All is Peace and Quiet down on the Farm…

Life is full of surprises at Knit for Peace Headquarters. Every post can bring something woolly and interesting whether it be carefully knitted baby and children’s clothes from our dedicated groups of charity knitters or equally welcome donations of yarn and needles. However, nothing could have prepared us for the wonderful surprise we received the […]

Knit for Peace coming to a festival near you this summer

As you may know, we at Knit for Peace like to see people knitting anywhere and at any time. Part of our plan to make people aware of Knit for Peace and our charity work is to open up a Knit for Peace tent at a range of festivals throughout the summer. Here you can […]

A big thank you from Sierra Leone

When knitters send us lovingly hand knitted clothes for children we always try to make sure that we pass them on to a charity where we are sure that they will reach the intended recipients and that they will do maximum good. Susie Jenner, one of our staff members recently went on a visit to […]

See you soon at Harrow on the Hill for charity knitting

The Harrow on the Hill Knit for Peace group is meeting again next week to knit for charity. We’d love you to come and join us.

Knitting for Peace in Harrow-on-the-Hill

  It has been a rather special week for us here at Knit for Peace. We held the first Knit for Peace knitting group in Harrow on the Hill jointly with the charities Three Faiths Forum and the An-Nisa Society supported by St Michael’s Church. We chose a very nice little cafe with big comfy […]

More news about our knitting holiday in India

Thank you to everyone who has come back to me with enquiries about our knitting holiday to India. I am starting to get excited about it myself. People have asked me for some more detailed information about the holiday so I am writing to give you some more information about: · Getting to the Green […]

Calling Harrow-on-the- Hill Knitters!

We have some exciting news this week. Together with our partners at the Three Faiths Forum we are inviting knitters from all communities in the Harrow on the Hill area to come and join us at a knitting and coffee morning at the Doll’s House on the Hill at 11.00am on Tuesday 22nd March. It […]

Volunteers needed! Knit for Peace at the Bearded Theory Festival

It’s chilly in the office today. The heating isn’t working so I’m typing this feeling very glad of my fingerless mittens. I also find that nothing warms me up more on a chilly February day than planning for the summer. This means that I am especially delighted to let you know that we have been […]

The Ultimate Holiday – India with added knitting

– Come and knit and dye and spin, and learn how if necessary! – At the award winning Green Hotel, Mysore – Full – time Knitter in Residence for all your knitting help needs – Learn vegetable dying from national award winning dyer – India, in a comfortable, secure environment – Ideal for the single […]

A big thank you to our knitters!

One of the happy things about this job is that if a nice soft, squishy parcel turns up at the office, it’s usually for me. When I open them, a rainbow of knitted garments will tumble out, courtesy of church groups, groups of friends and industrious knitters who work at home and produce great quantities […]