Makit Fenland Fair, St Ives


10.00am to 3.30pm

Entrance £6.50 • Under 12’s Free

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

Welcome to our first post lockdown Fair!

Enjoy our selection of traders and browse their ranges of threads, fabrics, craft books, and notions for quilting and patchwork, lacemaking, embroidery, crochet, and all needlecrafts.


Ticket Raffle – On the Hour Every Hour!

We are pleased to respond to visitor requests and have reinstated this feature for the fair.

The number of your ticket will be entered automatically into a free raffle for a £25.00 voucher to spend with Makit. Tickets will be drawn on the hour between 11.00 am and 3,00 pm. Winning ticket numbers will be announced over the Tannoy every hour.

Keep your ears cocked – you might win!

The Lace Guild logo wheelThe Lace Guild will hold its AGM in the mezzanine area of the hall.

Please contact the Lace Guild for details on 01384 390739 or by email to

Discounted Early Bird tickets are available at £6.00 each and may be collected on entrance to the Fair. The price of tickets purchased after the deadline date, or on the day of the fair, will be charged at £6.50 each.

coffee-cupFood and beverages are available throughout the day from the Coffee Shop located in the far-right hand corner of the Burgess Hall.

Keeping You Safe – the Makit Covid Commitment

We look forward to welcoming you to the Makit Fenland Fair 2021. Whilst government guidance continues to change - its constant message is one of caution.

Click here to read the full safety precautions and requirements for visiting the Fair

Our Exhibitors

  • Acorn Bobbins
  • And Sew We begin
  • Annick Staes
  • Bespoke Watercolour Lace Bobbins
  • C&D Springet
  • Fenland Lace Makers
  • Harlequin Lace
  • Honeybees & Horseshoes
  • Knuston Hall
  • Korry's Little Shop
  • Lace Bobbins by Chris Parsons
  • Louise West Lace Design
  • M&D Davis Lace Bobbins
  • Mainly Lace
  • Makit of March
  • Material Creations
  • Melly Made Designs
  • Michelle James Designs
  • Pat Castlo
  • Pippins Patchwork
  • Quilters Guild Region 9
  • Reg Beasant
  • Rela Designs
  • Roseground Supplies
  • Sew Knit Craft
  • Sewing Daze
  • Simply Vintage Designs
  • Stitch Together
  • Tatting and Design
  • The Craft DooKit
  • The Lace Guild
  • The Ring of Tatters
  • Tree Carcass - Tweaking
  • Tudor Rose Patchwork
  • Turnstyle Crafted Wooden Products
  • Watercolours & Lace

… and more to confirm

Revisit the previous Makit LQ&N Fenland Fair

If you haven't been to one of our Fairs before, or just want a reminder of what happened at Fenland Fair see below for a snapshot of the day.

Make and Takes / Exhibitions / Workshops

Respecting government advice to exercise caution regrettably we shall not provide Make and Take opportunities, Workshops or Exhibitions, activities that may be defined as close contact risk areas at the Makit Fenland Fair 2021.