Discover the basics of crochet in our Crochet for Beginners class under the inspiring guidance of Yorkshire designer/maker Steffi Glaves. Learn the basic stitches including chain, double and treble, arranging stitches to make granny squares to turn into colourful blankets or bunting, with appliqué crocheted flowers. Steffi has 142k followers on Instagram and is the author of two books of micro crochet designs and patterns: ‘100 Micro Crochet Motifs: Patterns and Charts for Tiny Creations’ and ‘100 Micro Amigurumi’. Suitable for complete beginners. 16+ All materials included in price.

What's included in the price?

Light refreshments Please note that our classes are held on the 2nd floor of our medieval building, accessible only by stairs. We apologise if this prevents anyone from attending.


3 hours

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts



Duttons for Buttons

with Craft Courses since 2019

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Founded in 1906, we are a family firm with shops in York and Harrogate. We specialise in haberdashery and needlecrafting materials and workshops, with an international reputation for stocking over 10,000+ different button designs. Our classes are held in a beautiful beamed room at the top of our medieval building in York and in the Yorkshire town of Ilkley in a converted Victorian double-fronted shop. They are taught by practicing designers and makers with considerable expertise in (and passion for) their respective crafts, and considerable teaching experience.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Public transport
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Weekends
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32 Coppergate, , York, York, YO1 9NR