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Crochet Workshop Southend

Crochet Heart Workshop

The 3D Crochet Heart Workshop with Corinne at The Crochet Lounge on Saturday 2nd February 2019 starts  at 1.30pm and is just £15 per person plus the cost of the wool and yarn to make your heart.

Our workshops are always a lot of fun, this pattern is written by our very own crochet designer Corinne, who will also be running the workshop .

Booking your place at this workshop…..

To book a place on Our 3D Heart workshop in Southend on Sea please call on 01702 303030 or contact us via our crochet lounge  Facebook Page or contact website form.

 

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Wool Shop Southend The Crochet Lounge

This Year “The Crochet Lounge” Wool Shop Opened in Southend – and 2018 has been an Amazing year………


As we approach Christmas and the end of an amazing year for The Crochet Lounge was have been looking at back ……

We opened in March this year and as you will know from our blog and Facebook and Instagram pages we love to show you what’s going on at our Wool Shop in Southend.

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Fun Events and Workshops

From fun Events like Let’s Knit Magazine “Yarn Shop Day” to our in house and guest Workshops, we were very lucky to have Edwin come and run several workshops on Tunisian Crochet and London based Crochet designer Joe Brown came for a fabulous day and ran a workshop on her Mandala Shawl.

A Crochet Epidemic

The epidemic this Summer for crocheting ….. which was the Virus Shawl which so many of our customers, students and friends made, som e of us made several and still continues to be very popular, with the designer wedding version featuring on our blog.

The Crochet Lounge Crochet Patterns by Corinne

This year also saw a range of exclusive designer crochet patterns, The Crochet Lounge Patterns by Corinne included
The Strawberry Garland
The Duvet Day Cardigan
Fingerless Gloves
Christmas Gloves
Sid The Pocket Snowman

With more new and exclusive patterns planned for 2019 too.

Crochet and Knitting Classes

Crochet and Knitting Classes have gone from strength to strength with additional sessions added as when we opened the book was full almost immediately.

Lesson are for beginners to intermediate and some people enjoy coming they are now working on more advanced projects.

Show and Tell – Knit ‘n Natter and Crochet ‘n Chatter

The show and tell Tuesday feature on our Facebook page has had an amazing response and is such a fun weekly event with people far and wide posting.

Our Knit ‘n Natter and Crochet ‘n Chatter meet up on Thursday mornings has had a wonderful response and is a lovely friendly group if you fancy joining see our Facebook page for updates.

And we even had a poem written about the shop by local Poet Katie Hook

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Looking Forward to 2019

And as we head into 2019 we have plans for many more new projects, events and of course patterns, so please follow our blog, like our Facebook page and join in the fun at The Crochet Lounge.

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Knit Natter Crochet Chatter Southend

Come along and join the Fun

Knit ‘n Natter  – Crochet ‘n Chatter

At The Crochet Lounge, Southend Fine Wool and Yarn Shop

We are a friendly group who love to chat while to knit and crochet, the lounge is a lovely place to get together and talk about our projects and just about everything else !!

Thursday’s 10.30 am to 12.30pm

Bring your knitting or crochet project and we will supply Tea or Coffee whichever you prefer and maybe a biscuit or two as well and it’s just £5 per person.

Why not come along …… and bring a friend?

”knit

The Crochet Lounge
253 Hamstel Road
Southend on Sea
Essex SS2 4LB

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Crochet Pattern Fingerless Gloves

A New Crochet Lounge Crochet Pattern

Crochet Fingerless Gloves Pattern by Corinne

Exclusively available at The Crochet Lounge in Southend this pattern is free at The Crochet Lounge when you buy your wool to make them.

The fingerless gloves for all occasions

This new pattern has proved very popular since it was launched a couple of weeks ago. The gloves are easy to crochet and depending on the wool or yarn you choose they look different …… these gloves designed by Corinne for The Crochet Lounge are ideal for many occasions including the fun Christmas version, which would make a lovely seasonal gift too !

The gloves shown here are made using
King Cole; Riot, Candystripe and Glitz, in Silver, Plum and “Christmas” shades.

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The Crochet Lounge – Wool Shop 

253 Hamstel Road, Southend on Sea, Essex SS2 4LB

 

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Duvet Day Crochet Cardigan Pattern

Duvet Day Crochet Cardigan Pattern

This month sees the launch of the new pattern from The Crochet Lounge.

“DUVET DAY CROCHET CARDIGAN”
is now exclusively available at The Crochet Lounge, a super cosy must have for those chilly duvet days.

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Made from one piece, using Timeless the softest chunky yarn by King Cole. This easy cardigan is perfect for beginners, crocheted in a pretty shell stitch, the collar and cuffs worked in single crochet rounds with a crab stitch edging for a smooth and stylish finish.

The pattern has step by step photos to guide you through each section, and is free when you purchase the yarn!

A Beautiful Chunky Cardigan Pattern

 

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The Duvet Day Cardigan is perfect for those chilly evenings, it can be made in any Chunky Yarn, the cardigans shown here have been made using Shadow Chunky by King Cole, shade Heather the King Cole Big Value Chunky Shade Plum
Lots of Yarns to make this pattern are in stock here at the Crochet Lounge

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Crochet Pumpkin Workshop Southend

Crochet Pumpkin Workshop Southend

Do you want to make a Crocheted Pumpkin?

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Pumpkin making workshop at The Crochet Lounge with Corinne 

£15 for the afternoon

Saturday 13th October 2018.      1pm to 4pm

All Wool, Tea and Biscuits are Included. 

The wool we are using will be the King Cole Big value and Pricewise. 

Basic crochet skills needed 

To book a place Call 01702 303030 or message via our Facebook page. 

The Crochet Lounge 

253 Hamstel Road

Southend-On-Sea 

Essex SS2 4LB 

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We thought we would keep you posted on What’s New for September 2018 at The Crochet Lounge

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This week we have added lots of new patterns and many new wools and yarns to our ranges in store.

 

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Embrace

A soft and fluffy double knit 60% Nylon, 40% Premium AcryliC

Super Chunky – Big Value – 100% Premium Acrylic

We have many colours including these very on trend Fern, Mustard and Navy

Gypsy

Wool blend super chunky  80% Premium Acrylic 20% Wool . We have the Majestic, Oatmeal and Granite in the shop at the time of writing

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Cuddles

Soft and fluffy this is a 100% Polyester Yarn in 50g balls

Comfort Kids

Cherry Blossom – Sea Breeze  – Sunrise – Dusk

Great shades with great names. 60% Premium Acrylic, 40% Polyamide

Candy Stripe

100% Premium double knit Acrylic Yarn perfect for baby knits with its stripe effect

 

The Crochet Lounge

253 Hamstel Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS2 4LB

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Opening Hours:

  • Monday        10am – 4pm
  • Tuesday        10am – 5pm
  • Wednesday   10am- 4pm
  • Thursday      10am – 4pm
  • Friday           10am – 5pm
  • Saturday      10am – 4pm
  • Sunday         CLOSED