Thursday, February 03, 2005
The Manly Art of Knitting
No Needling, Please: Guys Are Joining the Knitting Craze
Guys who knit in public say they often get teased or receive odd looks. But others say their knitting can be a conversation starter.Haven't I read this AP filler thing before? I'm sure I've seen it many times, whenever they don't want to put anything of substance on the wire.
Elise Goldschlag, owner of Flying Fingers knitting store in Irvington, N.Y., says her 19-year-old son, Dillon, pulls out his yarn and needles whenever he wants to meet girls at the Rhode Island School of Design, where he's a student.
"I can't believe it: He's using knitting as a babe magnet," she says.
However, via the Wayback Machine, I can add a squib to the Men Knitting Lore here. You may remember the cover:
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