This is a chronological record of on and offline press coverage knit-a-square received.  In 2009 Lion Brand Yarn Company featured knit-a-square in their monthly online magazine.

20 February 2009 – Lion Yarn Brand Company online magazine article

28 April 2009 – Bangor Daily News – Maine, USA

14 May 2009 – Heidelberg Leader newspaper article, Melbourne, Australia

May 2009 – SNAP, South Mississauga, Ontario, Canada – The Crafter's Cupboard

online press Canada

14 May 09 – Daylesford Advocate newspaper article promoting AIDS in Africa awareness at the Christian Fellowship Church, Daylesford

press article Daylesford Australia

27 May 09 – online article

09 June 09 – Daylesford Advocate press article – Purl's Palace Knit-a-square Day

press article Daylesford Australia

Spring 2009 – staff, faculty members and students from the Luria Library, Santa Barbara College tool on knit-a-square as a community project. They delivered between them 128 squares. This is the article in the College online magazine.

Santa Barbara College and knit-a-square

July 2009 – Dhanu Miskin, a fourth year student at New Jersey Medical School introduced knit-a-square to the faculty.


July 28 2009 – Katherine Gustafson is a freelance writer and editor with a background as a professional fundraiser, journal editor, document developer, and project administrator for international nonprofit organizations. She wrote this article for the good news website, Tonic recieves 35,000 unique visitors a month.

Article in Vogue Knitting America, Fall 2009 by Kristina Sigler


kntting in america

Every square, from everyone who knits or crochets because you have helped spread the word, will be in a blanket making an AIDS orphan warm.