Oxford

Address

Unit B Meadowside Retail Park
Lamarsh Road
Oxford
OX2 0HF

Opening hours

Monday
09:00 - 20:00

Tuesday
09:00 - 20:00

Wednesday
09:00 - 20:00

Thursday
09:00 - 20:00

Friday
09:00 - 20:00

Saturday
09:00 - 18:00

Sunday
10:30 - 16:30
0845 051 6588

Contact us

0845 051 6588

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Store events

  • Knitting Crochet demo with local artisan Rosie Collins

    Date :
    May 01, 2014 to September 30, 2014
    Time :
    11:00-15:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Adults & Children

    Knitting and crochet with local artisan Rosie Collins - every Friday (subject to availability).
     Learn how to get started in knitting including cast on, bind off, knit and purl, increase and decrease.
  •  Learn how to get started in crochet including chain stitch, single crochet, double crochet and treble crochet etc.
      Bring along your own project or materials and let Rosie show you how to get started; or ask her to show you what you need to purchase for your chosen project and then join Rosie for your very own workshop!

      Having problems with a particular pattern or stitch or need help choosing the best yarn, then Rosie can help.

      Suitable for beginners. No booking required.


    • Die Cutting and Papercrafts

      Date :
      May 01, 2014 to September 30, 2014
      Time :
      11:00-15:00
      Cost :
      Free
      Suitable for :
      Adults

      Papercrafting with local artisan Barbara Ponting. Every other Tuesday

      Learn how to use a die cutting and embossing machine to make beautiful cards and invitations.  Bring along your own project or materials and let Barbara show you how to get started, or ask her to show you what you need to purchase for your project and then join Barbara for your very own workshop.

      Suitable for beginners.

      No booking required.

    • Needle felting animals, flowers, pictures etc

      Date :
      May 01, 2014 to September 30, 2014
      Time :
      11:00-15:00
      Cost :
      Free
      Suitable for :
      Adults & Children

      Needle felting with local artisan Denise Miles every Thursday (subject to availability).

      Learn how to use needlefelting tools and materials to create beautiful 3D items eg flowers, animal, decorations etc.

      Also learn how to create needlefelted pictures.

      Bring along your own project or materials and let Denise show you how to get started or ask her to show you what you need to purchase for your project and then join Denise for your very own workshop.

      Suitable for beginners.

      No booking required.

    • Needle felting Birds for Beginners

      Date :
      May 01, 2014 to September 30, 2014
      Time :
      11:00-17:00
      Cost :
      Free
      Suitable for :
      Adults & Children

      HALF PRICE OFFER - WORKSHOP USUALLY COSTS £60 PLUS MATERIALS.

      Local artisan Gina will be presenting this 6 hour workshop.

      Learn how to make a beautiful bird using core wool and merino wool roving plus a number of different needle felting techniques.  A great introduction to the basics of needle sculpture.  This course will give you the confidence and inspiration to truly throw yourself into needle felting.

      £30, materials not included (approx £15)

      For further details and to book your place please contact Gina at

       info@chicachimu.co.uk

      GINA WILL ALSO BE RUNNING 2 HOUR WORKSHOPS TO CREATE NEEDLE FELTED FLOWERS WHICH CAN BE TURNED INTO A BOUQUET, BROOCH OR CORSAGE.  IF YOU ARE INTERESTED PLEASE CONTACT GINA ON THE ABOVE EMAIL ADDRESS.

                         

    • World Record Pom-Pom Event With The Handmade Fair

      Date :
      May 01, 2014 to September 30, 2014
      Time :
      11:00-15:00
      Cost :
      Free
      Suitable for :
      Adults & Children

      We’ve teamed up with Kirstie Allsopp and Mollie Makes to create the longest string of Pom-Poms and we need you to help make it a record!

      Simply make one or more pom-poms and drop them in the collection box next time you are in store - or join us for an afternoon of pom-pom making!

      All of your pom-poms will all be displayed at the Handmade Fair in September for the official Guinness World Record judgement!...
    • Cake Decorating Workshop 5-7pm

      Date :
      May 01, 2014 to September 30, 2014
      Time :
      17:00-19:00
      Cost :
      £6.00
      Suitable for :
      Adults

      Local Artisan Allie is running a cake decorating workshop every Tuesday evening 5-7pm (subject to availability).  Each class is aimed at beginners and intermediate skill level and is £6.00.  Each class will cover a different skill.  You will be asked to bring along basic equipment, which is available in the Oxford Hobbycraft store.  Details of the project will be emailed out each week.  If you would like like to be included please contact Allie on 07921 8386176 or email www.alliesicing.co.uk for more more information and to book your place.
    • Jewellery Making Workshop

      Date :
      May 01, 2014 to September 30, 2014
      Time :
      17:00-19:30
      Cost :
      £7.00
      Suitable for :
      Adults

      Local artisan Amara is running a jewellery workshop every Wednesday 5-7.30pm (subject to availability).  Amara is a qualified tutor and Bead/ Silversmith/Jewellery maker.

