Knit Something Beautiful for Grenfell

A big thank you to the Lostwithiel Knitters for these moving words and to Katie for forwarding it to me

If you would like to help Knit for Peace are coordinating donations

Knitting for Baby Beanies

A few months ago I was contacted by Michelle from Baby Beanies.  She asked if anyone in our Sew, Knit and Natter group would be interested in knitting hats for premature babies.  She didn’t need to ask twice.  Knitters all around our area have been busy knitting, even people I don’t know have been giving me hats to send on to Michelle.

Baby Beanies

Tiny hats for premature babies

So far we have sent off 2 huge parcels of hats and we are still knitting.  The patterns (see below) are very easy even for novice knitters like me.

If you would like to make some hats for Baby Beanies to send on to premature babies in hospitals around the UK, please contact Michelle at Baby Beanies.  She will be delighted to hear from you.

Baby Beanies Newsletter

Babybeanies Roll Brim Beanie

Babybeanies Ribbed Brim Beanie

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Knitted Slippers



According to one of my daughters, slippers (especially knitted slippers) are the latest trend.

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