Who is Knitting on The Masked Singer? Celebrity identity clues and theories
3 January 2023, 08:56 | Updated: 6 February 2023, 14:18
Knitting performs on The Masked Singer UK
Who is the celebrity behind the Knitting costume on The Masked Singer 2023? All the clues revealed...
The Masked Singer is here to brighten your weekend with a whole host of weird and wonderful new costumes.
Our favourite judges are back with the likes of Jonathan Ross, Rita Ora, Davina McCall and Mo Gilligan attempting to guess who is behind the mask.
And one character which was kicked off the show in week six, is knitting.
So, which celebrity was behind the costume and what clues were given? Here’s what we know…
Who is Knitting? Clues and theories so far
Knitting was revealed to be Claire Richards from Steps, with judges Davina McCall and Stephen Mulhern guessing correctly.
She said: "I thought you were going to get me from day one, I was so chuffed when you didn't before.
"I am a massive, massive fan of this show, I feel like a fan who has won a competition."
See the full list of clues and hints here:
- Lancaster accent
- Links to morning TV
- Describe themselves as ‘crafty’
- Connection to theatre
- A magpie
- “I am a big warm hello and cuddle"
- "Knitting is easy, it's the crossing of sticks. Count all of your stitches, there should 26"
After watching the performance, some fans were convinced Stacey Solomon could be behind the mask as she enjoys crafting and DIY.
Actress Jane Horrocks and Cheryl were also among the list of suggestions.
Other guesses from the judges included AJ Odudu due to the Lancaster accent and TV presenter Konnie Huq.
Who are the other Masked Singer contestants?
What time is The Masked Singer on ITV?
The show is on every Saturday at 7pm.
When is The Masked Singer final?
We don't yet have an official date of when the final is, but the show usually runs for eight weeks.