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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EVENING WORKSHOP — Professional 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 session covers...

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


Date & Time: Thursday 20th February 2020
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.