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The York Makery

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Fantastic shop & workshops

I had the pleasure of attending one of Kayleigh’s brilliant amigurami workshops she is a kind and... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
Christmas in York

What a beautiful well stocked craft shop,Kayleigh was just finishing off a workshop. I loved all... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
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36 Gillygate, York YO31 7EQ, England
+44 1904 864153
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I had the pleasure of attending one of Kayleigh’s brilliant amigurami workshops she is a kind and patient teacher as well as an excellent host. The range of products and classes she offers is amazing including drop in events and classes for children during school...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful well stocked craft shop,Kayleigh was just finishing off a workshop. I loved all the vibrant colours and there was a lovely buzz about the place. If you get a chance visit the York Makery you won't be disappointed, very friendly staff and...More

2  Thank Hartleyjackson75
Reviewed 5 December 2017

I'm relatively new to knitting and crochet and the advice given by the knowledgeable and enthusiastic shop owner is always invaluable. Such a lovely choice of yarn too! I will eventually make it to a crafting workshop, there are so many to choose from!

1  Thank Rose H
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I have been visiting and shopping here since the shop opened and it’s a wonderful place full of fun. The craft classes offered are eclectic and inspirational. And also George is the best shop assistant I have ever picked up and rubbed ears with.

1  Thank Iain S
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Friendly and knowledgeable owner, and very generous with her time and expertise ... and the range and quality of the yarn is superb. I was spoilt for choice! I'll definitely be revisiting!

1  Thank Lesley D
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

What a lovely, warm and well stocked gem this shop is! With a friendly welcome and a variety of crafty delights to choose from, I'm looking forward to choosing Christmas gifts for all my handy friends. I'm booked onto the rag rug wreath workshop on...More

1  Thank Amy S
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Having never done anything 'creative' before, at the age of 50 and moving to a new city I took the plunge. The York Makery couldn't have been a better place for me to start.... from my initial contact via email to register for a class...More

2  Thank aidanjulia
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

A beautiful shop with a gorgeous range of materials and yarns, as well as other crafty things. I can't imagine any crafter going in and not feeling excited by delightful items. Kayleigh the owner is always friendly, welcoming and has offered me some great advice...More

1  Thank Gabi G
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

I was extremely happy to find this shop so close to my hairdresser! I love going in to chat to Kayleigh and have attended a few of the classes on offer. It has a myriad of choices in wool, fabric and crafting. I would wholeheartedly...More

1  Thank Sue J
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Lovely little shop in York staff so helpful really worth a visit I think shops like this bring people to York because of the individuality 5 stars

1  Thank CoventryKev
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Matthew G
2 December 2017|
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The classes are listed on the website so you can see what is on and book a place in advance - they are popular so much safer to book in my experience