We love seeing the Guild’s name in print let us know if you spot a mention in any of the craft magazines, online publications or social media.

If your local branch or a member receives a mention do let us have details, we’d love to share your news.

Click here to show the form to submit a news item to us.

The name you would like us to use when replying to you. If you are a member, please use the same name as you use for your membership.
This is the email address that you would like us to reply to.
If you would like us to reply by telephone, please put your phone number here.
Please suggest a title for us to use if we publish your news item
Please provide the text that you are suggesting for your news item. If the picture you would like us to show is already online, please include the link so that we can use it. If not, we will ask for a picture by email.
Please provide a link to an image that we can copy and publish. If you do not have a link, you can send images by email, but please include the name of this news item so that we can match them up.
The Guild reserves the right without explanation to edit or not to publish your proposal.

News items

K&CG heart and Collection shelving with mannequin dressed in colourful intarsia jumper

Visit the Collection – Open and Drop-in Days in 2024

To allow more of you to visit regularly, the Collection team are opening the doors to Britannia Mill on the ...
Rainbow Fingertips for Sanquhar Gloves on Antique Brass Table.

A World of Design at Your Fingertips by Angharad Thomas

This is an online talk on 11th February (6pm - 7:30pm UK time) by Dr Angharad Thomas, a volunteer at ...
Gift box

How to buy a gift membership of the Guild

You must be a current member to buy a gift membership of the Knitting & Crochet Guild using these instructions ...
Tricia Basham, David Clarke and Nick Carter

Heritage Crafts Volunteer of the Year award winner!

Congratulations to Tricia Basham who is a joint winner in this year’s Heritage Crafts/Marsh Volunteer of the Year award! This ...
Miniature hand knitted Aran style jumper

Barbara Smith to teach on V&A course

Barbara Smith, our publications curator for the Collection, will be lecturing as part of the V&A Knitting of the British ...
Photo of Jeanette Sloan

Birthday honour for knitting campaigner

Huge congratulations to Jeanette Sloan, knitwear designer and founder of BIPOC in Fiber, who has been named in King Charles' ...
Collection Open Days

Saturday opening at the Knitting & Crochet Guild Collection

To allow more of you to visit regularly, the Collection team are now opening the doors to Britannia Mill on ...
The Convention

2024 Convention

Convention 2024 will be held from 6 to 8 September 2024, with the Annual General Meeting on 7 September. Our ...
Front covers of issues 1 (stack of knit and crochet colour work), 2 (man wearing orange knit jubper) and 3 (print of plants on cloth)

Yarn Journal – £5 discount

Image: The Yarn Journal Image: The Yarn Journal Yarn journal is a bi-annual publication with a large and varied list ...
The Convention

2023 Convention

Our 2023 Convention was held 8-10 September 2023 at The Hayes Conference Centre, Alfreton. See the Programme on the Programme ...
Photograph of "tiles" from Jane Crowfoot's Persian Tiles blanket.

Patron Jane Crowfoot’s design at the Oscars after-party!

We are delighted that Justin Bieber chose to wear a crochet blanket at the Oscar awards after-party - and even ...
Knitting & Crochet guild heart logo

We are looking for a new Secretary

We are urgently looking for an organised and efficient administrator to join the Board of the
Knitting & Crochet Guild as ...
Photograph of Tricia Basham

Tricia Basham finalist in Volunteer of the Year Award 2022

We are delighted that Tricia Basham was one of three finalists in the Heritage Crafts/March Volunteer of the Year Award ...
Knitting & Crochet Guild 12 Days of Christmas 2023. Festive cartoon

12 Days of Christmas 2022

Welcome to the 12 Days of Christmas from the Knitting & Crochet Guild. On each day until 5th January 2023 ...
Image by rawpixel.com on Freepik

Our new website is now live

We've been talking about a new website for some time. Then at the end of October our previous supplier told ...