Joy To Make can show you how to fall in love with making things again

Learn how to sew, crochet and be more creative. We offer lessons from absolute beginners to the more advanced.

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Creative textiles, sewing, group workshops

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Stripy Crochet Summer Bag DMC Natura XL Just Cotton

Beginner and advanced crochet classes available

Latest workshops

Our sewing and knitting workshops are for beginners to experts, we can offer hints and tips, tutorial videos and great ideas for sewing, knitting, crochet, and painting. We are based in Loughborough, Leicestershire.

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4 week course

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Summer Bag Workshop

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Sew a Summer Bag!

Summer Bag Workshop £45

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Crochet Workshop

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Learn to Crochet with us. 11th October 2017

Price: £30 for 2 sessions book now!

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Come and crochet with us once a month! We make something new each time!

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Private Sewing Classes

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Private sewing tutoring from Joy To Make. Learn to sew or brush up on you skills in our relaxed classes in Loughborough.

One on one sessions working at your own pace and on your own projects.

Groups and party hire

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We provide craft workshops for organisations, schools, birthday parties and hen do’s of all abilities.

For more information please contact us

Our latest blogs

  • Bunting Making Workshop

    BUNTING GALORE!   We’ve been making quite a bit of bunting lately, there are so many celebrations going on, what with weddings, anniversaries, birthdays and lots more ‘happenings’ there has been so much to do.   So we have given bunting the ‘Joy To Make’ treatment and it looks great, using cottons and cotton mixes […]
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  • Creative weekend

    What a great weekend we have just had!    A lovely afternoon with Annie and her friends celebrating her 40th birthday on Saturday, they chose to do creative textiles instead of partying in a club, because they knew that was what she would prefer, so thoughtful of them.  They decided to create a wall hanging […]
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  • Stripy Summer Crochet Bag

    Stripy Crochet Summer Bag DMC Natura XL Just Cotton
    We have a new bag on the block!  It’s our Stripy Summer Crochet Bag made with gorgeous, soft DMC Natura XL Just Cotton.  Fancy having a small bag you can throw a couple of items in and pop out to the shops or for a drink? Then this is the bag for you! It’s easy […]
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