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MENU ITEM PRICE
BACON BAP £2-50
SAUSAGE BAP £2-50
DANISH PASTRY £1-50
CROISSANT with Butter and Jam £2-50
FRESH FRUIT £0.80
FRUIT POTS £1.50
TEA £1-00
COFFEE £1-50
WATER STILL / SPARKLING £1-00
RADNOR FLAVOURED DRINKS £1-50
JUICE CARTONS £1-00

TEXTILE LUNCH MENU
MENU ITEM PRICE
Lasagne with salad and potato £4.95
Chicken Curry and Rice £4.95
Homemade soup and roll £2.50
Quiche vegetation or meat options
with salad and potato (chips or
new)

£4:95

Pasta bar
bolognaise/tomato Sauce /cheese
sauce

£4.95

Chips / new potatoes (portion) £1.20
Salad portion £1.60
Filled Baguettes and Bloomers £2.45
Cakes £1.80

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Traders/Exhibition List for 2019

textiles east fair

2019 

EXHIBITION: “Poetry in Colour”

Tin Hut Textiles are a group of eleven textile artists based in East Anglia who design and create original textile art for exhibition and sale.

RETAILERS/TRADERS:

Marion Curtis: A post-retirement studio clearance.

Mulberry Silk: Patricia supplies packs of hand wound silk twist in varying thicknesses, silk fabrics, silk ribbons and silk sari skens for creativity. Mail order only.

The African Fabric Shop: Unique, wide range of vivid colours and bold patterns from across Africa. Hand-dyed and hand-woven textiles. Wax prints, batik, beads, and baskets. Come alone for some colourful African inspiration.

Tudor Rose Patchwork: We offer quality patchwork fabrics, patterns, kits, pens, and notions plus our Heat Applied Glitter Film, all at reasonable prices. Lots of special offers will be available in the event.

Etui Coterie– the travelling haberdashery and string makery. All things braiding and sewing : kits and accessories.

Michelle James Designs: Vintage inspired creative textile products…

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Traders/Exhibition List for 2019

2019 

EXHIBITION: “Poetry in Colour”

Tin Hut Textiles are a group of eleven textile artists based in East Anglia who design and create original textile art for exhibition and sale.

RETAILERS/TRADERS:

Marion Curtis: A post-retirement studio clearance.

Mulberry Silk: Patricia supplies packs of hand wound silk twist in varying thicknesses, silk fabrics, silk ribbons and silk sari skens for creativity. Mail order only.

The African Fabric Shop: Unique, wide range of vivid colours and bold patterns from across Africa. Hand-dyed and hand-woven textiles. Wax prints, batik, beads, and baskets. Come alone for some colourful African inspiration.

Tudor Rose Patchwork: We offer quality patchwork fabrics, patterns, kits, pens, and notions plus our Heat Applied Glitter Film, all at reasonable prices. Lots of special offers will be available in the event.

Etui Coterie– the travelling haberdashery and string makery. All things braiding and sewing : kits and accessories.

Michelle James Designs: Vintage inspired creative textile products including vintage-inspired hares, birds, pictures, dolls, notebooks and more. Vintage, recycled and up-cycled inspirational collage kits, fabrics, and textures.

Button Up & Stitch– bright contemporary fabrics for quilting and dressmaking.  Haberdashery, trims, patterns and kits.

Sandra Beech: Hand dyed threads, fabrics and fibres

Spinspired– Hand carded fleece, various breed. Hand spun/hand dyed yarn. Hand crafted craft equipment. Unique hand crafted garments, and kits. Spinning, blending and tapestry weaving demonstrations. Willingly given help and advice.

Caroline Hyde- Brown: A beautiful collection of art textiles depicting landscapes and trees using a variety of mix media and eco-dyed fabrics.

Batiks n Beads: Batik fabric, hand dyed felts, Stef Francis hand dyed threads and Japanese cub and seed beads.

Chrystal Rose Design Crafts: A selection of beads, fringes, charms, cords, and ribbons.

Spangles: Kits for beadable items, books, beading equipment, tool, wires, threads, and findings.  We’ve been around for 35 years and usually say “Yes, we’ve got that!”

