U.K Delivery
FREE Standard U.K delivery on orders over £30.00

Royal Mail Standard Parcels £2.95 (Orders usually arrive within 2-3 Working DaysExpect some Delays, most standard deliveries are currently being delivered in 2 - 5 working days from day of dispatch*
Royal Mail 1st Class Parcels £3.75
(Orders usually arrive within 1-2 Working Days - Expect some Delays, most 1st class deliveries are currently being delivered in 1 - 3 working days from day of dispatch*

*Some deliveries are still taking longer than usual to arrive. Please allow up to 10 working days for your order to arrive before contacting us.

Buttons & Patterns
Standard Delivery £1.10
1st Class Delivery £1.25

PDF Knitting & Crochet Patterns - Free Delivery via email - Only available for PDF Downloadable Patterns

We aim to dispatch orders placed before 3.30pm Monday - Friday the same day. Standard delivery will usually take between 2-3 working days and First class between 1-2 working days. These are guidelines and can take longer in busier periods. Please note we do not dispatch any orders on Saturday's. (Please see above in red for current time frames due to Covid-19)

Free Local Delivery on orders over £10.00 within an 8 Mile radius of our shop.

We are now operating a free local delivery option for orders over £10.00 and within an 8 mile radius of our shop. (5 Market Pl, Alford, Lincs, LN13 9DZ) We aim to have local deliveries delivered within 2 working days. Please place your order via our website and in your basket click 'Checkout Securely' then on the second page of checkout once you have entered your address you will be able to select the 'Free Local Delivery' option.  We will send an email with day/time of delivery once your order has been picked and is ready to be delivered. Please see map below for area covered. 

International Delivery

We are still dispatching Internationally - Please allow up to 30 working days for your order to arrive. However it may still currently take longer than this. Unfortunately due to Covid-19 there has also been a big increase in postage prices.
All international postage is sent via royal mail airmail.

Weight Europe Rest of World
Patterns & Buttons £1.95 £2.25
0 - 1000 grams (1kg) £5.99 £12.99
Price increase per 1kg ordered + £5.99 + £12.99

Delivery price is per 1kg ordered, for every increase above 1kg a further £5.99 for European Countries & £12.99 for Rest of World countries will be added to the postage costs.
Delivery prices are subject to change. If you have any questions or queries please do not hesitate to contact us.

Europe Delivery Time Scales - Between 4-10 working days but can take up to 15 working days
International Delivery Time Scales - 5 - 15 working days but can take up to 30 working days if delayed by customs.

International Orders - Tax Charges
Please note all of our products include VAT at 20%. Orders sent to the UK & EU include VAT where applicable and orders sent outside of the EU are VAT Free. If you are in a VAT Free country 20% will be deducted from the total of your products at checkout when you select your delivery Country. 

If for any reason you are unhappy with your purchase from The Wool Factory, you can return your item within 14 days in the same unused/saleable condition. Return postage costs are the 'buyers' responsibility and we do not accept responsibility if your returns should go missing.

Returns Address
The Wool Factory
5 Market Place, 
LN13 9DZ

Order Not Been Delivered?
If for any reason your order has not been delivered (lost in post), you will be entitled to a full refund/re-delivery of your order. Orders are not classed as 'lost' until 15 working days after dispatch of your item, once 15 working days have passed and you have still not received your item, you will then be entitled to a full refund/re-delivery of your item (as stated by Royal Mail.)
If you have not received your order within 15 working days please contact us. If international it may take up to 4 weeks for your order to arrive.

International Orders: Please note if your item is lost in transit unfortunately postage costs paid are non-refundable. 

Note 4.2 of T&C's of Sale
4.2 Sale/Clearance Products - We try to ensure we only send out the same dye lots where possible, but where items are classed as Sale items we are unable to guarantee or ensure that same dye lots will be received. Once an item/product is deemed as a sale/clearance product we only have a certain amount of stock available and these can be different dye lots (on yarns).