Workshops and Events

Our workshop area

Customised knitting or crochet lessons

One-to-One Lessons

Our One-to-One lesson is very popular as it can be perfectly customised to your wishes and needs. Whether you want to learn the basics, are about to tackle new techniques, or you happen to find yourself in a complete knitting disaster. We are here to help! For more information and details on how to book, please get in touch.
When: available at appointment
Price: £25 per hour


3rd Thursday every month

Monthly Knit Night

Join us for a social evening of knitting and fun. Bring your wool and needles, and let us knit together. All skill levels welcome! We’ll provide wine and snacks, and we’ll offer 10% off all yarns on the evening.
When: 3rd Thursday of the month, 6.30pm
Suggested donation £3

2017 dates:
January 19th, February 16th, March 16th, April 20th, May 18th, June 15th, July 20th, August 17th, September 21st, October 19th, November 16th and December 21st.


Workshop – Mondays November 20th and 27th

OR Tuesdays December 5th and 12th

Learn to Knit

Learn to knit at Knit with attitude! This is the course that will teach you everything you will need to know to make your very own snood or scarf. Knitting is a thousand year old craft that has influenced countless designers and makers in that time. Despite all this, the basics of knitting are very simple and easy to master. In 2 classes you will learn how to cast on, the basics of knitting, how to cast off and finish your knitting. You will start a snood or a scarf in the first class, and learn how to finish it in the second class. You will need 200g of a chunky yarn and 12mm needles. All supplies for the class are available at the shop for 10% off when purchased on the day or when signing up for the class.

Size of class: 6 students
When: Mondays November 20th and 27th, 2017 6:30 - 8pm
OR Tuesdays December 5th and 12th, 2017 6:30 - 8pm
Fee: £50
Book your spot.


Workshop – Saturday November 25th

OR Sunday January 7th

Beginner Crochet

Curious about crochet? Then this is the workshop for you! In this class you will learn all the basic stitches that you need as an introduction to Crochet. You will then pick from a selection of patterns to make yourself either one of 3 different shaped scarves or to start on your very own Granny Square blanket. Absolute beginners welcome. We will provide some materials and hooks for you to use while you practice the stitches. All supplies for the class are available at the shop for 10% off when purchased on the day or when signing up for the class.

Size of class: 6 students
When: Saturday November 25th, 2017 11am - 2pm
OR Sunday January 7th, 2018 11am - 2pm
Fee: £50
Book your spot.


Workshop – Wednesdays November 15th and 22th

Learn To Knit A Hat

Learn to knit a hat in the round. This 2 week class will cover knitting in the round on double pointed needles, reading a pattern and decreases. Learning to knit in the round is an essential skill for any knitter to have under their belt. This class is perfect for beginners who are confident with casting on and the knit stitch. Being comfortable with the purl stich is helpful but not essential. You will need 100g of Bulky yarn such as Erika Knight Maxi Wool and a set of 8mm double pointed needles. All supplies for the class are available at the shop for 10% off when purchased on the day or when signing up for the class.

Size of class: 6 students
When: Wednesdays November 15th and 22nd, 2017 6:30 - 8:30pm
Fee: £65


Workshop – Mondays December 4th and 11th

Project Class

Are you thinking of tackling a project but aren't comfortable taking it on on your own? This project class is just what you need, it's like a homework club for knitters! Each student brings their own project to work on in a group setting. With small classes there is still plenty of one-on-one time with the instructor and you'll learn from your fellow students as well. Starting a larger project or finishing up a few smaller ones are all perfect projects to bring along. This 2 week class is suitable for knitters of all skill levels from beginner to advanced. Students should come with a project in mind, supplies can be advised on in the class. All supplies for the class are available at the shop for 10% off when purchased on the day or when signing up for the class.

Size of class: 6 students
When: Mondays December 4th  and 11th, 2017 6:30 - 8:30pm
Fee: £65
Book your spot.


Workshop – Thursday December 7th

Learn To Knit Cables

Did you know that cables are much easier than they look? Learn to make these twisted patterns in one evening. In the class we will learn to work some basic cable patterns from both written and charted patterns, working with a pattern for a cabled headband. You will need at least 50g of aran weight yarn and 6mm needles. This class is perfect for beginners who are comfortable with knit and purl, as well as more advanced knitters. All supplies for the class are available at the shop for 10% off when purchased on the day or when signing up for the class.

Size of class: 6 students
When: Thursday December 7th, 2017 6:30 - 8:30pm
Fee: £40


The Small Print:

Courses are payable in full on booking. If you are unable to attend, please cancel your booking at minimum two weeks before the event to receive a full refund. For later cancellations, your place needs to be filled by another student for a refund to be issued. We reserve the right to cancel a class in unusual circumstances. We try to avoid this wherever possible, but sometimes it cannot be avoided. In this situation, of course, a full refund will be given. We're sorry, but Knit with attitude/Of Cabbages & Kings can not be held responsible for weather conditions or any other situations that are out of our control.
 

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