Hello and thanks for visiting my blog. I have been knitting on and off for 50 years and I recently learned to crochet. I love looking for wool bargains and making them into something useful. I mainly knit for charity. I occasionally knit for myself and family members if I find a really good pattern or if they ask nicely!!

Charities I support

An Internet search will bring up zillions of charities or other great organisations that accept knitted and crocheted items.

The following is a list of links to those that I have personally supported:

Battersea Dogs & Cats Home
Cwtch Of Comfort
Greenfields Africa
Knit for Nowt
Loving Hands
Operation Orphan
Samaritan's Purse
Siblings Together
The Innocent Big Knit


  1. Hey!
    I should thank you for writing on this topic, very useful information you have given through this blog regarding charity sector. Good Work! Keep it up!

    Support Charities

  2. Hello Una,
    I run 'SIBOL' you may be interested.

    I Love Crocheting for charity too!
    Thanks Suex

  3. Hello, Sue
    I'm adding your great charity to my list. I will definitely knit some squares for you in the future.

  4. Hello Una, can you lessen Ponte to the right website to get the stern for the lovely little sleeping bags shown in this post. I knoit preemiecitems for my local NICU and I think.thesexwoukd be ideal for all my little bits of yarn left from cardis ect. Lorraine.

    1. Hello Lorraine

      The sleep sack pattern is the last one listed on this webpage
      It will definitely use up small amounts of wool.


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