Knitting is so fucking magical. It gives me something to focus on when I’m overthinking. It calms me when I’m anxious. It helps me feel productive when I’m depressed. And after putting some time in I have a gift for myself or a friend. I just love it so fucking much.
I thought that song “Rude” was kinda… you know… rude? Like why is this dude gonna marry that girl whether or not her Dad says it’s okay? Why is he even asking if he’s gonna marry her anyway? But then I heard…
I am not a very voracious knitter. I can knit and purl and occasionally even cast on and off and beyond that, no. BUT I am a decent organizer, so here are some tips for keeping your yarn tangle free while you knit:
When you buy yarn it comes in one or two forms. If it’s from a fancy yarn shop it’ll most likely be a hank:
or if you buy it from joann’s or michael’s or walmart it’ll most likely be in a skein:
It is a Bad Idea to start knitting right away with these because you will end up with:
And then you will cry (not that I know from experience or something)