Janet & Hazel’s Jewellery – a diverse selection of handmade woven and beaded fashion jewellery at reasonable prices.

Rosalind Castling– retailer of antique and vintage textiles, haberdashery, embroideries, linens, sewing equipment, books and magazines.

21st Century Yarns– an interesting and colourful array of unique hand-dyed yarns, threads and fabrics in natural luxury fibres. Design and designer  packs, suitable for all creative textile art.

Fenland Textile Studio– Angela will be bringing her unique Kantha kits and books, gorgeous threads, fabrics and needles. Natural dyeing kits and new for 2019 are wool pennies.

Wool Zone– sock yarns are not only for socks- they make great shawls, clothes and blankets.  We stock sock yarns to suit all budgets and colourful knitting and crochet kits for all abilities.

Creative Stitch–  offers courses in machine embroidery, patchwork and quilting.  These courses replace the old City & Guilds courses.  Come and watch us demonstrate various aspects of the course.

The Old Bookshop– Suppliers of out of print/secondhand books on costume, fashion, textiles and embroidery

Makit Lace & Needlecraft Supplies– supplier of threads and equipment for all kinds of needle crafts.

Fibretastic– unique hand dyed, hand spun yarn and embroidery  threads for knitters & textile artists.

Sew Knit Craft:  Fabric, knitting yarn, Janome, Bernina and Pfaff machines and haberdashery.

Art Van Go– 30 years of inspirational art materials for textile artists. Everything for colour, textile design, prints and form.  Dyes, paints, fabrics, paper, books and more!

The Nutmeg Company– Innovative 3D-cross stitch kits for all levels of experience and related supplies including perforated paper.

Block Craft– Fabulous range of hand carved Indian printing blocks, fabric paints and blank items to print.  All blocks are designed by us and carved in rural India (fair trade)

Claire’s Creative Craft Cabin– A wide selection of embellishments, and bits and bobs to inspire the textile artist.

Melly Made Designs– Hand dyed fabrics and threads.  Eco dyed fabrics.  Hand dyed Inspiration Packs.  Fabric bowl Patterns.  Treasure Bags.  Fabric Paper, Textured Fabrics.

Butterfly Hair– Beautiful handmade hair-clips that hold any amount of hair securely all day long.

Felt and Dandy– Hand Made Needle felted sculptures, needle felting kits, tools, and accessories, details of workshops and workshop samples

Eau Brink Studio-A mixture of mixed media art and household items made by Anita.

Marshland Fabrics– Seller of quality cotton fabrics from Makower, Lynette Anderson, Kaffe Fassett and many more.

Claire Rudin – Beautiful batiks- original and limited edition silk batik scarves.  Batik wall hangings and pictures on silk and cotton. Handmade and printed cards.  Details of batik workshops available

Sue Hawkins– Needlework accessories to stitch using lovely colour and stitch combinations in silks and stranded cottons. Upholstered embroidery frames and lots of unusual sewing tools and trinkets

Aid for Burma (KSDP Charity)– Original hand-made crafts and textiles by S.E.Asian Hill-tribes & Burmese refugees. All profits go to Karenni Student Development Programme, a charity supporting humanitarian projects for the Karenni people of Burma.

The Spinner’s Stash– Come by and have a squish of our wool, browse through our kits, and try our handcrafted drop spindles. We will also have a selection of Spinolution spinning wheels for you to enjoy.

Fibrefusion – (Contemporary Textile Art Group) – will be selling their Textile Workbooks, Fabric and Thread Packs, Cards and Postcards.

Alison White – hand-crafted sheep inspired products all made from British fleece, perfect gifts to treat yourself, or for any knitter,spinner, weaver or anyone that loves sheep!

GUILDS:

Cambridgeshire Embroiders’ Guild– is a lively, friendly group sharing a passion for textiles.  We enjoy a varied timetable of talks and workshops in our Saturday meetings.

The Latest Traders List for 2018

Mulberry Silk– Silk threads, silk ribbons, silk fabrics and sari silk skeins

Etui Coterie– Kumihimo, braiding and sewing supplies to inspire you.

Wool Zone– Quality yarn at everyday prices. Colourful yarns from Drops, Grundl, Schoppelwolle and West Yorkshire Spinners plus knitting and crochet kits for all abilities. Beautiful needles, project bags and accessories.

