河北新報『七ヶ浜の女性90人が編み物 海外へ送り支援』

3月7日(月)


 

TOKYO FM 『ホンダスマイルミッション』 

broadcasted on March 8th 8:10am~8:17am



日本ヴォーグ社「毛糸だま」2015年秋号「Keitodama Expressー被災者の編み手たちが集まれる場所を建設中」



木村正人のロンドンでつぶやいたろう「毛糸で結ばれた心の絆をつなぎ続けようー宮城県七ヶ浜町にヤーンアライブハウス完成」

posted: August 4 2015


 

 

NHK Miyagi

Broadcasted: January 28, 2014


ロジャー大葉のラジオな気分 Tohoku Broadcasting Company

Broadcasted: September 9, 2014


NHK Premium BS

Broadcasted: August 20, 2014


Kahoku Shinbun: 『3年間の活動振り返る』

Printed: December 28, 2013  


Splendid Sticks, creativeknittingmagazine.com:  "Miracle in Seattle - The Gift from Annie's Readers" 

Posted: December 20, 2013

I told the story about sending a large donation of yarn to Japan in 2012 and how I needed help sending another donation in 2013. Wow, thank you Annie’s readers!  Did you ever come through with the donations! Yarn came streaming into Minnesota from Annie’s readers all over the country. Read More..


Wall Street Journal Blog: "Japan Tsunami Victims Export Yarn of Hope"

Posted: November 18, 2013

Two and a half years after the devastating earthquake and tsunami in northern Japan, some victims are taking on a new challenge: Helping others in need as far away as Syria and the Philippines.   Read More...


Chunichi Shinbun: 『編み物で被災者、生き生き 米宣教師が呼び掛け』

Printed: November 2, 2013  

東日本大震災で被災した宮城県七ケ浜町の高齢女性らが、仮設住宅団地の集会所に集まって皆で編み物をし、元気を取り戻しつつある。米国人宣教師の女性が呼び掛けたこの活動に共感の輪が広がり、国内各地だけでなく、海外からも編み物材料などの善意が届く。 

続きを読む...


Splendid Sticks, creativeknittingmagazine.com:  "The Sisterhood of Yarn and the Grace of God"

Posted: July 3, 2013

I have a girlfriend named Teddy who lives halfway around the world — in Japan. We’ve never met in person, but we’ve built our friendship around a common love for knitting.  Read More..


CNN: "Lost and found: Japan one year later"

Posted: March 11, 2012

Most Japanese women had knitted or crocheted at some point in their lives, so Teddy collected needles, hooks and yarn.  Read More... 


Wall Street Journal: "Japanese Elderly Knit a Safety Net"

Posted:  March 5, 2012

SHICHIGAHAMA, Japan—Every Tuesday in this tsunami-ravaged fishing village, the "Yarn Alive" knitting club meets—an accidental support group for a handful of the thousands of elderly Japanese still homeless after disaster swept away their lives nearly a year ago.  Read More..


仮設住宅に生まれた年配者の輪 きっかけは「編み物続きを読む...


Wall Street Journal: "An Ohio Church Puts the Yarn in Japan's 'Yarn Alive' Club"

Posted: March 4, 2012

Ms. Sawka has organized a knitting club there to give elderly tsunami survivors an activity, appealing for yarn in the U.S., Europe and all over Japan.  Read More...


Wall Street Journal: "Knitting Through Disaster"

Posted: March 2, 2012

The members of a knitting group at a tsunami-ravaged fishing village share the difficulties that thousands of homeless victims still face nearly a year after disaster swept away their lives. Read more...


CNN ireport: "Yarn making a difference"

Posted: March 4, 2012

Yarn Alive was born out of a desire to help women living in temporary housing as a result of the March 11, 2011 tsunami.  Read More..


Chunichi Shinbun: 「米国女性 被災者に編み物指導」
Printed: June 23, 2011

Reprinted Web Edition: June 26, 2011

宮城県七ケ浜町の中心部にある仮設住宅の集会所で、中高年の女性たちがおしゃべりしながら、盛んに手を動かしている。  続きを読む...