Why not join us at one of our many workshops.
We have regular Knit and Natters every Tuesday 10am – 12noon, Wednesday 2-4pm and Thursday 10am – 12noon, and the last Saturday of the month 2-4pm.

Please check out our Terms and Conditions of workshop bookings at the bottom of the page, prior to booking. These have recently been amended. 

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

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

Improvers Crochet - Jelly Mould Blanket

Suitable for those who know the basic stitches. Learn how to make the Jelly mould square and edging. 3 balls of yarn are included in the price. Please bring a 4,5mm hook. 

Starts On:
Saturday, 18. January 2020
1:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 18. January 2020
4:00 PM
£30.00
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Improvers Crochet - Bobble Hat

Suitable for improvers. Lots of new stitches to be learnt in this class. Please bring a 5mm hook. 

Starts On:
Saturday, 25. January 2020
1:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 25. January 2020
3:00 PM
£25.00
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Beginners Knitting

Learn how to cast on, cast off, knit and purl and read a simple pattern. Materials included. 

Starts On:
Tuesday, 28. January 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 28. January 2020
4:00 PM
£25.00
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Improvers Knitting - sewing up and finishing techniques

Learn how to create a professional finish to your knitting.

We will cover different techniques for sewing up, picking up stitches, buttonholes, blocking and more.

You will need to bring 4 squares/rectangles knitted in stotcking stitch in DK weight yarn, a minimum length of 20cm and a pair of 3.25mm needles. 

Starts On:
Friday, 31. January 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Friday, 31. January 2020
4:00 PM
£20.00
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Learn how to knit socks (2 sessions)

In this 2 part session  you will learn how to make a cuff down sock by knitting in the round, learning how to turn a heel and shape the toe. Materials inc. 

Starts On:
Tuesday, 04. February 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 11. February 2020
4:00 PM
£35.00
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Yarn Dyeing

Learn how to use acid dyes to create your own unique yarn. You will dye 2 skeins of yarn in this workshop. All materials provided.

Starts On:
Friday, 07. February 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Friday, 07. February 2020
4:00 PM
£25.00
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February Sock Club - with Yarn

Join our Bimonthly sock club. Eash session you will receive a new pattern and sock yarn (a selection to choose from). Patterns will include a different skill each time. Suitable for people who have knitted socks before. . 

Starts On:
Saturday, 08. February 2020
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 08. February 2020
12:00 PM
£20.00
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February Sock Club - no Yarn

Join our Bimonthly sock club. Eash session you will receive a new pattern. Patterns will include a different skill each time. Suitable for people who have knitted socks before. 

Starts On:
Saturday, 08. February 2020
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 08. February 2020
12:00 PM
£12.00
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Beginner Crochet - Granny Squares

Learn how to make granny sqaures. All materials included. We will learn to make chains, trebles, slip stitches, read a simple pattern and change colour. 

Starts On:
Saturday, 15. February 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 15. February 2020
4:00 PM
£25.00
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Corner to Corner Crochet

Starts On:
Wednesday, 19. February 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Wednesday, 19. February 2020
4:00 PM
£25.00
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Fair Isle FIngerless Gloves

Learn the art of Fair Isle Knitting.Materials included.

Starts On:
Friday, 21. February 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Friday, 21. February 2020
4:00 PM
£25.00
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Learn how to knit socks 22nd and 29th

Starts On:
Saturday, 22. February 2020
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 29. February 2020
12:00 PM
£35.00
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2 Colour Brioche Cowl with Fiona Morris

All materials included

Starts On:
Saturday, 22. February 2020
10:30 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 22. February 2020
4:00 PM
£55.00
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Improvers Knitting - Cables

Learn how to knit cables. Materials inc.

Starts On:
Tuesday, 25. February 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 25. February 2020
4:00 PM
£25.00
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Crochet a Hot Water Bottle Cover

Starts On:
Saturday, 29. February 2020
1:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 29. February 2020
3:00 PM
£25.00
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Next Steps in Crochet

Starts On:
Tuesday, 03. March 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 03. March 2020
4:00 PM
£25.00
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Yarn Dyeing

Learn how to use acid dyes to create your own unique yarn. You will dye 2 skeins of yarn in this workshop. All materials provided.

Starts On:
Tuesday, 24. March 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 24. March 2020
4:00 PM
£25.00
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Improvers Knitting - Intarsia

Learn how to add colour to your knitting using Intarsia techniques. Please bring 4mm needles. 

Starts On:
Friday, 13. March 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Friday, 13. March 2020
4:00 PM
£25.00
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Improvers Knitting - sewing up and finishing techniques

Learn different ways to sew up your knitting, how to pick up stitches for a button band, make a button hole and block your work to give your knitting a professional finish. You will need to bring 4 squares/rectangles knitted in stotcking stitch in DK weight yarn, a minimum length of 20cm and a pair of 3.25mm needles. 

