Hello, and welcome to The Slipped Stitch Workshops. These are run by me, Millie. I have 29 years experience in the land of Woollyness. I am also a fully qualified teacher. Workshops are kept small so that everyone is given individual attention.

 

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: DECEMBER 2020

Workshops are going online during lockdown and the pandemic.

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 send an email to info@theslippedstitch.co.uk

ONLINE Crocheted Mitts

Please note this workshop will be taught online via Zoom. This is a great workshop for beginners to extend their skills. You will need 4mm hook. Yarn and pattern will be sent to you before the workshop. 

Starts On:
Tuesday, 23. March 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 23. March 2021
3:30 PM
£25.00
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Bobbles and Cables - Create a Chunky Aran style Cushion

Starts On:
Thursday, 25. February 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Thursday, 25. February 2021
3:30 PM
£25.00
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Top Down Sweater Workshop 2 parts

Starts On:
Saturday, 27. February 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 06. March 2021
3:30 PM
£35.00
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Ladderback Jacquard Knitting

Ladderback Jacquard is a brilliant technique to learn to improve your fair isle/ stranded knitting, especially if you have problems getting your floats loose enough. For this class you will need sme DK weight yarn and 4mm needles. 

Starts On:
Tuesday, 02. March 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 02. March 2021
3:30 PM
£20.00
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Beginners Crochet - Granny Squares

Learn how to crochet granny squares. Materials will be sent to you before the workshop.

Starts On:
Thursday, 04. March 2021
10:30 AM
Ends On:
Thursday, 04. March 2021
12:30 PM
£25.00
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Learn to knit Fair Isle

In this workshop you will learn to read a Fair Isle chart pattern and knit a design either in the flat or round. Please bring 4mm straigh and circular needles with you. You will need some DK weight yarn. 

Starts On:
Thursday, 04. March 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Thursday, 04. March 2021
3:30 PM
£20.00
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Crocheted Bag

Materials will be sent before the workshop. Suitable for Improvers.

Starts On:
Friday, 05. March 2021
7:00 PM
Ends On:
Friday, 05. March 2021
9:00 PM
£25.00
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Knitted Easter Eggs

In this workshop you will have the option of a selection of patterns to make a knitted easter egg. You will need 4ply weight yarn and either 3.25mm DPN's or long circulars. 

Starts On:
Tuesday, 09. March 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 09. March 2021
3:30 PM
£20.00
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Yarn Dyeing

Learn how to use acid dyes to create your own unique yarn. 2 skeins of yarn and dyes included. As this class will be run online, you will be sent the yarn and dyes before the class. You will need access to a microwave or steamer, sme little pots such as old yogurt ports, a paint brush and some cling film. 

Starts On:
Thursday, 11. March 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Thursday, 11. March 2021
3:30 PM
£25.00
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Learn how to knit socks

Join us in this 2 part workshop to learn to knit socks in the round. All materials included. 13th and 20th March

Starts On:
Saturday, 13. March 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 20. March 2021
3:30 PM
£35.00
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Easter Amigurumi

Suitable for improvers. Join us for some Easter crocheting fun. You will need a 3.25mm hook. Yarn will be posted to you before the workshop.

Starts On:
Thursday, 18. March 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Thursday, 18. March 2021
3:30 PM
£20.00
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Brioche Knitting

Brioche knitting creates a lovely bouncy textured knit. In this workshop we will be using 2 colours to create a cowl. Materials will be sent before the workshop. Suitable for improvers. 

Starts On:
Tuesday, 16. March 2021
10:00 AM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 16. March 2021
12:00 PM
£25.00
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Lockdown Blanket Crochet Along x 5 parts

Join us for this crochet along to make our popular Lockdown blanket I designed in 2020. Materials not included in the price. 

Dates for sessions are 16/03, 30/03, 6/04, 20/04, session 5 to be arranged with the class needs. 

Starts On:
Tuesday, 16. March 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 20. April 2021
3:30 PM
£30.00
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Improvers Knitting - Intarsia

Starts On:
Thursday, 25. March 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Thursday, 25. March 2021
3:30 PM
£25.00
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Amigurumi Cats

In this workshop we will learn the principles of Amigurumi ( the Japanese art of crocheting in the round) and make a cat. You will need a 3.5mm hook and some DK weight yarn. 

Starts On:
Saturday, 03. April 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 03. April 2021
3:30 PM
£20.00
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Beginners Knitting

Learn how to cast on, cast off, knit and purl and read a simple pattern. Materials will be sent before the workshop.

Starts On:
Thursday, 08. April 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Thursday, 08. April 2021
3:30 PM
£25.00
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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, 13. April 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 13. April 2021
3:30 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 and a sewing up needle.

Starts On:
Thursday, 15. April 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Thursday, 15. April 2021
3:30 PM
£20.00
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Improve your Knitting - Stacked Stitches

Stacked Stitches create extreme waves in a row and are most often used for colorwork. You will need 4 colours of DK weight yarn and 4.5mm needles. 

Starts On:
Saturday, 17. April 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 17. April 2021
4:00 PM
£25.00
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Improvers Crochet - Crochet Flowers

Suitable for improvers. Choose from a variety of different types and skill levels of flowers. Please bring a 4mm hook.

Starts On:
Thursday, 22. April 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Thursday, 22. April 2021
3:30 PM
£25.00
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April Sock Club!

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. 

 

More info to follw shortly!

Starts On:
Saturday, 24. April 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Saturday, 24. April 2021
3:30 PM
£10.00
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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. THese will be sent to you before the class. You will need access to either a microwave or steamer, a sink and some pots to mix dyes. Please note these pots will not be able to be used for food after you have mixed the dyes in them. 

Starts On:
Tuesday, 27. April 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Tuesday, 27. April 2021
3:30 PM
£25.00
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Beginners crochet

Learn how to crochet a granny square. All materials included.

Starts On:
Thursday, 29. April 2021
1:30 PM
Ends On:
Thursday, 29. April 2021
3:30 PM
£25.00
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Terms and conditions

 

  • Payment must be made at time of booking a workshop to secure your space.
  • Workshops are run online if we are in Tier 3 and 4. Materials will be sent to you before a workshop.
  • Workshops will run unless the tutor is unwell. In the case of a lockdown, workshops will be taught virtually, and if this is not possible, then they will be rescheduled after the lockdown.
  • Please check workshop requirements before joining a class.
  • Please arrive on time, and prepared for the workshop. If your workshop is being held virtually, then please ensure your device is charged and the tutor will be able to see you
  • If you do not arrive within 20 minutes of the start of a workshop, it will continue without you and the tutor is under no obligation to accept you on to the class late.
  • If you are unable to attend a workshop, please let us now as soon as possible. If you give 10 days notice you are entitled to a 50% refund, 25 days notice – a full refund.
  • If you are attending a workshop in the shop, please bring your own drink and a mask. There will be plenty of hand sanitiser available.
  • We will be taking track and trace information from all participants.

Updated 21st November 2020.