Poppy Homage

Date: 2nd August 2018 | Category: News


 Made from 79,300 crochet, knitted and felt poppies, contributed from the UK and abroad, this project debuted at Wonderwool Wales earlier this year. The idea behind the art piece was to recreate the determination of the women during World War I, who supported the troops overseas by knitting warm clothes. It’s on show at museums in Wales, before finding its home at the Gower Heritage Centre. To see the Curtain of Poppies for yourself, just head to “show events” over at www.wonderwoolwales.co.uk.

Enjoyed this? Why not share it?

169 issue

169 issueHappy holidays: Beautiful patterns for sunny adventures

Grab our button!
Inside Crochet Magazine

Show your support for Inside Crochet Magazine by adding a button to your website. Simple copy and paste the HTML code below onto your website:

Join our newsletter

Join our newsletter to keep up-to-date with Inside Crochet and receive exclusive content – straight to your inbox!

Join our newsletter →
Get the digital download

Inside Crochet - get the digital downloadRead Inside Crochet magazine on the go anywhere in the world with our digital downloads. Available now for iPhone, iPad, Kindle, Blackberry, Windows 8 & Surface!
Download now →