News Articles Archive
19th September 2012
The therapeutic benefits of crafting are well documented, with participants often citing their hobby as a great way to relax, unwind and learn a new skill.
For some people, however, the positives are a lot more profound.
Kathryn Vercillo, author of a new book called Crochet Saved my Life claims t... read more
18th September 2012
Trendsetters keen to follow the latest looks will no doubt have one eye on the catwalk right now as London Fashion Week comes into its element.
The annual exhibitions of the best of international style for the spring-summer 2013 collection are on show right now, showcasing some exciting new names... read more
17th September 2012
Crafty people in Reading are being called upon to pick up their knitting needles to support the town's homeless community.
St Mungo's charity is launching a new project entitled The Big Yarn, which asks knitters to make a woolly hat as part of its nationwide fundraising campaign, Get Reading repo... read more
14th September 2012
Thousands of Women's Institute (WI) members have successfully knitted their way to a new world record.
The Guinness Book of World Records has revealed that 3,083 WI participants have broken the world record for the most people knitting simultaneously, clicking their needles together for a total o... read more
13th September 2012
Without Bradford's contribution to textiles, Britain's fabric manufacturing industry might not be anywhere near as well-known, meaning it's only right that the city celebrates this claim to fame.
The wool trade really put this city on the map, and as UK Wool Week looms in October, everyone seems ... read more
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