Knitters include Anushka, Merrin, Issy, jenny, Maureen, Helen, and Sally.
Knitters Guild members were asked to help Matt and Alex from the triple j breakfast show knit a special blanket as part of a "J Trade" promotion.
"KNIT FEST 20149 September 2014
by Alex Dyson triple j presenter
"This morning the studio was packed full of ladies. They were from the NSW Knitters Guild and they were here to help us create a delightful alpaca fleece knee blankie for Angela from the Gold Coast in exchange for her diamond ring.
Our faces were filled with concentration, and to be honest I really can't remember what else happened on the show because I was too busy trying to not drop a stitch."
"Angela on the Gold Coast has offered to trade her diamond ring she received from an ex-lover! She said she'd swap it for a triple j knee-blankie knitted from Lucky the alpaca's fleece. What should we trade the ring for?
We're going to use Lucky's fleece to make the triple j drum logo which will be stitched onto a woolen blanket, generously woven by the "Chicks with Sticks" (aka the Knit Guild NSW). Here they are showing Matt & Alex how to knit... "