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


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.


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.