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Please complete the form below to register your interest in exhibiting at the Big Textile Show. Each exhibition organiser will receive two free and ten half-price discount codes for their helpers to obtain entry tickets via our website. Exhibitors are not traders. If you wish to sell items from your exhibition, please contact us.

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The Big Textile Show Saturday 29th (9:30AM-5PM) and Sunday 3oth (9:30AM-4PM) OCTOBER 2022. NB: The Show is opening at 09:30 this year. Venue: Leicester Racecourse, Oadby, Leicester, LE2 4AL The show will cater for all textile mediums and we aim to appeal to all those interested in textile crafts. In 2022…. We look forward to […]

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Information requested from Workshop tutors We pay tutors £25 per hour and we pay for materials used. The selling price of a workshop is defined by the length of the course, the number of people you can teach (up to 20) and the cost of the materials which you provide.

Workshop TUTOR sign-up

Wymeswold Threads ‘Wymeswold Threads’ is a group of enthusiastic textile artists who came together 6 years ago to share a passion for textile work. We have regular focussed workshops – which we maintained all the way through Lockdown in gardens or over zoom – led by our own members who have plenty of skills and […]


Here is a list of some of the traders who will be at the 2022 show. If you know of a high quality trader which you would like to see at our shows, please let us know. The Sewing Cafe Come and visit us as we bring our social sewing emporium to The Big Textile […]


We raise money for charity every year. Some of our charity partners may be at the show and will be pleased to talk to you. DEC – Disasters Emergency Committee Leaving everything behind, people are fleeing conflict in Ukraine.They need shelter, food and water. More than 10 million people have fled their homes to escape […]

“Big T” Charities

Don’t Forget that clocks go back at 2AM on the Sunday! Venue for 2022 – Leicester Racecourse. The Ticket Desk is at The KUBE building Show Times:Saturday 29th (9:30-17:00) and Sunday 30th (9:30-16:00) October 2022.Workshop Timings:All timings will be shown on the workshop description.

Show Times

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Leicester Racecourse. LE2 4AL   Public Transport from Leicester

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Here is some of the fabulous food and drink we have on offer. Lucy’s Food (Claire van Dijk) Bakes and Cakes Danish Pastries, Homemade Cheese Scones. Rich Chocolate Brownie, Pumpkin Flapjack Orange & Almond Cake (Gluten Free), Rose & Poppy Seed Cake Those above and many more, from £2.00 Wraps, Baguettes and Cobs Traditional Coronation […]

Food and Drink

I love that the parking is free, it’s easy to get to and the tickets are reasonably priced. The stalls are great and the exhibitions really interesting. Stall holders and exhibitors were friendly and happy to share tips and expertise. It’s a great day out. My friend came to stay for the weekend especially to […]

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