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My daughter has been begging me to learn how to crochet and knit. I told her she was barking up the wrong tree. I just don’t have it in me. I actually watched about 5 different “beginner” YouTube videos in an attempt to get Natalie started.

Epic FAIL.

I couldn’t even get the KNOT started. WHAT? Impossible.

Our friends have a daughter who is an avid knitter and we had them over yesterday to give both of us a mini-lesson. They were SO CUTE!! Of course, I spent most of the afternoon and evening with the mom. I missed the information! But my daughter kept coming out with her new creations.

I am going to look for some sort of after-school or weekend program in the neighborhood. I think it’s a wonderful skill to know, right?

I already put in my order – a scarf for the winter! I will let you know how it goes.

Do you crochet or knit? Do you have any tips?? Books? Videos? Would love any advice!

Vera
Vera Sweeney, mom, blogger, social media influencer and New York resident, is the founder of LadyAndTheBlog.com. She is considered one of the top female digital influencers in today’s social media space. Her lifestyle and parenting brand helps busy women stay on top of the latest trends in fashion, food, family and travel.

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