Wooly Events

Coming for a visit to Denmark? Here’s a list of links to upcoming wooly events and festivals, plus local resources for more information.

Festivals 2017

September

08/09- 09/09 North Atlantic Knitting Festival

Nordatlantens Brygge, Strandgade 91, Christianshavn, 1401 København K

Fantastic short-but-sweet festival showcasing the rich knitting traditions and locally produced yarns of Iceland, the Faroe Islands and Greenland.

15/09 – 17/09  Fanø Knitting Festival

Organised by knitting designer Christel Seyfarth, this popular festival runs on the island of Fanø on Denmark’s west coast.

29/09 – 1/10    Knitwork Festival

Kulturhus Indre by, Charlotte Ammundens plads 2, 1359 Kbh K

Lively festival in the heart of Copenhagen bringing together local indie dyers, Danish and international designers and yarn lovers. With workshops (some run in English), talks, giveaways and more.

November

25/11 – 26/11 Sheep Farmer’s Christmas Market

Den Gamle Remise, Blegdamsvej 132, København Ø

Run by Sjællandske Fåreavlere (Zealand’s sheep farmer association), this Copenhagen-based market is a haven of locally produced wooly goodness.

 

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