In-person course
in Brackley

Rag rug making - Stitching Kitchen



Join us to learn the basic skills of rag rugging. This old English tradition is the ultimate in up-cycling, using rags, fabric strips and clips of old fabric to create rugs, cushions or wreaths to adorn your home. Together we will learn the basics of the techniques - and prepare your fabrics ready to get rag rugging. Your tutor will be Hannah, the owner of Stitching Kitchen. She set up the business in 2017 to share her passion and skills in all things involving textiles, fabric and threads. Her courses are relaxed and fun, all necessary tools and materials are included as well as cake and a cuppa.

What's included in the price?

Full instruction from Hannah is included in the course along with Hessian Backing for your rug/cushion or wreath. You can use the rags from the Stitching Kitchen stash or bring your own cloth to incorporate into your design. You will also be provided with a hook to get you started on your Rag Rugging project.


3 hours (1:00pm to 4:00pm)

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.



Stitching Kitchen

with Craft Courses since 2018

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Stitching Kitchen was created by Hannah Thompson, a textile artist who loves to create in fabric and thread. She teaches various textile art related courses from her studio - and provides home made cakes and teas/coffee. The courses run regularly and also by arrangement - her spacious creative textiles and sewing studios are perfect to host events for groups and for parties.


Stitching Kitchen, Top Station Road, Brackley, Northamptonshire, NN13 7UG

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Wheelchair users
  • Limited mobility
  • Weekends
  • Stag dos
  • Hen dos
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Public transport
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Parking provided
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Evenings
  • Intermediate level
  • Suitable for beginners
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