Every April, women from all over the world gather in Fuglafjørður to learn about all things related to knitting. This cosy festival features living-room workshops with quality teachers, interesting lectures, live music and private accommodation. The personal feel of the festival and the friendly nature of the community has ensured its increasing popularity.
Read this article in the The Guardian about the Knitting Festival and about knitting in the Faroe Islands in general.
Here is also a five-minute guide to knitting in the Faroe Islands, written by journalist Georgina Wilson-Powell.