Myself and @lyndascraftroom took a trip to cranage hall today, the weather was stunning. We met with the events manager there to finalise our requirements and make sure the weekend is absolutely perfect. And it will be! The estate itself is just lovely, pure luxury, green trees all around
The event starts from 5pm, guests will be greeted with a glass of prosseco, because people might be arriving in drive and drabs the first evening meal will be a hot and cold buffet, we’ll then go into our first workshop the workshop (perhaps toft!!) is going to be held in a gorgeous room which will be filled with comfortable sofas and a blazing fire!
On Saturday morning after breakfast we will Continue with our workshop, after lunch (in the restaurant) we will have a workshop hosted by the very lovely Eleonora from @coastalcrochet Eleonora will be designing a pattern especially for The Crochet Sanctuary!
During the event we’ll have pastries and cake, and unlimited refreshments
Cranage offer locally sourced teas and cordials, and all your funny coffees for you coffee drinkers!
Oh it’s just so exciting!
We’ve got full support of :
- King cole
- Three bears yarn
- World of wool
And we have already had some deliveries for our goody bags which each guest will leave with
And there’s more on the way, I love a squishy yarny parcel!
Yarn we’ll be using during the sanctuary will be
- Knitcrafts WI
- King cole dolly mix dk
- Three bears yarn
- Toft alpaca
- And yarn recommended by @coastalcrochets pattern
And it’s unlimited use throughout the weekend. (Yes that’s right, and no, no off cuts)
I’ve had such a lovely day with @lyndascraftroom we’ve gassed about the Crochet Sanctuary all day, had a great time at cranage hall, then we took a trip to abakhan in Liverpool, my first visit and it was fabulous! Then a sneaky trip to blacksheep wools, anyway, fab day all round!
Happy hooking! X