Craft Arena's opening hours are currently 10:00 - 4.30 Wednesday to Saturday, 10:00 - 4.00 on Sunday. We offer personal shopping appointments by arrangement, contact us for more details. We will keep you updated on any changes here and on our on our Facebook page.

For the duration of the current Tier 2 restrictions, we are holding workshops and classes via Zoom. One to one training is unaffected.

See our in-studio Covid policy here.


We sell selected Brother sewing and embroidery machines in conjunction with Dowlings Sewing Machines. We can also arrange servicing on any make of sewing machine. Contact us for prices.

We offer a full introduction to help you choose the right machine and give free training with all machines over £200.

Contact us to book a demonstration or for more information.

We have the following machines in store:

  •     Innov-is Stellaire XJ1 sewing, quilting and embroidery machine
  •     Innov-is V5 sewing and embroidery machine
  •     Innov-is 15 sewing machine
  •     Innov-is A16 sewing machine
  •     Innov-is A50 sewing machine
  •     Innov-is A60 SE sewing machine
  •     Innov-is A80 sewing machine
  •     Innov-is A150 sewing machine
  •     4234D Overlocker

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