History of knitting

Uncover the rich history of knitting and its cultural significance. From ancient origins to modern trends, discover the evolution of this beloved craft and be inspired to create your own masterpieces.
1.Knitting considered to be older than crochet and younger than weaving. 2.The current world’s quickest knitter is Miriam Tegels from the Netherlands. She can knit 118 stitches in one minute! 3.Knitting started off as a male-only occupation! When the very first knitting guild, established in Paris in 1527, no women were allowed to join. Wow, imagine that! 4.Early knitting needles materials included ivory, tortoiseshell, and bone. Read More Facts on our post. #knitting #knittinghistory Knitting Projects, Amigurumi Patterns, Machine Knitting, Irish Knitting, Free Knitting, Vogue Knitting, Knitting Tips, Knitting Needles, Knitting Pattern

1.Knitting considered to be older than crochet and younger than weaving. 2.The current world’s quickest knitter is Miriam Tegels from the Netherlands. She can knit 118 stitches in one minute! 3.Knitting started off as a male-only occupation! When the very first knitting guild, established in Paris in 1527, no women were allowed to join. Wow, imagine that! 4.Early knitting needles materials included ivory, tortoiseshell, and bone. Read More Facts on our post. #knitting #knittinghistory

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Jennifer Priest | Crafts + Craft Rooms, DIY Money Gifts, Recipes
Who Invented Knitting? Travel, History, Knitting, Inventions, Joan, Landmarks

Knitting is a pretty amazing craft. By moving a couple needles around and making loops in a piece of thread, you can create any piece of clothing and a wide range of other items. But where did it come from? How did the idea of looping thread around a set of knitting needles over and over again come to be? And how did it become so popular? In Who Invented Knitting? A Look into Knitting History, we hope to put an answer to those questions. Knitting has a twisted, but fascinating, history to…

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joan larsen
The History of Knitting Pt 1: Mysterious Origins | http://sheepandstitch.com/the-history-of-knitting-part-1-mysterious-origins/

Who invented knitting? Was it a sage or a shaman who one day picked up two sticks, some string, and began the incredible act of knitting? Was this ancient genius filled with divine inspiration or dark magic? Could it have been a lucky accident? When I began researching the history of knitting, I expected legends […]

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Scott Cooper
The History of Crochet: From Tambour through Irish Crochet | Do you know about the history of crochet? Crochet, Amigurumi Patterns, Knitting, Crochet Classes, Irish Crochet, Crochet Basics, Crochet Chart, Slip Stitch Crochet, All Free Crochet

We have all these free crochet patterns for you to make but where did it all come from? The evolution of crochet is quite the thought. Who do we have to thank for giving us the knowledge on using a thin tool to manipulate string/yarn to form projects? Where did it all come from? What has changed from the past to today’s society? Crochet history, like most history, isn't black and white but we do know a lot. Modern crochet has come a long way from the origins of crochet. This page, History of…

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