Make your own 'Olympknits'
This summer sees the UK play host to the largest sporting event in the world. Get in the spirit by knitting your very own Olympknit athletes! These projects are featured in the book, 'The Olympknits: Knit 18 Champion Athletes and a Handsome Horse' by Laura Long.
Download the knitting patterns to make these synchronised swimmers or Wayne the Weightlifter!
Updated June 2012
As London gears up to play host to the world's biggest sporting event this summer, we're getting in the mood with these cute Olympknit athletes. Readers can order Olympknits for the special price of £5.25 (rrp £6.99 with free p&p (UK only). To order please visit RUCraft and receive free p&p (UK only) on everything in the Olympknit shop. Use promo code R11663 upon checkout or call RUCraft on 0844 8805851. This offer is valid until July 22 2012. Want to see more? See if the Olympknits win gold in this YouTube clip.