Thread Softly through Ireland

Thread Softly through Ireland on a tour of all things threading. Experience the rich heritage of the cottage industries of lace, embroidery, tapestry through workshops, heritage stories and the people who thread.

Co Laois, Ireland is renowned worldwide for Mountmellick Lace. Experiencing Laois in partnership with Mountmellick Museum are inviting visitors to Laois to experience authentic lace making workshops and Ireland’s Ancient East. Guests will hear of the influence of the Quakers, and visit Lace centres around Ireland.

First please complete this short expression of interest and we will do our utmost to tailor your needs and provide classes in your chosen crafts. We will contact you a couple of weeks after we have collated the results and finalised classes and costs