Welcome to the new look Craft Arena website!

Craft Arena sells needlecraft, knitting, crochet, mixed media and craft supplies, Brother sewing machines, haberdashery, beads, craft books, gifts and textile art. We hold regular workshops in a variety of crafts and showcase the work of local artists in frequently changing exhibitions at Gallery 50, our dedicated Textile Art Gallery. Find us upstairs in the Barleylands Craft Village, Billericay, Essex.

At Craft Arena we either use or personally recommend everything we sell. If you have a specific requirement please contact us and we will do our best to help.

We stock a wide range of Brother Sewing and Embroidery machines and offer a full personal demonstration before you buy so that you get the right machine for your needs. We also give FREE training on most machines so that you can make the most of your new purchase.

Shopping online at Craft Arena couldn't be easier! Start by selecting Shop from the menu above. If this is your first time using our web site, you might find Shopping online at Craft Arena helpful. The menu at the top of each page also lets you access useful documents from our Resources section, information About Craft Arena, and pictures from Gallery 50 exhibitions

I look forward to seeing you in the studio soon.

Featured

Bag within a Bag with Jayne Laoumi-Baigent

Saturday, 9 July 2016 -
10:30am to 4:00pm

In the second of our Learn to Sew workshops, you will make a bag within a bag! So handy for keeping in the car or handbag for those impromptu shopping trips! Jayne will show you how to make a small bag and to insert a zip, how to make a tote bag with easy French seams for a neat finish, how to top stitch and make a boxed corner.

Materials are included in the Workshop price

Price: 
£50.00

Learn to Sew an Etui with Jayne Laouami

Saturday, 13 August 2016 -
10:30am to 4:00pm

An Etui is a small ornamental case for holding needles and sewing paraphernalia, cosmetics or other articles.
Due to popular demand, we are repeating our Learn to Sew workshops with Jayne. You will learn how to stitch and construct a needle case, scissor keeper and a pretty pouch decorated with ribbon and lace using a sewing machine.

Price: 
£50.00

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Mettler Silk Finish SFC 50 0348 Mole Gray 1829m

SFC 50
Mole Gray
1829m
Price: 
£10.70

Mettler Silk Finish SFC 50 0416 Dark Charcoal 1829m

SFC 50
Dark Charcoal
1829m
Price: 
£10.70