card. Ideal for embroidery, embellishing and other textile are and available in skeins of 20 gms (£7.95)
  • Hand Dyed Wool Boucle 50gms

    Hand Dyed Wool Boucle 50gms

    Our hand dyed Wool Boucle is available in a selection of variegated colourways from our Wool shades and is ideal for couching in embroidery, embellishing and other textile art
  • Silk Thread Scrap Bags

    Silk Thread Scrap Bags

    Bags of mixed hand dyed Silks in random lengths, thicknesses and colourways from our variegated Silk range.  Ideal for embellishing and small projects
  • Hand Dyed Shetland Wool Bags Assorted

    Hand Dyed Shetland Wool Bags Assorted

    Our hand dyed Shetland Wool Bags include 15 skeins of 5gms in assorted colours from our variegated Wool range and are ideal for knitting, embroidery, crochet, canvaswork and other textile art

Welcome to 21st Century Yarns

We are a small boutique company specialising in hand-dyed luxury natural fibres which we have been supplying around the world for over 30 years. All our beautiful Silks, Cottons & Wools are available in a stunning array of over 70 variegated colourways in different thicknesses and textures suitable for embroidery, quilting, felting, lace making, knitting, crochet, weaving, canvas work and other textile art. We locally source all our yarns and dyes to the highest quality and work with highly skilled and experienced textile artists to offer you a range of inspiring products and designs. We offer a personal service to all textile enthusiasts to give inspiration to our global community of stitchers and textile artists and hope that you will find something special amongst our exciting ranges.