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Knitting in the Faroe Islands 3-10 June 2024

Discover the stunning landscapes of the Faroe Islands in the company of fellow travellers who share your passion for knitting. Enjoy two and a half days of private workshops, where, under the guidance of local knitting expert Katrina í Geil, you will learn about the Faroese knitting traditions as you create your own Faroese inspired […]

£2725

Crochet Lanterns Weekend – 7-9 June 2024

Brighten up your home and garden with these colourful, ornate Crochet Lanterns and Lobster Pots. Joining Emma Leith for the weekend you will go on a lovely crochet journey packed with colour, new skills and the freedom to explore at your own pace.

£519

Knitting in the West of Ireland – 23-28 June 2024

On this superb knitting holiday, enjoy workshops led by our expert Julie Dubreux and discover the stunning scenery and traditional crafts found on the west coast of Ireland. Excursions include the charming city of Galway as well as Kylemore Abbey and Leenane Sheep and Wool Centre, both nestled in the midst of Connemara's rugged landscape. […]

£1865

Knitting Traditions and Cultures of Peru – 18 Jul – 1 Aug 2024

Peru has the longest continuous history of textile production in the world, going back almost 10,000 years. Invented long before pottery and just as humans started agriculture, Peruvian fibre manipulation began with simple spun fibres but by 500 AD this rudimentary craft had developed into complex techniques. On our travels we’ll explore the processes involved […]

£6895

Norway knitting retreat – 2-9 Sept 2024

This very special tour has been inspired by our Head of Craft Holidays, Alison White, and her own travels around Norway – designed to take you on a discovery of a rich textile heritage and unique culture. "Recently the Norwegian Tourist Board invited me to discover the history and traditions of the knitting industry in […]

£2495

Knitting in the Scottish Highlands – 6-13 October 2024

Join Carol Meldrum in the Scottish Highlands for a week of workshops and excursions with fellow yarn lovers. Staying in Inverness, the cultural capital of the Scottish Highlands, enjoy a cruise along legendary Loch Ness, a visit to Knockando Woolmill, an Alpaca Farm and browse colourful wool shops. In the company of like-minded knitters, who […]

£2135

Embroidery on Crochet Weekend 8 -10 Nov 2024

Join Anna Nikipirowicz and explore the beautiful art of embroidery on crochet. During this retreat, you will work on a wall hanging based on projects from Anna’s book. Enjoy learning an array of embroidery stitches and how best to work them onto a crochet background!

£519

Harrogate Festive Knitting and Crochet Retreat – 9-12 Dec 2024

Join Frederica Patmore in Harrogate, a Victorian spa town, for this 3-night festive knitting and crochet retreat. Experience the joy of Christmas in the heart of Yorkshire as you create woolly festive projects, enjoy a delicious afternoon tea at Bettys, and shop in Harrogate’s thriving high street, boutique shops and artisan markets.

£695

Christmas Crochet Weekend – 13-15 Dec 2024

Join Anna Nikipirowicz on this Christmas-themed crochet weekend at Staverton Park & Golf Club. Under Anna's guidance, you will make a range of decorations to get into the festive spirit. These decorations can be used to make a garland, wreath or even to decorate your own tree!

£519