Knitting History Forum TRC Leiden Conference 2019 โ€“ By pure chance I happened upon a similar pattern pair of Sanquhar knitted socks in the TRC exhibition, see notes in 2019 AGM minutes and subsequent post on website โ€“ image 2019 by Christine Carnie

CFP: Knitting History Conference 2021

Knitting History Forum TRC Leiden Conference 2019 โ€“ KHF Chair Prof Sandy Black models the EKHG Sanquhar gloves donated by Kirstie Buckland, see notes in 2019 AGM minutes and subsequent post on website โ€“ image 2019 by Christine Carnie
Knitting History Forum TRC Leiden Conference 2019 โ€“ image copyright 2019 by Christine Carnie

Are you still considering presenting a paper online at the Knitting History Forum Conference in November 2021? KHF welcomes original research papers from contributors around the world on items such as knitted hats, caps, bonnets, gloves, stockings or shoes, from any culture and within any historical period up to the end of the 19th Century. Why not put on your thinking cap this weekend and submit an extended abstract of between 1200 and 1400 words to KHF chair Prof Sandy Black on s.black@fashion.arts.ac.uk? The deadline of Wednesday 30 June is just days away.

 

Images by Christine Carnie from the Knitting History Forum TRC Leiden Conference in 2019. Top image: Knitted socks in the TRC exhibition. Above left image: KHF Chair Prof Sandy Black models the EKHG Sanquhar gloves donated by Kirstie Buckland. See notes in 2019 AGM minutes and Christine Carnie’s conference report on the Knitting History website http://knittinghistory.co.uk/exhibitions/2019-knitting-history-conference-report/