Melly Made Designs- inspirational packs. Demonstration on hand dyed fabrics, lace and threads.  Transfer dyes, handmade textured fabrics.

Rosalind Castling– retailer of antique and vintage textiles, haberdashery, embroideries, linens, sewing equipment, books and magazines.

The Old Bookshop– Suppliers of out of print/secondhand books on costume, fashion, textiles and embroidery (SATURDAY ONLY)

Sandra Beech– Hand dyed threads, fabrics and fibres

Agnes Creations– passionate about ethnic design, colours and patterns.  I work with African fabrics to create original pictures, necklaces, earrings, bags, scarves…

Crafty Fibres– creative craft kits featuring hand spun art yarn, spinning, weaving and dyeing.

Fibretastic– creative, unique hand spun yarn, embroidery silks & textured threads for textile artists, weavers & knitters.  Alongside exclusive hand blended fibres for spinning & felting.

Nicola Jane Designs– A colourful collection of textile items featuring a range of pieces using techniques including free motion machine embroidery, reverse applique and pleating.

Spinspired– Hand carded fleece, various breed. Hand spun/hand dyed yarn. Hand crafted craft equipment. Unique hand crafted garments, and kits. Spinning, blending and tapestry weaving demonstrations. Willingly given help and advice.

The Arty Crafty Place Ltd– Hand carved Indian printing blocks, fabric paints and blanks.  Come and see our demonstrations.

Claire’s Creative Craft Cabin–  A selection of bits and bobs for your creative textile needs.

Button Up & Stitch– bright contemporary fabrics for quilting and dressmaking.  Haberdashery, trims, patterns and kits.

Tilly Rose– has  a real passion for all things Vintage, which is reflected in her collection of gorgeous goodies and inspirational kits.

Fenland Textile Studio– Fenland Textile Studio has a range of hand stitched Kantha kits and books, Natural dyeing kits and DVD plus a stunning range of Valdani, Wonderfil and Paintbox Threads. Daily demonstrations.

Spangles– Kits for beadable items, books, beading equipment, tool, wires, threads, and findings.  We’ve been around for 35 years and usually say “Yes, we’ve got that!”

The Common Thread – offers a range of beautiful designer embroidery kits. We also stock hand dyed silk ribbons, the full range of the hand dyed Chameleon Threads, as well as mother of pearl accessories and other haberdashery items. Our embroidery kits include designs for the beginner in the “Sample of Stitches” Collection, as well as designs for the more experienced embroiderer who is looking for a more challenging project.

Rosie B Yarns– Hand-dyed natural yarns and fibres for knitting, crochet, felting and spinning.

21st Century Yarns– Unique hand-dyed threads and fabrics in a wonderful array of colours and textures, unique designer packs. Suitable for all creative textile art.

Eau Brink Studio– hand and machine sewn items, mixed media art, Powertex items such as brooches, needle felt items.  Advertising and booking of workshops at Eau Brink Studio and beyond.

Creative Stitch–  offers courses in machine embroidery, patchwork and quilting.  These courses replace the old City & Guilds courses.  Come and watch us demonstrate various aspects of the course.

Korry’s Little Shop– Goldwork supplies, embroidery and felt kits

Batik n Beads- Hand dyed felts.  Stef Francis threads. Japanese cube and seed beads and batik fabric.

Claire Rudin– Cultural Diversity and the Natural World are my favourite inspirations for my Batik scarves, paintings, hangings and handmade cards. My batik is hand drawn on silk or cotton.

Nutmeg– designs unique cross stitch kits which make up into 3D objects, including miniature buildings, cards, boxes, games, and decorations.

Chrystal Rose Design Crafts- a selection of beads, charms, findings, ribbons and cords.  Including handmade lampwork glass beads and handmade components.

Caroline Hyde- Brown– a unique collection of embroidered textiles including hangings, pictures, cards, and sketch book samples

Tudor Rose Patchwork– We offer quality quilt fabrics, patterns, kits and notions plus our Heat Applied Glitter Film, all at reasonable prices. Special offers will be available on the day

Felt Meets Cloth- makes felted art objects, as well as homewares and wearables, and is run by the artist Abigail Thomas, who works with wool to create unique works of art.

