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The Knit Factor

Whether you work on your own or in a group, this is a charity you might like to knit for. It doesn’t matter whether you are a complete beginner or an expert, everyone can produce something.

The National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society have lots of advice and suggestions on their website:


Lisa’s Stars

I’ve just come across a charity you might like to give some thought to

Lisa’s Stars

This is an organisation which produces specialised clothing and covers for premature babies. All the items are donated to hospitals and there is a superb set up that gets them right into the hospitals.

Charity Squares

Knitting or crocheting squares for charity blankets is so useful in all sorts of different ways. Here are a few ways that I can think of straight away:

Using up leftover yarn Something to do between projects Getting together with other knitters/crocheters Produces really warm item Giving something which would have been wasted [...]