Knitting Nottingham

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Starting with a reminder of the technology that made Nottingham so rich, a story of the impact of knitting on Nottingham, and Nottingham on the world.
(Although forgetting to mention the crucible of political and democratic activity it was to lead to.)
The latest innovation – body monitoring technology, for which NTU announced a grant of £3.3 million had been awarded.

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One piece knitted shoe uppers was a significant innovation in 2004.

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The exhibition is worth the visit. It really makes you want to look.

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And if you are wondering what to do with all those small wool samples from the front of those knitting magazines, why not make a wall decoration?

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http://www.boningtongallery.co.uk/current-exhibitions

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