The Fabric Shop– (Eye, Suffolk) have a wide range of fabrics and haberdashery.  We have been trading for 30 years.

Janet & Hazel’s Jewellery – a diverse selection of handmade woven and beaded  fashion jewellery at reasonable prices.  Also offer jewellery made to order.

Makit Lace & Needlecraft Supplies– Threads for all needle-crafts and quilting tools.

Art Van Go– Inspirational art materials for textile artists, everything for colour, textile design, prints and form.  Dyes, paints, fabrics, paper, books and more!

Fibrefusion– Fibrefusion books and textiles

Textile Cafe Menu 2018

TEA..£1.00
FILTER COFFEE..£1.50
JUICE CARTONS.. £1.00
WATER STILL/SPARKLING.. £1.00
FLAVOURED WATER..£1.50

BACON BAP..£2.50
SAUSAGE BAP.. £2.50
PAIN AU CHOCOLATE..£1.50
CROISSANT with JAM..£2.00

JACKET POTATO with 1 FILLING..£3.50 extra
fillings 50p
SAUSAGE ROLL..£2.50
HOMEMADE SOUP with BREAD ROLL..£2.50
HOME MADE QUICHE with POTATOES and
SALAD..£4.50
CHILLI CON CARNE and RICE..£4.50
PASTA with TOMATO and VEGETABLE
SAUCE..£4.50
SANDWICHES from..£2.00
SALADS..£0.75p each
CRISPS..£1.00
VARIOUS CAKES and BISCUITS from..£1.80
FRESH FRUIT..£0.60

Latest List of Traders (updated Nov 2017)

2018 RETAILERS/TRADERS:

Mulberry Silk– Silk threads, silk ribbons, silk fabrics and sari silk skeins

Etui Coterie– Kumihimo, braiding and sewing supplies to inspire you.

Wool Zone– Quality yarn at everyday prices. Colourful yarns from Drops, Grundl, Schoppelwolle and West Yorkshire Spinners plus knitting and crochet kits for all abilities. Beautiful needles, project bags and accessories.

Melly Made Designs- inspirational packs. Demonstration on hand dyed fabrics, lace and threads.  Transfer dyes, handmade textured fabrics.

Rosalind Castling– retailer of antique and vintage textiles, haberdashery, embroideries, linens, sewing equipment, books and magazines.

The Old Bookshop– Suppliers of out of print/secondhand books on costume, fashion, textiles and embroidery

Sandra Beech– Hand dyed threads, fabrics and fibres

Agnes Creations– passionate about ethnic design, colours and patterns.  I work with African fabrics to create original pictures, necklaces, earrings, bags, scarves…

Crafty Fibres– creative craft kits featuring hand spun art yarn, spinning, weaving and dyeing.

Fibretastic– creative, unique hand spun yarn, embroidery silks & textured threads for textile artists, weavers & knitters.  Alongside exclusive hand blended fibres for spinning & felting.

Calico Cat– Hand-dyed threads. wool-mix felt, ribbons, buttons and a range of stitchers’ gifts and accessories including pin cushions, needle books and scissor fobs.

Spinspired– Hand carded fleece, various breed. Hand spun/hand dyed yarn. Hand crafted craft equipment. Unique hand crafted garments, and kits. Spinning, blending and tapestry weaving demonstrations. Willingly given help and advice.

The Arty Crafty Place Ltd– Hand carved Indian printing blocks, fabric paints and blanks.  Come and see our demonstrations.

Claire’s Creative Craft Cabin–  A selection of bits and bobs for your creative textile needs.

Glenroy Designs– We offer an inspiring range of contemporary and classic fabric for patchwork, quilting, sewing and crafting. We also provide scrap bags from Moda and Art Gallery Fabrics.

The African Fabric Shop– unique wide range of vivid colours & bold patterns from across Africa.  Hand dyed & hand woven textiles.  Wax print, batik, beads and baskets.

Button Up & Stitch– bright contemporary fabrics for quilting and dressmaking.  Haberdashery, trims, patterns and kits.

