Belmont House
A magical venue for holidays and events

Fine Lace Knitting Masterclass

July 23rd 2015

Belmont House, in association with the Unst Heritage Centre and Unst Partnership, is proud to present:

Two luxury fine lace knitting masterclass weekends

22-25 October 2015 (Thursday night to Sunday morning)

22-25 January 2016 (pre-Lerwick Up Helly Aa) Friday night to Monday morning

These weekends are launched as part of a bigger winter programme for Belmont House, details will follow over the next few weeks. You will stay three nights at the beautifully restored 18th Century mansion Belmont House. There will be two full morning workshops on fine lace knitting at the Unst Heritage Centre..Full instruction from legendary Unst fine lace knitters and all materials provided. In the afternoons you will be free to knit, explore, relax and socialise. Optional guided tours available. There will be evening talks on Unst, textiles and more. And music!

There are 10 residential places in shared bedrooms and the cost will be £265 per person. There are five bedrooms available in Belmont House so the rooms will be shared, if you wish to have an exclusive room then there is a single supplement of £120. In addition, we have space for two non-residents, who would arrange their own accommodation £145 per person. This includes two nights' dinner at Belmont. If you are vegetarian or have other dietary requirements please let us know on the booking form. The weekend will be relaxed and you will be expected to help yourself to tea and coffee throughout the day, with the evening meal being cooked for you.

Transport between Belmont House and the Heritage Centre will be provided. Collection from the Belmont ferry terminal is possible.

If you would like to reserve your spot then please contact Karen at Belmont House, or +44 (0)7909 966161