Why not join us at one of our many workshops.
We have regular Knit and Natters every 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 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:
Saturday, 03. August 2019
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 03. August 2019
4:00 PM
£15.00
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Children's workshop - Learn to Knit

 

Suitable for children aged 8+.4

Learn how to knit this cute owl. 

Materials included. 

Starts On:
Friday, 09. August 2019
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Friday, 09. August 2019
3:30 PM
£15.00
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Learn how to knit socks

In workshop 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:
Saturday, 10. August 2019
10:30 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 10. August 2019
3:30 PM
£35.00
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Children's workshop - Weaving

 

Children aged 6 plus can join us when accompanied by an adult. 

Have fun weaving. 

Starts On:
Tuesday, 13. August 2019
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 13. August 2019
3:30 PM
£15.00
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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, 16. August 2019
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Friday, 16. August 2019
4:00 PM
£25.00
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Get to Know Your Sewing Machine

o you own a sewing machine, but you're not sure where to start with it? Then this class is perfect for you.
 
You will learn to:
  • Thread your machine
  • Wind the bobbin and insert it correctly
  • How and when to change the needle
  • Different types of needles
  • Straight stitch, curves and corners
  • Finish edges to prevent fraying
  • Master machine tension for perfect stitches
  • The different types machine feet and what they are for
  • Perfect the beginning and end of your stitching
After you've mastered the basics, you'll be making a small project to try out your new skills. 
 
Tools to bring with you:
  • Your sewing machine and it's foot
  • A notepad and pen
All other tools and materials will be provided.
 
This class is open to a maximum of 4 students only. 
Starts On:
Friday, 16. August 2019
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Friday, 16. August 2019
1:00 PM
£30.00
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Improvers Crochet - Bunting with Holly

Starts On:
Saturday, 17. August 2019
1:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 17. August 2019
3:00 PM
£25.00
Event Passed

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:
Tuesday, 20. August 2019
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 20. August 2019
4:00 PM
£15.00
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Children's workshop - Learn to crochet

Suitable for children aged 8+. 

Have fune learning to crochet. 

Starts On:
Friday, 23. August 2019
2:00 AM
Ends On:
Friday, 23. August 2019
3:30 PM
£15.00
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August Sock Club! (without Yarn)

Starts On:
Saturday, 24. August 2019
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 24. August 2019
12:00 PM
£10.00
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August Sock Club! (with Yarn)

Join our Bimonthly sock club. Eash session you will receive a new pattern and 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, 24. August 2019
10:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 24. August 2019
12:00 AM
£20.00
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Children's Workshop - Sew a bookmark

Ages 6+ accompanied by an adult. 

Make a personalised bookmark.

Starts On:
Tuesday, 27. August 2019
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 27. August 2019
3:30 PM
£15.00
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Trip to The Southern Wool Show

Join us on a mini bus trip to THe Southern Wool Show at Newbury, 

We will leave the shop at approx 8.30am (times will be confirmed closer to the time) and return approix 5pm. Cost includes your travel and entrance ticket. 

Starts On:
Sunday, 01. September 2019
8:30 AM
Ends On:
Sunday, 01. September 2019
5:00 PM
£25.00
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Beginners Crochet - Granny Squares

Learn how to crochet granny squares. Materials included. 

Starts On:
Saturday, 07. September 2019
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 07. September 2019
12:00 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, 10. September 2019
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 10. September 2019
4:00 PM
£25.00
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Macrame

Starts On:
Wednesday, 11. September 2019
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Wednesday, 11. September 2019
12:00 PM
£30.00
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Knitted Shawl (2 parts 13/9 and 20/9)

Starts On:
Friday, 13. September 2019
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Friday, 20. September 2019
4:00 PM
£30.00
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Improve your Knitting - a variety of cast on and cast off methods

Starts On:
Saturday, 14. September 2019
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 14. September 2019
4:00 PM
£20.00
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Learn to Knit

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:
Tuesday, 17. September 2019
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 17. September 2019
4:00 PM
£25.00
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Improvers Crochet - Eco Crochet

Starts On:
Thursday, 19. September 2019
6:30 PM
Ends On:
Thursday, 19. September 2019
8:30 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:
Tuesday, 24. September 2019
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 24. September 2019
4:00 PM
£20.00
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Make A Child's Pillowcase Dress

Starts On:
Saturday, 28. September 2019
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 28. September 2019
1:00 PM
£30.00
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Improvers Knitting - Intarsia

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

Starts On:
Saturday, 28. September 2019
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 28. September 2019
12:00 PM
£25.00
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Needle Felted Pumpkins

 

Get ready for autumn with our pumpkin workshop.

 

 

Starts On:
Saturday, 28. September 2019
2:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 28. September 2019
4:00 PM
£20.00
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Macrame

Starts On:
Saturday, 05. October 2019
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 05. October 2019
12:00 PM
£30.00
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Crochet Baskets with Holly

Learn to crochet these handy baskets using recycled t-shirt yarn! They are great for present hampers or storing more yarn!

You will need a 10mm hook (available to by in the shop).

Starts On:
Saturday, 19. October 2019
1:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 19. October 2019
3:00 PM
£25.00
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Cabled Brioche Knitting with Fiona Morris

Starts On:
Saturday, 26. October 2019
10:30 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 26. October 2019
4:00 PM
£55.00
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C2C Graphgan Class

Come and learn corner to corner crochet and how we can use colour changes to make this cute design. Please bring a 4mm hook. 

Starts On:
Saturday, 09. November 2019
1:00 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 09. November 2019
3:00 PM
£25.00
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Double Knitting with Fiona Morris

Starts On:
Saturday, 16. November 2019
10:30 AM
Ends On:
Saturday, 16. November 2019
4:00 PM
£55.00
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Crochet a 3D gingerbread man

Starts On:
Thursday, 28. November 2019
6:30 PM
Ends On:
Thursday, 28. November 2019
6:30 PM
£25.00
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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.