So you want to learn to knit

Once a necessity for creating garments, knitting is now a hobby that involves making clothing from a ball of yarn and a pair of metal needles. What it is:

7th January, 2006

Once a necessity for creating garments, knitting is now a hobby that involves making clothing from a ball of yarn and a pair of metal needles. The yarn is knitted together by interlocking loops in a technique that can be traced back to the fifth century BC when it was used to make sandal socks in the Middle East. Today the process is used to create everything from scarves and jumpers to teddy bears and...

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