Knitting Needle Baskets

Knitting basket, willow frame and plaited rush weavers. Highland Folk MuseumKnitting Needle baskets were used to store needles and wool

What we know about knitting needle baskets

These baskets were used to hold needles with knitting in progress. One made from cane was found at Dumfries museum and another made from willow woven with twine, made from soft rush, was found at the Highland Folk Museum. If …Continue reading “What we know about knitting needle baskets”

Knitting needle basket gallery

Cane knitting needle basket from Dumfries Museum