Visit Cowslip Workshops

Cowslip Workshops is a unique place! Sitting on a hill just outside Launceston in Cornwall we are delighted to welcome visitors from all over the world to our little piece of "paradise".

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Our Shop

Our shop is stocked with top quality fabric supplied by Moda, Stoff, Rowan, Lecien, Ebor, Irish Linen and all types of wadding. Threads include Gutterman, Mettler, Aurafil, Cotton a Broder, Perle No. 8. We stock a wide variety of pins, needles, rulers and notions, in fact anything that you may desire.

We have a good selection of tutorial books, patchwork magazines and greetings cards, with many of the cards handmade by local artists. We stock pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Stephen & Jane Baughan and Brixton Pottery and have a small selection of quilts and handmade cushions on display. We are also agents for Bernina, the best and most precise sewing machine in the world.

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Our Cafe

Our Cafe serves light lunches, cream teas, coffee and delicious cake. Special parties are catered for including unique country weddings and celebrations. We also hold special supper evenings, which take place throughout the year.

All the food prepared is as local and Organic as possible and we try our best to cater for those with special dietary requirements, we are happy to discuss individual needs. Every customer is special to us and we delight in making you happy and relaxed.

Dogs are not permitted in the cafe except guide dogs however we do have seating outside where they are welcome

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Opening Times


The Shop and Cafe are open 7 days a week (except for approx 10 days over Christmas/ New Year).  

We shut for Christmas at 4pm on Sunday 22nd December and re-open on Friday 3rd January at 9am. Our last working day for processing online orders will be Friday 20th December.  All order placed after 5pm on this day will not be processed until Friday 3rd January.

Day Shop Cafe*
Monday 10am-3.30pm Closed
Tuesday 10am-3.30pm Closed
Wednesday 10am-3.30pm Closed
Thursday 10am-3.30pm Closed
Friday 10am-3.30pm Closed
Saturday Closed Closed
Sunday (and Bank Holidays)  Closed Closed

*Please note that last orders are at 4:30pm.

Our office is open Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm for enquiries.

Our Location

Cowslip is situated on a farm within a beautiful countryside setting just outside the old market town of Launceston, Cornwall - approximately 5 miles from the Devon border.

Cowslip Workshops Newhouse Farm St.Stephens Launceston Cornwall PL15 8JX
Tel: 01566 772654 or Tel: Cafe 01566 772839
Directions: Download directions to Cowslip Workshops here: Cowslip Map (PDF) or view the map below.   Please do not use your sat nav as it will take you to the wrong address.

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