March Newsletter 2018

Knit for Peace holidays Yorkshire Wool Hunt May 13th-16th 2018 (Booking now) Mysore, India October 16th-29th 2018 Led by Susan Crawford (Booking now) Mysore, India January 12th-25th 2019 (Booking now) Led by Renée Callahan Ways to help Knit for Peace From getting together and knitting to sponsoring a sack in the name of a loved one, there are so many different […]

February Newsletter 2018

Back from Wonderful Knitting Holiday in India. Here is what people said: “A very big thank you for organising such enjoyable holiday, I look forward to returning in the near future”       “Lovely, interesting, rewarding, thought provoking”      “Exceeded expectation”      “An amazing experience!”     “People were very friendly and as a […]

January Newsletter 2018

Happy New Year & Thank you all for your support! Thank you so much for your support and all the beautiful and warm knittings you have sent us! We have rushed to send out enormous quantities of warm blankets, clothes and toys, making sure people do not feel forgotten, are kept warm, and feel wrapped in love […]

December Newsletter 2017

Give yourself a great present this Christmas: A Knit for Peace holiday! Edinburgh Country House Party March 14th – 17th Combine a visit to the Edinburgh Yarn Festival with a chance to visit Edinburgh and its surroundings. Famous knitters Juliet Bernard and Erika Knight will be joining us and promise to share their knitting hints. One evening, Juliet will even […]

November Newsletter 2017

  Christmas Cards in aid of Knit for Peace In partnership with Card Aid, we have a stunning new range of Christmas cards for 2017, in aid of Knit for Peace. To see cards for a range of causes, visit Card Aid’s site HERE. London Shopping 127 x 94 mm Knitting 119 x 113 mm Silhouette Tree 113 […]

October Newsletter 2017

Want to have fun? Come to the 1st Knit for Peace KNITFEST at Chelsea Old Town Hall on 5th November. Tickets: £12 for adults; (£15 on the day) £6 for children over 6. Book HERE.  Exhibitors: Over 40 exhibitors, carefully chosen to offer a wide range of all things Knitterly (and Crochet-y), Card Aid shop. […]

Warm and Woolly patterns to buy!

The Warm and Woolly for Winter booklet is now available on Knit For Peace. 8 fantastic patterns by 7 fabulous designers. Please see below to purchase either the entire booklet or individual patterns. Warm and Woolly for Winter – A complete digital booklet of all the patterns below for £12.95 Buy separate patterns £3 per […]

September Newsletter

Want to have fun? Come to the first Knit for Peace Knitfest Chelsea Old Town Hall on 5th November. Tickets are £12 for adults and £6 for children over 6. Book here.  Exhibitors: Over 40 exhibitors, carefully chosen to offer a wide range of all things Knitterly (and Crochet-y), Card Aid shop. Lots of unusual Christmas […]

August 2017 Newsletter

Latest News Lots going on here at Knit for Peace. Tens of thousands of items were dispatched, many to Syrian and Iraqi refugees in Kurdistan and to Syria itself. We are pleased to report we had an urgent request for more yarn, needles and haberdashery for the knitting business set up, at our suggestion, in the […]

July 2017 Newsletter

The Grenfell Tower Fire: Our response We were able to give immediate response to a request for blankets and trauma teddies. We will be sending knitting kits (yarn, needles etc) to help survivors feel the calming effects of knitting. We have devised practical ways of helping with a selection of Good Gifts. Patterns in support […]