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