New workshop dates

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A  Beaded Purse/Bag Workshop in Petham near Canterbury Sept 22nd 2013

Make a small purse size knitted & beaded bag similar to the one in the picture.

Yarn, beads, pattern & beading needle are provided but you will need to bring own needles and buy lining material & Vilene/ stiffener & fastener, if required, later. You will learn one method of how to knit with beads, three-needle cast-off and how to line the bag. Available in bright green, heather (soft plum), gold/ochre, silver grey, bright pink and lilac/pinkblack, blue, turquoise and orange Please give 1st and 2nd choice of colour.You will need to bring 3mm & 3.25mm needles (not long ones). Max 8 in class.

Workshop £30 Booking essential


A Beaded Lace Shawl Workshop in October 2013, Petham near Canterbury

Learn to knit a lace shawlette using a chart and beautiful hand-dyed silk/merino wool yarn. You will learn how a simple shawl is constructed, how to add beads and how to knit on an edging.  Yarn and beads along with the pattern and notes are provided, but you will need to bring a good 4mm 80cm circular needle (ChiaoGoo or Addi lace circulars), 4mm straights (as pointed as possible i.e. Knitpro or similar) plus a 0.75 crochet hook. We will also be spoiled with homemade cakes and tea/coffee. This is a single workshop but a follow-up can be arranged. Email if you are interested. £40

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Learn to Crochet, Petham near Canterbury date to be decided.

We will also be running another Learn To Crochet Course date tbc. You will be provided with a super instruction book (including instructions for left-handers) but will be asked to bring your own crochet hook (you can buy a Brittany Birch one from us for £4 (RRP £4.99) if you want). For those who have the basics, we have permission to crochet one of the patterns from the book – a daisy facecloth. For real beginners we will master a granny square which can build into a cushion cover or a lap blanket.


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