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Handknitting Association of Iceland

Date : 2011-04-05 14:43:42

DescriptionThe Handknitting Association of Iceland was founded in November of 1977. A few women, who had used knitting to supplement their families´income, decided to join forces and established an organization in order to facilitate more extensive marketing of their knitted products. The initial members´ meeting was held in Reykjavík and was attended by close to 1.000. Active members are currently around 200.

Street AddressSkólavörðustígur 19



Name of InstitutionHandknitting Association of Iceland

Phone(354) 552 1890


Fax(354) 554 5632

Type of ActivitySupport Institution

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