Here at The Woolpatch, we take our responsibility to promote physical and mental well-being very seriously. Being based in a rural area and working with people from a variety of age groups, we know how powerful the crafts we promote can be to help reduce isolation, increase inclusion and instil a sense of usefulness. The … Continue reading New Year, New Knit & Natter Sessions
Look what we've got to show you. Inspired from the Armani Mens Winter Collection it is a scarf with sleeves! Woolpatcher Colin popped in one day this month to tell me about this garment that he had seen in the Armani mens winter collection. The pictures below are from that collection and you'll see the … Continue reading Inspiration from the catwalk
Our last Come Bye and Craft for 2018 is soon approaching!! Can you believe it's virtually December??!!! Time has whizzed by. Come Bye and Craft will also be having a rest over the Winter Months. So Rufus won't be rounding you all up until Spring. March 2nd 2019. 12-4pm: Knit, Crochet, Sew, Craft and Chat: … Continue reading December Come Bye & Craft
It's nearly that time again! Another month gone and November is on the horizon! 12-4pm: Knit, Crochet, Sew, Craft and Chat: As usual from 12 to 4 you bring your craft and you chill and we'll supply you with tea/coffee and biscuits/cakes. You can do as much or as little as you like during your … Continue reading November Come Bye & Craft
Yes! After having a year off we'll be back at the Autum Quilt Festival once again. If you love fabric and patchwork then this festival is for you! Imperial War Museum Airspace Conservation Hall Duxford Cambridgeshire CB22 4QR 26 October to 28 October 2018 10:00am - 4:30pm (4:00pm on Sunday) Not only will there be fantastic quilts … Continue reading Autumn Quilt Festival ’18
So not long left until the next Come Bye & Craft session at the scout hut! Hurry and book your places, we already have 20 out of 30 people booking their spaces. As you can see by the poster - we have a few extra things happening on the day. So if you with us … Continue reading What’s on October’s Come Bye & Craft?
Well....what a success our first Come Bye & Craft Saturday was! For those that didn't know, on Saturday September 1st 2018 we introduced 'Come Bye & Craft' a new social crafting afternoon on Saturdays at the scout hut in Long Melford. It was a wonderful 4 hours of crafting, relaxation and socialising in line with … Continue reading Come Bye & Craft Saturdays
Issue 6 is now ready for PRE-ORDERING at The Woolpatch! CONTENTS - 140 pages (estimated weight is approx. 445 grams) - 12 patterns by a bunch of wonderful designers: Shannon Cook, Jonna Hietala, Joji Locatelli, Hélène Magnusson, Andrea Mowry, Sari Nordlund, Hiroko Payne, Rosa Pomar, Esther Romo, Annie Rowden, Astrid Troland and Emily Wessel … Continue reading Laine Magazine #6
SATURDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 2017 What will be happening? Autumn/Winter Yarns will be released for you to see/feel/buy Rowan: Felted Tweed: The brand new limited edition Kaffe Fassett colours to celebrate Rowan's 40th birthday will be on our shelves! West Yorkshire Spinners: NEW CHUNKY! Still currently under wraps. Katia Yarns: A brand new Super Chunky: Polar. … Continue reading 2nd Birthday!
It's in! We're big fans of Brigitte Heitland 'Zen Chic' and her Christmas range is something special. The blacks, popular greys and silvers look stunning with the metallic and how cool are the designs of trees and mistletoe? Very contemporary and classy. The gold metallic in it does push the price up a bit but … Continue reading Christmas 2018 Zen Chic is in!