Buttons and Blethers

All the crafting fun!

Buttons and Blethers is an award winning, creative haven and craft shop located in the Elgin Industrial Estate, Dunfermline. We provide workshops and classes for all ages and have a fabulous variety of events happening for children, nurturing the next generation of crafters. We also have a large range of fabrics, patterns, yarns, haberdashery, ribbons and other arts and crafts for all your project needs. We also have sewing machines for sale and provide a sewing machine repair service.


Do you struggle to find somewhere to take your little ones to have fun at play? Fed up with the same options?

Why not come along to our new Under 5’s art & craft club? Your child can enjoy a whole range of crafts including painting, working with felt, beads, feathers, sand …..to name but a few. Every week will be something different.

Parents can stay in the room to help their child work on their craft or if the child is settled, enjoy a coffee/tea and/or cake in our small coffee area. We will call you if your assistance is required.

Drop in at the following times:
Tuesdays & Thursdays 10.30-11.15am/11.45-12.30pm/1.00-1.45pm

£7.50 per child per session.


A fantastic after school arts and crafts club for age 5 to 10 year olds. Come along and create a different project every week with our resident artist Natasha Kemp, where you can hang out in our new art studio and get your craft on. We will be doing a variety of crafts and arts from painting, printing, model making, casting, textiles.. the list goes on! With a different project every week it’s a great way to develop your skills and learn new ones.

Every Wednesday 4:30pm – 5:30pm. £7.50 per child per session.


Our children sewing classes are on every week on Wednesday and Fridays from 4pm-5pm and are taught in blocks of 4 weeks. They are suitable for children age 8+ and cost £35 per person per block, this includes £5 towards fabric costs.

We instruct on the safe use of our sewing machines as well as teaching hand sewing skills. Projects may include aprons, bags, cushion covers, felt projects and moving on to clothes once more proficient and if continuing onto more classes.


Alongside our after school club we also run regular craft classes for children Buttons & Blethers.

Examples of craft classes include:
🔸Unicorn headbands
🔸Superhero capes and masks
🔸Card making
🔸Tutu and Tiaras

Prices from £7.50 per child and often include a free hot drink for accompanying adult.
We also have a large selection of craft kits for sale for you to make at home 👍🏼


Hold your child’s craft party at Buttons & Blethers.

What is included:
🔸Use of our workshop
🔸The craft activity/activities chosen
🔸Disposable aprons
🔸Biscuits and squash
🔸No clearing up!!

Prices from £15 per child.
Party bags are available at an additional cost of £3.50 per bag. These have at least 2 craft activities to make at home 👍🏼

Monday - Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm Sunday: CLOSED

1 review

  1. Hi my granddaughter has done a few workshops and she has loved all of them, keep up the good work Maggie. Xx

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