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 […]

Help the survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire!

The fire at Grenfell Tower has left people with nothing to wear and nowhere to call home. Donated items are pouring in and the community is struggling to organise the vast quantity. We have sent two bags of toys and blankets, but do not want to overwhelm them. As the weather gets cooler victims of the fire […]

The Great KnitFest

The Great Knit for Peace KnitFest November 5th 2017, Chelsea Old Town Hall, King’s Road, London SW3 5EE 10 AM – 6 PM Stalls offering everything knitterly: Yarn, knitting kits, haberdashery, books, patterns, charity Christmas cards, accessories. Tombola of yarns. Courses by famous knitting and crochet designers. Learn to knit or crochet. Sale of beautiful […]