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Knitted hats on bottles

The Big Knit is back. Grab your needles and help us be there for older people with no one else to turn to.

What is the Big Knit?

Every year, we ask you to knit tiny woollen hats, and each one gets placed on an innocent smoothie bottle.

For every smoothie sold, we receive 25p, and that money helps us fight loneliness among older people in Wales.

How to join in

Choose a pattern - have a look at our patterns and choose your favorite to download.

Knit away - knit in front of the telly, or gather a group of friends and chat over the click-clack of needles.

Send us your hats Pop your hats in the post to us

Age Cymru Gwent

12 Baneswell Road


NP20 4BP


Any questions?

Drop us an email or call us on 01633 763330. We're happy to answer any of your Big Knit questions!