a festival of textiles

With summer comes our festival for sewists and fabric lovers. Join us over the weekend of 12th & 13th June 2021 to celebrate all things textiles. Enjoy a vibrant marketplace, small curated exhibitions and bookable workshops!
Exhibitors include textile producers, yarn purveyors, textile artists and makers.
Thread is an opportunity to join with other textile enthusiasts for a sociable & inspiring day out. Learn from the experts, try new techniques & enjoy a varied programme of workshops for all. Visitors are invited to the curated marketplace for artisan fabrics and haberdashery to purchase for their own textile projects or buy unique handcrafted work from artists and makers.

Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter and Instagram to keep up to date with news on the festival as it is announced.

Applications for exhibitors are now open. For more details and to apply click the link below. The deadline for applications Fri 26 February.

Find our online exhibitor application form here.

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If you are interested in exhibiting at thread contact Caroline.

  • Caroline Pearce
    Craft Coordinator