Born to Knit - Fisherton Mill, Salisbury Wiltshire - yarns, knitting workshops + more

Workshops & Events


We run regular day-time and evening Workshops suitable for the complete beginner, the novice and the more experienced knitter.

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Got a little problem?

We offer one-to-one tuition if you want individual help

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Want something informal?

We run 'Knit & Knatter' groups during the day and evening

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Workshop — Finishing Techniques

This Workshop will help ensure that your finished knitting project looks its very best and reflects the time and enthusiasm you put into making it.

The evening covers...

  • Blocking and pressing
  • Sewing up seams
  • Picking up stitches to make neck- and button-bands
  • Making horizontal and vertical buttonholes.


Date & Time: Tuesday 13th November 2018
7.00pm - 9.30pm
Venue: Born to Knit – Studio
Upstairs at Fisherton Mill, 108 Fisherton Street, Salisbury, SP2 7QY
Cost: £35
How to book: A £10 deposit is needed to secure your place payable no later than a week before the event
Refreshments: Tea/Coffee, cake and jelly babies are included
Materials: If you have a project that you have knitted and is waiting to be finished, please bring it along on the evening; alternatively, learn the finishing techniques on samples pieces that we can provide.
You will need to bring a bodkin or large-eyed darning or tapestry needles for the sewing up.
We have small packs of bodkins for sale.
Getting there: The nearest parking is in the Central car park, just a short walk from the Mill. Fisherton Mill is close to Salisbury railway station.
Access: Born to Knit is reached by a staircase. We regret that The Mill has no disabled access to the first floor.


To find out more please contact us for details.