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Knitters' Block

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Knitters' Block

When you can't decide on yarn or a pattern - too much choice sometimes leads to no choiceYou know you want to knit something, you even knit in your sleep. You wake up determined that today is the day you start a new project. You look through your stash for two hours but can't choose the yarn. Then you realize that you can't choose the yarn because you don't know what pattern you want to knit. So you go though your knitting magazines and pattern collection but can't seem to find the right pattern. Time to try Revelry and Pinterest....

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What moves you?

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What moves you?

Does knitting for extended periods of time compromise our physical fitness? Picture credit https://iamachild.wordpress.com/2012/08/01/david-adolf-constant-artz-1837-1890-dutch/ I love knitting and I am sure you can say the same about yourself. I love crocheting too. I love yarn crafts of all kinds. I also love doing them for extended periods of time. Knitting has given me a lot more than wearable garments. It has given me hope in darker times, it's kept me sane through rough patches in my life, it's given me a sense of accomplishment when I most needed it. The benefits of knitting for my mind and soul are countless....

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