Our new workroom is complete :-)

Here is our new workroom! A lot has gone on in the past year and we decided to relocate from Loughborough town centre to the outskirts. It was for various reasons, parking was one of the issues, and also the area we were in wasn't quite suitable. We have now created a fabulous workroom which [...]

By | 2019-01-24T10:13:30+00:00 January 24th, 2019|News, Sewing, Workshops|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | 2017-11-09T11:48:25+00:00 July 7th, 2015|Crochet, Events, News, Sewing, Workshops|0 Comments

Plan a party with us!

Joy To Make creates fun and creative parties for all ages and abilities. If you are planning a special event, why not consider Joy To Make to add that certain special something to the mix! Joy To Make offers a full party service which includes activities from sewing, crochet, knitting to painting and textile art. If [...]

By | 2017-11-09T11:48:25+00:00 April 10th, 2015|Events, News, Sewing|0 Comments

A fun workshop weekend!

What a busy weekend we had with crochet workshops and private sewing tuition. On Saturday we were teaching how to make a Roman Blind, Sunday we were running a crochet workshop for children at The Sock Gallery in Loughborough, and Monday we were making curtains.   Our Roman Blind workshop was to make one large [...]

By | 2015-04-01T13:57:53+00:00 April 1st, 2015|Crochet, News, Sewing, Workshops|0 Comments

Sock Gallery Workshop

We are going to be running a crochet workshop at the Sock Fair at Loughborough Town Hall on Sunday 22nd March 2015. Come along and bring your 4-16 year olds to participate in some creative crochet sessions! Make funky coloured bugs and creatures or fashionable headbands and bracelets. It's free to join in, so we [...]

By | 2017-11-09T11:48:25+00:00 February 27th, 2015|Crochet, Events, News|0 Comments

Myboshi Crochet Workshop

This week we have been making crochet myboshi beanies Well we are getting to that stage of waking up again its nearly Spring!  We’ve lots to create in the next few weeks to brighten ourselves and our homes after the long freezing winter. Everyone that came had either no idea or just limited knowledge of crocheting, [...]

By | 2017-11-09T11:48:25+00:00 February 13th, 2015|Crochet, News, Workshops|0 Comments

Christmas craft fair season!

Last weekend we were at Our Ladies Convent School in Loughborough at their annual Christmas craft fair. It was lovely to meet lots of new faces, and 'hello' if you've popped on to our website to take a look! Lots of interested people inquiring about our workshops and knitting circles. We will setting up a knitting [...]

By | 2017-11-09T11:48:26+00:00 November 25th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Crochet Poppies for Music In Me

Crochet poppies! We are very proud to have made some crochet poppies for the Music In Me choir from Woodhouse Eaves, Leicestershire. The ladies were performing for Kegworth Methodist Church where they performed an array of hits from musicals, present day and past classics. Donations for the poppies will be taken for the Poppy Appeal. [...]

By | 2014-11-02T11:48:28+00:00 November 2nd, 2014|News|0 Comments