Events at John Lewis Bluewater

Knitting classes throughout the year

Rowan Teach-In Session

Rowan Teach-In Session

Having problems deciphering your knitting pattern? Want to learn a new knitting technique such as cabling, buttonholes, lacework or mattress stitch?


Book a free 1 hour teach-in session in the shop with our Rowan Consultant. To book, simply ask a Partner in the Haberdashery department or phone 01322 624123 ext 4664.


Woolly Women

Come and meet some fellow knitters at our monthly knitting group. Bring your project along, enjoy some refreshments and a natter and pick up some useful tips.

Our friendly knitting group meet on the fourth Wednesday of every month, 10am - 12 noon. 

2014 dates:

22 January

26 February

26 March

23 April

28 May

25 June

23 July

27 August

24 September

22 October

26 November

There's no need to book, just turn up, tell someone you're new, and join in! You'll also have the opportunity to take a look at the latest books, yarns and display garments, and you'll receive a 10% discount voucher for Rowan products.

June events

John Lewis Home Appliance roadshow

Visit the John Lewis Home Appliance roadshow for an opportunity to meet the experts and discover more about our range of large electrical products.

Saturday 7 June

9am - 9pm

John Lewis car park

Sew Over It – Button Me Cushion

Learn how to sew whilst making a lovely cushion with fabric covered buttons. It will brighten up any sofa, chair or bed.

It’s a beginner’s class so no sewing experience is required. You’ll be shown how to cut and pin fabric, thread a machine, sew seams, and learn how to sew a button.

We’ll provide you with fabric and materials including a cushion insert so you don’t need to bring anything with you.

Talk to one of our Haberdashery Partners to book for either a 10am - 1pm or 2pm - 5pm session, at £10 per person.

Saturday 7 June

October events

Wedding events

We're holding a special wedding evening event where you can find out more about our Gift List and other wedding services.

Our Gift List advisers will be on hand to talk you through an inspiring range of products, help you register your list and choose the gifts you’ll love forever, while for honeymoon ideas and advice, meet the specialists from Kuoni.

There’ll be ideas to help inspire every aspect of your big day, from wedding favours to stationery, fashion to gifts, there are lots of ways we can help you make your special day perfect. You’ll also receive a glass of champagne and tasty treats from our foodhall.

8 May and 16 October

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