Maire Curtis Lakeland Studio

Contact Name: Maureen Flett

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Address:
5 High Buildings
Warwick Bridge
Carlisle
Cumbria
CA4 8RP

Maire Curtis Lakeland Studio
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About Maire Curtis Lakeland Studio

Maureen is a master hand embroiderer with over 25 years experience. Skills handed down from Irish ancestors have been honed with training from world class embroidery schools. Small courses and workshops are often held in her native Cumbria and the hand embroidery courses can be studied via distance learning or online.

Courses, kits & gifts

Bee Mandala Embroidery Panel - UK Postage Only
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Bee Mandala Embroidery Panel - UK Postage Only
Craft kit
£7.85
Bee mandala embroidery panel hand drawn on high quality cotton fabric. Honey bees, flowers and ladybirds adorn this 6" hoop design created for those with some embroidery experience. We have...
Beeswax Thread Conditioner (UK Postage only)
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Beeswax Thread Conditioner (UK Postage only)
Craft kit
£3.55
Beeswax has been used by embroiderers for centuries. Triple filtered British beeswax makes a superb thread conditioner. We mould it into lovely honeycomb shapes and carefully pack each in a...
Blackwork Mushroom Kit UK ONLY
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Blackwork Mushroom Kit UK ONLY
Craft kit
£15
This happy little pair of blackwork mushrooms proves a real hit at workshops. Completed in Back stitch and Holbein stitch on a pre drawn background, this project offers a range...
Cloud and Raindrop Wall Hanging Mobile Kit - UK ONLY
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Cloud and Raindrop Wall Hanging Mobile Kit - UK ONLY
Craft kit
£16.70
Pre cut and easy to put together with full instructions, this British wool felt cloud and multi coloured raindrop wall hanging will make a lovely addition to a nursery or...
Dill Embroidery Panel - UK postage only
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Dill Embroidery Panel - UK postage only
Craft kit
£7.85
Dill embroidery panel hand drawn on high quality cotton fabric. This lovely simple, contemporary and minimal 6" hoop design features graceful Dill and is created for those with some embroidery...
Felt Christmas Gnomes Kit - UK ONLY
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Felt Christmas Gnomes Kit - UK ONLY
Craft kit
£43.35
Learn how to make your own lovely Scandinavian Christmas Gnomes. Everything you need apart from scissors and fabric adhesive will be in the box. You need basic sewing and embroidery...
Goldwork Scissors and Tweezer Set ( UK Postage only)
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Goldwork Scissors and Tweezer Set ( UK Postage only)
Craft kit
£18.50
Highest quality goldwork scissors and tweezer set. These Italian made Goldwork embroidery scissors or Metal Thread Embroidery Scissors have the finest serrated blade for cutting goldwork wires cleanly and precisely....
Halloween Felt Gnome Kit ( UK postage only)
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Halloween Felt Gnome Kit ( UK postage only)
Craft kit
£16.95
This lovely little Halloween gnome is easy to make in just a few hours. Everything you need apart from pins, scissors and fabric adhesive will be in the box. You...
Kogin Needle Case Embroidery Kit - UK ONLY
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Kogin Needle Case Embroidery Kit - UK ONLY
Craft kit
£9.35
Our Kogin needle case embroidery kit features the popular Japanese Lotus design in lovely autumnal shades and comes as a complete kit including everything you need to complete the project...
Lucky Leprechaun Felt Sewing Kit (UK ONLY)
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Lucky Leprechaun Felt Sewing Kit (UK ONLY)
Craft kit
£16.95
This cheeky little Good Luck Leprechaun Gnome comes in a handy kit format so that you can make him yourself. Everything you need apart from scissors and fabric adhesive will...
Metallic Heavy Metals Embroidery Threads Pack (UK Postage only)
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Metallic Heavy Metals Embroidery Threads Pack (UK Postage only)
Handcrafted gift
£7.45
Specially selected Madeira metallic threads for hand embroiderers. We are always on the lookout for new threads, especially to avoid the problem of tarnishing in goldwork embroideries. Madeira have a...
Mini Prick and Pounce Embroidery Image Transfer Kit (UK Postage only)
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Mini Prick and Pounce Embroidery Image Transfer Kit (UK Postage only)
Handcrafted gift
£12
A mini version of our professional embroidery prick and pounce transfer kit. A proven, traditional way to transfer your embroidery designs. This mini kit is great for those just venturing...
