IMPORTANT INFORMATION: If you are having difficulty booking on a course please call us on 01935 508249 or send an email to info@theslippedstitch.co.uk

Why not join us at one of our many workshops.
We have regular Knit and Natters (every Tues and Thurs. 10am – 12noon, and the last Saturday of the month 2-4pm. Please call us to book your space) plus many more events through out the year.

Please check out our Terms and Conditions of workshop bookings at the bottom of the page, prior to booking.

Please note: confirmation of your booking will be sent to the email address you use for paypal.

Introduction to Machine Patchwork - Log Cabin Block

Date: Thursday 21 June 2018

Time: 10am-12pm

Price: £24 excluding materials

Join us for this beginner’s machine patchwork workshop to make a “Log Cabin” quilt block by machine. You will learn to cut fabric using a rotary cutter, mat and ruler, and to piece together the right pieces to achieve perfect looking seams.

You will learn to construct a log cabin quilt block that you can then replicate to make into the quilt of your desired size!

Have a look at our Pinterest boards for inspiration! Log Cabin Quilts and Cool Quilts.

Materials are not included in the price of this workshop, please bring at least three co-ordinating long or fat quarters of quilting weight cotton fabrics. Ideally bring a light fabric, a dark fabric and a mid tone one.

Equipment: We will use rotary cutters to cut the fabric,with a cutting mat and ruler, we have some you can use at the workshop but you are also welcome to bring your own equipment to the class.

You will ideally need to bring your own sewing machine and a basic sewing kit including threads.

Refreshments: tea and coffee will be provided!  

Please read our workshop T&Cs before booking 

Starts On:
Thursday, 21. June 2018
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Thursday, 21. June 2018
12:00 PM
£24.00
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Needle Felted Mice with Mary Jane

Starts On:
Saturday, 07. July 2018
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 07. July 2018
1:00 PM
£26.00
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Crocheted Mandalas with Holly

Starts On:
Thursday, 19. July 2018
6:30 PM
Ends On:
Thursday, 19. July 2018
8:30 PM
£20.00
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Beaded Lace with Anniken Allis

Beads add glamour and elegance to any knittingbut works particularly well with lace knitting. In this class you will learn different ways of adding beads to your knitting and how to choose which method to use for your project. You'll also learn how to read lace charts and work common lace stitches.
IIn the afternoon you will get to choose from a selection of beaded shawl/accessory patterns to work on.
 
Suitable for confident novice and intermediate knitters.
 
Materials will be supplied for the morning but please bring 100g/400m sock/4ply yarn and 4mm needles for the afternoon project
. You will also need beads depending on project chosen and a  0.75mm crochet hook. These can be purchased in the shop on the day

Pattern will be provided.

All materials for the morning will be supplied but please bring materials as above for the afternoon project (this can be purchased in the shop on day of workshop if preferred).

 

Starts On:
Saturday, 21. July 2018
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 21. July 2018
4:00 PM
£50.00
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Dye your own yarn workshop

Learn how to create your own uniquely coloured yarns. Price includes dyes and 2 skeins of yarn to dye.

Starts On:
Saturday, 28. July 2018
1:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 28. July 2018
3:00 PM
£25.00
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Autumn Woodland Needle Felting with Carla from The Mousehole Woolery

 
As the days draw in do you start to think about making your home warm and cosy for winter with decorations?On our "Woodland Felt" Workshop we will be working with lots of beautiful autumnal wools to create acorns, toadstools, conkers, leaves and pumpkins that can be made in to either a garland, brooches or single decorations to adorn your home to give it that cosy feel. A fun, creative and inspiring day! All materials will be included as well as a needle felting kit that you get to keep, take home and carry on creating with. 
Starts On:
Saturday, 15. September 2018
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 15. September 2018
4:00 PM
£50.00
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Introduction to Hand Embroidery

A day spent exploring and practicing basic embroidery. You will learn all aspects of getting started from fitting fabric into a hoop, keeping work clean, embroidery stitches and how to prepare the finished work to make a picture or cushion.
We will be working towards starting one of the Hawthorn Handmade Sampler Kits which will be included in the price of the workshop. These brilliant kits contain everything you will need with the exception of a small pair of scissors and you will be provided with a sheet of calico and embroidery thread in order to practice the stitches before commencing on your chosen kit.

