Makit Fenland Fair, St Ives, Cambridgeshire

Come and join us at the 29th Makit Fenland Fair

Enjoy stall after stall of quality supplies for lacemaking, quilting, embroidery and all manner of needlecrafts. Be sure of seeing some of your favourite regular traders and also some that will be new to a Makit Fair, you will certainly grab a bargain and get inspired by your fellow crafters!

Ticket Raffle - on the hour every hour!

We are re-introducing this for 2019 at the request of our visitors. The first ticket drawn will be at 11.00 am and the last at 3.00 pm. The prize of a £20.00 voucher to spend with Makit.

(Winners must be present to receive their prize).


Make and Take logoDue to the popularity of the Make and Takes at our other fairs we are introducing this wonderful opportunity to try out new crafts to the Fenland fair!

There will be four Make & Takes around the fair featuring techniques that you can try or original designs that you can make. Just look for the balloons to identify:

• Eau Brink Studio

• Sue Clark Quilling

• Sue Knit Craft

• Tudor Rose Patchwork

A small charge will be made to cover the cost of the materials provided. There is no need to book – just sit down at a Make and Take table and get stuck in!



The Burgess Hall
Westwood Road, St Ives, Cambridgeshire PE27 6WU
Saturday 5th Oct 2019
10.00am to 3.30pm


Fenland fair traders-2019

Meet the traders

We welcome back some of our fairs regulars and a are delighted to have some new traders on board this year.

lace samples

Making a Point with Lace

The superb exhibition created by the Lace Guild Museum examining the important role needlace has played in the development of lace and fashion.


Diversity - Connected Textiles

Diversity by Ann Cook and Angie Hill. This talented duo present their final exhibition as part of the Connected Textile Group.