Lesley Blackett

Meet the Maker - Lesley Blackett

What do you do?

Knit and crochet items, often patterns are made up for crochet blankets. Commissions undertaken for any different colours.

How did you get started?

My mother and grandmother taught me to both crochet and knit. When the children were small 30 years ago I was part of a craft initiative in the local parish hall which we rented to enable some of us to sell items

Is this your full time job?

No it is more of a hobby, I am senior carer in our local nursing home

Where do you create?

At home, often while watching a good film

Tea or coffee?

Tea!

Where is your favourite local place?

At home, often while watching a good film

OUR STORE

Address:

Elvet & Bailey

23 High Street

Durham

DH1 3UJ

 

Phone: 07307620744

 

Email:  hello@elvetandbailey.com

OPENING HOURS

Open:

Monday 10-5

Tuesday 10-5

Wednesday 10-5 

Thursday 10-5

Friday 10-5

Saturday 10-5

Sunday 11-4

 

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