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The Language of Knitting

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The Language of Knitting

Is there a more universal language than knitting? Music and art are definitely up there. Knitting is such a complex, yet simple, language too - it engages all of our senses and it enriches us in incredible ways. As human beings, we never forget how something makes us feel and knitting and yarn are always bringing out positive emotions. From the touch of the softest ball of yarn to staying warm wrapped in a cosy handmade blanket to the look on a person's face when you give them a hand knit scarf. Knitting is universal - no matter where you...

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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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