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Apr 20

The Knit Club for Blankets for London supporting Shelter – 20 April

April 20, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Come together, connect, learn more about knitting and the social purpose of our project. Both beginners and experienced knitters welcomed!

Photography will be taken during this event, please let us know if you don’t want to be photographed.

Craft Forward is supporting our friend and facilitator Oliver who is running the London Marathon in support of for the charity Shelter which helps millions of people every year struggling with bad housing and houselessness through advice, support and legal services

The Knit Club is a workshop by Craft Forward structured like a relaxed and welcoming knitting group, open to beginners and experienced knitters to come together, connect, learn more about the craft and its radical history. Knitters will be producing knitted squares to go towards the “Blankets for London” project.

“Blankets for London” is Craft Forward’s seasonal project where we assemble blankets to donate to unhoused individuals across the city.

For this special Knit Club, you’re welcome to also bring your own project to work on if you wish!

For this special session in support of Oliver and Shelter:

– We have two tickets, a suggested donation of £15 and a free donation one, where you can choose to contribute whatever amount you can afford, even £1 counts! You can donate through Eventbrite by booking the tickets, or from Oliver’s donation page clicking here.

What to bring: materials are provided if you want to knit Blankets for London. If you want to bring your own knitting or crochet project, please feel free to! I

I want to participate in “Blankets for London”: we will start collecting squares and finished blankets for Blankets for London 2024 soon. Click here to subscribe to our newsletter and follow us on Instagram to stay up to date with the project!


3Space International House
Canterbury Crescent
London, England SW9 7QE United Kingdom


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