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Crochet Is The New Stress Reducing Activity (July 14)

Textile Showcase and Fashion Show At The 'Grand Depart' Business Festival in Leeds (June 14)

Quotes From Yarn Shop Day (May 14)

Knitted Textile Awards 2014: Open Category (March 14)

World Record Attempt At Stitch, Sew & Hobbycrafts, Exeter (October 13)

Linking Up Knitters Across The Nation (October 13)

Announcing The Winner Of The WI-UK Hand Knitting Association 'Pass It On' Craft Club Competition (October 13)

Woodland PicKnit At Alexandra Palace and Harrogate This Autumn (June 13)

National Knitting Week and Wool Week 14-20 October (April 13)

Knitted Textile Awards; New 'Open' Category for 2013 (April 13)

'The Yarn Lounge' at Craft Hobby + Stitch International NEC 17 -19 February 2013 (January 13)

Campaign For Wool Invites UKHKA To Takes Part In Love Wool UK Wool Train (October 12)

NFWI Knit Their Way Into The Guinness World Record Books (September 12)

The WI Get Knitting (July 12)

THROUGH THE LOOP 2012: New Knitted Textile Award For Post Grads(June 12)

The Knit Show June 23rd-24th June 2012 (April 12)

Highlights from the Yarn Lounge, Seminars and Fashion Show at CHSI (March12)

The UKHKA Fashion Show, Seminars and The Yarn Lounge at CHSI (January 12)

Craft Club Hits The Big Screen With Cinema Knit-Along Events (January 12)

UKHKA Knitted Textile Awards 2011 (December 11)

Craft Club Expands To Connect Communities(August 11)

Craft Clubs Increasing Across The UK (March 11)

Knit 1, Pass It On(January 11)

Rowan And British Wool Week (July 10)

Craft Club Launch Update(January 10)

Craft Club Launch (November 09)

Recycled Rainforest Update (November 09)

Stitches on the Bridge / Lùban air an Drochaid (September 09)

Recycled Rain Forest (September 09)

Knit 1 - pass it on (September 09)

The Knitted Gingerbread House Visits Bangkok (August 09)

Knitting Statistics 2009 (June 09)






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