Prick and Pounce Embroidery Image Transfer Kit ( UK Postage only)
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Prick and Pounce Embroidery Image Transfer Kit ( UK Postage only)
Handcrafted gift
£17.08
Transfer embroidery designs like a pro using the prick and pounce technique. Our prick and pounce kit is a proven, traditional way to transfer your embroidery designs. Containing two of...
Seahorse Blackwork Kit - UK ONLY
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Seahorse Blackwork Kit - UK ONLY
Craft kit
£16.95
A lovely little blackwork seahorse surveys his world from a shadow of cross stitch coral both worked in DMC Colour Variations threads. Second in our series of marine designs which...
Seasons Blackwork Embroidery Kit - UK Postage Only
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Seasons Blackwork Embroidery Kit - UK Postage Only
Craft kit
£27.85
Four blackwork cameos in one kit, each one adapted to reflect the four seasons in design and choice of amazing hand dyed Stef Francis fine perle embroidery threads. Simple back...
Slow Stitch Kit - Autumn Splendour (UK Postage only)
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Slow Stitch Kit - Autumn Splendour (UK Postage only)
Craft kit
£16.75
Each wondrous box is a treasure trove of fabric and trims for your slow stitching project. Celebrate the glorious fall colours of autumn with over sixteen pieces of quality new...
Slow Stitch Kit - Orkney Shores - UK Postage Only
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Slow Stitch Kit - Orkney Shores - UK Postage Only
Craft kit
£16.75
Take a mindful trip along the Orkney shores with this treasure trove of fabric and trims for your slow stitching project. This generous kit features over ten pieces of quality...
Slow Stitch Kit- Lakeland Hues - UK Postage Only
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Slow Stitch Kit- Lakeland Hues - UK Postage Only
Craft kit
£16.75
Each wondrous box is a treasure trove of fabric and trims for your slow stitching project. Take a mindful and contemplative journey through the Cumbrian Lake District with over ten...
Sparkling Crystal & Festive Threads Twin Pack
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Sparkling Crystal & Festive Threads Twin Pack
Handcrafted gift
£12.50
Our discounted Crystal and Festive sparkling threads duo. Our pack of fine Metallic threads are perfect for the Groovi Pergamano parchment embroidery designs and contains the glorious multi faceted Peacock...
Sparkling Crystal Threads Pack
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Sparkling Crystal Threads Pack
Handcrafted gift
£7.05
A lovely collection of sparkling crystal hand embroidery threads in ten pastel shades. Our pack of fine Metallic threads are perfect for the Groovi Pergamano parchment embroidery designs and contains...
Sparkling Felt Stars Kit - UK ONLY
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Sparkling Felt Stars Kit - UK ONLY
Craft kit
£15.95
Our sparkling felt stars project pack has everything you need to create four ivory felt hanging decorations with a sparkling hand embroidered “wire wrap” design. All you need to do...
Sparkling Festive Threads Collection (UK Postage only)
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Sparkling Festive Threads Collection (UK Postage only)
Handcrafted gift
£7.05
A stunning collection of ten sparkling festive hand embroidery threads. ***These are a limited edition only and will be available while stocks last!*** Our pack of fine Metallic threads are...
Sparkling Metallic Threads Pack 1 (UK postage only)
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Sparkling Metallic Threads Pack 1 (UK postage only)
Craft kit
£7.05
The Maire Curtis embroidery studio has created these unique hand embroiderers’ packs of the famous Madeira Sparkling thread. Madeira manufacture a stunning range of metallic threads and their sparkling metallic...
Sparkling Metallic Threads Pack 2 (UK Postage only)
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Sparkling Metallic Threads Pack 2 (UK Postage only)
Handcrafted gift
£7.05
The Maire Curtis embroidery studio has created these unique hand embroiderers’ packs of the famous Madeira Sparkling thread. Madeira manufacture a stunning range of metallic threads and their sparkling metallic...
Sparkling metallic Threads Twin Pack (UK Postage only)
Silver AWARD
Sparkling metallic Threads Twin Pack (UK Postage only)
Handcrafted gift
£12.50
The Maire Curtis embroidery studio has created these unique hand embroiderers’ packs of the famous Madeira Sparkling thread. Madeira manufacture a stunning range of metallic threads and their sparkling metallic...
Specialist Blackwork Threads Pack
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Specialist Blackwork Threads Pack
Handcrafted gift
£9.10
