Events, News

Christmas stocking appeal

We are running our Annual Christmas Stocking Appeal again this autumn. We are asking knitters and crocheters across the country to join to help us spread some festive cheer by making mini stockings for care homes, lunch clubs, hospices and foodbanks. Last year we distributed more than 1,500 stockings to organisations all over the country.… Continue reading Christmas stocking appeal

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Charity projects, News

Join our autumn charity knit

This is the time of year when many of us turn our thoughts and needles to knitting gifts for Christmas and we hope you can find a bit of time to help us with our Christmas Appeal. Last year we asked you to knit or crochet festive stockings which we turned in to strings of… Continue reading Join our autumn charity knit

Charity projects, Events, News, Patterns, Tips

Join our Christmas Appeal and hone your sock skills

Over the past few weeks on the blog we've looked at baby knits being a great way to learn new skills with out the commitment of an adult garment.We've also had tips on making socks for the first time. If those two ideas interested to you, the UK Hand KnittingĀ  Christmas appeal is just the… Continue reading Join our Christmas Appeal and hone your sock skills