Starts On:
Saturday, 22. September 2018
10:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 22. September 2018
4:00 PM
£45.00
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Improvers Crochet - Amigrumi

Please bring a 3.5 and 4mm crochet hook.

Starts On:
Saturday, 22. September 2018
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 22. September 2018
4:00 PM
£20.00
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Learn to Knit with Sarah

Learn how to cast on, cast off, knit the basic stitches and start to follow a pattern. In this session we will also discuss yarn thicknesses and how to pick yarn for a project. All materials included.

Starts On:
Thursday, 27. September 2018
6:30 PM
Ends On:
Thursday, 27. September 2018
9:00 PM
£25.00
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Introduction to Machine Embroidery with Jessali

Starts On:
Saturday, 29. September 2018
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 29. September 2018
12:30 PM
£25.00
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Circular fair Isle Yoke Sweater Workshop with Anniken Allis

Circular yoke sweaters are perfect for a variety of stitch patterns. In this class we'll particularly look at using fair isle patterns on the yoke. The class will be based on working a sweater from the bottom
up (but it can also be worked from the top down) in the round.
In this class you will learn how a circular yoke is constructed and in particular how to include a fair isle pattern. You will learn how to work the circular shaping and how to adapt it to suit your fair isle
pattern. You will also learn how to calculate the numbers for your own sweater and tips on choosing fair isle patterns to work on the yoke.
All materials will be supplied for practice in the class but please bring a notebook, pen and calculator. If you have a specific fair isle stitch pattern and yarn you would like to use, please bring
this with you (as well as the needles you will need). If you'd like to start calculating specific numbers for your own sweater, please bring a blocked/pressed swatch measuring a minimum of 15x15cm
knitted in stocking stitch.

Starts On:
Saturday, 06. October 2018
10:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 06. October 2018
4:00 PM
£55.00
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Beginners Crochet - Granny Squares

Starts On:
Saturday, 20. October 2018
1:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 20. October 2018
3:00 PM
£25.00
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Tunisian Crochet with Holly

Please bring a 6mm crochet hook. 

Starts On:
Saturday, 27. October 2018
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 27. October 2018
12:00 PM
£25.00
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Beginner Crochet with Holly - Granny Stripes

Starts On:
Friday, 02. November 2018
12:00 PM
Ends On:
Friday, 02. November 2018
12:00 PM
£25.00
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Learn to knit with Sarah

Starts On:
Tuesday, 13. November 2018
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 13. November 2018
4:00 AM
£25.00
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Improvers Crochet - Baubles

Please bring a 3.5mm and 4mm crochet hook. 

Starts On:
Saturday, 24. November 2018
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 24. November 2018
4:00 PM
£20.00
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Knitted Christmas Baubles with Anniken Allis

This workshop will teach a variety of techniques while creating fun Christmas themed balls which can be used for decoration.
Techniques include: knitting in the round on double pointed needles or circular needles using the magic loop technique, fair isle/stranded colour work, adding beads using the crochet hook
technique.
There will be a choice of patterns to knit during the class. They will include fair isle/stranded colour work patterns, beaded patterns and stripes.
This class will use Navia Duo yarn. All materials will be supplied.
Suitable for confident novice and intermediate knitters.

Starts On:
Saturday, 08. December 2018
10:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 08. December 2018
4:00 PM
£50.00
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Terms and Conditions

  • Workshops must be paid in full at time of booking to secure your space

Refunds and Cancellations as follows:

  • 14 days prior to class -50% refund
  • less than 14 days – no refund
  • The Slipped Stitch Reserve the right to cancel any workshop before its commencement if there is an unavoidable illness or emergency. In this instance a new date will be scheduled.
  • If we have not met the minimum number of bookings for a workshop 3 days prior to the event, we reserve the right to postpone or cancel it. In this instance you will be fully refunded.