Wool and Words

Refugee Action are starting up a knitting group called ‘Wool and Words’ in Leeds to celebrate the social nature of knitting. They had a knitting workshop at a festival to celebrate sanctuary. We sent along some yarn and needles and volunteers taught young and old alike. You can read more about what they do on […]

All-in-one jumper

Please note: unfortunately we will no longer be accepting fish and chip jumpers as we cannot easily find homes for them. Below, our old fish and chip jumper pattern has been modified to have longer sleeves. Even in hot countries the nights can be cold. This is a really simple pattern that can be knitted […]

Knitting Distributed

Our director has just gotten back from India, where she delivered several hundred of your lovingly made jumpers to street children.  They were very pleased to receive some warm new clothes, and loved the bright colours.  From India, we have a contact who is going to take more of the jumpers to Afghanistan, where they […]