Tilly Rose– has  a real passion for all things Vintage, which is reflected in her collection of gorgeous goodies and inspirational kits.

Fenland Textile Studio– Fenland Textile Studio has a range of hand stitched Kantha kits and books, Natural dyeing kits and DVD plus a stunning range of Valdani, Wonderfil and Paintbox Threads. Daily demonstrations.

Spangles– Kits for beadable items, books, beading equipment, tool, wires, threads, and findings.  We’ve been around for 35 years and usually say “Yes, we’ve got that!”

The Common Thread – offers a range of beautiful designer embroidery kits. We also stock hand dyed silk ribbons, the full range of the hand dyed Chameleon Threads, as well as mother of pearl accessories and other haberdashery items. Our embroidery kits include designs for the beginner in the “Sample of Stitches” Collection, as well as designs for the more experienced embroiderer who is looking for a more challenging project.

Rosie B Yarns– Hand-dyed natural yarns and fibres for knitting, crochet, felting and spinning.

21st Century Yarns– Unique hand-dyed threads and fabrics in a wonderful array of colours and textures, unique designer packs. Suitable for all creative textile art.

Eau Brink Studio– hand and machine sewn items, mixed media art, Powertex items such as brooches, needle felt items.  Advertising and booking of workshops at Eau Brink Studio and beyond.

Creative Stitch–  offers courses in machine embroidery, patchwork and quilting.  These courses replace the old City & Guilds courses.  Come and watch us demonstrate various aspects of the course.

Korry’s Little Shop– Goldwork supplies, embroidery and felt kits

Batik n Beads- Hand dyed felts.  Stef Francis threads. Japanese cube and seed beads and batik fabric.

Claire Rudin– Cultural Diversity and the Natural World are my favourite inspirations for my Batik scarves, paintings, hangings and handmade cards. My batik is hand drawn on silk or cotton.

Nutmeg– designs unique cross stitch kits which make up into 3D objects, including miniature buildings, cards, boxes, games, and decorations.

Chrystal Rose Design Crafts- a selection of beads, charms, findings, ribbons and cords.  Including handmade lampwork glass beads and handmade components.

Caroline Hyde- Brown– a unique collection of embroidered textiles including hangings, pictures, cards, and sketch book samples

Tudor Rose Patchwork– We offer quality quilt fabrics, patterns, kits and notions plus our Heat Applied Glitter Film, all at reasonable prices. Special offers will be available on the day

Felt Meets Cloth- makes felted art objects, as well as homewares and wearables, and is run by the artist Abigail Thomas, who works with wool to create unique works of art.

The Fabric Shop– (Eye, Suffolk) have a wide range of fabrics and haberdashery.  We have been trading for 30 years.

Sew Much to Do–  Janome Sewing Machine and Embellisher demonstrations and accessories – creative tips, inspiration and advice to help you get more out of your machines

Janet’s Jewellery

Makit– lace supplies

Art Van Go– art supplies

We are now fully booked for 2018.  If you are a trader and wish to be considered for 2019 then do use the contact page to be added to the list.

The Latest List of Traders

2018 RETAILERS/TRADERS:

Mulberry Silk– Silk threads, silk ribbons, silk fabrics and sari silk skeins

Etui Coterie– Kumihimo, braiding and sewing supplies to inspire you.

Wool Zone– Quality yarn at everyday prices. Colourful yarns from Drops, Grundl, Schoppelwolle and West Yorkshire Spinners plus knitting and crochet kits for all abilities. Beautiful needles, project bags and accessories.

Melly Made Designs- inspirational packs. Demonstration on hand dyed fabrics, lace and threads.  Transfer dyes, handmade textured fabrics.

Rosalind Castling– retailer of antique and vintage textiles, haberdashery, embroideries, linens, sewing equipment, books and magazines.

The Old Bookshop– Suppliers of out of print/secondhand books on costume, fashion, textiles and embroidery

Sandra Beech– Hand dyed threads, fabrics and fibres

Agnes Creations– passionate about ethnic design, colours and patterns.  I work with African fabrics to create original pictures, necklaces, earrings, bags, scarves…

Crafty Fibres– creative craft kits featuring hand spun art yarn, spinning, weaving and dyeing.

