If you love knitting, let the world know on June 9th. Join other knitters outdoors for World Wide Knit in Public Day.
World Wide Knit in Public Day Brings People Together
Knitting is a solitary pursuit, so in 2005 Danielle Landes decided it was time for all knitters to come together for one day a year. People discovered that their neighbors had the same passion for the first time!
The first year, there were 25 events around the world. By 2009, 751 events in Australia, Canada, China, England, Finland, France, Ireland, Norway, South Africa, Sweden, United States and other countries.
By all accounts, they expect this year to be the largest knitting event ever.
Want to join World Wide Knit in Public Day?
Find a KIP group near you by clicking the link:
- North America (from Cap Horn to Canada’s Northern Territories)
- Africa & Mediterranean
- Australia & Pacific Rim
- Arctic Circle
You might enjoy it so much that you’ll want to knit in the park every weekend!
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Are you an avid knitter? Are you going to join in on Knit in Public Day?
Attach a photo of your latest knitting project so we can all see. Or, better yet, a photo of you knitting in public!