100th International Women’s Day

Today, the 100th International Women’s Day, there are 100 events taking place at Glasgow’s Tramway and Hidden Gardens. Organised by garterstitch100 the events which include speakers,dance, music, sound installations, visual art, children’s events PLUS a whole lot of knitting.

100 Million Stitches, a beautiful knitted centrepiece made from hundreds of contributed knitted squares,  will not only celebrate women’s achievements but also mark the estimated 60 million to 100 million females said to be missing from today’s global population. If you can, get along over to Glasgow and join in the fun and if you can’t be there in person have a look at what a lot of nimble fingers have created so far here

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