      Whether you are a beginner who would like to learn how to use jewellery making tools, design your own project, or require more advanced tips and support then come along and join Amara in store.  The cost of the workshop is £7, however, Amara is offering a first taster session FREE OF CHARGE.  This does not include materials which can be purchased from the Oxford Hobbycraft store, alternatively please bring along jewellery which can be repaired/recycled).  Contact Amara on 075440 17737 or email michaels.amara@yahoo.co.uk for further information or to book a place.

    • Beginners Crochet Class

      Date :
      May 01, 2014 to September 30, 2014
      Time :
      17:00-18:30
      Cost :
      £5.00
      Suitable for :
      Adults & Children

      Kat is running a beginners crochet class every Friday (subject to availability).

      Like the look of crochet but no idea where to begin?

      Learn the basics of crochet, starting with standard granny squares.  These can be used to make blankets, cushions, jumpers, bags, slippers and more.

      Contact Kat for further details and to book your place:

      www.facebook.com/NeedleItll.Gift or kat.needleitllgift@gmail.com

    • Sewing Workshop

      Date :
      May 10, 2014 to September 30, 2014
      Time :
      10:00-12:00
      Cost :
      Free
      Suitable for :
      Adults

      Jan is running a series of sewing workshops every Wednesday throughout term time (Commencing September)  working on a number of projects (subject to availability). 

       If you would like to join her, please email your Oxford Hobbycraft store to check availability and book your place at oxford@hobbycraft.co.uk
    • Kids Summer Crafting Fun

      Date :
      July 05, 2014 to August 24, 2014
      Time :
      11:00-15:00
      Cost :
      Free
      Suitable for :
      Children

      Join us in store for a Summer of kids crafting fun! All activities will take place between 11am and 3pm.
      • Puppet making : Wednesday 02 July
      • Common Wealth Games face painting : Wednesday 09 July
      • Common Wealth Games face painting : Saturday 12 July
      • Common Wealth Games face painting : Sunday 13 July
      • Puppet making : Wednesday 30 July
      • Puppet making : Wednesday 13 August
      • Face Painting : Saturday 16 August
      • Face Painting : Saturday 23 August
      • Puppet making : Wednesday 27 August
      • Face Painting : Saturday 30 August
    • Loom Band Swap Shops

      Date :
      July 19, 2014 to July 26, 2014
      Time :
      11:00-15:00
      Cost :
      Free
      Suitable for :
      Adults & Children

      Join us for our Loom Band Swap Shops throughout July and bring your bands - to swap with other fans!
      • Saturday 12 July
      • Saturday 26 July
    • Docrafts Creativity Essentials for August

      Date :
      August 02, 2014
      Time :
      11:00-15:00
      Cost :
      Free
      Suitable for :
      Adults

      Come and join us for a demonstration of the latest Docrafts Creativity Essentials papercraft range for August.

      Visit us in store between 11am and 3pm as our in store demonstrators share a range of tips, techniques, exciting ideas and a whole range of docrafts products. Learn how to create your very own paper craft creations, what ever your skill level or ability there is something for everyone!
    • Docrafts Creativity Essentials for September

      Date :
      September 13, 2014
      Time :
      11:00-15:00
      Cost :
      Free
      Suitable for :
      Adults

      Come and join us for a demonstration of the latest Docrafts Creativity Essentials papercraft range for September.

      Visit us in store between 11am and 3pm as our in store demonstrators share a range of tips, techniques, exciting ideas and a whole range of docrafts products. Learn how to create your very own paper craft creations, what ever your skill level or ability there is something for everyone!

    • Docrafts Creativity Essentials for October

      Date :
      October 04, 2014
      Time :
      11:00-15:00
      Cost :
      Free
      Suitable for :
      Adults

      Come and join us for a demonstration of the latest Docrafts Creativity Essentials papercraft range for October.

      Visit us in store between 11am and 3pm as our in store demonstrators share a range of tips, techniques, exciting ideas and a whole range of docrafts products. Learn how to create your very own paper craft creations, what ever your skill level or ability there is something for everyone!
    • Docrafts Creativity Essentials for November

      Date :
      November 08, 2014
      Time :
      11:00-15:00
      Cost :
      Free
      Suitable for :
      Adults

      Come and join us for a demonstration of the latest Docrafts Creativity Essentials papercraft range for November.

