Hello! Can you believe it’s March already?! There’s so much more light and touches of spring in the days now. Hopefully you’re having a lovely weekend so far and enjoy this short p/hop update. Fundraising Thank you!! You’ve helped P/HOP raise over £64,000 for MSF. What’s going on this month   Some of […]

Springing into March

Sorry folks, there was meant to be an interview here from a former MSF field person. However, life has been a bit busy of late, so it’s been shuffled along the timeline. Seriously, I think small people are time bandits. Looking back on March, lots went on for P/HOP too. Here are some […]

April Newsletter

Good morning folks and welcome back! My primary craft is crochet. I started when as a kid and while exploring knitting takes much of my time these days, crochet is still a massive part of my heart and thinking. So when we’re at shows there’s a bit of a kick to […]

Crochet Love <3

Good morning & welcome back. The original post for this month just didn’t seem appropriate so it’ll go out later this month. Grab a cuppa and settle in for a read. I promise it isn’t too taxing. As makers and of course human beings, I believe there is more uniting […]

Acts of Kindness

Happy New Year! It feels like ages since the holiday so hopefully you’re first full week of work went well. Grab a cup of something hot and gather round. I’ve stared at this post for quite a while not knowing really what to write about, then realise there is so much background […]

Welcome 2017!

Morning, it’s hard to believe we are at the end of the year already! I hope you’re having a lovely calm Sunday with a hot drink and a bit of relaxing crochet or knitting to hand. We had four new designs donated by four different designers; Ember, Staircase Mitts, Textured […]

Wrapping Up 2016

I know with the cold snap it seems that summer is well and truly over but it doesn’t have to be! Endless Summer is our latest pattern from the lovely Miranda Jollie. It’s designed as a lace-weight infinity scarf for warmer days, with a pattern inspired by waves, sand dunes and […]

New Pattern: Endless Summer

Texture Mitts for Men by Alessandra Parsons
  We’re very pleased to launch a new pattern just before our visit to Fibre’s East this year. Textured Mitts for Men is designed by Alessandra Parsons who kindly donated it to P/HOP. The pattern is worked in the round using your favourite method and features a combination of moss and cable stitches. It’s […]

New Pattern | Textured Mitts for Men

Well that was fun! I was super nervous going up to Woolfest as the new co-ordinator, first time Woofest attendee and first ever stall holding at a festival. Phew! Well the nerves were unnecessary because the weekend turned out wonderful. The Woolfest staff were amazing, everything was so well organised and everyone was […]

On the road: Woolfest 2016

The baton is passed, well the blue folder really, and I’m new p/hop co-ordinator! Hi there! My name is Heidi aka Ready! Set! Stitch! over on the internets and all things social media. I first learned of MSF and their work when they set up an office over in Dublin, what […]

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