Fibretastic– creative, unique hand spun yarn, embroidery silks & textured threads for textile artists, weavers & knitters.  Alongside exclusive hand blended fibres for spinning & felting.

Calico Cat– Hand-dyed threads. wool-mix felt, ribbons, buttons and a range of stitchers’ gifts and accessories including pin cushions, needle books and scissor fobs.

Spinspired– Hand carded fleece, various breed. Hand spun/hand dyed yarn. Hand crafted craft equipment. Unique hand crafted garments, and kits. Spinning, blending and tapestry weaving demonstrations. Willingly given help and advice.

The Arty Crafty Place Ltd– Hand carved Indian printing blocks, fabric paints and blanks.  Come and see our demonstrations.

Claire’s Creative Craft Cabin–  A selection of bits and bobs for your creative textile needs.

Glenroy Designs– We offer an inspiring range of contemporary and classic fabric for patchwork, quilting, sewing and crafting. We also provide scrap bags from Moda and Art Gallery Fabrics.

The African Fabric Shop– unique wide range of vivid colours & bold patterns from across Africa.  Hand dyed & hand woven textiles.  Wax print, batik, beads and baskets.

Button Up & Stitch– bright contemporary fabrics for quilting and dressmaking.  Haberdashery, trims, patterns and kits.

Tilly Rose– has  a real passion for all things Vintage, which is reflected in her collection of gorgeous goodies and inspirational kits.

Fenland Textile Studio– Fenland Textile Studio has a range of hand stitched Kantha kits and books, Natural dyeing kits and DVD plus a stunning range of Valdani, Wonderfil and Paintbox Threads. Daily demonstrations.

Spangles– Kits for beadable items, books, beading equipment, tool, wires, threads, and findings.  We’ve been around for 35 years and usually say “Yes, we’ve got that!”

The Common Thread – offers a range of beautiful designer embroidery kits. We also stock hand dyed silk ribbons, the full range of the hand dyed Chameleon Threads, as well as mother of pearl accessories and other haberdashery items. Our embroidery kits include designs for the beginner in the “Sample of Stitches” Collection, as well as designs for the more experienced embroiderer who is looking for a more challenging project.

More traders to follow soon

2018- Retailers and Traders early bookings

2018 RETAILERS/TRADERS:

Mulberry Silk– Silk threads, silk ribbons, silk fabrics and sari silk skeins

Etui Coterie– Kumihimo, braiding and sewing supplies to inspire you.

Wool Zone– Quality yarn at everyday prices. Colourful yarns from Drops, Grundl, Schoppelwolle and West Yorkshire Spinners plus knitting and crochet kits for all abilities. Beautiful needles, project bags and accessories.

Melly Made Designs- inspirational packs. Demonstration on hand dyed fabrics, lace and threads.  Transfer dyes, handmade textured fabrics.

Rosalind Castling– retailer of antique and vintage textiles, haberdashery, embroideries, linens, sewing equipment, books and magazines.

The Old Bookshop– Suppliers of out of print/secondhand books on costume, fashion, textiles and embroidery

Sandra Beech– Hand dyed threads, fabrics and fibres

Agnes Creations– passionate about ethnic design, colours and patterns.  I work with African fabrics to create original pictures, necklaces, earrings, bags, scarves…

Crafty Fibres– creative craft kits featuring hand spun art yarn, spinning, weaving and dyeing.

Fibretastic– creative, unique hand spun yarn, embroidery silks & textured threads for textile artists, weavers & knitters.  Alongside exclusive hand blended fibres for spinning & felting.

Calico Cat– Hand-dyed threads. wool-mix felt, ribbons, buttons and a range of stitchers’ gifts and accessories including pin cushions, needle books and scissor fobs.

Spinspired– Hand carded fleece, various breed. Hand spun/hand dyed yarn. Hand crafted craft equipment. Unique hand crafted garments, and kits. Spinning, blending and tapestry weaving demonstrations. Willingly given help and advice.

The Arty Crafty Place Ltd– Hand carved Indian printing blocks, fabric paints and blanks.  Come and see our demonstrations.

Claire’s Creative Craft Cabin–  A selection of bits and bobs for your creative textile needs.

More traders to follow soon