Let me welcome you all to Audrey. She's one of the many fabulous flock members we have in daily at The Woolpatch for our morning knit and natter sessions. Audrey is one of the Thurdsay morning Knit & Natter gang and is very talented indeed. Not only does she knit, but she also loves to … Continue reading Cards by Audrey Tanner
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
There are 7 main colour trends this Autumn/Winter 18/19 season. We've got many of these colours in a variety of yarns so pop in the shop and have a look! They are gorgeous colours and its also nice to see mustard yellow still on trend. Greys are still popular and the cherry reds look … Continue reading Autumn & Winter Yarns now arriving
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!
The physical and mental health benefits of knitting and crocheting are well documented. Spending time with your favourite crafts can lower blood pressure, reduce depression and anxiety, slow the onset of dementia, distract from chronic pain and increase the sense of wellbeing. Here at The Woolpatch, we take our responsibility to promote physical and mental … Continue reading Here’s Rufus – ‘Come Bye & have a cuppa’
Can you believe it! We're nearly 2 years old? Where has the time gone? It's been another great fun year and I'm loving every minute of running the shop. We've developed yarn and fabric stocks, we've increased our classes and we've had a nice paint job too! We couldn't have done it without you that's … Continue reading 2nd Birthday – Save the date!