Hello! Thank you for visiting Knittingtopia!
Knittingtopia was born out of a love, no, a passion for yarn craft. I was taught how to knit over 30 years ago by my mother who, was in turn, taught by her mother. All of my four Aunts also knit so there was no escaping it even if I had wanted to. I was around 4 years old and I can still remember the yellow scarf I made for my teddy using these horrible blue plastic needles that tended to bend under my extremely tight tension. The scarf ended up having a hole in it where I had gone wrong so I cut it out!
Over the years of knitting, and later, crocheting everyday (yes, I'm addicted!) my skills have vastly improved. Even to this day I still find it amazing that what is effectively, 2 sticks and a ball of string, can be turned into the simplest of items like an iPod case to the most intricate adult wear and…
- Joined June 8, 2012