Do you sell textile craft supplies? Exhibit with us

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Why not come and exhibit at one of the UK’s most respected textile craft fairs?

Makit Fairs have been holding exceptional events for the wider textile crafts field for many years - we started out visiting fairs and exhibiting ourselves so we have a keen eye of what visitors and traders are looking for from an event.

Are you looking for an opportunity to get your products seen by your target customers that offers a good return on your investment?

Perhaps you have an online shop or a bricks and mortar business and are looking for affordable ways to promote and bring your products to a wider audience?

Take a look below to see what you could benefit from partnering with us at one, or all of our events.

Our fairs give you:

✔ The opportunity to sell your products to your target audience

✔ A good spread of suppliers per craft – products have a chance to stand out without high volumes of competition

✔ A professional organisation & promotion programme that delivers the ‘footfall’

✔ Quality venues – easy access and good facilities for exhibitors, visitors and the less able

✔ Plenty of space for your stall and displays – visitors can take the time to browse comfortably

✔ A fair pricing policy to both the exhibitor and visitor

✔ Set up the day before at the two LQ&N fairs

✔ A quality and economic food & beverage service

✔ Free features that encourage the visitor to stay such as workshops, exhibitions, seminars and competitions

✔ Good onsite free car parking

✔ Mailers, flyers and excellent literature to promote your presence at the fair, in addition to our own extensive marketing

✔ Social media coverage

Our ongoing commitment to providing all of these benefits has led to growth year after year at our fairs with suppliers attending year after year.

Don’t just take our word for it, take a look at what our exhibitors and visitors say

Future Fair Dates 2022:

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

The Bushfield Leisure Centre, Orton Centre, Peterborough PE2 5RQ

Sunday 20th March 2022

The Makit Fenland Fair

Burgess Hall, Westwood Road, St Ives, Cambridgeshire PE27 6WU

Saturday 1st October 2022

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

Cranmore Avenue, Shirley, Solihull, West Midlands B90 4LF

Saturday 3rd December 2022

Exhibitor and trader testimonials

"We are always guaranteed to have plenty of space around the stall to set up and move around during the day; makes it so much easier and more enjoyable not to be cramped in. It also makes it much better for the visitors to get around the Fair especially important for those with mobility aids."

"We've been coming to the Makit Fairs for years and each time it gets better and better. It's testament to the organisation and planning that Makit do to ensure exhibitors and visitors have an enjoyable day."

"It was our first time exhibiting at the Makit LQ&N Fair in Peterborough. We were very pleased with the outcome, lots of interested visitors and sales were good with orders coming in long after the Fair itself from new customers who saw us on the day."