Saturday 7 th October 2023

Makit Fenland Fair

Saturday 7 th October 2023
The Burgess Hall, St. Ives,
Cambridgeshire PE27 6WU
Opening Times: 10.00 am - 3.30 pm

Tickets £7.50 at the door

Under 12’s Free

Saturday 2 nd December 2023

Makit LQ&N (Lacemaking, Quilting & Needlecraft) Christmas Fair

Saturday 2 nd December 2023

The National Motorcycle Museum Conference Centre,
Solihull, Birmingham B92 0EJ

Opening Times: 10.00 am - 4.00 pm

Tickets £8.50 at the door

Under 12’s Free

Sunday 12 th May 2024

Makit LQ&N (Lacemaking, Quilting & Needlecraft) Fair

Sunday 12 May 2024
The Bushfield Leisure Centre,
Peterborough PE2 5RQ
Opening Times: 10.00am - 3.30pm

Tickets £8.00 at the door

Under 12’s Free

Discounted "Early Bird" tickets and
group ticket discounts are available for all Makit Fairs


A great day
out for all the family


Stock up on Lacemaking, Quilting and Needlecraft supplies


new crafts

Meet other textile crafters (Medium)

Meet other
textile crafters

All your Lacemaking, Embroidery, Quilting and Needlecraft supplies under one roof in a covid secure environment.

Within every carefully planned Makit Fair you will find a range of fantastic stalls containing threads, fabrics, craft books, tools and accessories for lacemaking, quilting,
embroidery, crochet, and all needlecrafts. You will not only have access to products offered by the country’s leading national and regional suppliers, but also
the opportunity to discover new products often not available on the High Street!

Take part in a range of workshops designed to teach you more about techniques used in your favourite textile crafts.
Make & Take taster sessions or view stunning exhibitions from some of the UK’s most talented amateur and professional crafters and textile artists.

What you will find at a Makit Fair

Makit Fairs are well organised, friendly and the ideal place to meet other people who share your passion for crafting.

They take place at quality and accessible venues with plenty of car parking space.

An environment that is fully compliant with government guidance in respect COVID 19 and its variants.

We provide at all our venues, ample visitor seating and wide aisles so you won’t be
pushed along by the crowd Instead, you can relax and take time out to enjoy everything that’s on offer.

When you need to rest your feet, you can enjoy food and refreshments in the fairs’s coffee shop area.

Come and join us for a fantastic family day out – created by crafters especially for you!

Helping to keep traditional textile crafts alive to inspire future generations

Learn with our Taster Demonstrations

Try something new – many of our exhibitors are happy to provide taster demonstrations of techniques or the use of materials and tools that they provide.

Visit each fairs page for details of exhibitor demonstrations.

Workshops to master new techniques

Experience a new craft or technique with some of the country’s leading craft specialists. We have a variety of interesting workshops to suit all abilities.

Visit each fairs page for Workshop details.


Enjoy a selection of high quality and
original textile craft exhibitions – some of
national importance – free within the ticket price.
Get inspired for your own projects!

Visit each fairs page for exhibition details.