      Visit us in store between 11am and 3pm as our in store demonstrators share a range of tips, techniques, exciting ideas and a whole range of docrafts products. Learn how to create your very own paper craft creations, what ever your skill level or ability there is something for everyone!
    • Docrafts Creativity Essentials for December

      Date :
      December 06, 2014
      Time :
      11:00-15:00
      Cost :
      Free
      Suitable for :
      Adults

      Come and join us for a demonstration of the latest Docrafts Creativity Essentials papercraft range for December.

      Visit us in store between 11am and 3pm as our in store demonstrators share a range of tips, techniques, exciting ideas and a whole range of docrafts products. Learn how to create your very own paper craft creations, what ever your skill level or ability there is something for everyone!

    Meet the team

    Hobbycraft Oxford

    If you haven't already experienced Hobbycraft Oxford, prepare to be amazed! With more than 35,000 products for 250 inspirational activities and hundreds of exciting ideas, you'll discover everything you need to get crafty. Including :

    • Art materials
    • Kids crafts
    • Home crafts
    • Baking
    • Paper crafts
    • Knit and stitch
    • Jewellery making

    And, when it comes to organising a party and adding a personal touch your wedding, you'll find all of your favourite brands and everything you need.

    In the meantime, check out our website - you can research the items you’re looking for then pop your postcode in the box provided and we’ll check if we have it in stock.

    Come back to this page for updates on events we will be running soon in store and then pop by to get crafty with us!

    See you soon

    Daniel and the team 
    Store Manager
    Hobbycraft Oxford


    Our charity

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    Together for Short Lives new window is our chosen charity. They are the voice for children, young people who are not expected to live to reach adulthood, and their families. They exist to make sure that these families have the best quality care and support wherever they live and for as long as they need it.

    You can find out more about this wonderful children's charity and donate on the Together for Short Lives new window website, or Like them on Facebook new window and follow them on Twitter new window.

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    Visit us

    1. From the North:

      1. Use the A34 towards Newbury, leaving at the A420 exit signposted Swindon and Eynsham.
      2. Take the first exit at the roundabout towards the Park and Ride and City Centre.
      3. Stay in the outside lane and at the traffic lights, turn left.
      4. After passing Toys R Us and Currys on the right hand side, turn right into Lamarsh Road.
      5. Hobbycraft is at the end of this street.
    2. From the South:
      1. Use the A34 towards Bicester, leaving at the A420 exit signposted Swindon and Eynsham.
      2. Take the third exit at the roundabout towards the Park and Ride and City Centre.
      3. Stay in the outside lane and at the traffic lights, turn left.
      4. After passing Toys R Us and Currys on the right hand side, turn right into Lamarsh Road.
      5. Hobbycraft is at the end of this street.
    3. From the M40 Northbound:
      1. Leave the motorway at junction 8 and continue towards the City Centre.
      2. This road becomes the A40.
      3. After about 4 miles and at the large roundabout (Headington roundabout) take the 3rd exit signposted A40 Cheltenham.
      4. At the next rounabout take the 2nd exit signposted A40 Cheltenham.
      5. At the next roundabout take the 4th exit signposted Kidlington A44.
      6. At the next rounabout take the first exit onto the southbound A34 and leave at the A420 Swindon exit.
      7. Take the first exit at the roundabout towards the Park and Ride and City Centre.
      8. Stay in the outside lane and at the traffic lights, turn left.
      9. After passing Toys R Us and Currys on the right hand side, turn right into Lamarsh Road.
      10. Hobbycraft is at the end of this street.
    4. From the M40 Southbound:
      1. Leave the motorway at junction 8A and take the third exit at the roundabout towards the City Centre A40.
      2. After about 4 miles and at the large roundabout (Headington roundabout) take the 3rd exit signposted A40 Cheltenham.
      3. At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit signposted A40 Cheltenham.
      4. At the next roundabout take the 4th exit signposted Kidlington A44.
      5. At the next rounabout take the first exit onto the southbound A34 and leave at the A420 Swindon exit.
      6. Take the first exit at the roundabout towards the Park and Ride and City Centre.
      7. Stay in the outside lane and at the traffic lights, turn left.
      8. After passing Toys R Us and Curry’s on the right hand side, turn right into Lamarsh Road.
      9. Hobbycraft is at the end of this street.
    5. From the West (Swindon):
      1. Take the A420 all the way to the junction with the A34.
      2. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit towards the Park and Ride and City Centre.
      3. Stay in the outside lane and at the traffic lights, turn left.
      4. After passing Toys R Us and Currys on the right hand side, turn right into Lamarsh Road.
      5. Hobbycraft is at the end of this street.