Nicole Abene

Knit a Sweater for a Penguin and Help Save an Oil-Spill Victim's Life

by , 10/23/11
filed under: News, Uncategorized

penguins, knitting, fashion philanthropy, eco-fashion, sustainable fashion, green fashion, ethical fashion, sustainable style, New Zealand, oil spills

1,000 penguins have already perished in the aftermath of the recent oil spill in New Zealand.  Now, the country is asking for help from knitters to protect the adorable birds from ingesting the oil while preening.  The “penguin jumpers” will keep them safe and warm until they can get cleaned up.  Click ahead to learn more about the project and get the free pattern to start working on your penguin sweater!

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