This is my birthkit purse. It has been all over the world, and has formed the basis of hundreds of conversations. I made it myself, and I use it to show women, families, friends, students and colleagues how little one really…
Knitted breast patterns and exchange
Sara Wickham offers links to some knitted breast patterns online.
The value of the knitting midwife
Sara Wickham tells the story of the Silent Knitting Workshop in Hawaii and reflects on the value of ‘the knitting midwife’.
The Elephant Collective: a story of women’s creativity
Sara Wickham shares a bit of the story of The Elephant Collective, a group using knitting and activitism to honour and draw attention to maternal death
A recipe for knitting a hat for a baby…
Sara Wickham offers a recipe for a knitted baby hat. Includes reminders to breathe, dream and drink tea as well as the actual knitting steps.
15 ways to knit a uterus
Sara Wickham offers links to a range of knitted uterus patterns and related crafts, all freely available online for those seeking some craft ideas!
Home-made birth hearts recipe…
Sara Wickham shares her ‘recipe’ for home-made birth hearts. Can be a childbirth education activity, or just something nice to do for friends.