Hawkhurst’s Best Craft Store Since 1960

Based in the quaint market town of Hawkhurst, the Craft Centre has been providing craft supplies to local customers since the 1960s. Our family-owned craft store specialises in wool and craft materials, with an emphasis on a friendly, local service. From our expert foam cutting service to our well-stocked haberdashery, we have everything you need for any project.

Craft Shop in Hawkhurst

Our Services:

  • Knitting and sewing supplies
  • Bespoke foam cutting
  • Craft supplies
  • Haberdashery
  • Furniture recovering

Your local craft shop

Whether you picked up a new hobby over lockdown or want a local, reliable supplier for your small business, we welcome customers of all ages and abilities to our store.

If you need expert advice, we are on-hand to tell you about our supplies and can recommend the best materials for any project. We also provide bespoke foam-cutting in store for your upcycling and furniture renovation projects.  

Friendly, family-owned

Our business has been serving Hawkhurst since the 1960s and has recently been taken over by Petra, the next generation in our craft store family. We are proud to have a loyal customer base and are proud of our welcoming customer service.

Whatever your craft needs are, pop into the store today. We have a range of supplies and materials at great prices and are happy to give you our advice if you need it.

If you’re looking for something specific and want to know if we have it in stock, call us today on 01580 752 904.


"Perfect treasure trove, with helpful and friendly staff."

Laila Turner


The Craft Centre is a high-quality craft shop providing old fashioned customer service to our customers in Hawkhurst and Kent. Whether you’re looking for quality wool for a craft project, or need a reliable haberdashery, come visit us in-store. We also recover a range of furniture, offer a bespoke foam cutting service, and can advise you on your restoration projects. Call us today to find out how we can help: 01580 752 904.