Communities Knit Together

Communities Knit Together

I like to think that my great grandmother had the opportunity to be a part of one of these women circles when she came to Canada from Sweden. What a respite from the solitude of the long, dark and bitterly cold winters. Enjoy this DailyFind, love from CW!

The grey room was warmly aglow with the latest personal updates and the rhythmic clack of knitting needles. Likely, a scene like this has been experienced countless times before; it almost sounds like the setting for the next feel-good film to hit the screen. The characters in the room boast a bevy of remarkable personalities, including the famously knowledgeable matriarch and her infectiously passionate unofficial second-in-command, recent immigrants to Canada and their friend who assists with the English language patterns, new knitters who sit under the benevolently watchful gaze […]

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