Loome Pom Pom Masterclass with Katie Farrell - 10 May

Be the first to learn the Loome, a new tool invented in Brooklyn! Loome is the essential tool for fibre lovers, crafters, knitters, crocheters, weavers and beyond. This patented, 5-in-1 tool can make pom poms, tassels, friendship bracelets, small weavings and cords. In this class you'll learn how to use Loome to master the pom pom! We'll cover:
  • Essential basic pom-pom making including tips and tricks for making different types of pom-poms including orb/dense pom-poms, patterned pom-poms, making tight knots and how to trim
  • Pom-pom sculpting techniques to get different shapes and definition from your pom-poms, different scissor types for pom-poms
  • Tips on the best fibres (natural and synthetic) for pom-poms with hands-on experimentation
  • Different ways to attach the pom-poms for different uses or projects; using our experimentation pom-poms to make keyrings or pom-pom door hangers
    Making one pair of pom-pom earrings to wear on the way out!

Your class fee includes everything you need for class, plus loads of supplies to take home! You'll leave with: 

  • A Loome 5-in-1 tool (Sold separately for £12)
  • Card pom-pom trim guide
  • Bobbin of strong string for tying pom-poms
  • A reference leaflet
  • Stash of yarn for continuing the pom-pom journey at home (1 50g ball of merino aran yarn, 2 25g balls of acrylic DK yarn, 1 25g of wool roving chunky yarn, 2 15g bundles of fingering weight yarn)
  • A pom-pom project (keyring or door knob hanger)
  • A pair of pom-pom earrings

About your teacher: The Sewcial Circle is all about inspiring a new generation of young designers. Launched by Katie Farrell in 2013, The Sewcial Circle has run sewing and craft workshops and parties all over London, at dining room tables in just about every borough to art centres like The Southbank Centre. Her current obsession is all things fibre craft, from pom-poms and tassels, to macrame and weaving.  

Skills needed: No previous experience is required.

Materials: All materials will be provided for this class. 

Maximum class size: 10

Date: Friday, 10 May, 10:30am - 1pm

Location: Our West Hampstead shop at West Hampstead Square, London NW6 2BR

Please note that there are no refunds for class bookings. For more information about our classes, refer to our Class Policies or contact us at info@thevillagehaberdashery.co.uk.