Frequently Asked Questions

Weekly Meet-ups

Do I need to book to attend a weekly meet up?

No, for the weekly meet ups no booking is necessary, just turn up.

I have no knowledge of crafting but want to learn, can I come along?

Yes, you are more than welcome to come along but please be aware these are social meet ups, help will be on hand and you may meet a more experienced crafter, they may be willing to assist you. Feel free to come along and get an idea on what you want to learn.

Do I have to attend a meet up?

No, no obligation to attend a meet up, but we always like to meet new members and would encourage members to join in if they feel comfortable, if you need any assistance whatsoever please send us a message.


Do I need to book a space for a retreat?

Yes booking and payment is required in advance for the retreats, the bookings are made via our website.

Can I cancel my booking?

Yes, we understand life gets in the way! For full terms and conditions please click here.


What is the SSG?

Our steering group is made up of volunteer members of the group to ensure the smooth running of the Sew and Sos.

Can I become a member of the SSG?

Yes, we hold an AGM and vote system each year and welcome new participants, you would need to be nominated and voted for amongst members to be part of the SSG.

Who can I speak to if I have a problem within the group?

Any member of the SSG would happily assist a member with an issue whatever it may be, we welcome suggestions and comments to ensure everyone is happy and feels inclusive.

Terms & Conditions

Why do I have to pay?

We are non-profit, all funds are collected by our treasurer for refreshments, room Hire and sometimes materials are purchased for challenges and used by the members.

What age do I need to be?

Over 14s only please.