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What Knot To Wear

What Knot To Wear

I took up knitting this weekend, dear readers. For real. Stop laughing. I really did. My friend Kelly’s been trying to get me interested for a while. She’s all talented and whatnot, making socks for her daughter and stitching up a storm of gorgeous scarves and shawls. So, I acquiesced and agreed to join her Knotty Knitters meeting (I’m not making up the name) and even agreed to *try* to knit something. She suggested a people scarf in lilac. I counter offered with a cat scarf (for Penny, right) in black. Yes. A cat scarf. In black. While everyone else happily chatted and stitched with ease on their brightly colored items, I labored over every knit and perl of my tiny black scarf. How demoralizing. Why do people do this, and in an organized fashion, no less? Why are twelve grown women sitting around on a perfectly beautiful Saturday afternoon … Read the rest