News Articles Archive
13th May 2013
To mark the launch of Brighton Festival and Fringe, the members of Bevendean Women's Institute (WI) have been spreading mischief across the city.
Hoping to challenge the stereotypes surrounding knitting, they have yarnbombed parts of the city,
Under the cover of darkness, the ladies wrapped the l... read more
10th May 2013
A crochet club in Texas is appealing for members to help grow the group and spread yarn skills in the community.
The Copperas Cove Herald reports that the Senior Crochet Club is down to a regular number of four people, who each meet weekly at the Copperas Cove Senior Center to indulge in their fa... read more
9th May 2013
A church group in Jersey City, New Jersey has started knitting clothes for local hospital patients and homeless members of the community.
According to the Hudson Reporter, Deborah Pierce and her daughter Alyssa began Knitting for Good, a church-based knitting circle, in February to teach people h... read more
7th May 2013
Once you’ve learnt to knit straight lines your next pattern is usually something slightly trickier such as a hat or a tea cosy.
But rather than making gifts for friends and family, tortoise-lover Katie Bradley has decided to dress her pets up in adorable knitted and crocheted outfits.
Ms Bradley,... read more
6th May 2013
An MP in Huddersfield has surprised locals by donating his recent winnings to a charity knitting club.
Conservative MP for Colne Valley Jason McCartney was recently given a free £25 each-way bet on the Grand National by bookies at the Huddersfield branch of Ladbrokes, The Huddersfield Examiner re... read more
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