Craft Suffolk

Fancy making a crochet blanket or your very own party dress? Check out the Love Lemon list of crafty workshops available to you in Suffolk. I hope you find a craft to suit you and if you don't then email me and I can help you find it.

The first is the Felixstowe Sewing School, having met the lovely Amanda who runs the workshops in all her vintage attire I was desperate to find some time to book on one of her fab sewing courses, I have now completed 2 courses and can't wait to go back! You can make your own dress, vintage style toy or even an introduction to patchwork. Check out her website for further details and many more courses for adults and teenagers here.

The Thrifty Thistle in Felixstowe sell a huge range of handmade gifts by independent sellers and have now started courses. There are a huge variety of courses from jewellery making, photography and classes for children. Check out their site for more details here.

Jenny Wren Yarns is in the centre of Ipswich on the quant St Peters street and offers courses in knitting and crochet for all abilities. A yarn shop with a vintage twist, creates the perfect relaxed atmosphere to learn how to get started on your granny squares and create the blanket you have always longed for.

Halfpenny Home is based in Needham Market and offers classes in free motion machine embroidery, needle felting, candle making and a chance to make your own soap. All great gift ideas and they are also running Christmas classes so you can make your owns stockings and garlands. Check out the blog for more details here.

Quilters Haven is a fantastic fabric shop that also offers a variety of courses and one day workshops where you can make your first quilt, learn how to applique or make a Christmas stocking. There are lots more courses and workshops available including workshops for children, to find out more and book your workshop just click here. Quilters Haven also run clubs where you can join others with your projects.

WeaverByrd offer a very unique inspirational freestyle weaving course over 2 half days and in a perfect location in their studio by the sea in Felixstowe. Create your own fabric or scarf exploring textures and colour.

I recently went to my local Knitting group and loved meeting people I could share projects and get help with my crochet. I always like meeting others who share the same love of craft. Here are some of the local knitting and crochet meet ups in Suffolk

Knit and Natter - Crafty Coffee in Felixstowe - meeting every other week 10-12 children welcome.

Knitting Surgery - Twist Yarns Woodbridge - Every second Saturday of the month 10-12pm

Please get in touch if you offer courses and workshops or if you have a knitting group to add

Love Lemon x

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