We are excited that In the Loop4, coming up 26-28 August at the University of Glasgow, will host a small marketplace to showcase Scottish makers of knitting-related wares: fibre, yarn, jewellery, stitch markers, project bags, etc. The current roster of participants includes The Border Mill, The Border Tart, Ginger Twist Studios, Gong Crafts, Helen Robertson… Continue reading
Despite the highly changeable weather, we had a great day at the Commonwealth Games Cycling Road races today, and the crowds of people who gathered to watch the race loved the hand-knitted flags! Thanks so much to the Glasgow Uni historians and friends who were pressed into flag-hanging and photography duties. But mainly thanks to… Continue reading
We’re hoping to hang the Commonwealth flags in front of the University of Glasgow Sunday AM. But the weather report sounds threatening, so we will need to watch the forecast (and the clouds)! Fingers crossed!
We had a fun Flag Friday! Twenty gold medals were awarded today, to competitors from eight Commonwealth nations: Australia, Canada, England, Kenya, Scotland, Singapore, South Africa and Uganda. To see these and all the other flags, please visit our Flickr page. Thanks to all of you who joined in, retweeting and posting our messages,including the… Continue reading
Welcome to Flag Friday! We will be following all of today’s results on our project twitter feed (@glasgowuniknit) by posting the appropriate knitted flag for every gold medal won. Twenty gold medals will be awarded today…follow our tweets to see how many different flags are being raised!