About Knitting Squirrel

Knitting Squirrel Yarn Shop

Knitting Squirrel is a friendly and helpful online yarn shop based in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Run by, Nicolette Kernohan, a knitter with a passion for colour, fine yarns and knitting beautiful accessories. Creating and running the Knitting Squirrel became the natural progression.


In the yarn shop choose from our range of irresistible yarns which are a pleasure to knit with. Knitting Squirrel specialises in 4ply, sock yarn and DK weight yarns as well as select needles and notions.

The versatility of 4ply and sock yarn never ceases to amaze. You’ll be able to create eye catching shawls with only 200g. The yarn is ideal for knitting many styles of accessories including cowls, scarves, shawls, hats, fingerless mittens, gloves and socks.