Knit One, Purl One, Smile

This fall, Project Knitwell launched two new programs to share the therapeutic power of knitting with very different communities.In the brand-new Ronald McDonald Room at INOVA-Children’s Hospital, volunteer Shelly will visit on the first and third Mondays of...

Project Knitwell featured in Vogue

Project Knitwell’s pilot program working with those affected by homelessness at Street Sense  was featured in the Spring/Summer 2017 issue of Vogue Knitting.   Cynthia, a participant in our knitting group at Street Sense says:   “Knitting is very...

Two New Sites in February 2017

Project Knitwell is thrilled to announce two new knitting program sites this month. We are piloting another school based program, working with special education students in Fairfax County, VA. In addition, we will be piloting a program with Street Sense, knitting with...

Project Knitwell Featured in Noro Magazine

Project Knitwell’s work is mentioned prominently in Leslie Petrovski’s article Stitch Happy, in the Fall/Winter 2016 issue of Noro Magazine. Leslie writes, “Research shows that knitting is good for the ol’ noggin,” referring to the...