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We are supporting some additional charities!

Please bring charity items to our monthly meetings where Deb will collect and distribute them to many locations, including: 103 more words

Fishnet Business

It's National Knitting Week - get involved

Today marks the start of National Knitting Week, 5-11 October 2015. Although at UK Hand Knitting every week is about encouraging people to knit and crochet and share the love of everything yarnie, National Knitting Week is a time when we encourage other knitters, crocheters and yarn retailers to get on board and make a noise about yarn crafts too. 231 more words


Upcoming Crochet Events - Sept & Oct 2015

Some upcoming crochet events you may be interested in! There may be additional details on some of these events on the Events of Interest page. 331 more words

Charity Projects

Commit to Knit - Time to Volunteer

Recently we asked you to nominate your favourite charity that takes knitted or crocheted items and we were amazed by the response.  We were inundated with nominations and we have now contacted all the charities and voluntary organisations just to make sure they want to take part. 651 more words


Save the Yezidis

In the sweltering summer heat of Duhok, in Iraq’s Kurdistan region, American retiree Amy L. Beam spends her days making lists.

She documents the names of the hundreds upon hundreds of Yazidi women abducted by the Islamic State (IS) militant group over a year ago who are being desperately sought by their families. 1,417 more words

Charity Projects

Knitting a Kiss in Every Stitch by Nicky Epstein

I’m on to a really easy book this week. Knitting a Kiss in Every Stitch: Creating Gifts for the People You Love by Nicky Epstein… 332 more words

Kid's Designs

Why we love charity knitting

At UK Hand Knitting we talk a lot about charity knitting projects and have even launched a campaign for National Knitting Week asking you to Commit to Knit for a charity this autumn. 332 more words