Starts On:
Saturday, 14. March 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 14. March 2020
4:00 PM
£20.00
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Mobius scarf

Learn how to knit a mobius scarf using circular knitting. Suitable for confident beginners who want to extend their knitting skills. Materials included. 

Starts On:
Tuesday, 17. March 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 17. March 2020
4:00 PM
£20.00
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Yarn Dyeing

Learn how to use acid dyes to create your own unique yarn. You will dye 2 skeins of yarn in this workshop. All materials provided.

Starts On:
Tuesday, 24. March 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 24. March 2020
4:00 PM
£25.00
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Improvers Crochet - Amigrumi bunnies

Starts On:
Saturday, 28. March 2020
1:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 28. March 2020
3:00 PM
£25.00
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April Sock Club! with yarn

Join our Bimonthly sock club. Eash session you will receive a new pattern and sock yarn (a selection to choose from). Patterns will include a different skill each time. Suitable for people who have knitted socks before. 

Starts On:
Saturday, 18. April 2020
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 18. April 2020
12:00 PM
£20.00
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April Sock Club! No Yarn

Join our Bimonthly sock club. Eash session you will receive a new pattern and sock yarn. Patterns will include a different skill each time. Suitable for people who have knitted socks before. 

Starts On:
Saturday, 18. April 2020
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 18. April 2020
12:00 PM
£12.00
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Yarn and Yoga Crochet - Friday

Join us from 2pm for Knit and Natter and to meet each other. Refreshments will be available.

4.00pm – Yarn Bowl Painting

At 6.00pm we will join Dawn for an hours Yoga (all levels catered for)

We will return to The Slipped Stitch for a buffet dinner. There will be time to socialise and knit.

Starts On:
Friday, 12. June 2020
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Friday, 12. June 2020
9:00 PM
£35.00
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Yarn and Yoga - Saturday

We will start the day at 9am with an hours Yoga session.

Included in the price for today are 2 mini workshops.

The options for these workshops will be sent to you nearer the time of the event,

Lunch will be at 12.30.

When you are not attending a mini workshop you are free to Knit and Natter in The Slipped Stitch or explore Sherborne.

You are more than welcome to add on an extra workshop at the cost of £12 per workshop.

Our evening Yoga session will be at 6pm.

We will have dinner at a local eatery at 7.30pm.

Starts On:
Saturday, 13. June 2020
9:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 13. June 2020
9:00 PM
£75.00
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Yarn and Yoga Crochet - Sunday

We will start the day with Yoga at 9am for an hour.

Then we will return to The Slipped Stitch for a Yarn Dyeing session. 2 Skeins of yarn are included in the price.

We will have a carvery lunch at 12.30.

After lunch, you are welcome to relax over your knitting at Knit and Natter The Slipped Stitch where refreshments will be provided.

Yarn and Yoga will finish at 4pm.

Starts On:
Sunday, 14. June 2020
9:00 AM
Ends On:
Sunday, 14. June 2020
4:00 PM
£55.00
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Workshop Policies

Booking your class

You can suign up for our classes on our website, in person or by calling us on 01935 508249. We require full payment to reserve your spot on any workshop or class.

Payment

We require full payment upfront to secure your space on a workshop or class. Please make sure you have checked the dates, times and requirememtns for each class.

Materials and Requirements

Please read all class and workshop descriptions to ensure you know what is required, both materials and skill levels. After booking we will email you a list of the supplies you will need to bring with you.

Cancellations

You can cancel up to 15 days before your class and receive store credit or move to an alternative date/ workshop if we have availability. Anything after 15 days before the class, we cannot issue any credit at all.

Every class and workshop requires planning, materials, tool purchases and it all costs us money. Please support us by understanding our policy reasons.

If we need to cancel a class for any reason, we will let you know as soon as possible and issue you a full refund.

Lateness

If you arrive more than 20 minutes late to a class, you cannot participate. Lateness delays not only your own learning, but everyone else’s. Please try your best to arrive on time so you can enjoy your creative workshop. All classes start promptly. No store credit or refunds will be given if you turn up late.

General

Our liability is only for the cost of the class. If the class is cancelled, students are liable for any costs incurred including materials purchased in advance, travel or accommodation. We are not liable for any accidents or injuries that may occur while you are in the class and in our property.

We reserve the right to change our pricing at any time. Prices are current at the time of booking. We cannot issue a refund or gift voucher for any class booked outside an official sale.

Under no circumstances may you use any of the class instructions, designs, photographs or materials from our workshops for your own teaching or business.