Knitting Challenge


We are pleased to announce details of the 2017 Knitting Challenge and Sherborne Vase Challenge.

The Knitting Challenge is open to all machine knitters, not just Guild members. Information about the categories, plus design and judging criteria are included on the Entry Form. Waistcoat patterns suitable for Category 2 will be uploaded here in due course, so please check back again. Click the link below to download and print a copy of the form.

Knitting Challenge 2017 information and Entry Form

The Sherborne Vase Challenge is for groups of machine knitters and has had a number of changes made this year. Click the link below to download and print the form for full details including information on the number of participants and what you are required to knit plus the design and judging criteria.

Sherborne Vase 2017 information and Entry Form

The address to send your entry to is included on the Entry Form. Closing date for all entries: Friday 5th May 2017.


Knitting Challenge 2016 - winner of the Creativity Cup - Lynne Timmins



To see the results of the 2016 Challenge (and previous years) click here

You will find photographs of each of the Award Winners and Highly Commended entries in each category, followed by all the other entries.