Radio Knitting …

Fab knitted radio tea cosy by Cath Kidston Found Here.
Fab knitted radio tea cosy by Cath Kidston Found Here.

The popularity of wonderful yarning just keeps on growing. Today on Radio 4, is ‘Knitting Day’ and they are exploring everything from the therapeutic benefits to the connection with mathematics & many things in between.

Available online. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02hc11h

Read more about the therapeutic benefits Here.

Also check out this great link to the Victoria and Albert Museum. Loads of fab articles to while away the winter day and crank up the old inspiration. Plus a catalogue of vintage patterns to download.

Vintage patterns to download Here.
Vintage patterns to download Here.

Finally, Radio Scotland have a wonderful 30 minute programme all about Shetland Knitting, exploring it’s history and how it is still being passed down through the generations. Thank you to Kate Davis Designs for the link.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04yk44b

So, off you go, pop the kettle on, put your feet up pick up that WIP and enjoy.

Happy Listening….

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