GUIDE TO NOVEMBER
2-3 November YARNPORIUM Central Hall Westminster, London SW1H 9NH
Join in a celebration of all things wonderfully woolly and discover the latest in yarn and fibre trends, attend creative workshops and fun talks. Oh, and don’t miss the Indie Maker Spotlight event. www.yarninthecity.com/about-the-yarnporium/
One day tickets are £10 in advance or £12 on the day. Under 16s enter free.
3-4 November STITCH FEST Totnes Civic Hall, High Street, Totnes TQ9 5SF and The Grove School, The Grove, Totnes TQ9 5ED (five-minute walk between venues)
Now in its third year, Stitch Fest will showcase some of the UK’s best independent makers, dyers, spinners and designers. Join in with workshops, talks and more yarn-filled events. www.stitchfest.co.uk
Day tickets cost £4.50 (£5 on the door); weekend tickets cost £7.50 (£8 on the door); children under 16 attend free.
10 November FESTIWOOL The Priory School, Bedford Road, Hitchin SG5 2UR
Step into a brilliant world of colour at Festiwool 2018! Fill your shopping basket with beautiful yarns, accessories and exciting patterns as you explore the wondrous woolly market place. www.festiwool.com
Pre-booked tickets, £5 (£7 on door). 11-16 years, £4. Under 11s, free.
8-11 November THE KNITTING & STITCHING SHOW RDS, Simmonscourt Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
Discover the latest in all things textile with 150 craft stalls to explore. Share your love of craft with like-minded people, restock your stash, learn a new skill and stop for a well-earned cup of tea. www.theknittingandstitchshow.com
Ticket prices range from £6-£110 depending on age and group number, children under five attend free.
10-11 November NOTTINGHAM YARN EXPO Nottingham Conference Centre, 30 Burton Street, Nottingham NG1 4BU
Browse an array of artisan stalls stocked with gorgeous yarns, must-have haberdashery and stunning patterns. Take a break from the shopping and attend a fabulous workshop or grab a cuppa in a sit and knit area. www.nottinghamyarnexpo.com
Pre-booked tickets £8. Carers/children enter free. Group discounts.
Discover fab knitting ‘jewels’ at Yarnporium!