Author Archives: Benjie


Opening SMI v3.0 – Jan 17th 0

Join us on Saturday 17th Jan for the Grand Opening of our 3rd Space! We’ve moved again – to a much larger and friendlier space! We’ve been busy over the past two months cleaning it up, repainting it and kitting it out with everything you’ve come to expect from Southampton Makerspace – plus a social […]

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Update: Partition Wall Well Underway! 0

We’re making great progress preparing to move from Unit K6 to the much larger Unit F! Our landlord has very generously allowed us entry to the new space before our official move in date of 1st December so that we can clean it up and prepare it for our needs. We’re keen to use the new space […]


With Your Help, We’re Growing Again! 1

Recently So Make It reached financial break-even thanks to our growth over the past 10 months, but we’ve all been feeling a bit cramped in our current space (Unit K6 – 2 floors roughly 350sqft each, top floor divided into two rooms). After a couple alternative spaces got away from us we met up and agreed […]

Unit F

Arduino Day – March 29th 0

29th March is Arduino Day – a worldwide celebration of Arduino’s first 10 years. It’s 24 hours full of events – both official and independent, anywhere around the world – where people interested in Arduino can meet, share their experiences, and learn more. Open Day at Southampton Makerspace To celebrate Arduino Day we’re hosting an open […]

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A Place Of Our Own! 7

It’s our very sincere pleasure to announce that we will be holding the Grand Opening of our first dedicated space: On1st February 2014 at 2pm(please arrive from 1pm) At Southampton Makerspace,Unit K6, Liners’ Industrial Estate, Freemantle, Southampton SO15 3FQ It’s been a very long road but we’re very excited to finally have a place of […]

The beginnings of some organised storage space!

Our first newsletter 0

We are now publishing regular newsletters – make sure you subscribe to stay up-to-date with what we are doing. Our first  newsletter follows: We’ve been busy! We hope you’re having fun in the sun this summer! We’ve been busily working on growing and organising the ‘space and planning some events and workshops. We’ve also been […]


So Make It Blog 0

Welcome to The So Make It blog. Follow this to stay up to date with things going on at the space! You may also want to visit our main site and wiki