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Slow Knitting, Slow Crochet, and Mindfulness

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Slow Knitting, Slow Crochet, and Mindfulness

Have you ever sat in silence or with some soft background music and really took your time to work on your knitting or crochet project? Then you’ve felt part of what slow knitting and slow crochet is like. What is slow knitting and slow crochet? Slow knitting has been described by Hannah Thiessen as an approach to knitting (and crochet) that has an emphasis on making knitting/crochet a meditation, a passion and a unique necessity. She further goes on to write in her book Slow Knitting: “For those of us who knit, our fiber purchases add up, too, and quickly...

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