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Welcome

Welcome to the blog for the Kings Knitters. We are a friendly and informal group of knitters and crocheters who meet in the snug in the Kings Arms Salford on Monday evenings. Join us there from 7pm till about 9ish. Regulars

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Knitters in the snug
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Welcome

Welcome to the blog for the Kings Knitters. We are a friendly and informal group of knitters and crocheters who meet in the snug in the Kings Arms Salford on Monday evenings. Join us there from 7pm till about 9ish. Regulars

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The Kings Arms Knitters

It seems you can’t move on the high street for bunting this year. Bunting bunting bunting. At the kings we wanted our own. In a heraldic shape and Hogwarts colours we get away from the kitschy jubilee theme. It’s the

The Kings Arms Knitters

It seems you can’t move on the high street for bunting this year. Bunting bunting bunting. At the kings we wanted our own. In a heraldic shape and Hogwarts colours we get away from the kitschy jubilee theme. It’s the

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Secret location for next week

We have had an email from the nice folk at the Kings. They are closed for filming but will keep the upstairs bar open for us. Go round the back of the pub ‘The black door between the garden and

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Secret location for next week

We have had an email from the nice folk at the Kings. They are closed for filming but will keep the upstairs bar open for us. Go round the back of the pub ‘The black door between the garden and

Julie made…

We challenged people to guess what Julie was making, when she tried that at knit club it was a matter of seconds before someone shrieked “Shrek Hat!” Here it is in its glory.  If you would like to see more

Julie made…

We challenged people to guess what Julie was making, when she tried that at knit club it was a matter of seconds before someone shrieked “Shrek Hat!” Here it is in its glory.  If you would like to see more

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Outdoor knitting

After a warm day, many of us had melted in offices, outdoor knitting in the beer garden was just the thing for a relaxing Monday night. Richmal explains how good the smell of wet lambswool is

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Outdoor knitting

After a warm day, many of us had melted in offices, outdoor knitting in the beer garden was just the thing for a relaxing Monday night. Richmal explains how good the smell of wet lambswool is

Guess what Julie made

Can you guess what Julie is currently working on? Julie is a new mum. We saw her working on a million tiny garments that just didn’t seem gender neutral enough, so were delighted to hear about the birth of her

Guess what Julie made

Can you guess what Julie is currently working on? Julie is a new mum. We saw her working on a million tiny garments that just didn’t seem gender neutral enough, so were delighted to hear about the birth of her

One we made earlier: Knitmas Tree

In 2010, the Kings Arms asked us if we would knit them a Christmas Tree. We thought this was a perfectly reasonable request. It was October, so many of us hadn’t even started to panic about the amount of hats,

One we made earlier: Knitmas Tree

In 2010, the Kings Arms asked us if we would knit them a Christmas Tree. We thought this was a perfectly reasonable request. It was October, so many of us hadn’t even started to panic about the amount of hats,

Lamposts outside

One we made earlier: Flowers in the the other city.

Last May were asked by Sounds From the Other City if we would brighten up the festival with some yarn bombing. After talking it over in the snug at the Kings we went away with a plan. ThatRoger! made a great many

Lamposts outside

One we made earlier: Flowers in the the other city.

Last May were asked by Sounds From the Other City if we would brighten up the festival with some yarn bombing. After talking it over in the snug at the Kings we went away with a plan. ThatRoger! made a great many