Knit for Japan in the German news

DSC_0248The German Press Agency has kindly  mentioned ‘Knit for Japan’ in an article to their subscribing newspapers. 2 German newspapers already have published the article. Here the link to the article on Main-Netz. Of course, the article is written in German.

ドイツのプレス庁は親切に’Knit for Japan’について記事を作りました。ドイツにある二つの新聞がその記事を発表しています。こちらで読んで下さい。ドイツ語です。

50 more Granny Squares – 50枚以上のグラニー·スクエア


Some of the staff of Naito Shoji have kindly put their crochet hooks together and so far made 50 Granny Squares. They used a large variety of Naito yarns creating a wonderful range of beautiful squares.

Lace for Iwate – 岩手にレース

A lady at one of the temporary housing facilities in Iwate was asking, if I could send her some lace yarn. I had a nice amount together and today shipped a box to her.


6 more boxes of Granny Squares and yarn – グラニース・クエアと毛糸

Over the past week I got 6 more quite large boxes of “Granny Squares” and yarn. It will take me some days to go through and post pictures of them all. Below I post pictures of one of the boxes here from Japan I opened today.


Yarn, hooks and hats from Holland – オランダから毛糸、針と帽子

The other day I received a box from The Netherlands full of yarn, crochet hooks, knitting needles and knitted hats. A letter inside said that another box with Granny Squares is in the process.


Yarn and Granny Squares – 毛糸やグラニースクエア

The other day I received a nice parcel with yarn and some knitting tools. Also included was a small beaded bag. Than I received an envelope with a blue & white Granny Square and my student at the knit cafe also gave me more squares last week.


Yarn, Needles, Amigurumi – 毛糸、針やあみぐるみ

Over the past days I received several parcels from the US and Japan. Knitters have send me beautiful yarn and a lot of needles and crochet hooks. On knitter included several cute amigurumi, which will make some kids smile.