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Contact Name: Alison White

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2 Betts Avenue
Martlesham Heath
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP5 3RH

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£1495
Alsace - Next course on 11th September 2019
Immerse yourself in textiles & patchwork in the heart of the beautiful Alsace! Flights and accommodation included. Enjoy the company and expertise of Mandy Shaw on this 6-day holiday where the highlight promises to be the 25th Carrefour Europeen du Patchwork. Historical buildings, village halls and places of worship are turned into galleries exhibiting over 1,200 textile works of art in the four villages of Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines, Sainte Croix-aux-Mines, Liepvre and Rombach-le-Franc in the wonderful Val...
£389
Berkshire - Next course on 21st June 2019
We are delighted to have teamed up with Craft Sanctuary to bring you this embroidery retreat. Taking place in the picturesque Beaumont Estate, close to Old Windsor, this 2-night escape is the ideal opportunity to meet like-minded people, learn a new skill or indulge in your favourite hobby. Take part in four workshops across the weekend with Royal School of Needlework qualified tutor, Kate Barlow. The pretty design you will be working on uses crewel...
£2195
- Next course on 27th July 2019
Gleaming glaciers, foaming waterfalls, soaring mountains, beautiful valleys and ice-blue mountain lakes are all part of Norway’s stunning fjordland canvas. In Bergen we’ll take an exclusive yarn-related excursion, visiting the highlights of the city as well as the national knitting museum and some of the city’s wool shops. Our ports of call to and from Norway include both the Shetland and Orkney Islands. On Shetland we’ll visit the Shetland Museum & Archive for a tour...
£1945
Faroe Islands - Next course on 17th June 2019
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 I Geil, you’ll learn about the Faroese knitting traditions as you create your own Faroese inspired project. With both included excursions and a choice of optional tours you can delve deep and explore the stunning landscapes and...
£1599
- Next course on 29th September 2019
Join Jane Greenoff for a cross stitch retreat on the picturesque island of Madeira. Spend the week at the 4-star Baia Azul with breakfast and dinner included each day. Enjoy 3 full day and 1 half-day workshops with Jane and then explore the island on two included excursions, one of which features a visit to the renown local embroidery museum and factory.
£1525
- Next course on 23rd April 2019
We are excited to announce that Lynette Anderson is hosting her first Stitchtopia holiday in Nantes; a historical city in the north-west region of France and venue for the Pour l’amour de fil International show for thread-based arts. Patchwork, Quilting, Sewing, Embroidery, Home Décor and Knitting are all represented at the show, attracting some of the world’s best-known experts and visitors from across the globe. As well as a full day at the show this...
£1045
Prague - Next course on 5th April 2019
Join our expert Janet Clare for a long weekend of quilting, sightseeing and textile discovery. Now in its 13th year, the Prague Patchwork Meeting is a truly international experience with exhibitors from across Europe as well as Canada, USA, Taiwan, Australia, South Korea and Japan. Boasting four halls of galleries and shops there's plenty to see and do for quilters of all levels of experience. But your Prague experience doesn't end there! During two half...
£3999
Cape Town - Next course on 11th August 2019
Join us on this 14 night textile adventure to South Africa and the 20th South African National Quilt Festival. Flights included. This tour takes you to some of the country’s most iconic sites and experiences; Table Mountain and the Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden in Cape Town, Robben Island, wine tasting in the Cape Winelands, the Garden Route and an elephant safari. Our expert, Mandy Shaw, will be on hand throughout the tour, hosting 1 full day...
£1995
- Next course on 18th August 2019
Known for its awe-inspiring beauty, Norway’s fjordland is simply spectacular. Visit delightful cities and cruise deep blue fjords such as magnificent Geirangerfjord, surrounded by majestic mountains. Olden is the gateway to the spectacular Briksdal Glacier and Eidfjord offers a chance to visit the impressive Vøringsfossen waterfall. Visits to Dublin and Shetland complete the cruise. We include exclusive excursions in Dublin, Shetland and Bergen. In Dublin we’ll see the highlights of the city as well as...
£1595
Veneto - Next course on 24th April 2019
Join us on this 6-night holiday to the lovely city of Verona in the company of Karin Hellaby. Discover the wonderful textile exhibits at the Verona Tessile, immerse yourself in the splendour of Lake Garda and visit the glorious city of Venice. The Verona Tessile transforms the city into a diffused museum of textile art with exhibits located in museums, churches and other beautiful locations throughout the city. The holiday includes a walking tour of...