Welcome to Joe`s Toes!

 

 

Amanda from Joe's Toes in her workshop, Yorkshire, England

We hope you'll LOVE Joe`s Toes! Whether you buy for yourself, to give as a gift or purchase ready made, our easy-to-make kits are fun to put together and a joy to wear. We have slipper kits to suit all ages, from our tiny newborn knit and crochet kits up to a women's shoe size 16.

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Joe's Toes Events

We have hopefully got a busy line up of events for 2020. Looking forward to meeting customers old and new! If an event is cancelled please remember we are always here online! 

All events take place in the UK unless otherwise noted. 

Next Event:

18th and 19th and April 2020

Spring into Wool POSTPONED UNTIL APRIL 2021

Leeds - a super woolly show in The Grammar School at Leeds. 

https://www.springintowool.co.uk/

Amanda will also be hosting a "how to make" class for the baby boots on both days. Sign up at https://www.springintowool.co.uk/workshops.htm

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Upcoming Events

 

 

POSTPONED - NOW PLANNED FOR OCTOBER - MORE INFO TO FOLLOW

We hop the channel to attend Le Fil de la Manche in the beautiful Chateau de Miromesnil near Dieppe. https://www.lefildelamanche.com/home/

Un petit pas pour l'homme un pas de géant pour Joe's Toes! Nous sommes impatientes de rencontrer nos amis français!

 au fil de la manche 2020

 

May 17th POSTPONED MORE INFO TO FOLLOW

Wild About Wool At The Watershed, 22 Bridge Street Slaithwaite HD7 5JN

A pop-up Wool show close to home (Joe's Toes home that is!)

 

6th and 7th June 2020 POSTPONED MORE INFO TO FOLLOW

Fibre Rocks - In the glorious De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill, East Sussex

Easy to get to by train or car

https://fibrerocks.com/tickets-venue-info

 

13th and 14th June 2020 POSTPONED MORE INFO TO FOLLOW

The Wool Monty -  The second year for this easy-access show in a big arena with many more stalls and an emphasis on inclusivity.

Sheffield Arena

https://thewoolmonty.co.uk/

 

22nd August (one day only!)

The Pop Up Wool Show, Hulme Hall, Port Sunlight, Wirral

https://popupwoolshow.co.uk/

 

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Past Events:

Friday 21 – Sunday 23 February 2020

Unravel Farnham - Three days of woolly wonders! This will be our second visit to this lovely show in the old maltings.

 

2nd February 2020 Bishop Blaize Wool Festival, Bradford Industrial Museum

 

Steiner School York Advent Fair

Saturday 23rd November 10.00-16.00

 

November 17th 2019 only (Sunday)

Nottingham Yarn Exhibition

 https://www.nottinghamyarnexpo.com/

 

November 2nd and 3rd

Stitchfest Southwest

Totnes 

https://www.stitchfest.co.uk/

 

Bakewell Wool Gathering

October 12th-13th 

https://www.bakewellwool.co.uk/

 

28th and 29th September

Yarndale 2019 https://yarndale.co.uk

Yarndale is a friendly festival of woolly and yarny creativity! A beautiful part of the world for a weekend break. 

15th and 16th June 2019

The Wool Monty -  a brand  new show in a big arena

Sheffield Arena

https://thewoolmonty.co.uk/

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28th and 29th June 2019 (that's Friday and Saturday)

Woolfest, Cockermouth Cumbria

Our fifth visit to this longstanding wool fair, always interesting and lots to see and buy. Emphasis on British wools and natural materials.

http://www.woolfest.co.uk/ 

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 27th and 28th July 2019

Fibre East, Ampthill, Bedfordshire

This will be our third year at  http://www.fibre-east.co.uk/

fibre east

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Perth Festival of Yarn   7th and 8th September 2019,

Dewars Centre, Perth, Scotland

Perth Festival of Yarn

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  1st June  2019

Leeds Wool Festival 

Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills, Leeds

https://www.leeds.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries/armleymills/leeds-wool-festival

 

11th and 12th May 2019

Buxton Wool Gathering

We're looking forward to this new show by the organisers of the ever-popular Bakewell Wool Gathering (which will be back in October). 

https://buxtonwool.co.uk/

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27th and 28th April 2019

Wonderwool Wales

A Very Big Woolly show at the Royal Welsh Showground in Builth Wells

Always a busy, happy show for Joe's Toes. We've been asking for more space each year! 

https://www.wonderwoolwales.co.uk/

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13th and 14th and April 2019

Spring into Wool

Leeds - a super woolly show in The Grammar School at Leeds. 

https://www.springintowool.co.uk/

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Sunday 20th January only 2019 

Waltham Abbey Wool Festival

Marriott Hotel

http://www.walthamabbeywoolshow.co.uk/

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Festiwool, Hitchin, Herts

Saturday 10th November 2018 - One Day Show

https://festiwool.com/hitchin-2018

Kendal Wool Gathering

October 27th -28th 

Our first visit for several years, we hear it's bigger and better than ever! All the details at 

https://www.kendalwoolgathering.co.uk/ 

 

Bakewell Wool Gathering 

Our second visit to this very popular fair

October 13th - 14th 

https://www.bakewellwool.co.uk/

 

 

Yarndale, Skipton, North Yorkshire

29th-30th September 2018

Our fifth visit to Yarndale. Our busiest fair so far (just!). Yarndale is a friendly festival of woolly and yarny creativity! A beautiful part of the world for a weekend break. 

