Designs and makes handknitted garments using the flexible structure of knitting and the way different stitch combinations shape the fabric.
Knitting & Crochet Guild
National educational charity dedicated to UK domestic hand knitting, machine knitting and crochet, run by volunteers and supported by subscriptions and donations.
Multi-period society engaged in studying the history of knitting, and in historical reconstruction. Includes resources and a link to the associated Yahoo discussion group.
Virtual museum showcasing the history of the East Midlands knitting industry, with articles, photographs, oral histories and features.
Group of knitters and crocheters who craft for charity, particularly knitting baby items for premature babies. Includes patterns and information on how to get involved.
Publication offering free patterns, tutorials and competitions.
Offers a networking resource for keen UK knitters, with forum, list of local groups and advice on starting a new group.
UK Hand Knitting Association
Presents extensive resources for knitters in the UK, including details of shows, competitions, local groups, patterns and suppliers.
Knitter who specialises in creating quirky and unusual knitted accessories.