Think outside the square blanket challenge
Join the Think Outside the Square Blanket Challenge!
Our aim is make and donate over 200 blankets to the community by the end of winter each year – so grab those knitting needles and get knitting!!
We are happy to take squares throughout the year but only officially run the challenge from April- July.
The first handover to the community is on the 1st of June, we need all completed blankets by Friday the 28th of May.
The second handover is on the 31st of July, we need all completed blankets by Tuesday the 27th of July.
If you have any other queries you can email us.
Frequently Asked Questions
What size needles should I use?
How many stitches should I cast on?
What ply wool should I use?
Can I crochet instead of knit squares?
Should they be brightly coloured or more muted tones?
Is there a pattern to follow?
How many squares make a blanket?
Can I donate completed blankets?
Can When are the squares due?
Round 2: Square will need to be to us by 28th July for an early August handover.