Yarndale

 

All the details at  https://yarndale.co.uk

 

Southern Wool Show

1st September 2018

A brand new wool show by the organisers of Spring into Wool

Southern Wool Show, Newbury Race Course, Berkshire, England

http://www.southernwoolshow.co.uk/

 

 

Fibre East, Ampthill, Bedfordshire

28th to 29th July 2018

This will be our second year at  http://www.fibre-east.co.uk/

fibre east

 

Woolfest, Cockermouth Cumbria

22nd-23rd June 2018 (that's Friday and Saturday)

Our fourth visit to this longstanding wool fair, always interesting and lots to see and buy. 

http://www.woolfest.co.uk/ 

 

 

Wool@J13 Penkridge, Staffordshire (j13 of the M6)

12th to 13th May 2018

Our first visit to this family show. All the details on their website. Looking forward to a new show!

http://wool-j13.uk/about/

 

April 2018

Wonderwool Wales

Royal Welsh Showground

 

Spring into Wool

The Grammar School at Leeds

 

January 2018

Waltham Abbey Wool Show

 

November 2017

The Knitting and Stitching Show, Harrogate

 

October 2017

Bakewell Wool Gathering

 

September 2017

Yarndale, Skipton, North Yorkshire

 

 

Bakewell Wool Gathering

14 -15 October 2017

This will be our first visit to this fair. We've heard such good things about it and can't wait to bring our goodies to show you. It's such a lovely town in a beautiful part of the world. 

https://www.bakewellwool.co.uk/

 

 

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 Knit for Peace KnitFest at Chelsea Town Hall, London 5th November 2017

knit for peace logo

Remember, remember the 5th of November! We're delighted to be joining Knit for Peace for this one day event in the wonderful Chelsea Town Hall. All the details on their website. 

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 Visit our online Gallery to see what our customers have made!

Joe's Toes customer photo Joe's Toes customer photo Sam slippers 

Fibre East  Ampthill, Bedfordshire

29th to 30th July 2017

We went to Fibre East as visitors last year. We loved it and went back this year with a Joe's Toes stall in Jacob Hall. All the details at  http://www.fibre-east.co.uk/

fibre east

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The Contemporary Craft Festival, Mill Marsh Park, Bovey Tracey, Devon

9-11 June 2017

We're delighted to have a space in the suppliers area at this prestigious fair. 

All the details are on their website.

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Woolfest, Cockermouth Cumbria

23-24 June 2017 (that's Friday and Saturday)

Our third visit to this longstanding wool fair, always interesting and lots to see and buy. 

http://www.woolfest.co.uk/ 

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Shepley Spring Festival May 19th - 21st

http://www.shepleyspringfestival.co.uk/

Primarily a folk music festival celebrating contemporary and traditional folk music, wool and all things Yorkshire. We'll be in the Baabaabazaar tent on the 20th and 21st. 

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Wonderwool Wales, Royal Welsh Showground, Builth Wells, Wales

The larger stall allowed to bring more goodies than ever and we were very happy to meet and serve more customers than ever. Such a great show!

22nd - 23rd April 2017

http://www.wonderwoolwales.co.ukJoe's Toes at Wonderwool Wales 2017 with clogs

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Spring into Wool, Leeds 8th April

http://www.springintowool.co.uk

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Vogue Knitting Live, Marriott Marquis, Times Square, NYC. 13-15th January 2017

Joe's Toes at Vogue Knitting Live in New York City Amanda is sharing booth 1005 with Knitting pattern designer Ann Kingstone who will have copies of her latest books. 

All the details at

https://www.vogueknittinglive.com/newyork/20380

 

December 11th 2016

The Egg Factory, Hebden Bridge 

A local fair filled with festive goodies - we're there on Sunday but the fair is also open on Saturday. If you've not visited Hebden Bridge before it's a small town that's big on creativity and character. A great place to do some Christmas shopping.

  

 

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Yarnporium November 5th - 6th 2016

King's College London,
The Strand, 
WC2R 2LS
Yarnporium Opening Hours
Saturday, 5 November: 10am - 5:30pm Sunday, 6 November: 10am - 4pm
Tickets and more details on the Yarn in the City website

yarnporium london 2016

 

Past Events:  17th - 23rd October 2016

Joe’s Toes Slippers + Kits at The Corner Shop, Craft Central, 21 Clerkenwell Green, London, EC1R 0DX

 

Opening times:

11.15 am – 7pm Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
 2.15 pm – 8.15 pm Thursday
11.15 am – 7pm Friday, Saturday
11.15 am – 5pm Sunday

Visit Amanda in The Corner Shop to say hello, buy from the exhibition, order bespoke slippers or perhaps have a go at making some yourself! We'll be bringing our yarns, soles and kits as well as ready made slippers. We'd love to see you there!

Learn more about Craft Central who have kindly let me take over The Corner Shop gallery for this week.