In 2016 we carried out an extensive research project on the health benefits of knitting. We published a report summarising what we found, including the results from a survey of over 1,000 knitters.

Click here to see a preview of the report.

The report including the results of our research on 'The Health Benefits of Knitting'.

If you would like to have your own digital or printed copy for £5.00 (excluding postage), please e-mail us at

Knit for Peace is a charity that distributes donated knitting to people in need all over the UK. You can read all about us here. This research project was the culmination of a lot of work, which is why we ask for a donation to our charity in exchange for the full report.