This specialist Blackwork Threads Pack has been developed to provide four grades or thicknesses of black cotton hand embroidery thread. Putting together a supply of blackwork threads often means pulling...
Spring Bunny Embroidery Panel, UK postage only
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Spring Bunny Embroidery Panel, UK postage only
Craft kit
£7.85
Spring Bunny embroidery panel hand drawn on high quality cotton fabric. This sweet 6" hoop design features a spring bunny rabbit surrounded by flowers and is created for those with...
Spring Elements Embroidery Panel, UK postage only
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Spring Elements Embroidery Panel, UK postage only
Craft kit
£7.85
Spring Elements embroidery panel hand drawn on high quality cotton fabric. This 6" hoop design features a range of spring flowers, bees and Ladybirds in a random design created for...
Spring Mandala Embroidery Panel, UK postage only
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Spring Mandala Embroidery Panel, UK postage only
Craft kit
£7.85
Spring Mandala embroidery panel hand drawn on high quality cotton fabric. This lovely spring 6" hoop design features a range of spring flowers, bunny rabbits, bees and Ladybirds in a...
Spring Wreath Embroidery Panel, UK postage only
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Spring Wreath Embroidery Panel, UK postage only
Craft kit
£7.85
Spring Wreath embroidery panel hand drawn on high quality cotton fabric. This lovely spring wreath 6" hoop design features a range of spring flowers, created for those with some embroidery...
Tamara Blackwork Embroidery Kit - UK Postage Only
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Tamara Blackwork Embroidery Kit - UK Postage Only
Craft kit
£9.85
This lovely little counted blackwork piece was created in our studio as a border design and we are now offering this as a kit featuring stunning Stef Francis hand dyed...
Tara Dragonfly Modern Goldwork Embroidery (Burgundy) - UK ONLY
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Tara Dragonfly Modern Goldwork Embroidery (Burgundy) - UK ONLY
Craft kit
£27.90
Designed for the Craft Sanctuary retreat in February 2017, this sparkling dragonfly with iridescent lacy wings was an instant hit. Everything you need to complete this design (apart from the...
Tara Dragonfly Modern Goldwork Embroidery (Navy Blue) - UK ONLY
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Tara Dragonfly Modern Goldwork Embroidery (Navy Blue) - UK ONLY
Craft kit
£27.90
Designed for the Craft Sanctuary retreat in February 2017, this sparkling dragonfly with iridescent lacy wings was an instant hit. Everything you need to complete this design (apart from the...
Under The Sea Blackwork Kit - UK Postage Only
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Under The Sea Blackwork Kit - UK Postage Only
Craft kit
£25.89
This counted blackwork Under the Sea embroidery kit features some lovely DMC Colour Variations threads and just a hint of gold. A great introduction to blackwork embroidery complete with chart...
Variegated Fine Perle 16 Thread Gift Box
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Variegated Fine Perle 16 Thread Gift Box
Handcrafted gift
£36
All of our variegated fine perle 16 threads in a gift box set of 24 skeins complete with a selection of high quality crewel and tapestry needles. The single strand...
Velvet Goldwork/Beading Board - with tools (UK Postage only)
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Velvet Goldwork/Beading Board - with tools (UK Postage only)
Handcrafted gift
£25.20
Our quality goldwork boards are hand crafted at our Lakeland studio. ***Please note - You will need to let us know which colour you require using the message facility at...
Velvet Goldwork/Beading Board (UK Postage only)
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Velvet Goldwork/Beading Board (UK Postage only)
Handcrafted gift
£10.45
Our quality goldwork boards are hand crafted at our Lakeland studio. ***Please note - You will need to let us know which colour you require by using the message facility...
Willlow Embroidery Panel, UK postage only
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Willlow Embroidery Panel, UK postage only
Craft kit
£7.85
Spring Willow embroidery panel hand drawn on high quality cotton fabric. This lovely, simple spring 6" hoop design features the beautiful willow, with graceful catkins created for those with some...
Woodland Friends Felt Mobile Kit - UK Postage Only
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Woodland Friends Felt Mobile Kit - UK Postage Only
Craft kit
£47.80
Our Woodland Friends felt mobile sewing kit is a great way to learn how to construct a hanging mobile with felt characters. The kit comes complete with bound 12" hanging...

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