Video: Benefits of Crochet and Knitting for Kids

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Loved seeing this video by Soham Craft Creations in which kids share the benefits of learning crochet

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Cura de ganchillo: Cynthia Maddox

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Cynthia Maddox was a multicrafter for many years. She learned to crochet in her twenties but focused mostly on sewing. Then after her husband died she rediscovered crochet and found that it helped her with the grief she was going through. She has also found that crochet helps her with the pain, brain fog and other difficult symptoms of fibromyalgia and RA. She shares her story in this interview.

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Crafting a LifeKnitting as Prayer

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En este video, Rev. Ian W. Riddell talks about the benefits of yarn crafting and how knitting is a form of prayer for him.

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Leanne’s Crochet Mandala (the final post of submissions to Mandalas for Marinke!)

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Leanne writes, “I am also someone who suffers from depression. My crochet hook is my weapon in my battle against this illness. Stitch by stitch I’m taking back my life.

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