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First Steps in Bobbin Lace Making with Sarah Clothier from Harlequin Lace.

This is a one day workshop for complete beginners which teaches you the first steps in learning the traditional craft of bobbin lace making.

Included in your Workshop:

  • Getting to know the equipment used for bobbin lace making.
  • How to prepare the pattern and pillow and winding bobbins for your first steps in lace making.
  • Learning Whole Stitch and Whole Stitch Netting and combining them to form a basic lace sampler * Some of the history and traditions of bobbin lace making.

All equipment is supplied to you via a starter kit with a no obligation option to purchase on the day of the workshop.

Sarah has both many years experience, as well as a City & Guilds, in lace making and will be using this knowledge to take you on a lacemaking journey giving you a good understanding of lace making techniques and showing how you can introduce exciting craft this in to your own projects.

Harlequin Lace, established in the 1980’s, is run by Sue & her partner Ben. They are renowned for their high quality pillows, lacemaking sundries and pride themselves in their unique & exclusive products.