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Welcome to our
woolly world!


All week as part of this year's Yarnstavaganza celebration, we'll be featuring various wool and yarn related demonstrations courtesy of the wonderful Kim and Heather. This is what we have planned:

Saturday 30th September - Yarn Preparation
Monday 2nd October - Loom Knitting
Tuesday 3rd October - Tapestry Weaving
Wednesday 4th October - Peg Loom
Thursday 5th October - Weaving
Friday 6th October - Felting
Saturday 7th October - Big Crochet




Find us in the heart of Belper at
55a King Street
Derbyshire DE56 1PZ

Opening Hours:
Monday-Thursday 9am-6pm
Friday-Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 10am-2pm

MaD Handmade Designs shop front


About us. Find out more about MaD Handmade Designs.

Where are we? Find out more about Belper here

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MaD at the markets

Our woolly world at a market near you

Every Wednesday
Hall Leys Park, Matlock DE4 3SX
April-Dec 9am-3:30pm, Jan-March 9am-1pm

Matlock Outdoor Market

Every Friday
Market Place, Heanor, DE75 7AA

Heanor Outdoor Market

A huge choice of top brands, including King Cole, Cygnet, Stylecraft, Woolcraft & Habico.

Click here to see which yarns we stock

Cygnet King Cole Woolcraft Stylecraft James C. Brett Habypro Viridian

Knitting & crochet accessories, books & patterns.

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Beginner's Crochet Course

Learn to crochet

Want to learn how to crochet but not sure where to start? How about taking our Beginner's Crochet course?

We'll be running more classes in our new home shortly. Watch this space for details.


Crochet & Chat

Need help with a crochet project? Or just want to spend time with like-minded crafters?

Join us for our monthly Monday Crochet & Chat - 7pm till 9pm, Room 14 Strutt's Community Centre, Derby Road, Belper, DE56 1UU.

Strutt's Community Centre

No need to book, just drop in!

Next Meeting: Monday 30th October 2023

Upcoming Dates:

Monday 27th November 2023
Monday 11th December 2023


MaD Makers

Hand crafted gifts from our talented makers.

Wooden Gifts
Wooden Plaques, Books & more
Glassware Gifts
Painted Glassware
Knitted Gifts
Crochet Gifts


Meet the Makers

Each Friday and Saturday, we'll be playing host to a talented maker - artists, crafters even bakers!
Click here to see who we've got lined up.

Are you a maker, artist or crafter? Are you looking for a venue to showcase your work?

We want to give our customers a chance to see something different each week so we have a space
which will fit a 6ft table available to rent every Friday and Saturday in our lovely new shop.

Click here for details.


The Great Derbyshire Knitting and Crochet Groups Directory

Click here to find out about knitting, crochet and craft groups in Derbyshire.

Want to get your own group listed? click here to tell us about it. (Listing is FREE)